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Some of Australia’s best crime fiction authors, hottest new talent and a diverse range of true crime authors have been shortlisted in this year’s Ned Kelly Awards.
The second Sydney Crime Writers Festival will open with bank robber and prison escapee Carl Synnerdahl, who in the 1970s fooled Fred Hollows – and the NSW justice system – into believing he was blind. The film Hoodwink is based on his memoirs.
Sisters in Crime Australia have announced their 2018 Davitt Award shortlist
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.
2018 S.D. Harvey Award Announcement
The Australian Crime Writers Association, its members and the crime writing community worldwide were deeply saddened to learn of the death of Peter Temple.

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