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The best holiday reads for Christmas, 2017

‘Dear Santa, all I want for Christmas is a few days of peace and quiet and a pile of books….’  If you’re looking for the perfect gift, or a tender ‘treat yourself’ package for a few days of self-care, this list is designed as a Literate Lazy Susan for your biblio palette – or so read more

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“The Last Double Sunrise” – Review

Dorothy Johnston reviews Peter Yeldham’s latest work “The Last Double Sunrise”, which is available now. Carlo Minelli must surely be the most engaging – and lucky – prisoner of war in Australian literature. Minelli is dubbed the POW Artist when he enters a painting i read more

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Writing Crime Fiction

Celebrated crime fiction novelist Dorothy Johnston, author of The Swan Island Connection and Through A Camel’s Eye, is fresh from delivering a workshop on writing crime fiction at the Ballarat Writer’s Festival. Before that, however, she had the chance to catch up with ABC read more

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The Swan Island Connection – Audio Teaser!

The Swan Island Connection, Dorothy Johnston’s thrilling second instalment in her Queenscliff mystery series, is available now. The audiobook, read by our very own Jennifer McDonald, will be available soon. But we wanted to provide a little teaser to whet your appetite. Check ou read more

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The Best Binge-worthy True Crime TV Shows

A couple of weeks ago, Dorothy Johnston told us about her time living close to a secret military base. The experience inspired her newest novel, The Swan Island Connection, which is available for pre-sale now. Here at For Pity Sake, we can hardly wait to unleash the book on the world. read more

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Anecdotes on ‘The Swan Island Connection’

For Pity Sake is thrilled to bring a new Dorothy Johnston mystery to readers. In 2016, Through A Camel’s Eye delighted readers as it told the story of police officers Chris Blackie and Anthea Merritt investigating a murder in the small town of Queenscliff. You can buy Through a Camel’ read more

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