Wollongong

On Cringila Hill

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

When a teenage boy is killed in a targeted shooting, the events that unfold rock the lives of the migrant families of Cringila. School friends Jimmy and Piggy have witnessed the violent crime, but need to protect their fledgling drug business.

After seasoned police detective Gordon Winter is assigned the murder case, his investigations uncover long-buried secrets and an entrenched culture of loyalty and fear.

On Cringila Hill weaves a gripping story of power, racial tensions and blood ties in a once-vibrant industrial community.

ISBN: 
978 0 7022 4997 6
Location: 
Wollongong
Publisher: 
University of Queensland Press
Year of Publication: 
2014