Kathryn Heyman is the author of six novels, including Storm and Grace. She has won the Southern Arts Award, the Wingate and an Arts Council of England Award, and been nominated for the Stakis Award for the Scottish Writer of the Year, the Kibble Prize, West Australian Premier's Literary Awards, Edinburgh Festival Critic's Awards and the Orange Prize. As well as writing for the stage, she was for many years a regular writer of radio dramas for the BBC, including adaptations of her own work. In 2017 she won the CAL Author Fellowship for work on her forthcoming memoir, Girl.
Kathryn Heyman is the director of the Australian Writers Mentoring Program and has helped many writers move from first draft to publication. www.writermentors.com