Author Archives: Kathryn Heyman

New novel – ‘Storm and Grace’

Kathryn’s new novel, Storm and Grace, will be published by Allen & Unwin in February 2017. “Storm and Grace took my breath away.” Ashley Hay, author of The Railwayman’s Wife “Storm and Grace is a novel that seduces, murmuring in your ear, taking you into its own depths, shutting out the world so that you… Continue Reading

Australian Writers Mentoring Program

 The Australian Writers Mentoring Program, directed by Kathryn, is now accepting applications for the next round of mentoring, due to run from August through to December.  The program pairs new writers with established award-winning writers for six months or more of one-on-one mentoring.  For recent AWMP news, including the forthcoming book by PJ Tierney, visit… Continue Reading

The Craft Lecture: Sydney Writers Festival

Kathryn will be delivering one of the four Craft Lectures for the Sydney Writers Festival.  Others in the series are delivered by Eleanor Catton, Lian Hearn and Adam Johnson. Kathryn  will also be appearing with Christos Tsiolkas and Alexis Wright, speaking about politics and fiction and with Malcolm Knox, speaking about place in literature. Tickets for these latter two events… Continue Reading

Upcoming events for 2014

As well as Adelaide, Kathryn will be speaking at the Newcastle Writers Festival in April, the Sydney Writers Festival in May and the Worlds Literature Festival in June. Based in Norwich, Worlds is an unusual and exciting festival which brings together a small number of writers from around the world over a five day period.… Continue Reading

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