Portrait of Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Laura Elizabeth Woollett is a Perth-born, Melbourne-based author. Her first novel The Wood of Suicides was published in early 2014. Her short fiction collection The Love of a Bad Man was published in 2016 by Scribe Publications.

She was the winner of the 2014 John Marsden/ Hachette Prize for Fiction, and has had recent work appear in Award Winning Australian Writing, The Suburban Review, and Voiceworks. She is currently working on her second novel Beautiful Revolutionary, about a young couple who enter the orbit of Jim Jones' Peoples Temple in late '60s California.