Marija Pericic grew up in Perth, Western Australia, the child of German and Croatian immigrants. She holds a Masters degree in English Literature. She now lives in Melbourne where she teaches English as a foreign language. The Lost Pages is her first novel.
"From the very beginning, the strain between Kafka and Brod is hugely entertaining. Brod is anti-social and prefers his own company, just like the best of Kafka's characters." --Rohan Wilson, award winning author of The Roving Party and To Name Those Lost ..". cleverly structured and an intriguing concept." --Jenny Barry, BooksPlus "To frame The Lost Pages as being about Brod is clever and interesting. The Kafka we meet here is almost the opposite of the one we have come to expect." --Stephen Romei, Literary Editor, The Australian