Author of It Came From The Deep, Who's Afraid? and Who's Afraid Too?
Confirmed At: Adelaide 2018Brisbane 2018
Maria looks forward to meeting all her fans in Adelaide and Brisbane in November 2018.
Maria will give a Q&A panel, and sign autographs on Friday in Brisbane, and throughout Saturday and Sunday in both cities.
Further information on Maria’s panels will be listed in our Event Programme, released closer to the convention.
Maria Lewis is an author, journalist and screenwriter based in Sydney, Australia. Getting her start as a police reporter, her writing on pop culture has appeared in publications such as the New York Post, Guardian, Penthouse, The Daily Mail, Empire Magazine, Gizmodo, Huffington Post, The Daily and Sunday Telegraph, Junkee and many more.
Previously seen as a presenter on SBS Viceland’s nightly news program The Feed and as the host of Cleverfan on ABC, she has been a journalist for over 13 years. Her best-selling debut novel Who’s Afraid? was published in 2016, followed by its sequel Who’s Afraid Too? in 2017, which was nominated for Best Horror Novel at the Aurealis Awards in 2018.
Who’s Afraid? is being developed for television by the Emmy and BAFTA award-winning Hoodlum Entertainment.
Her Young Adult debut, It Came From The Deep, was released globally on October 31, Halloween, 2017 and is a twist on The Little Mermaid. Her fourth book, The Witch Who Courted Death, is set for release on October 31, Halloween, 2018.