2019 Aussie male author challenge · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: Silver by Chris Hammer

Title: Silver Author: Chris Hammer Published: October 1st 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 576 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Martin Scarsden returns in the sequel to the bestselling Scrublands. ‘Chris Hammer is a great writer – a leader in Australian noir.’ – Michael Connelly For half a lifetime, journalist Martin Scarsden has run from his past. But… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Silver by Chris Hammer

2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · culture · mystery · new release

Book Review: Scrublands by Chris Hammer

Title: Scrublands Author: Chris Hammer Published: July 25th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 496 Genres: Fiction, Australian, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars In an isolated country town brought to its knees by endless drought, a charismatic and dedicated young priest calmly opens fire on his congregation, killing five parishioners before being shot dead himself.  A year later, troubled journalist Martin Scarsden… Continue reading Book Review: Scrublands by Chris Hammer