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July 17, 2011

Sydney Uni’s Fisher Library to get rid of 500,000 books / journals!

I am horrified to discover that the foremost English-language library in the southern hemisphere, Sydney University’s Fisher Library, is to get rid of 500,000 books and journals […]
June 27, 2011

If you love Australian female crime fiction authors, you’ll love SheKilda 7-9 October 2011

Celebrating the best of Australian female crime and thriller fiction, join us at SheKilda in Melbourne, 7-9 October 2011. http://www.shekilda.com.au
June 19, 2011

Australian Book Industry’s Newcomer of the Year Award

Just found out I’ve been nominated for the 2011 Australian Book Industry’s Newcomer of the Year Award. In 2010 a memoir won the Newcomer’s award,  Piano Lessons, […]
June 16, 2011

The Guardian on why Australia is prone to climate change scepticism

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/blog/2011/jun/15/climate-change-skeptic-australia?CMP=twt_gu
June 14, 2011

UK’s Queen’s Park Book Festival a real success

Am in the UK researching a new story and attended the Queen’s Park Book Festival on 11 June. Organised by the enthusiastic team at Queen’s Park […]
June 7, 2011

Nominated for a Ned Kelly Award.

Over the moon about my nomination for the prestigious Ned Kelly Best Fiction Award. Up against the big guns of crime writing! Feel very humbled being […]
May 31, 2011

Watch this video on writing thrillers at The Sydney Writer’s Festival 2011

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jiecnWOWF_E
May 19, 2011

Awesome turn out for ‘This Is Thriller’ panel discussion at Sydney Writers Festival today

Over one hundred people crammed into Studio 1 at the Sydney Writers’ Festival ‘This Is Thriller’ event today to hear myself, John M Green and Cathy Cole discuss how thriller […]
May 19, 2011

Awesome turn out to ‘This is Thriller’ panel discussion today at the Sydney Writers’ Festival

Over one hundred people crammed into Studio 1 at the Sydney Writers’ Festival ‘This Is Thriller’ event today to hear myself, John M Green and Cathy Cole discuss how thriller […]

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