Author Dawn Barker Booked for August 2014 Meeting


We’ve just booked the lovely Dawn Barker, author and child psychiatrist, to speak at our August 17th BLPG meeting.

About Dawn

Dr Dawn Barker is a child psychiatrist and author. She studied Medicine in the UK before moving to Australia in 2001 where she completed her psychiatric training and began writing.

In 2010, Dawn’s first novel, Fractured, was selected for the Hachette/Queensland Writers Centre’s manuscript development competition and it was published in 2013. Her second novel, Let Her Go, was published in June 2014.

She has spoken on writing, mental health and parenting at conferences, writers festivals, television and radio.

Dawn lives in Perth, Western Australia with her husband and three young children.

You can also visit Dawn’s website to read more about her.