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Sarah Walker Sarah Walker i(A28867 works by)
Born: Established: 1965 Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Sarah Walker was born in Sydney in 1965. She completed a BA Communication at the University of Technology, Sydney, while working as a journalist, magazine publisher and chief subeditor of the national New Weekly magazine. In addition to fiction writing she has worked as a story editor and writer for television drama.

Most Referenced Works

Notes

  • "Camphor Laurel" awarded Honour Book, CBC of Australia Book of the Year Award for Older Readers, 1999.

Personal Awards

2020 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships Individuals and groups ($10,000)

Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon The Secrets She Keeps ( dir. Catherine Millar et. al. )agent Australia : Lingo Pictures Network Ten , 2019 15409942 2019 series - publisher film/TV crime

'In The Secret She Keeps, Meghan doesn’t know Agatha, but Agatha knows Meghan. Two women from vastly different backgrounds have one thing in common: explosive secrets that could destroy everything they hold dear.

'Two women have a chance encounter in a supermarket, in an affluent Sydney suburb. They are the same age, both heavily pregnant and due at the same time. Meghan (Jessica De Gouw) is a glamorous influencer on the rise, with an ambitious television sports reporter husband Jack (Michael Dorman), while Agatha (Laura Carmichael) works in the supermarket as a shelf stacker.

'Although they live near each other, the two women’s lives could not be more different…

'Agatha is a loner and barely above the poverty line. She’s ecstatic to be pregnant, pinning all her hopes and dreams on this much longed-for miracle baby. Yet the father of her child, Hayden (Michael Sheasby), a sailor on active duty, remains oblivious to her condition.

'Meghan is a sophisticated mother-of two who uses social media to reframe her imperfect life into a glossier, more aspirational existence. Despite posting enthusiastically about her pregnancy to her avid followers, including Agatha, behind closed doors this third baby is putting pressure on an already strained marriage.

'Both women have secrets. And both will risk everything to conceal the truth. But their worlds are about to collide in one shocking act that cannot be undone.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Telefeature or Mini Series
form y separately published work icon Neighbours [Episode 7776] ( dir. Chris Adshead ) Australia : Reg Grundy Enterprises , 2018 14121445 2018 single work film/TV
2018 winner AWGIE Awards Television Award Serial
form y separately published work icon Home and Away [Episode 6381] ( dir. Bill Hughes ) Australia : Seven Network , 2016 10270427 2016 single work film/TV
2016 shortlisted AWGIE Awards Television Award Serial
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