Portrait of Rosie Waterland

Rosie Waterland

Rosie Waterland is a Sydney-based author, columnist and screenwriter. Her first novel, The Anti-Cool Girl, published through HarperCollins in 2015, won the ABIA People’s Choice Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year, and was recently shortlisted for the Russell Prize for Humour Writing.

In 2017 Rosie released her second book, Every Lie I’ve Ever Told, toured nationally with her show Crazy Lady, and launched her podcast Mum Says My Memoir is a Lie, in which Rosie and her mother Lisa discuss their differing perspectives on the events of her first book. Rosie is developing several projects for the screen as both an actor and writer, as well as a new podcast idea.