Deborah Robertson


Deborah Robertson was born in Bridgetown, WA. Her first book, Proudflesh, won the Steele Rudd Award for the best Australian short story collection in its year of publication, and her stories have been widely published at home and abroad. Her first novel, Careless (Picador, 2006), was published to wide acclaim and bestseller status, and was shortlisted for a number of literary prizes including the prestigious Miles Franklin Award in 2007. A long-term resident of Fremantle, she now lives in Melbourne.

Author Lives In: Melbourne

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The 2012 Melbourne Writers' Festival (MWF) kicks off on Thursday 23 August and we have plenty of wonderful authors in attendance, including: Tom Keneally John Larkin Michael Pryor John Boyne Drusilla Modjeska Andrew Motion Deborah Robertson Elliot Perlman Robert Dessaix Kasey Edwards Candice Bruce Melbourne Writers'...

Here’s a snapshot of just a few of the exciting events happening tomorrow across Australia as part of National Bookshop Day! Sydney At Pages & Pages, Mosman a bunch of our authors will be doing their part behind the counter, including R.A. Spratt, Anita Heiss, Belinda Murrell and Peter FitzSimons, who will also be signing copies of his books. Shearer’s Bookshop...

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