To Know My Crime

To Know My Crime

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How far would you go, for the ones you loved? From award-winning writer Fiona Capp comes a novel about blackmail, risk, corruption and consequences - think Ian McEwan meets Peter Temple - set in the millionaire's playground of Portsea. This is modern Melbourne literary noir at its finest. Having lost all his family's money in ill-advised investments during the GFC, Ned is reduced to squatting in a boatshed in wealthy Portsea. He is avoiding the world, particularly his sister, Angela, who after an accident, is now a paraplegic, confined to a wheelchair, and completely dependent on both her carer, Mai, and Ned - not to mention the income from their family investments. But one day, Ned overhears a conversation between a millionaire property developer and a politician, and realizes that this might be his opportunity to restore their fortunes ... if he has the nerve. A nail-biting and compelling story of risk, blackmail and the corrosive nature of guilt - and how we all have to live with the consequences of our actions. --
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Fourth Estate, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Australia,, 2017.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781460752807
Characteristics: 339 pages ; 24 cm.


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Jul 26, 2017

A very good read - great mix of complex and interesting characters and powerful issues, terrific story and wonderful setting of the Mornington Peninsula.

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