Rose grew up in Tasmania, then she travelled in Asia, Europe and America before settling in Melbourne and working as a copywriter in advertising. In 1996 she moved back to Tasmania, and in 2006 she was the recipient of the Eleanor Dark Fellowship. (Source : 'About Heather Rose' http://www.heatherrose.com.au (sighted 31.7.07)
Not to be confused with Heather Rose, script-writer and actor for Dance Me to My Song.
Awards for Works
The Butterfly Man2005single work novel mystery 'If Lord Lucan escaped his past, what was his future?...The story of the infamous British peer...twenty years after his escape from England following the murder of the family nanny. Set in Tasmania, Africa and London's West End...' - from back cover