Christian White


Christian White is an Australian author and screenwriter. His debut novel, The Nowhere Child, won the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript. He co-created the television series Carnivores, currently in development with Matchbox Pictures and Heyday TV, and co-wrote Relic, a psychological horror feature film to be produced by Carver Films (The Snowtown Murders, Partisan).

Born and raised on the Mornington Peninsula, Christian had an eclectic range of ‘day jobs’ before he was able to write full-time, including food-cart driver on a golf course and video editor for an adult film company. He now spends his days writing from his home in Melbourne where he lives with his wife, the filmmaker Summer DeRoche, and their adopt

Average rating: 3.96 · 25,942 ratings · 3,405 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Nowhere Child

3.99 avg rating — 14,726 ratings — published 2018 — 34 editions
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The Wife and the Widow

4.02 avg rating — 8,535 ratings — published 2019 — 13 editions
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Second Skin

3.55 avg rating — 2,681 ratings — published 2020
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“Guilt, fear, grief, they’re all like moss, Ab. If you slow down long enough it’ll start to grow, and it won’t stop until you’re covered.”
Christian White, The Wife and the Widow

Christian White, The Nowhere Child

“in places”
Christian White, The Nowhere Child


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