Karen Chisholm

This year’s longlist for the Ned Kelly Awards announced by the Australian Crime Writers Association celebrates the novels of well established crime writers and talented newcomers.

“Crime Fiction is one of the most popular genres in the world and Australian authors have a strong and distinctive voice.” says ACWA chairperson Rochelle Jackson.

“These longlists celebrate the best of Australian fiction and non-fiction crime writing and show that we are up there with the best in the world.”