Nina Killham

Nina Killham

Nina Killham is an American/British novelist who now lives in Melbourne. Not a reader as a child, she finally began when her diplomatic father moved the family to Copenhagen and she could no longer understand the television. She turned to her parents’ bookshelves for entertainment and became a lifelong advocate of the transformative nature of books. She is the author of three novels. Her short story, My Wife the Hyena, was included in Best British Short Stories 2013. Her motto: “Books are like fish: If this one doesn’t suit, there are plenty more in the sea.”