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About normanjorgensen

I'm an Australian writer of books for kids and teenagers. I like traveling and seeing the world, especially through the the lens of my camera. I'm addicted to old movies, red wine and books and decent music.

Shelf Awareness — Norman Jorgensen

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Children’s author Norman Jorgensen has been writing stories since he was in primary school, and his latest story, The Smuggler’s Curse (Fremantle Press), details the rollicking adventures of young Red Read, whose mother…

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Weekend Courier, 17 Feb 2017. Page35

Weekend Courier17 Feb 2017

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Weekend Courier, 17 Feb 2017. Page35

Weekend Courier17 Feb 2017

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Some Background and Research into The Curse

The Smuggler’s Curse is a story set in Broome, a wild and lawless town in the north-west of Australia in 1896 and is about a boy who is sold by his mother as a cabin boy to a sea captain. … Continue reading

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The Smuggler’s Curse by Norman Jorgensen

My new  novel The Smuggler’s Curse is scheduled to be released by Fremantle Press on October 3rd, 2016. It started out in the first draft as a historical novel for high school aged kids, but as it developed, the manuscript … Continue reading

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Coming Up with a Decent Title

Coming Up with a Decent Title.

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A Great Week at Tom Price Primary School

Tom Price Primary School An Independent Public School Writer in Residence Visiting Author This week we have had visiting author, Norman Jorgensen working with all students. Mr Jorgensen has been sharing his stories with the children, answering questions and working … Continue reading

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