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Anna George has worked in the legal world as well as the film and television industries. Her first novel, What Came Before, was shortlisted for the 2015 Ned Kelly and Sisters in Crime Best Debut Fiction awards, and was longlisted for the 2016 International Dublin Literary Award. She lives in Melbourne with her husband and two children.

Books by Anna George


An Instagram scandal within a grammar school proves the tipping point not just for exposing the patriarchy built into the schools, but also the families of those who attend. For the world to be a better place, we all need to step up and be more than ‘good blokes’

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The Lone Child

A gripping, atmospheric novel from the acclaimed author of What Came Before that asks: how much should you do to help a stranger’s child?

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What Came Before

Dark, atmospheric and gripping, What Came Before is a stunning literary thriller about the risks you take when you fall in love.

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