News &  Events


Where to find me

March, gets exciting with the launch of the latest Alex Clayton art mystery, Painting in the Shadows!

March 30, 12.30pm. Author talk at Rowville Library. Details here.

A lovely evening chatting about Painting in the Shadows is planned at The Leaf Bookshop on April 5. Details here.

Melbourne Rare Book Week, July 5-14. Details soon!

Historical Novel Society of Australasia conference Parramatta NSW, October 26 and 27. Lots of wonderful speakers and workshops! Find the program here.

You can hear me on Radio National’s The Bookshelf and on 3CR’s Published or Not.

Have you checked out Words and Nerds Podcast? Dani Vee chats to some amazing authors (and me)! Words and Nerds

Some things you've missed...

An evening at the Hawthorn Arts Centre (courtesy of Boroondara Libraries) talking with Gideon Haigh about Molly Dean.

First Chapters at Brunswick Bound Bookshop

Killer Reads at St Kilda Writers Week

An Evening of Crime at Tim's Bookshop

A cosy chat at The Leaf Bookshop

Official Launch at Readings, St Kilda.

Sisters in Crime -  Past Imperfect: Delving into the swirl of history, murder and intrigue




Check in with Hogarth the Wolfhound on Facebook!

Pssst! If you've scrolled down this far, I can share with you that Alex, John and Hogarth have another art mystery to solve. Coming soon...

April 2018: Winner of the Betka Prize (part of the E.J. Brady Short Story Competition) awarded by the Mallacoota Arts Council for a humerous short story.

August 2017: Named runner-up in this year's S.D. Harvey Short Story Award.