Mary-Anne O'Connor
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Mary-Anne O'Connor

Bestselling author Mary-Anne O'Connor has a combined arts education degree with specialties in environment, music and literature. After a successful marketing career she now focuses on writing fiction and non-fiction as well as public speaking.Mary-Anne lives in a house overlooking her beloved bushland in northern Sydney with her husband Anthony, their two sons Jimmy and Jack, and their very spoilt dog Saxon. Her previous novels are Gallipoli Street (2015), Worth Fighting For (2016), War Flower (2017) and In a Great Southern Land (2019).

Books by Mary-Anne O'Connor

Mary-Anne O’Connor Articles

Your Preview Verdict: Sisters of Freedom by Mary-Anne O'Connor

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22 April 2021

Your Preview Verdict: Sisters of Freedom by Mary-Anne O'Connor

    Read our Q&A with Bestselling Author Mary-Anne O'Connor

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    21 April 2021

    Read our Q&A with Bestselling Author Mary-Anne O'Connor

      Sisters of Freedom is Another Marvellous Australian Historical from Mary-Anne O’Connor

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      20 April 2021

      Sisters of Freedom is Another Marvellous Australian Historical from Mary-Anne O’Connor

        Better Reading Preview: Sisters of Freedom by Mary-Anne O'Connor

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        23 February 2021

        Better Reading Preview: Sisters of Freedom by Mary-Anne O'Connor

          Where Fortune Lies Author, Mary-Anne O’Connor on how She's Always Been Interested in Bushrangers

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          15 April 2020

          Where Fortune Lies Author, Mary-Anne O’Connor on how She's Always Been Interested in Bushrangers

            Take a Sneak Peek at Mary-Anne O'Connor's Wonderful Historical, Where Fortune Lies

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            8 April 2020

            Take a Sneak Peek at Mary-Anne O'Connor's Wonderful Historical, Where Fortune Lies

              Where Fortune Lies Author, Mary-Anne O'Connor on Researching Women in the 1880s

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              6 April 2020

              Where Fortune Lies Author, Mary-Anne O'Connor on Researching Women in the 1880s

                Mary-Anne O'Connor's Where Fortune Lies is Absolutely Fabulous Storytelling

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                6 April 2020

                Mary-Anne O'Connor's Where Fortune Lies is Absolutely Fabulous Storytelling

                  Author Mary-Anne O’Connor Reminds us that The Oldest Cure for Boredom is in the Book

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                  17 March 2020

                  Author Mary-Anne O’Connor Reminds us that The Oldest Cure for Boredom is in the Book

                    Podcast: Mary-Anne O’Connor, Author of In a Great Southern Land, Discusses her Creative Family and Getting Published

                    Podcast

                    13 May 2019

                    Podcast: Mary-Anne O’Connor, Author of In a Great Southern Land, Discusses her Creative Family and Getting Published