About

Robyn Anderson is a writer of short stories, film scripts, radio stories and a recently completed YA adventure novel, “I am not Joe Donovan”. She has lived most of her life in New Zealand but has also spent time in the US and more recently, lived for ten years in London.  She now lives in the suburbs of Christchurch in a house with a stream and a tree hut at the bottom of the garden.

Robyn attended Hagley Writer’s School during the earthquake years. Her novel, “I am not Joe Donovan”  reflects the chaos and concerns that resulted from this unforeseen, life-changing event.

Awarded the Brockenhurst Scholarship 2018 Robyn travelled to England to research  WW1 soldiers for her podcasts “War Stores.” (see Home Page to listen).