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Perth - the Weekend Australian review

Here's the link to the review of Perth, the latest in New South's terrific city series (I recommend them all, without exception), by Richard King in the Weekend Australian, Dec 7 - http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/review/david-whishwilson-mines-perth-a-city-of-dreams/story-fn9n8gph-1226776018422 

Perth - the first review, the first interview and the launch invitation

The first review of Perth was published earlier in the Week in the West Australian, and I've attached it here, as well as a link to my interview with Geoff Hutchison on radio ABC 720 - http://blogs.abc.net.au/wa/2013/11/perth-biography-the-latest-challenge-for-david-whish-wilson.html

We're launching the book on Thursday Dec 5 - 6 for 6.30 down at the Buffalo Club on High Street in Fremantle - all welcome...

Zero at the Bone and Perth - guest blog post at Pulp Curry

This week, I'm doing a guest blog post over at Pulp Curry - talking about crime fiction and crime fact in Perth, as it relates to both Zero at the Bone and Perth. Andrew Nette's site, if you don't know it, is a trove of crime fiction reviews, topics and stories - check it out - http://www.pulpcurry.com/2013/10/perth-and-crime-fiction-an-imaginary-ga...

Perth - New South Books publication date

With an advance copy in my hand, I have a publication date for Perth of December 1, when the book should be available in stores. In the meantime, I've attached a copy of the cover below, and here's a link to the publisher's page - http://www.newsouthbooks.com.au/books/perth/

Zero at the Bone - interview in the West Australian

Here's the first print interview about Zero at the Bone, with Will Yeoman in tuesday's West Australian...


Media for ZERO AT THE BONE - August 2013

Media for ZERO AT THE BONE - August 2013

Zero at the Bone - a review, and a book blog meme

As of this morning, Zero at the Bone is out in the world and in the bookshops.

Zero at the Bone - release date and bookshops

Zero at the Bone is being released across Aust and NZ tomorrow, 21 August. In Perth, the novel's going to be available in all of the Dymocks stores by thursday, and the Collins stores by the end of the week. New Edition is Fremantle will have fifty copies available by Friday, and Planet Books and Beaufort Street books (great bookshops all) will have copies by the weekend.

Zero at the Bone - first review, and Guardian article about WA crime writing

Writer and journalist Andrew Nette has written an article that looks at Western Australian crime writing, starting with Dave Warner's terrific crime noir City of Light back in 1996, and following through to more recent novels - http://www.theguardian.com/culture/australia-culture-blog/2013/aug/08/crime-writers-find-inspiration-in-wa?INTCMP=SRCH - it's great to be in such good company, and I'lll be posting a blog review shortly of Alan Carter's new novel, Getting Warmer.

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