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Deborah Sheldon Deborah Sheldon i(A91570 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Deborah Sheldon has written television scripts, feature articles for national magazines and non-fiction books. Her play,'We Have What You Want' was a finalist in the 2009 Eltham Little Theatre National Ten-Minute Quickie competition. Deborah's short stories have appeared in Quadrant magazine, page seventeen, The Outpost, Positive Words, FreeXpresSion and Eclecticism.

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Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Midnight Echo no. 14 2019 19377748 2019 periodical issue
2019 winner Australian Shadows Award Edited Publication
y separately published work icon Body Farm Z Hobart : Severed Press , 2019 18579757 2019 single work novel horror

'To solve murders, you must understand the process of decomposition.

'Australia’s newest body farm, the Victorian Taphonomic Experimental Research Institute, is hidden in bushland some four hours’ drive from Melbourne. Scattered across its 150 acres are human donor cadavers and pig carcasses arranged to mimic some of the ways in which police might find murder victims: exposed to the elements, buried in a shallow grave, wrapped in tarpaulin. Forensic scientists and graduate students meticulously track each stage of putrefaction.

'Today, Detective Rick Evans of the Homicide Squad is at VITERI for the re-creation of one of his cold cases. A human donor will be locked inside a car. But the donor has other ideas... So begins a facility-wide outbreak of the reanimated dead.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 shortlisted Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Horror Division Novel
y separately published work icon Figments and Fragments : Dark Stories Victoria : IFWG Publishing Inc , 2019 17292819 2019 selected work short story

'Brutal. Compelling. Sinister.

'From wheat farms, roadhouses, caravan parks and beaches to quiet suburban streets and inner-city apartments, award-winning author Deborah Sheldon tells distinctly Australian stories about violence, loss, betrayal and revenge.

'Figments and Fragments includes three new stories written especially for the collection.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 finalist Australian Shadows Award Collection
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