Kathryn Heyman’s novel Storm and Grace explores the dazzling thrill of the deep. When world-famous freediver Grace Cain meets Storm Hisray, she is instantly smitten, and follows him to an idyllic pacific island. There she learns pleasure – but also, that Storm hides as many secrets as the sea. Join Kathryn as she dives into her novel, which The Saturday Paper calls ‘a story that seduces you and a story that shocks you into critical thinking’.

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Kathryn Heyman (Australian)

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Kathryn Heyman is the author of six novels including her latest, Storm and Grace. She has received the Arts Council of England Writers Award and the Southern Arts Award and been nominated for awards in Australia and the UK including the Orange Prize, the Scottish Writer of the Year Award, the Kibble Prize, the Edinburgh Critics Awards and the West Australian Premier's Awards. She is the director of the Australian Writers Mentoring Program and Fiction Program Director of Faber Writing Academy.