Peggy Frew's debut novel, House of Sticks, won the 2010 Victorian Premier's Literary Award for an unpublished manuscript.

Her story 'Home Visit' won The Age short story competition. She has been published in New Australian Stories 2, Kill Your Darlings, The Big Issue, and Meanjin.

Peggy is also a member of the critically acclaimed and award-winning Melbourne band Art of Fighting. Her latest novel, Hope Farm, was shortlisted for the 2016 Miles Franklin and the Stella Prize.