Ian Bone

The Song of an Innocent Bystander

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Hostage.

Nine-year-old Freda trapped in a restaurant with a fanatic and his gun.

Survivor.

No parents to protect her.  two men dead.

Ten years later.

Lives the rules:  keep yourself small, don't let them ask you questions.

A dead man's words ...

"Are you living a good life, Freda?"

The answer lies in hunting down the ghosts of the past.

ISBN: 
0140299904
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2002

Blood on the Microphone

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

There's a lot 13-year-old Saffie Grundig doesn't know about her older sister, Cassie. Like what's really going on at the sleazy Comedy House, where Cassie has a cleaning job. When Cassie starts coming home later than usual, Saffi decides it's time she knew everything. She sets about investigating these strange activities, but doesn't count on the assistance of her dotty old neighbour, Ted Burgess. Ted is a retired actor who starred for years in the TV police show, 'Cops', as Sergeant Davies. The trouble is, Ted can't stop being Sergeant Davies.

Sub Genre: 
Young Adult
ISBN: 
0734401701
Publisher: 
Lothian
Year of Publication: 
2001

Ian Bone

Author Information
Bone, Ian

About the Author

Ian Bone is an Australian author. His books range from early childhood picture books through to young adult novels. He has been a fulltime writer for over twelve years and divides his time between writing his books, designing and writing on-line educational simulations for universities, teaching creative writing and making videos.