Praise for the Emily Tempest series:
"Beguiling first mystery . . . wonderful.”—The New York Times Book Review
“Startling turns of phrase, vivid Outback setting, and rich rendering of cultural differences. . . . All in all, the novel is a corker, engaging from page 1 and on through to an ending that pulls out all the stops.”—The Boston Globe
“A delightful, engaging book.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer
“Perfect for mystery fans who are craving new horizons.”—Library Journal
“A hymn to the wit, courage, stark beauty and the power of dreaming of a unique people. One cannot help but be enriched by it.”—Anne PerryFrom the Trade Paperback edition.
About the Author
won Australia’s 2007 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Novel for Moonlight Downs
, published in Australia as Diamond Dove
, which was also a Book Sense Notable book. He spent many years in the Northern Territory living and working among the indigenous people. He now teaches at La Trobe University and lives in Melbourne.