Bernard Keane

November on AustCrimeFiction

A big November, with a welcome back to Andrea Thompson who is posting reviews and blogs now around her busy day job(s), kids, fostering animals, coffee drinking day to day activities :)

Reviewed This Month:

Inside the Black Horse, Ray Berard

Review - SURVEILLANCE, Bernard Keane

Author Information
Book Title: 
Surveillance
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760113858
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2014

Surveillance

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller

'They called him an info-terrorist and launched a worldwide hunt for the hacker humiliating the Australian government. But by the time they'd caught their man, there was a new superwarrior in the annals of the Cyber War . . .'

The government is spying on everyone. But who is spying on the government?

A ruthless online activist group called Kittehsaurus Rox has hacked into top-secret Cabinet information and gone public with it, creating widespread panic and embarrassing a government that will stop at nothing to hunt down 'KSR'.

ISBN: 
9781760113858
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2014

Bernard Keane

Author Information
Keane, Bernard

Bernard Keane has been Crikey's correspondent in Canberra since 2008, writing on politics, media and economics. He was educated at the University of Sydney, where he studied history. Before joining Crikey he was a public servant and speechwriter in transport and communications. He is the author of the ebook War On The Internet and co-author of A Short History of Stupid, with Helen Razer, published by Allen & Unwin in 2014. Surveillance is his first novel.