Prep teacher John Larkin wins Victorian Premier’s Literary Award


Knox Prep Writer-in-Residence John Larkin has won a Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for his young adult book The Shadow Girl.

The novel explores the life and experiences of a 13-year-old homeless girl who is on the run.

John teaches writing skills at the Prep three days a week and is the author of more than 20 books for children, teens and adults.

> Read more about John's award
> Listen to John on ABC Radio National's Life Matters