Judy Nunn
About the author

Judy Nunn

Judy Nunn’s career has been long, illustrious and multifaceted. After combining her internationally successful acting career with scriptwriting for television and radio, Judy decided in the 90s to turn her hand to prose.Her first three novels, The Glitter Game, Centre Stage and Araluen, set respectively in the worlds of television, theatre and film, became instant bestsellers, and the rest is history, quite literally in fact. She has since developed a love of writing Australian historically-based fiction and her fame as a novelist has spread rapidly throughout Europe where she is published in English, German, French, Dutch, Czech and Spanish.Her subsequent bestsellers, Kal, Beneath the Southern Cross, Territory, Pacific, Heritage, Floodtide, Maralinga, Tiger Men, Elianne, Spirits of the Ghan, Sanctuary and Khaki Townconfirmed Judy’s position as one of Australia’s leading fiction writers.In 2015 Judy was made a Member of the Order of Australia for her "significant service to the performing arts as a scriptwriter and actor of stage and screen, and to literature as an author".

Books by Judy Nunn

Judy Nunn Articles

Podcast: Judy Nunn Discusses Life and Storytelling, Through both Acting and Writing

Podcast

4 November 2019

Podcast: Judy Nunn Discusses Life and Storytelling, Through both Acting and Writing

    I was Inspired by a Particularly Horrendous Event: Q&A with Khaki Town Author, Judy Nunn.

    News | Author Related

    15 October 2019

    I was Inspired by a Particularly Horrendous Event: Q&A with Khaki Town Author, Judy Nunn.

      Khaki Town by Judy Nunn: Your Preview Verdict

      Review | Preview

      15 October 2019

      Khaki Town by Judy Nunn: Your Preview Verdict

        Preview Reviews: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

        Review | Preview

        15 October 2019

        Preview Reviews: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

          Great Storytelling: Read an Extract from Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

          Review | Extract

          8 October 2019

          Great Storytelling: Read an Extract from Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

            An Exceptional Novel from one of Australia's Best Authors: Read a Review of Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

            Review | Our Review

            8 October 2019

            An Exceptional Novel from one of Australia's Best Authors: Read a Review of Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

              Better Reading Preview: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

              Review | Preview

              14 August 2019

              Better Reading Preview: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

                Q&A with Judy Nunn, author of Sanctuary

                News

                22 November 2017

                Q&A with Judy Nunn, author of Sanctuary

                  Today is Tomorrow's History: Judy Nunn on the Better Reading Podcast

                  Podcast

                  17 October 2017

                  Today is Tomorrow's History: Judy Nunn on the Better Reading Podcast

                    Start Reading Judy Nunn's latest Sanctuary

                    News

                    16 October 2017

                    Start Reading Judy Nunn's latest Sanctuary