Tue, 06 Aug|
St Stephens Church Hall
Australian Crime Stories with Michael Robotham, Mark Brandi & Tony Cavanaugh
Join us for a special evening with three of our finest crime and thriller writers talking about their latest books & the life of crime ... writing! Michael Robotham (Good Girl Bad Girl), Mark Brandi (The Rip) & Tony Cavanaugh (Blood River) join Chris Hammer (Scrublands) for a lively discussion!
Time & Location
06 Aug 2019, 6:30 pm
St Stephens Church Hall, 189 Church St, Newtown NSW 2042, Australia
About The Event
Join us for a special evening with three of our finest crime and thriller writers talking about their latest books and the life of crime ... writing! Michael Robotham (Good Girl Bad Girl), Mark Brandi (The Rip) & Tony Cavanaugh (Blood River) join forces for what promises to be a very lively discussion!
About the Books
About Mark Brandi
Mark Brandi's bestselling novel, Wimmera, won the coveted British Crime Writers' Association Debut Dagger, and was named Best Debut at the 2018 Australian Indie Book Awards. It was also shortlisted for the Australian Book Industry Awards Literary Fiction Book of the Year, and the Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year.
Mark graduated with a criminal justice degree and worked extensively in the justice system, before changing direction and deciding to write. Originally from Italy, he grew up in rural Victoria. Mark now lives in Melbourne and is already working on his next work of fiction.
About Tony Cavanaugh
Tony Cavanaugh is an Australian crime novelist, screenwriter and film and television producer. He has over thirty years' experience in the film industry, has lectured at several prestigious universities and has been a regular guest on radio commenting on the film and television industry. His Darian Richards novels which include Promise, Dead Girl Sing, and The Train Rider, have been highly praised. His latest novel, Blood River, firmnly establishes Tony as one of our finest crime writers.
About Michael Robotham
Before becoming a novelist, Michael Robotham was an investigative journalist working across America, Australia and Britain. As a journalist and writer he has investigated notorious cases such as the serial killer couple Fred and Rosemary West. He has worked with clinical and forensic psychologists as they helped police investigate complex, psychologically driven crimes.
Michael's 2004 debut thriller, The Suspect, sold more than 1 million copies around the world. It is the first of eight novels featuring clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin, who faces his own increasing battle with a potentially debilitating disease. Michael has also written four standalone thrillers. In 2015 he won the UK's prestigious Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award with his standalone thriller Life or Death. He lives in Sydney.
Event Ticket + Book
Your ticket to the launch, plus a pre-ordered copy of Split.