Susan Duncan

Susan Duncan enjoyed a 25-year career spanning radio, newspaper and magazine journalism, including editing two of Australia's top selling women's magazines, The Australian Women's Weekly and New Idea. She now lives in her own patch of offshore paradise, Pittwater, with her second husband, Bob, in the beautiful home built for poet Dorothea Mackellar in 1925.

Susan's bestselling memoir, Salvation Creek, won the 2007 Nielsen BookData Booksellers Choice Award and was shortlisted for the prestigious Dobbie Award, part of the Nita B Kibble awards for women writers. Its sequel, The House At Salvation Creek, was also a huge bestseller.

She has now turned her hand to fiction and is the author of two novels: The Briny Cafe and Gone Fishing.

Author Lives In: Sydney, Sydney and Canberra

News and Blog

By popular demand, Deborah O’Brien, author of THE TRIVIA MAN, has devised another trivia quiz for those who love literary minutiae. 

Deborah Rodriguez is the author of THE HOUSE ON CARNAVAL STREET. From Kabul to Mexico, THE HOUSE ON CARNAVAL STREET is the life-affirming memoir from Deborah.

A life-affirming, sea-change memoir

Books by Susan Duncan