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A fourth-generation grazier, Nicole returned to her family's property in the early 1990s. She is currently the business manager there.

Nicole has a Master of Letters in creative writing and her novels, poetry, travel and genealogy articles have been published in Australia, Germany, America and Singapore.

She is the author of ten novels: The Bark Cutters, A Changing Land,Absolution Creek, SunsetRidge,The Great Plains,Wild Lands, River Run, An Uncommon Woman, Stone Country and The Cedar Tree.

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Welcome to the Penguin Long Weekend Literary Festival! Please enjoy Nicole Alexander’s author talk on her latest novel The Cedar Tree. To purchase a copy, please go to this link https://www.penguin.com.au/books/the-cedar-tree-9780143786856 We’d love to hear your thoughts via #PRHLongWeekend. A fourth-generation grazier, Nicole returned to her family's property in the early 1990s. She is currently the business manager there. Nicole has a Master of Letters in creative writing and her novels, poetry, travel and genealogy articles have been published in Australia, Germany, America and Singapore. She is the author of nine novels: The Bark Cutters, A Changing Land, Absolution Creek, Sunset Ridge, The Great Plains, Wild Lands, River Run, An Uncommon Woman and Stone Country.

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Nicole Alexander, author of THE CEDAR TREE, reads TEN LITTLE FINGERS AND TEN LITTLE TOES by Mem Fox with illustrations by Helen Oxenbury. Find out more: https://www.penguin.com.au/books/ten-little-fingers-and-ten-little-toes-9780670072392 #TenLittleFingersandTenLittleToes #MemFox #NicoleAlexander #HelenOxenbury

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