Georgia Blain

Georgia Blain has written a number of novels for adults including the bestselling Closed for Winter, which was made into a feature film. Her memoir Births Deaths Marriages: True Tales was shortlisted for the 2009 Kibble Literary Award for Women Writers.

In 1998 she was named one of the Sydney Morning Herald's Best Young Novelists and has been shortlisted for the NSW Premier's Literary Awards, the SA Premier's Awards and the Barbara Jefferis Award. She lives in Sydney with her partner and daughter.

Books by Georgia Blain

Names for Nothingness

Published: October 2012

What happens when the life you choose involves denying everyone you love?

The Blind Eye

Published: September 2012

'The Blind Eye captures brilliantly the enervating spirit of an emptied town.' - The Age

Candelo

Published: August 2012

The place, the impetuousness of youth, the heat of a desolate town. Choices made unthinkingly. Young lives that would never be the same again, and the secrets that come to light years after.

Closed for Winter

Published: July 2012

Something happened that day on the jetty . A haunting novel of family secrets.

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