Category Archives: Mystery & Crime

Ned Kelly Awards 2017 Shortlists

The Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) has announced the shortlists for this year’s Ned Kelly Awards for Australian crime writing.

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The Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Shortlist 2017

The shortlist for crime writing’s most wanted accolade, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year, has been announced.

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2017 Davitt Awards Longlist

According to the recent survey, ‘Reading the reader: a survey of Australian reading habits,’ crime/mystery/thrillers is the top number one genre to be read and almost 50% Australians like reading it. Indeed, it’s the number one on our library’s loans … Continue reading

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Most Popular Reads in the Library Last Month

The following titles are the most borrowed titles in City of Parramatta Libraries last month. You’d be surprised by its diversity, well probably not that surprised. I’ve made some comments after each title just to let you know that reading … Continue reading

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2017 Dagger awards longlists

UK Crime Writers’ Association (CWA) has announced its outstanding longlists – Dagger awards longlists. Diamond Dagger Winner  Ann Cleeves is the CWA Diamond Dagger winner. The Dagger award recognises authors whose crime writing careers have been marked by sustained excellence, and … Continue reading

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