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Candice Fox – Crime & Collaboration

'A bright new star of crime fiction - Candice Fox's writing is inventive, thrilling and totally addictive. It has been such a pleasure to work with her on Never Never.' James Patterson

Award-winning crime writer Candice Fox has teamed up James Patterson,one of the world’s bestselling authors, to co-write a thriller set in the Australian outback.

Never, Never is set in WA mining country, where detective Harriet Blue has been sent to track down three missing young people. But this is no any ordinary case! Burdened with a secretive new partner and a deadly setting, things are further complicated by Harry distracted by her brother ’s arrest for series of murders back in Sydney.

Candice is joined by L.J.M. Owen, author of Canberra's own crime fiction series Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth, to talk about this stunning new book, the challenges of writing crime fiction, and just how one goes about co-writing with an über-famous colleague!


Earlier Event: August 16
Peter Mares – Not Quite Australian
Later Event: September 3
Fred Smith: The Dust of Uruzgan