Sad news about Peter Temple

Peter Temple,  one of Australia’s most renowned and admired crime writers, has died on March 8 2018. He is the author of nine novels and his gritty characters and highly acclaimed writing have been loved by many. One of his most popular characters is Jack Irish which was made into the ABC drama of the same name.

Bad Debts by Peter Temple

Jack Irish is one of Peter Temple’s most popular characters and his works are available in diverse formats. Audiobooks by Bolinda Audio. ABC TV Tie-in. Copyright details below.

Black Tide by Peter Temple

The Peter Temple titles are available for Queensland public libraries from The State Library of Queensland in a range of formats. Bad Debts, Black Tide, Broken Shore, Dead Point, Iron Rose; Truth and White Dog are available as audiobooks. Libraries with book clubs are invited to reserve the book club set Truth.  All of the titles in the Jack Irish series are available as a Series in A Box.  Libraries can access these titles by completing the online form.  You can find all the Peter Temple titles on the online catalogue.

Dead Point by Peter Temple

The Peter Temple titles are available for loan in a range of formats.

An Iron Rose by Peter Temple

Temple’s work was honoured by a range of awards. In 2010 Truth won the Miles Franklin Award;  and he won 5 Ned Kelly Awards for excellence in crime writing in Australia. The Broken Shore won the Colin Roderick Award for best Australian book; the Australian Book Publishers’ Award for best general fiction and the Crime Writers’ Association prize in 2007.  (From Peter Temple on Wikipedia)

The Broken Shore by Peter Temple

The Broken Shore is Peter Temple’s highly acclaimed novel won the Golden Dagger. Audiobooks by Bolinda audiobooks. ABC TV tie-in.

Copyright details for covers:
Bad Debts by Peter Temple. Cover Design W.H.Chong. Cover art courtesy of Lachlan Moore. Essential Media and Entertainment. Bolinda Audio. Melbourne, Vic. 2011

Black Tide by Peter Temple. Cover Design W.H.Chong. Cover art courtesy of Ben Timony. Essential Media and Entertainment. Bolinda Audio. Melbourne, Vic. 2012

The Broken Shore by Peter Temple. .Bolinda Audio, Melbourne, Vic. 2005

Dead Point by Peter Temple. Cover Design W.H.Chong. Cover art courtesy of Lachlan Moore. Essential Media and Entertainment. Bolinda Audio. Melbourne, Vic. 2007

An Iron Rose by Peter Temple. Cover Design by Chong, Weng-ho. Bolinda Publishing. Melbourne, Vic. 2005