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PETER TEMPLE (1946 - 2018) . . . A tribute

The distinguished Australian crime writer Peter Temple has died of cancer at the age of 71 at his home in the Victorian city of Ballarat. When some modern writers might have their output weighed rather than critically assessed, Temple wrote just nine novels and devoted much of his career to journalism – at which he excelled – and teaching others how to write. 548 more words

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Resurrection Bay: Emma Viskic

Emma Viskic’s Resurrection Bay, a novel about organised crime and police corruption, is published by Pushkin Press Vertigo, and it’s the first in a series featuring Caleb Zelic. 437 more words

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#IncidentReport | #BookReview | THE DRY by Jane Harper @janeharperautho‏ (January 10th 2017, Abacus Books @AbacusBooks)

THE DRY by Jane Harper (January 10th, 2017 Abacus)

Rating; ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐


Luke Hadler turns a gun on his wife and child, then himself. The farming community of Kiewarra is facing life and death choices daily.
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The Dry

By Jane Harper                  Pan Macmillan Australia 2016                                     Adult Fiction

Score: 9/10                                                                                    Genre: Australian Crime Thriller

   This is part of Shorts Series of book reviews (skimping on all aspects except… 558 more words

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