About

Debbie Johansson is an Australian author of Paranormal and Gothic Fiction. She grew up in Sydney’s inner west, near the largest necropolis in the Southern Hemisphere.

A taphophile, Debbie is fascinated by the paranormal, mysteries, and the unexplained. She loves history and exploring old houses.

In recent years, she has experienced ghostly encounters at various haunted locations, including Monte Cristo Homestead and Q Station in Sydney.

Growing up with an appreciation for film, her stories are influenced by Alfred Hitchcock and Peter Weir’s Picnic at Hanging Rock.

Debbie writes stories set in her native Australia and is the author of short stories, including ‘The Ghost at Willow Creek’ and a short story collection, ‘Legacy and Other Short Stories’. Her next book, a couple of paranormal romance short stories, ‘First Christmas’, will be released in November 2020.

She has a degree in Communications Studies and is a member of Romance Writers of Australia and Sisters in Crime Australia.

When not writing, Debbie enjoys reading, going for long walks, listening to music, and watching too much television.

She lives in country New South Wales with her husband, two children, and a dog named Fox.