Meet Our Team: Katy McEwen event image

Meet Our Team: Katy McEwen

Meet Our Team: Katy McEwen

Friday 13 July 2018

Brought to life by a passion for storytelling, Pantera Press has been publishing great Australian stories since 2008. Our goals to invest in and nurture the next generation of Australian readers and writers would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our team. Our latest team spotlight…

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Lex Hirst Joins Pantera Press

Lex Hirst Joins Pantera Press

Thursday 12 July 2018

Lex Hirst has joined Pantera Press in the newly created role of Publisher. Hirst, most recently Commissioning Editor at Penguin Random House, is also a committee member at the Sydney Arts Management Advisory Group and is a former co-director of the National Young Writers’ Festival. “It’s no secret we have…

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The Road to Becoming a Better Writer: Writing Tips from an Editor

The Road to Becoming a Better Writer: Writing Tips from an Editor

Friday 22 June 2018

The heart of a story lies in the strength of its writer. As an editor, I’m exposed to an extremely diverse range of stories, writers and styles, and I need to know the rules and use the tools to help refine those stories and make them the best they can…

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Meet Our Team: Anabel Pandiella

Meet Our Team: Anabel Pandiella

Friday 15 June 2018

Brought to life by a passion for storytelling, Pantera Press has been publishing great Australian stories since 2008. Our goals to invest in and nurture the next generation of Australian readers and writers would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our team. Our latest team spotlight…

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7 Pick-up Lines from Famous Writers

7 Pick-up Lines from Famous Writers

Thursday 7 June 2018

Dating can be rough. So why not let some of the greatest poetic minds better your chances? With this in mind, we sourced some romantic ‘expressions of interest’ from some hugely talented writers. Have a read below – they’re sure to work!*    Pablo Neruda “I want to…

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Lucy Barrett Joins Pantera Press

Lucy Barrett Joins Pantera Press

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Lucy Barrett, current Sales Director of Bloomsbury Australia, will join Pantera Press in the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer. Barrett will commence her role in late July. “We are incredibly excited to welcome Lucy Barrett to the Pantera Press family,” said Alison Green, CEO of Pantera Press. “Lucy…

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Meet Our Team: John M. Green

Meet Our Team: John M. Green

Friday 18 May 2018

Brought to life by a passion for storytelling, Pantera Press has been publishing great Australian stories since 2008. Our goals to invest in and nurture the next generation of Australian readers and writers would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our team. Our latest team spotlight…

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Truce options Australian writer Les Zig’s novel JUST ANOTHER WEEK IN SUBURBIA

Truce options Australian writer Les Zig’s novel JUST ANOTHER WEEK IN SUBURBIA

Thursday 17 May 2018

Film company Truce films has optioned the dramatic rights to JUST ANOTHER WEEK IN SUBURBIA by Melbourne author Les Zig. Published by Pantera Press, one of Australia’s fastest growing independent publishers, JUST ANOTHER WEEK IN SUBURBIA  tells the story of Casper Gray, a happily married man who…

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10 Signs You’re Book Obsessed

10 Signs You’re Book Obsessed

Thursday 10 May 2018

1. You’re not sure how this is even possible, but your reading list is higher than your ‘Actually Read’ list.   2. You’re just broke. Lol.   3. True romantics bleed for love. And that means paper cuts. But you don’t let that stop you—you’ll heal when you’re dead!   4.

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Where Are They Now: An Intern Success Story

Where Are They Now: An Intern Success Story

Friday 4 May 2018

I began my internship with Pantera Press in November 2017 and finished in February 2018. Since the end of February, I have worked at Penguin Random House as a rights administrator. This is the story of how I went from a forever-intern to a fully-fledged publishing professional. When I started…