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Jon Bauer


Jon Bauer is originally from Surrey, England, but has been a permanent resident in Australia under a Distinguished Talent visa since 2009.

Jon is the author of short stories and plays for stage and radio. His work has been broadcast on national radio; performed at Melbourne’s Arts Centre; featured in The Daily Telegraph UK; Sleepers Almanac; Torpedo Literary Journal, and he’s had repeated success in The Bridport Prize – the world’s largest open writing competition.

His first novel, Rocks in the Belly, will be published in August by Scribe.

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