Julian Leatherdale

Julian Leatherdale was a researcher/photo editor for the Time-Life Australians At War series, a picture researcher for the State Library of NSW and later co-writer/researcher on ABC-Film Australia TV history documentaries The Forgotten Force and Return To Sandakan. His historical fiction novels are Palace of Tears (Allen & Unwin, 2015, HarperCollins Germany, 2016, Bolinda, 2016) and The Opal Dragonfly (A&U, 2018, Bolinda 2018) with City of Shadows (working title) to be published by A&U in 2020. He is also thrilled to have his debut children’s novel The Phantasmic Detective Agency published by Eagle Books in 2020.

Julian will appear at our 2019 conference.

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