Freda Ellis

Payback!

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Ruth Cogan’s amazing life on the Atherton Tablelands of Far North Queensland is filled with tragedy after her husband is killed and her son dies from a drug overdose. From stolen gold to the murder of young aboriginals, this dramatic story climaxes with Ruth and her two friends pursuing drug dealers to Sydney. Whilst the book is fiction, it has a ring of truth that can happen anywhere at any time!

Sub Genre: 
Accidental Detective
ISBN: 
1920899902
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Zeus Publications
Year of Publication: 
2004

The Pink Cockatoo

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Ruth Cogan feels she has found peace at last working at the Stockman’s Hotel in sleepy Townsville, far North Queensland . This new life is a welcome change of pace for Ruth after her exhilarating adventures pursuing drug dealers to Sydney and the heartbreaking tragedy of losing her husband and son. (Payback) Ruth shared these experiences, as always, in the company of her good friends, Katy and Diane.

Sub Genre: 
Accidental Detective
ISBN: 
1921118830
Location: 
North Queensland
Publisher: 
Zeus Publications
Year of Publication: 
2006

Freda Ellis

Author Information
Ellis, Freda

About the Author

Freda Myers Ellis was born and educated in Yorkshire, England. She married Joseph Ellis and had three children. Freda taught in schools in England and Australia after emigrating with her husband and son in 1969. Freda now resides on Queensland’s Gold Coast and has had several poems published and also broadcast. She is a member of Gold Coast Writers