Monica McInerney
About the author

Monica McInerney

One of the stars of Australian fiction, Monica McInerney is the author of the internationally bestselling novels A Taste for ItUpside Down Inside OutSpin the BottleThe Alphabet SistersFamily BaggageThose Faraday Girls, At Home with the Templetons, Lola's Secret, The House of Memories and a short story collection, All Together Now.Those Faraday Girls was the winner of the General Fiction Book of the Year prize at the 2008 Australian Book Industry Awards. In 2006 Monica was the ambassador for the Australian Government initiative Books Alive, with her novella Odd One Out.Monica grew up in a family of seven children in the Clare Valley of South Australia and has been living between Australia and Ireland for twenty years. She and her Irish husband currently live in Dublin.

Books by Monica McInerney

Monica McInerney Articles

Author Q&A: Monica McInerney on her Fabulous New Novel, The Godmothers

Review | Author Related

21 October 2020

Author Q&A: Monica McInerney on her Fabulous New Novel, The Godmothers

    Warm, Uplifting and Hopeful: Read a Sample Extract of The Godmothers by Monica McInerney

    Review | Extract

    19 October 2020

    Warm, Uplifting and Hopeful: Read a Sample Extract of The Godmothers by Monica McInerney

      The Godmothers by Monica McInerney is the Ultimate Comfort Read

      Review | Our Review

      19 October 2020

      The Godmothers by Monica McInerney is the Ultimate Comfort Read

        Moments To Treasure: Monica McInerney Reflects on the Ordinary Moments She Misses Living Away from Her Mum

        News

        10 May 2019

        Moments To Treasure: Monica McInerney Reflects on the Ordinary Moments She Misses Living Away from Her Mum

          New Look Monica McInerney: Monica’s entire backlist of twelve wonderful novels given a set of fabulous new covers

          News

          10 July 2018

          New Look Monica McInerney: Monica’s entire backlist of twelve wonderful novels given a set of fabulous new covers

            Family Surprises: Monica McInerney

            News

            29 December 2017

            Family Surprises: Monica McInerney

              August Book Club: The Trip of a Lifetime by Monica McInerney

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              25 July 2017

              August Book Club: The Trip of a Lifetime by Monica McInerney

                Location, Location, Location by Monica McInerney

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                3 July 2017

                Location, Location, Location by Monica McInerney

                  Q&A with Monica McInerney

                  News

                  3 July 2017

                  Q&A with Monica McInerney

                    Book of the Week: 'Trip of a Lifetime' by Monica McInerney

                    News

                    3 July 2017

                    Book of the Week: 'Trip of a Lifetime' by Monica McInerney