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Chris Gill

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Lambda Literary Award finalist Chris Gill is the author of the bestselling coming-of-age novel, The Nowhere.

Chris was born in Eastbourne in the UK and moved to New Zealand with his family at age two. He spent six years in Auckland, before returning to the UK with his family and living in Sussex. He studied Journalism at university in Hampshire.

On graduating, Chris began a career in copywriting in London, where he worked for three years before moving to Australia in 2014.

In 2019, Chris released The Nowhere – an LGBT+ coming-of-age mystery novel set in outback Western Australia. The Nowhere received glowing reviews and was nominated for a Lambda Literary Award.

Chris has also released a book of poetry, Verses, through his co-founded publishing
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Average rating: 4.3 · 192 ratings · 68 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Nowhere

4.29 avg rating — 153 ratings — published 2019 — 3 editions
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Shell

4.14 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Verses

4.90 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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"I cannot put into words how much I loved this novel. As someone who often feels lonely and isolated, I instantly connected with Seb and his yearning for human connection.

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A stunning piece of work and self expression. Decade follows ten years of the talented artist’s life as she sheds many skins and journeys into the core essence of who she is. A book that every lover of contemporary poetry needs on their shelf.
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