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Fearnley, Laurence, 1963- (Personal Name)

Preferred form: Fearnley, Laurence, 1963-

Room, 2000: t.p. (Laurence Fearnley) back cover (born 1963)

Reach, 2014: title page (Laurence Fearnley) about the author page (Laurence Fearnley is a novelist and non-fiction writer. Her most recent novel The Hut Builder won the fiction category of the 2011 NZ Post Book Awards and was shortlisted for the international 2010 Boardman Tasker Prize for mountain writing. Her book Edwin and Matilda was runner-up in the 2008 Montana New Zealand Book Awards and her second novel, Room, was shortlisted for the 2001 Montana Book Awards. In 2004 she was awarded the Artists to Antarctica fellowship and in 2007 the Robert Burns fellowship at the University of Otago. Laurence Fearnley lives in Dunedin with her husband and son)