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The Dying Trade by Peter Corris

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Publisher’s Synopsis”The villain was in custody as they say, but villains were coming out of the woodwork and the past was sending out tentacles which were winding around the necks of people living and dying in the present. It’s a dying trade I’m in.”Meet Cliff Hardy. Smoker, drinker, ex-boxer. And private investigator.When the wealthy Bryn […]

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Clare Langley-Hawthorne Book List

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Clare was born in Canada and moved to England as a small child before her parents emigrated to Australia in the early 1970s. Clare’s main area of interest lies in the Edwardian period but she studied law at the University of Melbourne and practiced commercial law upon leaving, moving to the United States in 1995 […]

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Steven Lang Book List

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Steven Lang is the author whose books have won or been short-listed for major literary awards in Australia. He and his wife co-direct Outspoken, an extended writer’s festival – a series of conversations with authors. He lives near Maleny with his wife, Tyyni, and their two dogs. Author Website Stand AloneAn Accidental Terrorist (2005) Non-Crime88 […]

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Wendy Laing Book List

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Wendy is An Australian writer, part-time housewife with a Teaching Diploma, a Bachelor of Arts Degree (majors Professional Writing, Communications) and a Master Of Arts (project/thesis). She lives with hubby, Dave and their four-pawed family, Kynda, a loveable labradoodle. Stand AloneMirror Mirror (2003) (under pen-name Dalziel Laing)Flowers From The Grave (2004)Cock of the Walk (2006)Severance […]

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Australian Authors – K

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Select an author to view books and reviews Kylie KadenBrian KavanaghMeg and Tom KeneallyKarina KilmorePeter KleinElsa KlenschMalcolm KnoxChristopher KochKatherine KovacicAdriana KouliasNigel KrauthPatricia Kristensen

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Nigel Krauth Book List

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Nigel Krauth’s Matilda My Darling won the Australian Vogel Award in 1982, he has written two further critically acclaimed novels, is a regular critic and reviewer, and is head of the School of Humanities at Griffith University, Gold Coast. He has reviewed books and written essays for a variety of Australian journals including the Australian […]

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Christopher Koch Book List

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Christopher Koch was born and educated in Tasmania. For a good deal of his life he was a broadcasting producer, working for the ABC in Sydney. He has lived and worked in London and elsewhere overseas. He has been a fulltime writer since 1972, winning international praise and a number of awards for his six […]

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Malcolm Knox Book List

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Malcolm Knox was born in 1966. He grew up in Sydney and studied in Sydney and Scotland, where his one-act play, POLEMARCHUS, was performed in St Andrews and Edinburgh. His first novel SUMMERLAND was published to great acclaim in the UK, US, Australia and Eurpope in 2000. In 2001 Malcolm was named one of the […]

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Elsa Klensch Book List

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Elsa Klensch is an Australian-American journalist, novelist, and television personality, often working in the world of fashion. She was the producer and host of Style with Elsa Klensch, CNN’s weekly fashion and design television program, which ran from 1980 to 2001. She married Chuck Klensch in 1966. Sonya Iverson seriesSonya Iverson is a television producer […]

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Peter Klein Book List

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Peter Klein is the author of the best-selling autobiography A Strapper’s Tale about life as a horse strapper and trainer on the racetracks in Australia. Having spent so much time in and around the horseracing industry has given him great insights into the world and this shines through in the books that have been produced […]