Naomi Shippen Writes

Naomi Shippen

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Stories have always been an important part of Naomi's life, but it was not until recent years that she began writing her own. Mystery, suspense and domestic noir hold a special fascination for Naomi and her work has been published in short story anthologies, local newspapers and literary journals. Naomi has recently signed with Kingsley Publishers, and her domestic suspense novel, Far From Harm, will debut in 2023. 
Small Street in Japan
Background Story

In 2020, Naomi was in Japan when COVID hit, and she returned to a very different Australia. The experience of returning to a strange new landscape inspired Naomi to write a series of personal essays, and several of them are featured in the anthology, Life in the Time of Corona.


Her work has appeared in oranges journal, and she is a regular book reviewer on the Australian Book Lovers Podcast. Naomi has recently signed with Kingsley Publishing and her thriller set in the Victorian High Country of Australia will debut in 2023.

Currently, Naomi is working on a domestic suspense set in contemporary urban Melbourne.