Book publicity

I haven’t had time to come here for weeks as this past month has been a whirlwind. So much interest in my book. All those publishers who rejected my manuscript as they said, Oscar is not known; they would not get enough sales. THAT WAS THE WHOLE POINT OF THE BOOK!!!


Steven Carroll, The Sydney Morning Herald, June 15-16, 2019, pg. 22.

Garry Shilson-Josling, Australian Aviation, 27 June 2019

Sanya Aziz, FMagazine: Celebrating Female Success, 13 June 2019 

 Upcoming: Ross Fitzgerald, Weekend Australian Review & Grantlee Kieza in QWeekend.


‘Crazy Brave’, Weekend Australian Magazine, June 1-2, pp. 28-30 (edited extract from book)

‘In profile: Mary Garden’, Glasshouse Country & Maleny News, 22 May, pg. 8.

Book launch for Sundowner of the Skies, 5 June, Glasshouse Country & Maleny News

‘Soulful story of the ‘forgotten aviator’, Sunshine Coast Daily, 8 June, pg. 30.

‘Mary’s Story Cycle, Hinterland Times, Jacqui Hensel, June, pg. 11.

Leigh Robshaw, ‘Remembering Oscar: Maleny writer Mary Garden remembers her pioneering father’, Salt, Winter 19, pp. 40-41.

Celebration of a book and an author, Glasshouse Country & Maleny News, 19 June, pp. 2; 28

Mary Barber, Your Time Magazine



28 May: ABC Goldfields-Esperance Poppy Penny 12:50pm.

5th June: ABC Sunshine Coast, Annie Gaffney, 9:50

11th June: Tropical North Meechan Philpott, re-recorded  

19th June: 2ST Dave Stretton, pre-recorded

26th June: 4CA 846 AM, Laurie Atlas, The Daily Agenda, pre-recorded    

27th June: RNZ National. Jim Mora, pre-recorded for Sunday 30th.

upcoming: 1st July: ABC Radio Sydney Breakfast, Josh, 9:00am.

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