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Jennifer Mills

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Jennifer Mills is the author of two novels, Gone (UQP, 2011) and The Diamond Anchor (UQP, 2009), and a chapbook of poems, Treading Earth (Press Press, 2009). She was the winner of the 2012 Sydney Morning Herald Best Young Australian Author award; the 2008 Marian Eldridge Award for Young Emerging Women Writers, the Pacific Region of the 2008–9 Commonwealth Short Story Competition, and the 2008 Northern Territory Literary Awards: Best Short Story. Mills was Asialink writer in residence in Beijing in 2010. Her work has appeared in Meanjin, Hecate, Overland, Heat, Griffith Review, Best Australian Stories and New Australian Stories 2. Mills lives in South Australia. Her website is www.jenjen.com.au.
ALL TITLES BY JENNIFER MILLS
The Diamond Anchor
The Diamond Anchor
Jennifer Mills


An unexpected letter from her childhood friend Grace forces May to relive their extraordinary past and confront the events that drove them apart fifty years earlier. With all the humour and storytelli ...


Gone
Gone
Jennifer Mills


There can be no straight road home. A young man is released from a Sydney prison, his hands empty, his identity gone. He hasn’t been home for ̀fifteen years. Chilling, haunting, suspenseful, Gone is a ...


The Rest is Weight
The Rest is Weight
Jennifer Mills


Jennifer Mills explores powerful themes such as love, longing and alienation, in this award-winning collection of short stories.


AWARDS
Shortlisted: Manchester Fiction PrizeJennifer Mills was one of three recipients of the 2012 Sydney Morning Herald Best Young Australian Author award for her chilling and suspensful novel Gone.Shortlisted: 2013 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award

Shortlisted: 2013 Queensland Literary Awards



IN THE MEDIA
Jennifer Mills was one of three recipients of the 2012 Sydney Morning Herald Best Young Australian Author award for her chilling and suspensful novel Gone.