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Helen Chryssides

Staff Profile: Helen Chryssides

Helen Chryssides is a freelance author and journalist who works from home. Her articles articles appear in national publications including Reader’s Digest, Who Weekly and The Canberra Times.

Her books include Local Heroes (Collins Dove) which profiles ten prominent Aboriginal people including Cathy Freeman, A Different Light (HarperCollins) which chronicles the experience of 11 individuals who came from overseas to settle in Australia and includes Elizabeth Jolley and Bryce Courtenay, Your Home Business (two editions, Allen & Unwin) and Arabian Nightmare (Allen & Unwin, with Richard Arnot.)