Jock Serong’s novels have received the Ned Kelly Award for First Fiction, the Colin Roderick Award and the inaugural Staunch Prize (UK). He lives with his family on Victoria’s far west coast.
Mandy Brett is a senior editor at Text Publishing, where she has worked across all lists and genres since 2002. Before that she was at IAD Press in Alice Springs.
She has worked with many brilliant writers and excellent human beings, including (in no particular order): Garry Disher, Sarah Krasnostein, Clare Wright, Magda Szubanski, Catherine Jinks, Toni Jordan, Robyn Annear, Sophie Cunningham and Inga Clendinnen.