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Romance novelist.

Australian born, Alli Sinclair has travelled widely, including Nepal and a period spent living in Argentina and Peru, where she worked as a mountain guide and tour guide.

She also volunteers with Books in Homes Australia, a charitable organisation originally founded in New Zealand by Maori author Alan Duff, designed to deliver books of the children's choice to remote and very remote regions, especially in Far North Queensland, the Northern Territory, and Western Australia.

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Awards for Works

y separately published work icon The Cinema at Starlight Creek Chatswood : Mira Books , 2019 15414111 2019 single work novel

'Queensland, 1994: When location manager Claire Montgomery arrives in rural Queensland to work on a TV mini-series, she's captivated by the beauty of Starlight Creek and the surrounding sugarcane fields. Working in a male-dominated industry is challenging, but Claire has never let that stop her pursuing her dreams-until now. She must gain permission to film at Australia's most historically significant art deco cinema, located at Starlight Creek. But there is trouble ahead. The community is fractured and the cinema's reclusive owner, Hattie Fitzpatrick, and her enigmatic great nephew, Luke Jackson, stand in her way, putting Claire's career-launching project-and her heart-at risk.

'Hollywood, 1950: Lena Lee has struggled to find the break that will catapult her into a star with influence. She longs for roles about strong, independent women but with Hollywood engulfed in politics and a censorship battle, Lena's timing is wrong. Forced to keep her love affair with actor Reeves Garrity a secret, Lena puts her career on the line to fight for equality for women in an industry ruled by men. Her generous and caring nature steers her onto a treacherous path, leaving Lena questioning what she is willing to endure to get what she desires.

'Can two women-decades apart-uncover lies and secrets to live the life they've dared to dream?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 finalist Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Historical Romance
y separately published work icon Luna Tango Chatswood : Mira Books , 2014 8239493 2014 single work novel romance

'Tango, like love, is complicated

'Journalist Dani McKenna delves into the world of tango to expose the decades of lies and deception that threaten three generations of her family. She’s desperate to understand the reason her mother abandoned her twenty years ago to become a world-class tango dancer, why her grandma lives in fear of all things tango, and how the brutal murder of a tango music legend in 1950s Buenos Aires now affects her family.

'Dani meets the enigmatic Carlos Escudero, a revered tango dancer and man of intense passion, who helps her unravel tango’s sordid history. Despite Dani’s lack of rhythm, they create their own dance of the souls until the differences in their cultures causes a deep rift. As she seeks to reconnect with Carlos and rebuild her family, tango – the dance of passion – becomes a complicated dance of betrayal.' (Publication summary)

2014 shortlisted Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Contemporary Romance
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