The Hero Rebellion

Win a signed copy of Hero!

Hero was officially released at OzComicCon, in Sydney last week and I had a blast meeting people, signing books and watching all of the brilliant costumes that wandered past our booth. To celebrate the release, I’m giving away a signed copy of Hero. To enter the giveaway, just click the ‘Enter Giveaway’ button below! Goodreads Book Giveaway Hero by Belinda Crawford Giveaway ends … Continue reading Win a signed copy of Hero!

Revising Hero and the Pantser's Beat Sheet

Just after Christmas, I finished the first draft of Hero and since the New Year I’ve been hard at work on the second draft. Dan Wells’s 7-point plot system (aka the Pantser’s Beat Sheet) has been incredibly helpful during the revision process – particularly the layering process (explained in part 5 of Dan Wells’s lecture, … Continue reading Revising Hero and the Pantser's Beat Sheet

Wildlife of the weird and wonderful kind

On Jørn, Hero’s world, people live in vast floating cities, far out of reach of an airborne toxin known as Pollen. Pollen is only toxic to humans, leaving much of the planet unexplored and its surface teeming with all sorts of weird and wonderful wildlife. For Hero, being a xenozoologist and going down to the … Continue reading Wildlife of the weird and wonderful kind