Meg Keneally’s The Ink Stain & Fled

Meg Keneally features on today’s episode discussing two new novels The Ink Stain and Fled.

Meg Keneally

As co-author of the Monsarrat series with her father Tom, Meg Keneally is now onto the fourth adventure in this historical fiction series. An incredibly prolific author, Meg has also released her debut solo novel Fled.

The Ink Stain

The Ink Stain is the fourth in the historical Monserrat mystery novels. It takes the reader to colonial Sydney where Monsarrat; a former convict turned investigator must unearth the killer of an outspoken newspaper editor with a story that threatens to topple the colonial administration.


Fled is the story of Jenny Trelawny and is based on the true story of the convict Mary Bryant. Jenny is a highwaywoman transported to the British colony of New South Wales rather than hang in her home of Cornwall. There she attempts a bold plan to steal a ship and sail to freedom!

Sydney Writers Festival

Meg Keneally is appearing at the Sydney Writers Festival. Catch up on many great Sydney Writers Festival authors on the Final Draft Great Conversations podcast. Stay tuned to 2ser for stacks of great writers festival artists and previews.

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