Tag Archives: Australian crime fiction

It’s my party and I’ll sign if I want to

I was reminded at the launch party for The Dying Beach of the inherent paradox in book launch parties: you invite all the people you love most in the world to come together in the same place at the same time, then spend … Continue reading

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Introducing…The Dying Beach

The Dying Beach, the third novel in my Jayne Keeney PI series, is released today 1 July 2013. The book follows on from Behind the Night Bazaar (2006) and The Half-Child (2010) and is set in April 1997 in the … Continue reading

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Nine more sleeps…

…until The Dying Beach is released on 1 July 2013. Meanwhile, here’s the catalogue entry from Text Publishing to whet your appetite.

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Review: Dark Horse

Crime fiction author and prolific blogger Margot Kinberg posted recently about bad books and disappointing reads. Judging from the number of comments provoked by the post, she hit a raw nerve. I credit Margot with teaching me how to admit … Continue reading

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The secret is (almost) out

The Australian Crime Writers’ Association has released a teaser for its new publication, irresistibly entitled, If I Tell You…I’ll Have To Kill You: Australia’s Leading Crime Writers Reveal Their Secrets. This collection of musings on writing crime and crime writing is described by … Continue reading

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Holiday Murders at Montsalvat

I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing author Robert Gott about his new novel The Holiday Murders at an intimate literary dinner held at the Meeting Pool Restaurant at Montsalvat, organised by the Eltham Bookshop. Robert is the author of … Continue reading

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Crime Factory Hard Labour

Hard Labour is a new all-Australian anthology of short crime fiction being launched by Crime Factory in October and I’m thrilled to be part of it. The Hard Labour anthology is bookended by stories from two of Australia’s crime fiction greats, … Continue reading

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