Anna Solding grew up in Sweden, but is now happily settled in Australia. Working as a photographer, translator, editor and university tutor to support her writing, she earned a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Adelaide. Many of her stories have won awards and have appeared in journals and collections. She has judged the HarperCollins Varuna Award and has served as fiction co-editor for the literary magazines Wet Ink and Animate Quarterly.
In 2010, her novel The Hum of Concrete was shortlisted for the Adelaide Festival Awards for Best Unpublished Manuscript. In March 2012, the highly anticipated The Hum of Concrete was published to rave reviews. See the writing section of the website for further exploration of reviews.
Currently, Anna is busy travelling around the country promoting her book, speaking at writers’ festivals and universities as well as signing books in book shops. See the events section of the website for further information about events.
Anna lives in Adelaide with her partner and their three gorgeous boys.