Barbara Unković was born in New Zealand, the daughter of a Croatian father and an English mother. She is D H Lawrence’s cousin. She is the author of four published books, including two volumes of short fiction, Adriatic Blue and Moon Walking, which was longlisted for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award 2012.
Barbara has had significant success in writing awards in the United Kingdom. Her achievements include the longlist and the shortlist for Fish Publishing. She is also a consistent winner of Writers Bill Board.
Her books Moon Walking and Weeds in the Garden of Eden are award winning finalists in the International Book Awards 2012.
Dedicated to my father, John Ivan Unkovich.