Kim Kelly

Ladies’ Rest and Writing Room

By Kim Kelly - Published 2023


The Ladies’ Rest and Writing Room is located in Farmer’s department store in Sydney, Australia. After spending the day spending their money, ...Read Review

The Rat Catcher: A Love Story

By Kim Kelly - Published 2022


1900 Sydney, Australia. When Patrick O’Reilly loses his job at the shipyard (another Patrick O’Reilly slipped into his spot), his priest tells ...Read Review


By Kim Kelly - Published 2020


In 1948 Sydney, Australia, Lucy Brynne, a physiotherapist at the Sydney Hospital, is puzzled after reading a newspaper obituary of Dr. Hugo Winter: “He ...Read Review

Lady Bird and the Fox

By Kim Kelly - Published 2018


Lady Bird and the Fox is Australian author, Kim Kelly’s seventh historical fiction novel. Kelly tells stories set in Australia’s past ...Read Review

The Blue Mile

By Kim Kelly - Published 2014


The third novel from Australian writer Kelly (aka book editor Kim Swivel), set in Depression-era Sydney, excels at depicting the era’s social ...Read Review