Author/Editor: Pat Rosier

Pat Rosier

Pat Rosier was a journalist and magazine editor who previously worked as a school teacher. She worked as an organisational consultant. She was well known to readers of literary magazines and to radio audiences.

Her writing included non-fiction, fiction, and a little poetry. She wrote two novels, Poppy's Progress (2002) and Poppy's Return (2004). She was also the author of Get Used To It! Children of Gay and Lesbian Parents (co-written with Myra Hauschild, 1999).

She died in 2014, at the age of 72.

Books published by, or available from, Spinifex
Get Used To It
Poppy's Progress
Poppy's Return

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Accidents of Composition

Accidents of Composition

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The eyes catch a black bird close to an eerie sun. Instantly, a poem: an accident of composition. Or a tree, rock, light...



Helen Lobato

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Lady of the Realm

Lady of the Realm

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One day there will be peace in Vietnam. But not before more war.

Touched by the Lady of the Realm, Liên dreams of...

We Go Around in the Night and Are Consumed by Fire

We Go Around in the Night and Are Consumed by Fire

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This stunning literary debut, voiced by a lesbian gangster Donna and her streetwise daughter Aurora, is steeped in the...

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