Robin De Crespigny https://www.austcrimefiction.org/taxonomy/term/2864 en Robin De Crespigny https://www.austcrimefiction.org/author/robin-de-crespigny <div data-history-node-id="10395" class="row bs-1col-stacked node node--type-author node--view-mode-rss"> <div class="col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--main"> <div class="js-form-wrapper form-wrapper form-item js-form-item panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel--2"> <div class="panel-heading"> <a aria-controls="bootstrap-panel--2--content" aria-expanded="true" aria-pressed="true" data-toggle="collapse" role="button" class="panel-title" href="#bootstrap-panel--2--content">Author Info</a> </div> <div id="bootstrap-panel--2--content" class="panel-body panel-collapse collapse fade in"> <div class="field field--name-node-title field--type-ds field--label-hidden field--item"><h2> Robin De Crespigny </h2> </div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p> </p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="open-closed js-form-wrapper form-wrapper form-item js-form-item panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel"> <div class="panel-heading"> <a aria-controls="bootstrap-panel--content" aria-expanded="false" aria-pressed="false" data-toggle="collapse" role="button" class="panel-title" href="#bootstrap-panel--content">Tags</a> </div> <div id="bootstrap-panel--content" class="panel-body panel-collapse collapse fade"> <div class="author-display-tags field field--name-field-country-of-origin field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Country of Origin</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3" hreflang="en">Australia</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Author</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Australia</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/2864" hreflang="en">Robin De Crespigny</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-12 bs-region bs-region--bottom"> <div class="js-form-wrapper form-wrapper form-item js-form-item panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel--3"> <div class="panel-heading"> <a aria-controls="bootstrap-panel--3--content" aria-expanded="true" aria-pressed="true" data-toggle="collapse" role="button" class="panel-title" href="#bootstrap-panel--3--content">Books By This Author</a> </div> <div id="bootstrap-panel--3--content" class="panel-body panel-collapse collapse fade in"> <div class="views-element-container form-group"><div class="view view-eva view-attached-views view-id-attached_views view-display-id-entity_view_1 js-view-dom-id-9ef805037c8ef199c4df2421b6d5524c372f25cd810f2cc03368c1e99f232c13"> <header> <h3>Books:</h3> </header> <h3>Series: </h3> <div id="views-bootstrap-attached-views-entity-view-1" class="grid views-view-grid horizontal"> <div class="row"> <div class="col col-xs-12 col-sm-12 col-md-6 col-lg-3 "> <div class="views-field views-field-field-book-cover"><div class="field-content"> <a href="/book/people-smuggler"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/book-covers/people-smuggler.jpg?itok=C_hswwFM" width="145" height="220" alt="The People Smuggler" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </a> </div></div><div class="views-field views-field-title"><span class="field-content"><a href="/book/people-smuggler" hreflang="en">The People Smuggler</a></span></div><div class="views-field views-field-field-year-of-publication"><div class="field-content">2012</div></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="js-form-wrapper form-wrapper form-item js-form-item panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel--4"> <div class="panel-heading"> <a aria-controls="bootstrap-panel--4--content" aria-expanded="true" aria-pressed="true" data-toggle="collapse" role="button" class="panel-title" href="#bootstrap-panel--4--content">Posts About This Author</a> </div> <div id="bootstrap-panel--4--content" class="panel-body panel-collapse collapse fade in"> <div class="views-element-container form-group"><div class="view view-eva view-attached-views view-id-attached_views view-display-id-entity_view_4 js-view-dom-id-bb47bf3953f093127e2ff6a859e484d6be2e3b046acbd44486f6474babcc113a"> <table class="table cols-0"> <tbody> <tr> <td class="views-field views-field-type">Blog </td> <td class="views-field views-field-title"><a href="/blog/currently-reading-people-smuggler-robin-de-crespigny" hreflang="en">Currently Reading - The People Smuggler, Robin De Crespigny</a> </td> <td class="views-field views-field-uid"><article typeof="schema:Person" about="/user/1"> <div class="field field--name-field-display-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Karen Chisholm</div> </article> </td> <td class="views-field views-field-created">Wednesday, July 8, 2015 </td> </tr> <tr> <td class="views-field views-field-type">Blog </td> <td class="views-field views-field-title"><a href="/blog/2013-ned-kelly-winners" hreflang="en">2013 Ned Kelly Winners</a> </td> <td class="views-field views-field-uid"><article typeof="schema:Person" about="/user/1"> <div class="field field--name-field-display-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Karen Chisholm</div> </article> </td> <td class="views-field views-field-created">Saturday, September 7, 2013 </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> </div> </div> <section> <h2>Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=10395&amp;2=field_comments&amp;3=comment" token="Hz0-Ux2YRRJU9lcmbEYBL4xFROMuEdNCKNu6u0E3jyQ"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> </div> </div> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:38:24 +0000 Karen 10395 at https://www.austcrimefiction.org https://www.austcrimefiction.org/author/robin-de-crespigny#comments Currently Reading - The People Smuggler, Robin De Crespigny https://www.austcrimefiction.org/blog/currently-reading-people-smuggler-robin-de-crespigny <span>Currently Reading - The People Smuggler, Robin De Crespigny</span> <span><a title="View user profile." href="/user/1" lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Karen</a></span> <span>Wed, 08/07/2015 - 07:05 pm</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>For our f2f bookclub, this won the 2013 Ned Kelly True Crime Award.