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Anita Shreve


Anita Shreve is the much-loved novelist and international sensation. She visits the Wheeler Centre fresh from her appearance at the Brisbane Writers Festival. Presented in partnership with the Brisbane Writers Festival.

Anita’s latest novel, Rescue, is a masterful portrayal of a family trying to understand its own fractured past and begin again.


Jane Sullivan

Jane Sullivan came to Australia from England in 1979 and worked for the Age as a reporter, feature writer and editor of various sections, including the books pages. Jane won the inaugural Australian Human Rights Award for journalism. At present, she writes a Saturday column, ‘Turning Pages’, and... Read more

Anita Shreve

Anita Shreve is the author of many acclaimed works, including Eden Close, The Weight of Water, The Last Time They Met, Sea Glass, All He Ever Wanted, Light on Snow, Rescue, A Change in Altitude, Testimony and Body Surfing. The Pilot’s Wife and The Weight of Water have been made into films. In 1998... Read more


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