Tag Archives: Garry Disher

Top Australian crime reads 2015

It’s that time of year for ‘best of’ lists. Usually a ‘top five’ or ‘top ten’ proposition, I’ve decided to go with my top six Australian crime reads for 2015, seeing as how it makes for a neat collage. First, … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews & Interviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Crime & Justice Festival 2015

The ninth Readers Feast Crime & Justice Festival, happening this weekend, has given me the perfect excuse to bump a few local crime novels up on my TBR pile. On Saturday 14 Nov, 2.00-3.00 PM, I’ll be interviewing one of … Continue reading

Posted in Literary Festival | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Ned Kelly Awards 2014 shortlist

The Australian Crime Writers Association announced the shortlist for the 2014 Ned Kelly Awards on Saturday evening at the Bendigo Writers Festival. I was absolutely thrilled to be on the spot when my latest novel The Dying Beach was included … Continue reading

Posted in Awards & Short lists | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Festival: Bendigo Writers Festival 2014

I’m thrilled to be part of the Bendigo Writers Festival for the second year running. I had a great time at the festival in 2013, and I’m rapt to be coming back for more. I’ll be appearing at two events on … Continue reading

Posted in Literary Festival | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Newcastle Writers Festival 2014

‘The days go by so fast,’ my eight-year-old said tonight as we observed a Blood Moon over Melbourne. ‘The nights, too,’ she added sagely. I know she’s got a point when I glance at my blog and wonder if it’s really ten days … Continue reading

Posted in Literary Festival | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Crime & Justice Festival 2012

It is fitting that Ian Rankin is headlining this year’s Crime & Justice Festival, harking as he does from Edinburgh, the first UNESCO City of Literature. With Reader’s Feast Bookstore now operating from their chic premises on Collins Street, the Crime & … Continue reading

Posted in Literary Festival | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Hard Labour starts to pay off

There are times when maintaining a blog is a drag, a necessary evil for a fiction writer who would frankly rather spend her precious time writing fiction. Times when I struggle to find something interesting to blog about. Other times … Continue reading

Posted in About the author | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments