Join Walkley Award–winning journalist, social commentator and author Jane Caro as she discusses The Mother, her gripping domestic thriller with a powerful moral dilemma at its core. Miriam Duffy was thrilled when her daughter Ally married her true love, but as time goes by Miriam wonders whether all is well with Ally. When the truth is revealed, Miriam watches in disbelief as Ally and her children become increasingly vulnerable. As the situation escalates, Miriam is faced with an unthinkable decision.

Jane Caro (Australian)

Jane Caro

Jane Caro AM is a Walkley Award-winning Australian columnist, author, novelist, broadcaster, advertising writer, documentary maker, feminist and social commentator. Jane appears frequently on Q&A, The Drum and Sunrise. She has created and presented five documentary series for ABC's Compass, airing in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. She and Catherine Fox present a popular podcast with Podcast One, Austereo Women With Clout. She writes regular columns in Sunday Life. Her latest thrilling novel is The Mother.