</p> <p><strong>From the Blurb:</strong></p> <p>After his father, brother and he were incarcerated and tortured in Saddam's Abu Ghraib, Ali al Jenabi escaped from Iraq first to work with the anti-Saddam resistance in Iran and then to help his family out of the country all together. When Saddam's forces advance towards their refugee camp, Ali helps his family flee into Iran before going on in an attempt to get to Australia - a country they know nothing about but understand to be safe, free and compassionate. When Ali reaches Indonesia he is betrayed by a people smuggler - a common experience - which prompts him to establish his own business that will treat fellow refugees more fairly. This is the engrossing story of how he survived his years without a passport or a state, how the people smuggling business functions, and how Ali was treated when he and his family finally arrived in Australia. It will open a country's eyes to what refugees are fleeing from, and what makes them risk their lives and the lives of their families in seeking safety</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3221" hreflang="en">#amreading</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3226" hreflang="en">Currently Reading</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/2864" hreflang="en">Robin De Crespigny</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3994" hreflang="en">The People Smuggler</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Australia</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-book field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><div data-history-node-id="4018" class="row bs-2col node node--type-books node--view-mode-blogged-books"> <div class="col-sm-6 bs-region bs-region--left"> <div class="form-item js-form-item form-wrapper js-form-wrapper panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel--5"> <div class="panel-heading"> <div class="panel-title">BOOK INFORMATION</div> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <div class="field field--name-field-book-cover field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <a href="/book/people-smuggler"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/book-covers/people-smuggler.jpg?itok=C_hswwFM" width="145" height="220" alt="The People Smuggler" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </a> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-author field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/author/robin-de-crespigny" hreflang="en">Robin De Crespigny</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-isbn field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">ISBN</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item">9780670076550</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-year-of-publication field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Year of Publication</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/873" hreflang="en">2012</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-sm-6 bs-region bs-region--right"> <div class="form-item js-form-item form-wrapper js-form-wrapper panel panel-default" id="bootstrap-panel--6"> <div class="panel-heading"> <div class="panel-title">BLURB</div> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>After his father, brother and he were incarcerated and tortured in Saddam's Abu Ghraib, Ali al Jenabi escaped from Iraq first to work with the anti-Saddam resistance in Iran and then to help his family out of the country all together. When Saddam's forces advance towards their refugee camp, Ali helps his family flee into Iran before going on in an attempt to get to Australia - a country they know nothing about but understand to be safe, free and compassionate. When Ali reaches Indonesia he is betrayed by a people smuggler - a common experience - which prompts him to establish his own business that will treat fellow refugees more fairly. This is the engrossing story of how he survived his years without a passport or a state, how the people smuggling business functions, and how Ali was treated when he and his family finally arrived in Australia. It will open a country's eyes to what refugees are fleeing from, and what makes them risk their lives and the lives of their families in seeking safety.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <section> <h2>Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=4997&amp;2=field_comments&amp;3=comment" token="KiFf7BjrV7toUvKSoO4lYd7Se6ZeBtSJvENSYElZIoA"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 09:05:57 +0000 Karen 4997 at https://www.austcrimefiction.org https://www.austcrimefiction.org/blog/currently-reading-people-smuggler-robin-de-crespigny#comments