Bad Girls and the Guerilla Knitters Institute

Shortlist for the 2013 Davitt Awards

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The shortlists for this year’s Davitt Awards, presented by Sisters in Crime Australia for the best crime and mystery books by Australian women in 2012, have been announced. The shortlisted titles in each category are:

CR - Mad Men, Bad Girls and the Guerilla Knitters Institute, Maggie Groff

Author Name: 

Actually found myself looking for something a bit on the lighter side last night. So this seemed to fit the bill.

From the Blurb:

When a secretive American cult moves to the Gold Coast, freelance journalist Scout Davis's investigative antennae start quivering. She sets out to expose the cult's lunatic beliefs and bizarre practices, but when she learns the identity of a recent recruit, her quest becomes personal. And dangerous.

Mad Men, Bad Girls and the Guerilla Knitters Institute

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

When a secretive American cult moves to the Gold Coast, freelance journalist Scout Davis's investigative antennae start quivering. She sets out to expose the cult's lunatic beliefs and bizarre practices, but when she learns the identity of a recent recruit, her quest becomes personal. And dangerous.

The cult isn't the only case on Scout's agenda. Someone is cutting up girls' underwear at an exclusive school and Scout agrees to look into it. And the sinister secret behind the vandalism is not nice. Not at all.

Sub Genre: 
Humour
ISBN: 
9781742610795
Location: 
Gold Coast
Series: 
Scout Davis
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2012