Meg Keneally started her working life at the Australian Consulate-General in New York, before moving to Dublin to work as a journalist. Back in Australia, she joined the Daily Telegraph, before moving to Radio 2UE. She co-founded a financial services public relations company, and has worked in corporate affairs. She doubles as a part-time scuba diving instructor. She is co-author with Tom Keneally of The Soldier’s Curse and The Unmourned, the first two books in the Monsarrat series.