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Margaret Morgan
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Margaret Morgan

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After practising in criminal law, Margaret became a professional writer, working as a screenwriter and script editor in television for many well-regarded Australian drama series (Water Rats/A Country Practice/GP).
Margaret’s short fiction, reviews and journalism has been published in Meanjin and Going Down Swinging. Her works for stage (librettos for music theatre) have been performed to critical acclaim and full houses at major Australian arts festivals.
Margaret recently completed a bachelor’s degree in Advanced Science in Biology at Macquarie University, where she focused on plant science, genetics and parasitology. While studying, she won a prize for popular science writing in an international competition judged by Professor Richard Dawkins.

Books by Margaret Morgan

The Second Cure

Control the brain and you control the world.

In a fractured nation, two women are left with a choice – risk all to bring humanity together or let it fall apart.

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The Second Cure book club notes

Books clubs will love this provocative debut novel about control, courage and belief.