• just_a_girl by Kirsten Krauth

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    "… straddles YA and adult literary fiction in the same way as Tim Winton's Breath … Layla's is a unique voice. A beautifully told story.” — Cameron Raynes

  • Kirsten Krauth

    Novelist. Blogger. Editor. My first novel just_a_girl just published. I blog on all things literary and filmy at Wild Colonial Girl

    "just_a_girl is a complex and timely novel, the first book by a strong writer who is not afraid to go to honest, dark places." 
    — Angela Meyer, LiteraryMinded blog

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Recent Appearances

Kirsten Krauth, Darrell Pitt + Kate Forsyth, Forest for the Trees seminar, Sydney Writers' Festival

Kirsten Krauth, Darrell Pitt + Kate Forsyth, Forest for the Trees seminar, Sydney Writers’ Festival

Radio National: interview with Natasha Mitchell (Life Matters) and Michael Cathcart (Books + Arts Daily), live from the Bendigo Writers’ Festival. 8 August 2014.

Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon, a panel on girls growing up and writing teen voices in adult fiction, Bendigo Writers’ Festival, with Jenny Valentish and Nicole Hayes. 8 August 2014

Pushing Your Own Cart, a panel at the NSW Writers’ Centre seminar, Forest for the Trees, on social media, marketing + author platforms, Sydney Writers’ Festival, with Kate Forsyth and Darrell Pitt, 22 May 2014. Listen to the session.

Debut Fiction: Here and Now, a panel at the Varuna/Sydney Writers’ Festival on just_a_girl, with Felicity Castagna and Irina Dunn. 19 May 2014.

Clunes Booktown: Pushing the Boundaries of the Novel, with Nicki Greenberg, 3 May 2014; Writing the father Writing the daughter, with Nigel Krauth, 4 May 2014.

What to Expect When You’re Prospecting, a variation of a talk given at the NSW Writers’ Centre on how to market your book in the digital age, Obsession with Books blog, 31 January 2014.

Event: reading from just_a_girl at Debut Mondays, Wheeler Centre, with Fiona McFarlane. 23 September 2013.

Event: Can self promotion be a creative act? I did a talk at Open Access seminar: Selling Your Book in the Digital Age, NSW Writers’ Centre, Sydney, 21 September 2013.


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