KATE MORTON was born in South Australia and grew up in the mountains of south-east Queensland. She is the author of six novels: The Shifting Fog, published internationally as The House at Riverton, was one of the most successful UK debuts of all time. The Forgotten Garden, The Distant Hours, The Secret Keeper, The Lake House and The Clockmaker’s Daughter have all been New York Times bestseller, Sunday Times bestsellers and #1 bestsellers around the world. Kate’s books are published in 42 countries, in 34 languages.
You can find more information about Kate Morton and her books at katemorton.com or Facebook @KateMortonAuthor and Instagram @katemortonauthor.
Michaela Kalowski is an interviewer, moderator and curator for writers and ideas festivals. In 2022 she's curator of International Author events for Brisbane Writers Festival and curator of ABC RN's on-air writers festival, Big Weekend of Books. She's conducted radio interviews for ABC RN's The Music Show, Big Ideas and The Bookshelf, ABC Classic and has presented programs across ABC radio. Recent interviews include Margaret Atwood, David Mitchell, Trent Dalton and Robert Jones Jr.