Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeff Ross Apr 13, 2009.
Started this discussion. Last reply by Beth Groundwater Feb 1, 2008.
November is ACWA’s membership month.
Australia’s premier organisation for crime, thriller and mystery writers, ACWA, is looking for members AND you don’t have to be an author to join (although our authors are really welcome :) ). Crime readers are being offered free Associate Membership with lots of prizes to be…Continue
Posted on October 31, 2013 at 2:30pm
The Dying Beach is the third Jayne Keeney book from Angela Savage, following on closely from Behind the Night Bazaar and The Half-Child. The series is set in various parts of Thailand, a country Private Investigator Keeney, originally from Melbourne, loves and feels a strong affinity for. Review at …Continue
Posted on August 8, 2013 at 8:54pm
The body of popular Environment Minister and leadership contender Susan Wright turns up on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin in the company of a recently deceased cat likewise dumped in the mud. Then a particularly unpopular government head-kicker (aka ‘advisor’) is found in similar circumstances, followed by further disappearances. including the kidnapping of our central hero – Detective Darren Glass. Review at …Continue
Posted on August 8, 2013 at 8:45pm
Title: DRIVE BY
Author: Michael Duffy
Year of Publication: 2013
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Category: Crime Fiction
John Habib is the mechanic son of a Muslim Lebanese-Australian crime family in Sydney's Western suburbs. His oldest brother is in a maximum security prison, his middle brother is becoming increasingly fundamentalist, and his younger brother Rafi is on trial for a murder he swears he…
Posted on August 6, 2013 at 7:56pm
What is the secret to good crime writing? No one better to ask than a group of Australia's leading crime writers. Their conclusions are fascinating, provocative, often surprising, and they are all drawn from the hard school of personal experience. What pieces of advice do the writers have in common? That there is no substitute for hard work! One tells us there is no such thing as writer's block - "just do it" is a common theme. There is a fun part though: research. The writers could not vary…Continue
Posted on July 24, 2013 at 11:20pm