Welcome to the website of Selwa Anthony Author Management Agency - one of the leading literary agencies in Australia. Here you will find information about Selwa, her authors and the books she has helped get published.

New and up and coming publications:

Kalinda

Kalinda

This stunning sequel to Adam’s Empire, centred on his remote sheep station Kalinda, tracks the development of Adam’s family. Having grown up as a poor orphan child, Adam finds himself financially secure, in love and a father. But Adam’s …

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Adam’s Empire

Adam’s Empire

It’s a great country, but never trust it, son. It’s beautiful but it’s treacherous.

Adam Ross had seen the way his country could destroy a man. Growing up in the Australian outback in the first half of the …

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Tunnel Rats vs The Taliban

Tunnel Rats vs The Taliban

They were young, they were tough and they were everywhere. They were both the backyard builders and the frontline troops in Australia’s war against the Taliban.

This is the powerful story of the sappers, the Army engineers in Afghanistan whose …

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I Belong to No One

I Belong to No One

A teenager in the 1970s, Gwen Wilson grew up in Western Sydney. It was a tough childhood. Illegitimate, fatherless – her mother in and out of psychiatric hospitals; it would have been easy for anyone to despair and give up. …

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Palace of Tears

Palace of Tears

Angie loved Mr Fox’s magnificent, absurd hotel. In fact, it was her one true great love. But … today Angie was so cross, so fed up with everybody and everything, she would probably cheer if a wave of fire swept

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Just the Way We Are

Just the Way We Are

A celebration of families of every kind!

Meet Anna, Chiara, Henry, Izzy and Jack.

their families might not look like your family, but that’s okay … they’re perfect, just the way they are!

From bestselling author Jessica Shirvington and much-loved …

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The Governors House

The Governor’s House

Born in poverty, transported for theft, and in love with a charismatic but dangerous man – for Cat Haggard the Tasmanian Governor’s House is not merely a beautiful building but a symbol of all she hopes to obtain in life. …

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Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Four children by her father.
Thirty years of horrific sexual abuse.

In March 2009, Joseph Fritzl was sentenced to life in jail for the systematic imprisonment, torture and rape of his daughter Elisabeth over 24 years, fathering seven children. The …

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Mother Zen

Mother Zen

In 2010 Jacinta Tynan innocently sparked a media storm when her article in the Sun Herald exposed a fault line in our perception of motherhood. Her premise — that motherhood could be easy — split the parenting community down the …

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Paper Daisies

Paper Daisies

As 1900 draws to a close, Berylda Jones, having completed her university exams for entry to medicine is heading home to Bathurst for Christmas. Tragically, ‘home’ is where she and her beloved sister Greta live in terror, under the control …

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Unwanted

Unwanted

All her life, eighteen-year-old Bea has wanted nothing more than to become a sniper on the wall and earn the coveted ink of a Dread warrior – a mark of distinction among her people.

She knows that one day the …

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Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

My granddad says there are two types of days: those you want to remember and those you want to forget …

A young boy visits his granddad and thinks about the important days in his life: his first day of …

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