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Sophie Overett
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Sophie Overett

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Sophie Overett is an award-winning writer and cultural producer. Her stories have been published in Griffith Review, Going Down Swinging, Overland Online, The Sleepers Almanac, and elsewhere. She won the 2018 AAWP Short Story Prize, and her work has been shortlisted for multiple awards including The Text Prize and The Richell Prize. Her first novel, The Rabbits, is the winner of the 2020 Penguin Literary Prize.

Books by Sophie Overett

The Rabbits

From the winner of the Penguin Literary Prize.
A multigenerational family story with a dose of magical realism. It is about family secrets, art, very mild superpowers, loneliness and the strange connections we make in the places we least expect.

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