Kate Grenville is a prize-winning fiction writer whose novels include Lilian’s Story, Dark Places and the Orange Prize award winning novel The Idea of Perfection. She lives in Sydney with her husband, son and daughter.

The Idea of Perfection by Kate Grenville

The Idea of Perfection

by Kate Grenville

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In quite a direct way, the Women’s Prize enabled me to go on writing, when without it I would have had to stop.

Kate Grenville