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Welcome to Murder and Mayhem – the podcast where we explore the dark and mysterious side of writing. It’s a world filled with more evil and crime than you can shake a sharpened stick at – where people save the world from certain destruction, where spies, terrorists and thugs abound, and where the killer could be someone in your very own home. It's also a world often filled with flawed heroes and likeable villains. But above all, it’s a place where we explore the authors who tell these very stories – what makes them tick and how their words manage take us to some of the darkest corners of our imaginations...
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Murder and Mayhem: Get inside the dark minds of the world’s top crime and thriller writers. Australian Writers' Centre

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Welcome to Murder and Mayhem – the podcast where we explore the dark and mysterious side of writing. It’s a world filled with more evil and crime than you can shake a sharpened stick at – where people save the world from certain destruction, where spies, terrorists and thugs abound, and where the killer could be someone in your very own home. It's also a world often filled with flawed heroes and likeable villains. But above all, it’s a place where we explore the authors who tell these very stories – what makes them tick and how their words manage take us to some of the darkest corners of our imaginations...
Find out more at MurderCourse.com

    MURDER MAYHEM 30: Bronwyn Parry has published 10 books, and shortlisted for the 2016 Davitt Award. @BronwynParry

    MURDER MAYHEM 30: Bronwyn Parry has published 10 books, and shortlisted for the 2016 Davitt Award. @BronwynParry

    Bronwyn Parry is an Australian author who has published 10 books, including "As Darkness Falls" and her most recent "Storm Clouds" which has been shortlisted for the 2016 Sisters in Crime Davitt award. The Murder and Mayhem podcast is brought to you...

    • 27 min
    MURDER MAYHEM 29: Liane Moriarty is the only Aussie author to debut at #1 on the NYT bestseller list. #lianemoriarty

    MURDER MAYHEM 29: Liane Moriarty is the only Aussie author to debut at #1 on the NYT bestseller list. #lianemoriarty

    Liane Moriarty is the only Australian author whose novel debuted at number 1 on the New York Times bestseller list with her wildly successful novel Big Little Lies. The same novel has been optioned for a film featuring the likes of Nicole Kidman,...

    • 25 min
    MURDER MAYHEM 28: Drew Chapman is the American crime author of The King of Fear and The Ascendant. @AndrewDChapman

    MURDER MAYHEM 28: Drew Chapman is the American crime author of The King of Fear and The Ascendant. @AndrewDChapman

    Drew Chapman is the American crime author of The King of Fear and The Ascendant. He has also been a screenwriter for Disney, Fox, Universal, Warner Brothers and Sony and has co-executive produced the second season of the spy show Legends. The Murder...

    • 39 min
    MURDER MAYHEM 27: Greg Barron is author of novels Rotten Gods, Savage Tide and Lethal Sky. @gjbarronbooks

    MURDER MAYHEM 27: Greg Barron is author of novels Rotten Gods, Savage Tide and Lethal Sky. @gjbarronbooks

    Greg Barron is author of novels Rotten Gods, Savage Tide and Lethal Sky, as well as a digital novelette Voodoo Dawn. He says he grew up reading Alistair MacLean, Tom Clancy, Robert Ludlum, Wilbur Smith and John Le Carre. The Murder and Mayhem podcast...

    • 34 min
    MURDER MAYHEM 26: Michael MacConnell is an author who is renowned for his thriller novels Splinter and Maelstrom.

    MURDER MAYHEM 26: Michael MacConnell is an author who is renowned for his thriller novels Splinter and Maelstrom.

    Michael MacConnell is an author who has had his books published in Australia, Germany, New Zealand and the UK. He is renowned for his thriller novels Splinter and Maelstrom. The Murder and Mayhem podcast is brought to you by the course "How to Write...

    • 36 min
    MURDER MAYHEM 25: Katherine Howell is a crime fiction author best known for her series featuring Ella Marconi. @KHowell_Author

    MURDER MAYHEM 25: Katherine Howell is a crime fiction author best known for her series featuring Ella Marconi. @KHowell_Author

    Katherine Howell is a crime fiction author best known for her series featuring police detective Ella Marconi. Her novels include Web of Deceit, Silent Fear and Cold Justice. The Murder and Mayhem podcast is brought to you by the course "How to Write...

    • 30 min

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