This book travels from the sulphur mines of early 20th century Sicily to the clubs of post war Paris
When Gabriella comes to Brisbane, she moves in next door to 14-year old Sam with her parents and her ageing Nono, and Sam knows that his life will never be the same again. Then Gabriella disappers. Set in Brisbane's Sicilian...
The Dirty Beat
Rock and jazz drummer Max is dead. Now, in his coffin as his friends prepare to bury him, Max is surrounded by the ghosts of his life and the dreams that never faded. All the old music is back too - from raw seventies...
The Dirty Beat
In this sea of memory, Max recalls the tragedies, people and relationships that defined his life. From his first love he learnt about sex, from his great love Debbie Canova he learned about loss and from Laetecia Sparks he learned...
A lonely road on a dark night when the rain comes sheeting down
. . . A motel room in a small town where fantasies fester and money
changes hands. . . One man determined to preserve the past, at any
cost. Another man trying to...
The Lonely Hunter
Rich, successful Eddie Bevelacqua has it all, or so it seems to
his poor second cousin and gardener, Romeo. But while Eddie is
intent on a strange psychological odyssey to purge himself of 'the
tapestry of sins' in his past,...
An Australian novelist is living in an arts community in Paris, he is mourning the death of the love of his life, Kiko. One day he is harassed by a beggar, who claims to be a famous American writer, Sonny Lee. As is life is...
Romeo of the Underworld
For Romeo Constanzo and the gallery of tempestuous characters he meets in the languid city of Brisbane, barriers of time, family and death barely exist. All that's important is the rage and compassion that may one day lead them to...
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