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Sydney novelist, Mike Jones had experimented with form and medium from print, television, online and film. He is a writer, script-editor and creative producer. He had collaborated on developing high-end TV drama with boutique screen production company, Sweet Potato Films, and worked on television drama series, The Kettering Incident, Wastelander Panda, and VRNoir.

Jones has also been an active member of the Australian Writers Guild, his career has also included writing for theatre, screen industry journalist, and lecturing in story writing at the Australian Film TV & Radio School; and coordinated script development in both Australia and internationally. (Source: Mike Jones website)

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Awards for Works

The Mothers 2015 single work novel historical fiction horror

'Fleeing the horrors of Dickensian England and debts she cannot pay, Rosanna steals passage aboard a ship from a desperate young mother and her child. But all hope of a better life is snuffed out when the ship runs aground on Matron Island, a remote quarantine station off the coast of Tasmania.

'Trapped, Rosanna searches for a way out, discovering hidden chambers and a bizarre photography studio deep within the bowls of the station. Each step brings Rosanna closer to the truth and the creatures that await her in the dark . . . ' (Publication summary)

2015 shortlisted Australian Shadows Award Novel
The Reparation 2015 single work novel crime horror

'The next chapter in the haunting Transgressions Cycle…

'When Christopher - an ambitious but troubled Anglican priest - takes over the inner city parish of St Agnes, he awakens the ghost of a girl named Amaranth whose soul lives beneath the cemetery ground. And when old headstones are removed during church restorations, a terrible secret is brought to the surface. To unearth the truth of Amaranth and her terrible death, the priest will have to confront the fear he dreads most.

'…From the twisted minds of multi-platform storytellers, Mike and Leonie Jones.' (Publication summary)

2015 shortlisted Australian Shadows Award Novel
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