Mark Dapin's Strange Country (Macmillan, 2008) was (briefly) an Australian travel bestseller.

His first novel, King of the Cross (2009), won the Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction. His second novel, Spirit House (2011), was longlisted for the 2012 Miles Franklin Award.

He writes for the Adelaide Advertiser.


Pieces by Mark Dapin

Travelling as a journalist
Edition 37: Small World

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