Adrienne Jansen

Adrienne writes fiction, non-fiction and poetry. She has lived and worked among immigrants in New Zealand for many years, and her writing draws strongly on that experience. As well as A Change of Key she has written four other novels: A Line of Sight, The Score, Spirit Writing and Floating the Fish on Bamboo. She has also written two collections of poetry, and among her non-fiction work is The Crescent Moon: The Asian Face of Islam in New Zealand with photography by Ans Westra, and most recently she co-authored Migrant Journeys: New Zealand taxi drivers tell their stories. She lives in Titahi Bay, north of Wellington, with her family.

Adrienne Jansen’s website is here.


Escalator Press titles:

The Score – available to buy on our website and on Amazon or Kobo.

A Line of Sight – available to buy on our website  and on Amazon or Kobo.

A Change of Key – coming soon


Adrienne is available for public speaking in the wider Wellington region. For all inquiries, please refer to the contact page.