Kate Holden is the author of The Winter Road: A Killing in Croppa Creek (Black Inc., 2021). Her bestselling memoirs In My Skin (2005) and The Romantic (2010) were published in Australia by Text Publishing as well as internationally. Kate wrote a popular column for The Age for six years and her essays, short stories and literary criticism has been widely published in various anthologies. Her profiles and features have appeared most recently in The Saturday Paper. Kate lives in the Illawarra region of NSW.