Culture Street

By Sophia Whitfield
I was lucky enough to interview author Tom Rob Smith during his recent tour of Australia. His latest novel The Farm is a bestseller which went to number one in the UK.

Born to a Swedish mother and an English father, Tom Rob Smith's bestselling novels in the Child 44 trilogy were international publishing sensations. Among its many honours, Child 44 won the International Thriller Writer Award for Best First Novel, the Galaxy Book Award for Best New Writer, the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award and the inaugural Desmond Elliot Prize. Child 44 is now a major motion picture starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace and Gary Oldman. The film will be out in Australia in September.

You Might Also Like

Books

Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist

[caption id="attachment_19810" align="aligncenter" width="206"] Stay With Me, Ayobami Adebayo

On March 9, 2017

Johnny Depp to produce Shakespeare series

Keeping in line with this week’s accidental Shakespeare theme, we have just heard some big news!

On October 11, 2012

Books

The shortlist for the Ned Kelly Awards has been announced!

The shortlist for The Ned Kelly Awards for crime writing:

On August 1, 2012
 

Books

Review: Whatever It Takes by Adele Parks

By Sophia Whitfield

On July 26, 2012

Books

The Murder Bag by Tony Parsons

By Sophia Whitfield

On May 12, 2014

Books

Illustrator Sophie Norsa selects Five Books of Influence

Yellow Dress Day, published in 2012, was Sophie's first published picture book. Since then she has illustrated Indigo Solves the Pzuzle and is currently working on a new picture book...

On February 19, 2013
 
Copyright © 2012 - 2017 Culture Street
Contact: info@culturestreet.com.au