Present Darkness

2015 in Review - Robert Goodman

Robert Goodman has posted his Year in Review best books list on PSA News - http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/486/books/best-of-2015 One jolly fine list!

Announcing the 2015 Ned Kelly Awards Shortlist

One of Australia’s most well-known authors, Helen Garner is among a strong list of writers competing for this year’s Ned Kelly Award for Best True Crime. The shortlist, announced by the Australian Crime Writers Association (ACWA) on Saturday August 8 at the Byron Bay Writers Festival includes journalists Debi Marshall, Kate McClymont, Linton Besser, David Murray, Amy Dale and freelance writer Liam Pieper.

2015 Davitt Awards - Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2015 Davitt Awards has been announced tonight.

ADULT FICTION

Keeping up with the 2015 Ned Kelly Submissions - Best Crime

This year I've promised myself a red hot go at reading the entire submissions list for all 3 of the Ned Kelly Categories. Preferably before the 2016 Submissions List is released although there are days when I think I might have bitten off more than I can possibly chew. Still - getting there :)

Next up Best Crime - kept the best to last :)

Keeping up with the 2015 Davitt Awards - Adult Fiction

Because I'm a glutton for punishment, let's add the 2015 Davitt's Award to the upcoming TBR Mountain Range - this time Adult Fiction.

First up - ADULT FICTION :)

Review - PRESENT DARKNESS, Malla Nunn

Author Information
Book Title: 
Present Darkness
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781922057860
Series: 
Emmanuel Cooper
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
South Africa
Publisher: 
Atria / Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - PRESENT DARKNESS, Malla Nunn

Author Information
Book Title: 
Present Darkness
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781451616965
Series: 
Emmanuel Cooper
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
South Africa
Publisher: 
Atria / Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2014

Currently Reading - Present Darkness, Malla Nunn

Book Title: 
Author Name: 

The fourth Emmanuel Cooper book, due out in June, I'm giving into that no impulse control thing again and reading this now.

From the Blurb:

Set in the corrupt, unforgiving world of apartheid South Africa, this novel in the Detective Emmanuel Cooper series follows Cooper as he faces a test of loyalty and friendship.

Present Darkness

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Set in the corrupt, unforgiving world of apartheid South Africa, this novel in the Detective Emmanuel Cooper series follows Cooper as he faces a test of loyalty and friendship.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
History
ISBN: 
9781451616965
Location: 
South Africa
Series: 
Emmanuel Cooper
Publisher: 
Atria/Emily Bestler
Year of Publication: 
2014