Dr Rosie Scott is an internationally published, award-winning novelist.

Her latest novel Faith Singer was included in an international list of ‘50 Essential Reads by living Writers’ compiled by the Guardian, Orange Prize Committee and the Hay Literary Festival.

Her nine critically-acclaimed books – six novels, poetry, short stories and essays have been published and anthologised in Australia and internationally and shortlisted for the Premier’s Fiction Award, Banjo Patterson, National Book Awards and New Zealand National Book Awards.

She was appointed a permanent member of the Council of the Australian Society of Authors and received the Sydney PEN Award and a Human Rights medal nomination for her work with refugee writers.


Pieces by Rosie Scott

Learning to write
Edition 23: Essentially Creative

On the strangeness of fiction
Edition 26: Stories for Today

Wild coast
Edition 33: Such Is Life

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