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Molly Murn
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Molly Murn is a South Australian author and poet. She holds a Bachelor of Dance, a Masters of Creative Arts, and is currently a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at Flinders University. Molly also works as a bookseller at Matilda Bookshop in the Adelaide Hills. Heart of the Grass Tree, is her first novel. Molly’s poetry has been published in various anthologies including Overland, Transnational Literature and Friendly Street. She lives in the Adelaide Hills and loves to tango, read, walk, listen to records, and spend time in wild places.

Books by Molly Murn

Heart of the Grass Tree

Shortlisted for the Indies and MUD literary fiction prizes.
Heart of the Grass Tree is an exquisite, searing and hope-filled debut about mothers, daughters, family stories, about country and its living history.

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Stolen moments in time

Molly Murn reflects on the creation of Heart of the Grass Tree.

Heart of the Grass Tree book club notes

A searing and hope-filled debut that would be perfect for a mother-daughter book club.