Todd Noy was said to be a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and a towering figure in the online fan-fiction community. His books were delivered around the world. But he may have never existed.
Joining a panel of authors on Q&A, award-winning author John Marsden says he would not write his popular series about teenagers fighting a foreign invasion today due to his "horror" at Australia's treatment of asylum seekers.
When I was a child, a terrifying, child-eating monster lurked under my bed. It took an international flight, the odd pint of beer and an array of worm enthusiasts for me to make sense of its genesis.