Adrian Hyland spent many years in the Northern Territory, living and working among indigenous people. He now teaches at LaTrobe University and lives in the north-east of Melbourne. His first novel, Diamond Dove won the 2007 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction.
Emily Tempest series
Mystery series featuring Emily Tempest who has returned to her aboriginal tribe in Outback Northern Territory
Diamond Dove (2006) apa Moonlight Downs
Gunshot Road (2010)
- Winner 2007 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Crime Novel