Emma Viskic is author of the critically acclaimed Caleb Zelic series: Resurrection Bay (2016) and Fire Came Down (2018). Resurrection Bay won the 2016 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction, as well as an unprecedented three Davitt Awards: Best Adult Novel, Best Debut, and Readers’ Choice. It was iBooks Australia’s Crime Novel of the Year and shortlisted for the UK’s prestigious Gold Dagger and New Blood awards. And Fire Came Down won the 2018 Davitt Award for Best Novel and is currently longlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award.
Emma is currently writing the third novel in the Caleb Zelic series with the assistance of a grant from the Australia Council. She lives in Melbourne.
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Leading the renaissance in Australian crime writing, Michael Robotham (The Other Wife), Emma Viskic (And Fire Came Down) and Mark Brandi (The Rip) are killing it!