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

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

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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

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    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

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      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

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            3 July 2017

            Q&A with Monica McInerney

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

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              3 July 2017

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