Mary-Rose MacColl

No Safe Place

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

An exploration of sex, power and personal responsibility, No Safe Place is a contemporary thriller with the unexpected at every turn.

Adele Lanois is Registrar of Walters University and chief investigator in a sexual misconduct case. A lone woman in a powerful institution, Adele is unsure of herself, unsure of her colleagues and increasingly unsure that anything in her life is quite as it seems.

An exploration of sex, power and personal responsibility, No Safe Place is a contemporary thriller with the unexpected at every turn.

ISBN: 
1864481749
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
1996

Killing Superman

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Killing Superman is a novel of betrayals, love, family grief and the effects of war. Scott's father has been pronounced dead. His sister believes it's him so why can't Scott? An intimate and stunning portrayal of a father-son relationship.

ISBN: 
9781865089980
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2003

Angels in the Architecture

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In a secret chamber uncovered by a fire which nearly destroys the 19th-century chapel at Archangels University, architect Harriet Darling finds a skull. The police have a murderer in mind and rumours on campus are rife, but Harriet wants to save the chapel from further harm and has her own ideas.

ISBN: 
9781865080611
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
1999

Mary-Rose MacColl

Author Information
MacColl, Mary-Rose

Mary-Rose MacColl (1961-) grew up and lives in Brisbane. She has a degree in journalism and was the first graduate of the University of Queensland's Master of Arts in Creative Writing. She has worked as a cadet journalist , assistant nurse and photocopier operator before spending 15 years in higher education as an administrator and corporate writer.

Mary-Rose teaches writing part-time and chaired the 1998 Brisbane Writer's Festival. Her first novel, No Safe Place, was the 1995 runner-up in the Australian/Vogel Literary Award.

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