Jacqui Horwood

THE FIRST CUT - Scarlet Stiletto Award Winners, edited by Lindy Cameron

Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Short Stories
Publisher: 
Clan Destine Press
Year of Publication: 
2011

Scarlet Stiletto - The First Cut

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

An anthology of prize-winning stories from Sisters in Crime's national short story competition edited by Lindy Cameron.  It includes 26 stories by Tara Moss, Cate Kennedy, Kerry Munnery, Josephine Pennicott, Julie Waight, Jacqui Horwood, Louise Connor, Margaret Pollock, Dianne Gray,

Sub Genre: 
Short Stories
ISBN: 
9781741165562
Publisher: 
Clan Destine Press
Year of Publication: 
2011

Outside the Law 3

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

Take a walk outside the law with some of Australia's best crime writers.  Investigate the criminals who deal in murder, drugs and kidnapping; the cops who track them down; and the journalists who report their stories.

ISBN: 
9781742115887
Location: 
Australia
Series: 
Outside the Law
Publisher: 
Five Mile Press
Year of Publication: 
2009

Jacqui Horwood

Author Information
Horwood, Jacqui

About the Author

A former Victoria Police staffer, Jacqui won the Scarlet Stiletto first prize trophy and the Chronicles Bookshop award for the Best Police Procedural for 'Slasher's Return'.

Jacqui grew up on the mean streets of Frankston, reading the Famous Five and Nancy Drew and 'hoping to smash international spy rings'. She worked as a project officer for ten years at Victoria Police where she learned to decipher police jargon and recognise the difference between GBH and GHB.

OUTSIDE THE LAW 3 - Lindy Cameron (editor)

Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Five Mile Press
Year of Publication: 
2009

Currently Reading - Outside the Law 3

Book Title: 

I missed the launch of this book recently, but I sure as hell wasn't going to miss reading the book.  This is the third in a series of compilations of true crime stories, written by a wide range of authors with varying backgrounds, varying viewpoints about varying crimes.

From the Blurb:

Take a walk outside the law with some of Australia's best crime writers.  Investigate the criminals who deal in murder, drugs and kidnapping; the cops who track them down; and the journalists who report their stories.

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