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and Mystery Puzzle Writer
and Mystery Author
Archie's Antiques Mystery Puzzles Books
1 & 2 are collections of fun puzzles and solutions wrapped up in short
stories about Sam the owner of Archie's Antiques, his good friend Edward Destranger, his
niece Sandra and the conmen, fraudsters, family, and friends who come into
the shop with problems or scams, riddles or fakes. All will find an answer
or get what they deserve at Archie's.
grew up in the Western
Australian goldfields and has spent many years living in provincial cities
and country towns of varying sizes during a career spent teaching in
Australia, England, and Canada.
has now settled, with her husband, in Toowoomba, also known as the
"Garden City" of Queensland. It is also well served with antique
shops-providing the inspiration for Archie's Antiques-while Robin's own
fertile mind and interest in the strange and curious have created Archie's Antiques Mystery Puzzles.
also provides the basis for the Australian town of Ridgeway, which
features in her murder mystery/cozy novel Ridgeway Murder.
likes to receive feedback from readers and appreciates reviews of her
books being posted at Goodreads and other sites.
up in Adelaide and hung out in the arty fringe there, getting himself into
bands, cabaret, films, theatre and other funny things.
also played Aussie rules football for a team he would prefer to remain
nameless—to protect the guilty. And he wants to assure his readers that
during his time as a player he did not attempt to execute any drops kicks,
although some of his more adventurous teammates did.
now lives in Sydney and makes a living from his obsession with words as an
English teacher, having followed a circuitous career path that took him to
Tokyo, Cambridge, Barcelona and Prague before returning to these fatal
is horrified to have his book Football Mambo set out in American,
not Australian, style, but his publisher did it anyway.
Mambo is a humorous noir mystery and his first published book, though back in
Adelaide he was famous for writing dramatic monologues and other pieces
for performance, including The Ultraviolet Catastrophe, which he
performed as part of an ensemble at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival. He also
co-wrote and sang such infamous songs as Drakes' Blood, Tiberius and
Neptune's Wild Sea with the legendary Purple Caesars band, clad
sometimes in a toga and at others in makeshift Centurion's garb.
was also a member of the Mad Love theatre collective and appeared in its
inaugural production, Rancho, and created experimental films,
presented at the multimedia show Within the Palm-Pressed Planet at
the Adelaide Fringe Festival.
possessing photographic or video evidence of any of the above and
expecting to profit from it would be well advised to encourage their
families and friends to buy copies of Football Mambo on the basis
of rational self-interest.
Introducing Two New
out from Robin Hillard
from Peter Tonkin
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Writers - Skyline 2014
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A special anthology of prose and poetry edited by Olivia
Stowe - also available in paperback
Diamond Mystery series - Click on cover image to read more
writer Gina Drew
Available - the complete series of Cyprus based espionage thrillers that
Mysteries from Gina Drew
book in this series stands alone, but they are also all connected in various
ways and form the different parts of one story of mid east terrorism, western
espionage, romance, and drama set against a background of archaeology and the
long history of Cyprus.