‘This debut novel from a gentle and perceptive new voice in Australian fiction is deeply evocative of a bygone era. This is a story we live through on every page … but delivers a powerful and cathartic final message.’
The Australian Women’s Weekly
Louise Allan is the author of the bestselling novel, ‘The Sisters’ Song’, which won the 2018 Tina Kane Emergent Writer Award. It had previously been shortlisted for the 2014 City of Fremantle—TAG Hungerford Award and awarded a Varuna Residential Fellowship (2014).
In 2019, Louise was the Scholarship Writer in Residence at Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre. She lives in Perth, Western Australia, with her family and two dogs.