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Hades by Candice Fox

‘Hades’ is an amazingly gripping novel. It is Candice Fox’s debut novel and the first in a series featuring police detectives Frank Bennett and Eden Archer. Books 2 & 3 are already available, they are ‘Eden’ and ‘Fall’. Heinrich ‘Hades’ … Continue reading

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The One Who Got Away by Caroline Overington

As an Australian, I really want to love all of Caroline Overington’s novels, but ‘The One Who Got Away’ just didn’t grab me. It felt a bit like Overington was trying to write for popularity rather than to her strengths. … Continue reading

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Adriana Koulias Profile and Books

Adriana Koulias was born in 1960 in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. She was surrounding by extended family during her early years and it was here that she developed her love of music and also her interest in mysticism. She … Continue reading

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Meg and Tom Keneally Profile and Books

Tom Keneally is a well known Australian author, born in Sydney in 1935. He has written many novels and plays, his most famous is Schindler’s Ark which was adapted to the Steven Spielberg movie Schindler’s List. Keneally grew up in … Continue reading

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The Soldier’s Curse by Meg and Tom Keneally

I love both crime fiction and historical fiction. When they’re combined, I love them even more. When famous Australian author Tom Keneally and his journalist daughter Meg placed their historical crime fiction in Australia I just couldn’t resist. ‘The Soldier’s … Continue reading

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Michael Robotham Profile and Books

Michael Robotham was born in 1960 in country New South Wales. He attended school in Gundagai and Coffs Harbour, then moved to Sydney to start a cadetship with a newspaper. He spent the next 14 years working as a journalist … Continue reading

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Sara Foster Profile and Books

Sara Foster was born and grew up in the UK, but she always had family connections to Australia and eventually moved to Perth in Western Australia. Foster studied English language and literature at university and decided to pursue a career … Continue reading

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Darkest Place by Jaye Ford

‘Darkest Place’ is the latest psychological thriller by Jaye Ford and I was once again reminded of the reasons I rush to get her novels as soon as they are available. 13 years ago, Charlotte Townsend was involved in a … Continue reading

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All That Is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster

As an Australian, I’m always surprised at how long it takes to discover Australian authors. Something must be wrong with the way they are promoted. ‘All That Is List Between Us’ is an excellent thriller from an excellent Australian author … Continue reading

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Caroline Overington Profile and Books

Caroline Overington is an award winning Australian journalist and author. She grew up in Victoria and attended Deakin University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in journalism. She has worked as a journalist for several Australian newspapers … Continue reading

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