Please join us at Books@Stones on Tuesday December 3rd at 6pm when short story master, Amanda O'Callaghan will be in conversation with Dr Judith Seaboyer, UQ literature professor and fiction expert. This is a free event, but bookings are essential. Please phone Books@Stones on 3394 4949 or email





Amanda  O’Callaghan is a Brisbane-based author whose short stories and flash fiction have been published and won awards in Australia, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Her work has been awarded and shortlisted in the Bath Flash Fiction Award, Flash 500, Carmel Bird Award, Aeon Award, Bristol Short Story Prize and Fish Short Story Prize. A former advertising executive, Amanda holds English degrees from King’s College London, and a PhD from the University of Queensland. In 2016 she was a recipient of a Queensland Writers Fellowship. This Taste for Silence is her debut collection.