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Sarah Epstein Sarah Epstein i(13957479 works by)
Gender: Female
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Sarah Epstein was raised in Sydney and worked as a graphic designer. In 2018, when she released her first novel, she was based in Melbourne.

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y separately published work icon Deep Water Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2020 18474718 2020 single work novel crime young adult

'A suspenseful mystery about a missing boy and a group of teenagers, one of whom knows something but isn't telling, from the award-winning author of Small Spaces.

Three months ago, thirteen-year-old Henry disappeared from The Shallows during a violent storm, leaving behind his muddied mountain bike at the train station.

While Mason doesn't know who he is or what he's capable of, he knows the one thing binding him to this suffocating small town is his younger brother, Henry.

Why would Henry run away without telling her? One of Chloe's friends knows something and she's determined to find out the truth.

'As Chloe wades into dangerous waters and Mason's past emerges, a chilling question ripples to the surface: how far would you go to keep a secret?' (Publication summary)

2021 shortlisted Davitt Award Best Young Adult Book
2021 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Older Readers
2020 shortlisted Queensland Literary Awards Griffith University Young Adult Book Award
y separately published work icon Small Spaces Glebe : Walker Books Australia , 2018 13957629 2018 single work novel young adult thriller

'We don’t pick and choose what to be afraid of. Our fears pick us.”

'Tash Carmody has been traumatised since childhood, when she witnessed her gruesome imaginary friend Sparrow lure young Mallory Fisher away from a carnival. At the time nobody believed Tash, and she has since come to accept that Sparrow wasn’t real. Now fifteen and mute, Mallory’s never spoken about the week she went missing. As disturbing memories resurface, Tash starts to see Sparrow again. And she realises Mallory is the key to unlocking the truth about a dark secret connecting them. Does Sparrow exist after all? Or is Tash more dangerous to others than she thinks?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 winner Festival Awards for Literature (SA) Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature Young Adult Fiction
2019 shortlisted Queensland Literary Awards Griffith University Young Adult Book Award
2019 shortlisted Davitt Award Best Debut
2019 winner Davitt Award Best Young Adult Book
2019 honour book CBCA Book of the Year Awards Book of the Year: Older Readers
2019 shortlisted Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) Australian Book of the Year for Older Children
2019 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Ethel Turner Prize for Young People's Literature
2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notable Book Older Readers
2018 shortlisted Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Young Adult Division Novel
2019 longlisted Indie Awards Young Adult
2018 shortlisted The Readings Young Adult Book Prize
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