Christian White
About the author

Christian White

Christian White is an Australian author and screenwriter. His debut novel, The Nowhere Child, won the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript. He co-created the television series Carnivores, currently in development with Matchbox Pictures and Heyday TV, and co-wrote Relic, a psychological horror feature film to be produced by Carver Films (The Snowtown Murders, Partisan).Born and raised on the Mornington Peninsula, Christian had an eclectic range of ‘day jobs’ before he was able to write full-time, including food-cart driver on a golf course and video editor for an adult film company. He now spends his days writing from his home in Melbourne where he lives with his wife, the filmmaker Summer DeRoche, and their adopted greyhound, Issy. He has a passion for true crime podcasts, Stephen King and anything to do with Bigfoot. The Nowhere Child is his first book. Christian’s currently working on his second novel, due for publication by Affirm Press in 2019.

Books by Christian White

Christian White Articles

Podcast: Christian White on Following Up the Success of his Debut, The Nowhere Child

Podcast

3 February 2020

Podcast: Christian White on Following Up the Success of his Debut, The Nowhere Child

    Brilliant and Beguiling: Read an Extract from Christian White's, The Wife and the Widow

    News

    1 October 2019

    Brilliant and Beguiling: Read an Extract from Christian White's, The Wife and the Widow

      I Suddenly Felt Free to Write Big and Bold: Read a Q&A with The Wife and the Widow Author, Christian White

      News

      24 September 2019

      I Suddenly Felt Free to Write Big and Bold: Read a Q&A with The Wife and the Widow Author, Christian White

        Thrilling, Brilliant Storytelling, Unputdownable… Christian White has Another Hit on his Hands: Read a Review of The Wife and the Widow

        News

        24 September 2019

        Thrilling, Brilliant Storytelling, Unputdownable… Christian White has Another Hit on his Hands: Read a Review of The Wife and the Widow

          ABIA Shortlist 2019: Stellar Debuts

          News

          24 April 2019

          ABIA Shortlist 2019: Stellar Debuts

            Writers In Same Boat: Why it's important for authors to share their personal stories

            News

            14 February 2019

            Writers In Same Boat: Why it's important for authors to share their personal stories

              For thrill seekers and mystery lovers: Why The Nowhere Child is the perfect Christmas gift

              News

              18 December 2018

              For thrill seekers and mystery lovers: Why The Nowhere Child is the perfect Christmas gift

                Podcast: Surviving as a Writer with Christian White

                Podcast

                2 July 2018

                Podcast: Surviving as a Writer with Christian White

                  Literary Legends: Christian White talks about his literary inspirations

                  News

                  26 June 2018

                  Literary Legends: Christian White talks about his literary inspirations

                    New Fiction: Christian White's Top 5 Favourite Debut Novels

                    News

                    26 June 2018

                    New Fiction: Christian White's Top 5 Favourite Debut Novels