Penny Flanagan is a writer and musician.
She is the author of three novels.
- Changing the Sky – Hodder Headline, 1993 – (‘Older readers’ children’s fiction)
- Sing to Me – Penguin, 1998 – (adult fiction)
- Surviving Hal – Puncher & Wattmann, 2019 (adult fiction)
Praise for Surviving Hal:
“A gripping and entertaining novel about marriage, a toxic in-law and a spectacularly dysfunctional destination wedding from hell.”
Richard Glover, ABC 702
“A substantial comedy of manners.”
Kerryn Goldsworthy, The Sydney Morning Herald
Surviving Hal is available to order here
Penny is a regular contributor to The Sydney Morning Herald and various other websites including, News.com.au, kidspot.com.au, babyology and Choice.com.au.
She currently tours with her sister, comedian Kitty Flanagan, providing original music for Kitty’s popular stand-up shows.
Penny spoke to Sarah Macdonald about ‘Surviving Hal’ on ABC Nightlife, 7/6/19.