The Diggers Rest Hotel
|Media type||Print (Paperback)|
|Preceded by||Dead and Kicking|
|Followed by||Blackwattle Creek|
Charlie Berlin, a bomber pilot during WW II, rejoins the Melbourne police force after the war and in 1947 he is sent to Albury-Wodonga to investigate a series of violent robberies.
Fair Dinkum Crime found the novel to build to be a winner and that the author "has taken care with the historical detail and it gives the novel a great feeling of authenticity".
Awards and nominationsEdit
- 2011 winner Ned Kelly Award — Best Novel