Australian Authors

Katherine Kovacic Book List


Katherine Kovacic originally worked as a veterinarian before returning to study to earn an MA, followed by a PhD in Art History. She has an interest in the history of human relationships with animals, particularly as they appear in art. She lives in Melbourne with a Borzoi and a Scottish Deerhound.

Alex Clayton series

Alex Clayton is an art dealer and solves mysteries related to art

The Portrait of Molly Dean (2018)
Painting in the Shadows (2019)
The Shifting Landscape (2020)

Critical Acclaim

The Portrait of Molly Dean

  • Shortlisted 2019 Ned Kelly Award for Best Debut Crime Novel