Manly, New South Wales, Australia
Blue Mountains, New South Wales
- Author, Journalist and Print Journalist
As a young woman, Kylie Tennant worked as an assisant producer for ABC radio before returning to study at Sydney University. She cut short her studies to travel and write, and in 1932 married a former fellow-student, Lewis Rodd. They had two children.
Tennant's journalistic career began with several articles and short stories published in Smith's Weekly and The Bulletin. She worked variously as a novelist, playwright, short-story writer, critic, biographer and historian. Two of her novels were made into television mini-series.
Kylie Tennant's bibliography is extensive. A selection of publications are listed below.
For more information, see also http://www.burnetsbooks.com.au/bibliographies/tennant.htm