Lucy Frost’s work largely focuses on Colonial Australia. Along with Marion Halligan, she wrote Those Women Who Go to Hotels, a book about travel and stories. She is also a specialist in Australian and American literature, feminist literary criticism and women’s studies.
- No place for a nervous lady: Voices from the Australian Bush (1984)
- A face in the glass: the Journal and life of Annie Baxter Dawbin (1992)
- Wilde Eve (1999)
- Abandoned Women (2012)