Peter Temple

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About the Author

Peter Temple (1946-2018) is the author of many crime novels including Truth and The Broken Shore. Five of his novels have won the Ned Kelly Award for Crime Fiction. He was the first Australian author to win Britain's Gold Dagger Award for The Broken Shore. He worked as a journalist and editor for newspapers and magazines in several countries. He lived in Victoria, Australia.