Zeny Giles

Zeny Giles


Zeny Giles (Zenovia Doratis) is the daughter of Greek migrants and was born in Sydney in 1937. In 1981 she won the Age Short Story competition and in 1989 Penguin published Miracle of the Waters, stories about the Moree bore baths. Caught in the Light (2002) is her tribute to Newcastle, where she has lived most of her life. Her latest novel, Her Mother Tongue (2018), the third in the Castellorizo trilogy, continues her quirky look at marriage begun in Wedding Dance (2009) and Daughters of Castellorizo (2013).

All sessions by Zeny Giles

BOOK LAUNCH – Her Mother Tongue

06 Apr 2019
12:30 pm-1:30 am
The Press Book House