Felicity McLean is an author and journalist.
The Van Apfel Girls Are Gone is her debut novel, out 2019 with HarperCollins (Australia), Algonquin Books (USA), Oneworld Publications (UK), Presses de la cité (France) and Siruela (Spain).
Her picture book, This is a Book! (no wifi needed) is out now with Black Inc. Books.
She has ghostwritten six books, most recently Body Lengths, co-written with Olympian Leisel Jones, which was awarded Apple iBooks’ ‘Best Biography’, and shortlisted for an Australian Book Industry Award (ABIA). As a ghostwriter she has collaborated with celebrities, sports stars, business leaders and others.
Authors she has interviewed include: Irvine Welsh, James Patterson, Lee Child, Tom Keneally, Lynda La Plante, Nicholas Sparks, Jessica Rudd, Judy Nunn, Gillian Mears, Charlotte Wood, Wayne Macauley, Chris Flynn, Kirsten Tranter, Joanna Trollope, Jo Nesbo, Cathy Kelly, Kathy Lette, Anne Rice, Michael Connelly, Michael Robotham, David Vann, Oliver Jeffers, Chad Harbach and Tara Moss.
Felicity appeared at Sydney Writers’ Festival 2016, and Bundanon Siteworks 2016.
Represented by Curtis Brown Literary Agency.