Robert “Bomber” Perrier’s debut novel Where Angel Fears To Tread is the story of Frank Angel, a hit man for a syndicate of Brisbane high-fliers. Between kills, Frank lives in a Highgate Hill penthouse listening to Bach, looking at Peg Rutkowski paintings on his walls or reading books in his library.… Go to Article
No Life of Pi at Pine Rivers Art Gallery Launch of Bernie Dowling’s Iraqi Icicle
Bernie Dowling launched his neo-noir novel Iraqi Icicle at Pine Rivers Art Gallery on April 20, 2013.
It was not quite the fanfare you might associate with Life of Pi it does have the memorable background of Amada Van Gil’s touring exhibition In Between Places.
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A movie might save Lindsay Lohan from Hell – no not jail, reality TV.
THE crazy true story of the making of the neo-noir Hollywood film The Canyons for $250,000 will be turned into a film one day and it will make hundreds of millions of dollars one day.
If you have not caught up with the tragi-comedy, which would make Samuel Beckett jealous, get on-board straight away.
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- Possible cover for my work-in-progress The Life of D
I wish I could write a life-affirming novel like The Life of Pi. It is just not my voice.
I would like Barack Obama writing to me as he did to Pi author Yann Martel. The president could take quill to paper to write about my novel Iraqi Icicle.… Go to Article
Fortitude Valley was not named
because it took guts to be there after dark.
It honored this ship which brought
Scottish immigrants to Brisbane in 1849
AN American friend was surprised at the profane language Brisbane police officers use in my novel Iraqi Icicle, set between 1986 and 1992.
I was working only after hours in journalism for much of the period as I toiled full-time as a partner in an instant-print business.… Go to Article