Yvonne Fein, is an award winning playwright ('On Edge' in 1992), and author of both short fiction and non-fiction. She has edited the Melbourne Chronicle, and Generation, as well as two collections of memoirs by Holocaust survivors, one of which won the Banjo Award for Biography. She has taught in schools and has been a writer-in-residence.
Her novel, April Fool, is the first of the April Taub investigation novels, and introduces us to a seriously funny, wisecracking feisty young woman. April Taub is a Melbourne thirty-something rebel with a cause. A freelance journalist, she also has more than a passing interest in chasing Nazi war criminals. A moment of indiscretion sees her stumbling onto a nationwide conspiracy with potentially fatal consequences to herself and her organisation.