Sarah Day ‘Slack Tide’


Since Sarah Day’s first book in 1987, her works have received a number of awards including the Anne Elder and the Queensland Premier’s Awards and Michel Wesley Wright Prizes, and have been shortlisted for the NSW, Tasmanian Premier’s, and Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. She has taught creative writing to year 12 students over the past twenty years, has collaborated with musicians, and judged national poetry, fiction, and nature-writing competitions. She lives in Hobart.