Peter Rose has published four poetry collections, most recently Rattus Rattus: New and Selected Poems (Salt Publishing, 2005). Giramondo will publish his new collection, Morbid Transfers, in 2009. In 2001 he published Rose Boys (Allen & Unwin), a family memoir that won the National Biography Award. He also published a novel, A Case of Knives (Allen & Unwin, 2005). Throughout the 1990s he was a publisher at Oxford University Press in Australia. Currently he is editor of Australian Book Review. He edited The Best Australian Poems 2007 (Black Inc.). He divides his time between Adelaide and Melbourne.