Mima https://www.austcrimefiction.org/ en #amreading Mima, Shirley Eldridge https://www.austcrimefiction.org/blog/amreading-mima-shirley-eldridge <span>#amreading Mima, Shirley Eldridge</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>Mon, 15/08/2016 - 02:08 pm</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>A personal story, written by victim's friend, 40 years after the killing of a young woman in Rockhampton, Queensland.</p> <p><strong>From the Blurb:</strong></p> <p>Author Shirley Eldridge and Mima Joan McKim-Hill were friends and colleagues working for the Capricornia Regional Electricity Board in Rockhampton in 1967 when Mima</p> <p>disappeared while on the job. She had been abducted, raped and murdered and her body abandoned.</p> <p>Shirley tells this deeply personal story, starting with the events leading up to the abduction, and continuing through to 40 years later, with the re-evaluation of the evidence, the unravelling of the lies, and finally, the naming of the killer.</p> <p>Mima is a uniquely gripping tale of dogged persistence during the exhaustive investigation by a few who cared. </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/3257" hreflang="en">True Crime</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/9" hreflang="en">Australia</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3396" hreflang="en">Mima</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/426" hreflang="en">Shirley Eldridge</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="2269" 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--2"> <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/mima" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/book-covers/mima.jpg?itok=Hm1XfnyZ" width="144" height="220" alt="Mima" 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/shirley-eldridge" hreflang="en">Shirley Eldridge</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">9780994496010</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/862" hreflang="en">2016</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--3"> <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>Author Shirley Eldridge and Mima Joan McKim-Hill were friends and colleagues working for the Capricornia Regional Electricity Board in Rockhampton in 1967 when Mima disappeared while on the job. She had been abducted, raped and murdered and her body abandoned.</p> <p>Shirley tells this deeply personal story, starting with the events leading up to the abduction, and continuing through to 40 years later, with the re-evaluation of the evidence, the unravelling of the lies, and finally, the naming of the killer.</p> <p>Mima is a uniquely gripping tale of dogged persistence during the exhaustive investigation by a few who cared. </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=10658&amp;2=field_comments&amp;3=comment" token="1G5DqUfafqXtPW7rPydHpc1xaqtG3gAxrHKtqNz2zxg"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 04:08:38 +0000 Karen 10658 at https://www.austcrimefiction.org https://www.austcrimefiction.org/blog/amreading-mima-shirley-eldridge#comments