Nikki McWatters


Nikki McWatters was shortlisted for a Queensland Premier’s Literary Award for Emerging Writer and is the author of two memoirs, One Way or Another (2012) and Madness, Mayhem and Motherhood (2018). She is also the author of two young adult novels, Hexenhaus (2016) which was long-listed for a Davitt Award and Liberty (2018) which was named a Notable Book of the Year by the CBCA. Nikki won the prestigious Irish international MOTH Award in 2016 and her short stories have been included in many anthologies. She is the mother of five and lives in the Blue Mountains. She is also a professional speaker and likes to gab on to audiences about all manner of things. She is currently the ambassador and spokesperson for the annual Vinnies CEO Sleep-out. Her third YA novel, Saga, is due for release toward the end of 2019.

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