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1 y separately published work icon Fake : A Startling True Story of Love in a World of Liars, Cheats, Narcissists, Fantasists and Phonies Stephanie Wood , Sydney : Penguin Random House Australia , 2019 13303792 2019 single work autobiography

'Women the world over are brought up to hope, even expect, to find the man of their dreams, marry and live happily ever after. When Stephanie Wood meets a sweet, sophisticated man who owns land and businesses, she embarks on an exhilarating romance with him. He seems compassionate, truthful and loving. He talks about the future with her. She falls in love. She also becomes increasingly beset by anxiety at the lavish three-act plays he offers her in the form of excuses for frequent cancellations and no-shows. She begins to wonder, who is this man? 

'When she ends the relationship Stephanie switches back on her journalistic nous and uncovers a story of mind-boggling duplicity and manipulation. She also finds she is not alone; that the world is full of smart, sassy women who have suffered the attentions of liars, cheats, narcissists, fantasists and phonies, men with dangerously adept abilities to deceive.

'In this brilliantly acute and broad-ranging book, Wood, an award-winning writer and journalist, has written a riveting, important account of contemporary love, and the resilience of those who have witnessed its darkest sides.'  (Publication summary) 

1 Walking the Talk: Fans Honour Park’s Work in Surry Hills Stephanie Wood , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 17 April 2015; (p. 17)
'On Saturday [18 April 2015], to honour the author and her work, more than 100 people will join the ‘‘walk and talk’’ Harp in the South Day event, supported by the Irish National Association of Australasia.'
1 The Reformer Stephanie Wood , 2015 single work interview
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 April 2015; (p. 15-18)
1 Beloved Books, Who Wants You? Stephanie Wood , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 20-21 December 2014; (p. 34)
1 Dangerous Thoughts of a Sexual Revolution Stephanie Wood , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3 July 2014; (p. 14-15)

— Review of Norman Haire and the Study of Sex Diana Wyndham , 2012 single work biography
'A mysterious parcel and a new biography shed light on a man who dared to thing differently about sex, writes Stephanie Wood.'
1 For Goodes, Sorrow Mixes with Celebration Stephanie Wood , Tim Elliott , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 26 January 2014; (p. 9)
1 The (Top 100) 2011 Joel Meares , Elissa Blake , Stephanie Wood , Dominic Rolfe , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , January no. 105 2012;
The (Sydney) Magazine nominates the most influential people living in Sydney, New South Wales, in 2011. Some of the people listed are Australian writers and film makers including Julia Leigh, Thomas Keneally, Anna Funder, Kriv Senders, Ruth Hessey, Brendan Cowell and Frank Moorhouse.
1 The Book Makers : Shona Martyn Stephanie Wood , 2010 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , May no. 85 2010; (p. 68)
1 The Book Makers : Meredith Curnow Stephanie Wood , 2010 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , May no. 85 2010; (p. 67)
1 The Book Makers : Julie Gibbs Stephanie Wood , 2010 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , May no. 85 2010; (p. 66)
1 The Book Makers : Jane Palfreyman Stephanie Wood , 2010 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , May no. 85 2010; (p. 65)
1 The Book Makers : Tom Gilliatt Stephanie Wood , 2010 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , May no. 85 2010; (p. 64)
1 Double or Nothing Stephanie Wood , 2009 single work column
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , July no. 75 2009; (p. 26-30)
1 A Man for All Seasons Stephanie Wood , 2008 single work biography
— Appears in: The (Sydney) Magazine , July no. 63 2008; (p. 32-33, 35-36, 38)
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