Julia Blackburn
Radio Plays
and Stories
News and Events
Vintage Books

In 1913, when she was fifty four years old, Daisy Bates went to live in the deserts of South Australia where she stayed for almost thirty years.

"Blackburn has extended the boundaries of biography with an exhilarating exercise in imaginative power and a brilliant piece of writing"
Anne Chisholm. Observer

Shortlisted for the Esquire/Waterstone Award

Thin Paths
Thomas Blackburn's Selected Poems
The Three of Us
My Animals and Other Family
With Billie
Old Man Goya
The Leper's Companions
The Book of Colour
Daisy Bates in
the Desert
The Emperor's
Last Island
Charles Waterton
The White Men
Murmurations of Love,
Grief and Starlings
Time Song