Debra Oswald
About the author

Debra Oswald

Debra Oswald is a writer for film, television, stage, radio and children's fiction. Her novels for teenagers include Getting Air and Blue Noise, and her children's novels include The Redback Leftovers, Me and Barry Terrific, The Return of the Baked Bean and The Fifth Quest.Her plays include Gary's House and Sweet Road, which were shortlisted for the NSW Premier's Award. Her best known play, Dags, has been performed in Britain and the United States. In 2008 Stories in the Dark won Best Play in the NSW Premier's Literary Awards.Debra's television credits include Police Rescue, Palace of Dreams, Bananas in Pyjamas and The Secret Life of Us. She is creator and head writer of the Channel 10 drama series Offspring, for which she won a NSW Premier's Literary Award in 2011.

Books by Debra Oswald

Debra Oswald Articles

Podcast: Motherhood and Greek Tragedy with Debra Oswald

Podcast

14 February 2018

Podcast: Motherhood and Greek Tragedy with Debra Oswald

    More Offspring: The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald

    News

    7 February 2018

    More Offspring: The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald

      Holding On: Start reading The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald now!

      News

      7 February 2018

      Holding On: Start reading The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald now!

        February Friday Night-In: The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald

        News

        29 January 2018

        February Friday Night-In: The Whole Bright Year by Debra Oswald