May 4, 2013

crimes against humanity in fiction – a talk for national law week

I am honoured to be supporting Australian National Law Week, the aim of which is to raise awareness of legal services and people’s rights in the […]
May 2, 2013

CrimeFest 2013, with UK agent extraordinaire, Phil Patterson, from Marjacq Scripts

I am so excited to be part of the UK’s CrimeFest 2013, held in Bristol from 30 May to 2 June. There are so many wonderful […]
May 2, 2013

John Birmingham’s Cheeseburger Gothic blog features extract from THIRST

Delighted John Birmingham chose an extract from Thirst for his tell-em-how-it-is, hilariously funny and deeply thoughtful blog, Cheeseburger Gothic. No wonder John was a finalist in […]
March 6, 2013

Upcoming writers’ festivals

Recently, I was asked by my thriller writing students about upcoming writers’ festivals for crime fiction lovers. So I thought I would briefly outline some of the festivals I […]
February 7, 2013

Join me at the Willoughby Author’s Club

The Willoughby Hotel, Sydney, is a great supporter of book clubs and is launching a series of evenings with authors from various genres. I am delighted to be […]
February 3, 2013

books that changed me interview: sydney morning herald

3 February 2013 Follow this link to the interview: Books That Changed Me
February 3, 2013

books that changed me

The Sydney Morning Herald asked me to name five Books That Changed Me, and here is the link to the interview, which was published today. As a thriller author […]
January 28, 2013

thriller writing classes – Sydney, Brisbane and Perth February 2013

Last night I was on James O'Loghlin's show on ABC radio and the topic was writing courses: do they help budding authors? Naturally, because I run creative […]
January 27, 2013

Do creative writing courses work?

I'm joining James O'Loghlin and Kathryn Heyman on ABC radio to debate whether writing courses can help budding authors. Learning  writing techniques and the expectations of your […]

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