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John Larkin


John Larkin is a multi-award-winning author of over 30 books for children, teenagers and adults. His 2012 novel The Shadow Girl won the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award while The Pause won the 2015 Queensland Literary Award and was shortlisted for the CBCA Book of the Year Award for Older Readers. Both of these novels have been optioned to be made into movies. He is the Writer in Residence at Knox Grammar School, University of Technology Sydney and All Saints Anglican School (Gold Coast).