Jane Harper is the author of the international bestsellers The Dry, Force of Nature, The Lost Man and The Survivors. Her books are published in over forty territories. Jane has won numerous top awards including the Australian Book Industry Awards Book of the Year, the Australian Indie Awards Book of the Year, the CWA Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel, and the British Book Awards Crime and Thriller Book of the Year. Jane worked as a print journalist for thirteen years both in Australia and the UK, and now lives in Melbourne with her husband and two children. The Dry has been adapted into a major motion picture written and directed by Robert Connolly (The Slap) and produced by Bruna Papandrea (Big Little Lies) and starring Eric Bana.
APPEARING AT: Festival opening night
WITH: Caroline Overington (facilitator)
DATE: Thursday 9 September
VENUE: Strangers’ Dining Room, Parliament House, Macquarie Street