News

Book release! Belle’s Secret

Welcome to Wirralong. Pop. 5,790.  One small town. Four incredible brides.  I’m super excited to tell you that the first book in this brand new series – Outback Brides– is now out in the world! I’ve been working with three other fantastic Australian authors – Kelly Hunter, Cathryn Hein and Fiona McArthur – and we’ve created a… Read more

Byron Writers Festival

I’ve been invited to this year’s Byron Writers Festival as both a featured author and as a session chair. I love interviewing authors and this year I’ll be chairing two sessions: “A Break from the City: Rural Crime and Rural Romance” with Jane Harper, Mark Brandi and Rachael Johns, and “What Women Want: Novels by… Read more

The story behind “The Last of the Bonegilla Girls”

  So what on earth is Bonegilla? Bonegilla is the Bonegilla Migrant Reception Centre, a spawling ex-Army camp on the River Murray in north-eastern Victoria, near Albury-Wodonga.  Between 1947 and 1971, more than 320,000 people passed through there after arriving in Australia, looking for new lives and better opportunities. The small community is called Bonegilla… Read more

Events

West Coast Fiction Festival

Scarborough, Perth

Fictionally Yours Melbourne 2019

Crown Casino Complex, Melbourne All day

Books

Latest

Outback Brides #2

Other Works

The Last of the Bonegilla Girls by Victoria Purman Australian author

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