TAF2019’s Murder She Wrote would be incomplete without Melbourne crime fiction mafiosa DR ANGELA SAVAGE.
Author of the Jayne Keeney, PI series, Angela is an award winning crime writer who has lived and travelled extensively in Asia. Her debut, Behind the Night Bazaar, won the 2004 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript. She won the Scarlett Stiletto Award and was thrice shortlisted for Ned Kelly awards, with The Dying Beach also shortlisted for a Davitt Award.
Alongside Agatha Christie and Dorothy L Sayers, she is a contributor to the 2017 anthology, Deadlier: 100 Of The Best Crime Stories Written By Women. Angela holds a PhD in Creative Writing, lives in Melbourne and currently works as Director of Writers Victoria.