Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville

Kate Grenville is the author of sixteen books ranging across the genres of fiction, biography, and memoir. Her most recent book is A Room Made of Leaves (2020), a fictionalised memoir of Elizabeth Macarthur, which won the NSW Premier’s Award for Fiction.

‘Writers for Climate Action: Walking the walk for the climate crisis’ by Kate Grenville

Book Talk 17 May 2022
I don’t know why some people seem to think voting is a great imposition. I love lining up and watching the person behind the table pick up the ruler and find my name. There’s a little warm glow of being one tiny thread in the great muddled ball of string that is the democratic process. Always, in the queue there’s a particular feeling: pleased, proud, everyone hugging to ourselves the little ... (read more)