Frankie McMillan is a poet and renowned short-short story writer. The Wandering Nature of Us Girls is her sixth book. Her last collection, The Father of Octopus Wrestling, was picked as one of the 10 best NZ fiction books of 2019 by The Spinoff. In 2019 she was awarded the NZSA Peter & Dianne Beatson Fellowship. She spends her time between Ōtautahi and Mohua Golden Bay.
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