Tracey Farren lives a stone’s throw from the Cape Point with some children, a luthier and a pack of dogs. She has a psychology honours degree and worked as a freelance journalist for several years before her muse called her to fiction. Tess is a new edition of her first acclaimed, award-winning novel, Whiplash (2008). Her second novel, Snake (2014) was published in to critical acclaim and her third novel, The Book of Malachi was published in 2019 by NB Publishers. This novel is due out internationally in 2020.
She is represented by Isobel Dixon of Blake Friedmann in London.
Farren wrote the screenplay for Tess and she has written the screenplay for her novel Snake, which has been optioned for a movie.