Rob McDonald is a Kiwi living in Melbourne. In 2016 Rob attended Faber Academy’s Writing a Novel Stage 1 and Stage 2. An excerpt of The Nancys was published in the Faber Writing Academy ‘Writing a Novel’ Anthology, Allen & Unwin (2016). And in 2017 The Nancys was Highly Commended for an Unpublished Manuscript in the 2017 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards. Rob is represented by Grace Heifetz at Curtis Brown Australia. The Nancys will be published by Allen and Unwin in 2019.