In Stephanie Bishop’s Man Out of Time, Stella carefully navigates through her father’s mental illness, living in a world of constant unease. In Exploded View, Carrie Tiffany tells of a young girl whose life fills with violent risk when her mother moves her new boyfriend into the family home. These taut novels of dread and darkness are written with exemplary control and spare beauty by two of Australia’s most accomplished novelists.
Stephanie Bishop is the award-winning Australian author of Man Out of Time, the highly anticipated follow up to her acclaimed novel The Other Side of the World.
Carrie Tiffany’s novels have been shortlisted for awards including the Orange Prize and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, and won the Dobbie Award, the Stella Prize and WA and NSW Premier’s Literary Awards.
Angela Savage is an award-winning Melbourne writer, who has lived and travelled extensively in Asia. She holds a PhD in Creative Writing and currently works as Director of Writers Victoria.