Category Archives: Mystery & Crime

Ned Kelly Awards 2018 Shortlist

The Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) has announced the shortlists for this year’s Ned Kelly Awards for Australian crime writing. The shortlisted works in each category are: Best crime fiction Marlborough Man (Alan Carter, Fremantle Press) Under Cold Bright Lights … Continue reading

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Ned Kelly Awards Longlist 2018

Can’t have enough crime and want to read more, now it’s what we have been waiting for and something typically Aussie – Ned Kelly Awards longlist presents the best crime writing by Australian writers.

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Librarians’ Choice – April 2018

The top 10 April 2018 release books as voted for by library staff around Australia is here. There are a nice mix of books, mainly fiction, a very interesting non fiction and a title (Amelia Westlake) described as “a queer … Continue reading

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Peter Temple – Rest in Peace

      It is sad news for crime fiction readers, yesterday we learned about the demise of Peter Temple the critically and popularly acclaimed author of the “Jack Irish” novels, Bad Debts, Black Tide, Dead Point and White Dog, which … Continue reading

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The Nominees For 2018 Edgar Allan Poe Awards

The 2018 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2017 has announced its nominees which represent best works of crime/mystery.        

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