liza Henry-Jones is an author based in the Dandenong Ranges of Victoria. She is besotted with her horses and keeps collecting chickens. 

 

Her debut novel, "In the Quiet" is out now through the Fourth Estate imprint of HarperCollins Australia. "In the Quiet" has been shortlisted for the 2015 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction, longlisted for the 2016 Indie Book Awards (Debut Fiction), longlisted for the 2016 ABIA Awards (General Fiction) and shortlisted for the 2016 NSW Premier's Literary Awards (UTS - Glenda Adams Award for New Writing). 

 

Eliza has been published widely, with work appearing in literary journals and anthologies across Australia, including Southerly, Island and Award Winning Australian Writing.

 

In 2012 Eliza was a young Writer-in-Residence at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers' Centre in Western Australia and in 2015 undertook a residential fellowship at Varuna in New South Wales. She is represented by Sally Bird at Calidris Literary Agency.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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