‘Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read.’ – Groucho Marx
Angelica Banks is not one writer but two. Heather Rose and Danielle Wood are both award-winning authors of novels for adults. Writing the Tuesday McGillycuddy series together, they chose a pen name to make things easy.
Danielle won the Vogel prize for her first novel, The Alphabet of Light and Dark. She is also the author of two short story collections – Rosie Little’s Cautionary Tale for Girls and Mothers Grimm and the non-fiction book Housewife Superstar – The Very Best of Marjorie Bligh.
Heather is the author of four novels, White Heart, The River Wife,The Butterfly Man and the 2017 Stella award winning Museum of Modern Love.
They both live in Tasmania. Between them they have two husbands, six children (including a set of twins), a dog, a cat, six rats, quite a few guinea pigs and countless bees.