About Garry

BIOGRAPHY

Garry Disher has published over 50 highly praised and widely translated books in a range of genres: crime thrillers, literary/general novels, short-story collections, YA/children’s novels, and writers’ handbooks.  An experienced mentor and creative writing teacher, he has also toured Germany and the United States, where his crime and YA novels have appeared on best-books-of-the-year lists and won awards.  His latest titles are a literary novel, Her, the ninth Wyatt thriller, Kill Shot, and Peace, follow-up to the highly regarded and prize-winning crime novel, Bitter Wash Road.

AWARDS

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 Ned Kelly Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018

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 Winner, German Crime Fiction Award, 2016

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 Winner, Ned Kelly Award for Crime Fiction, 2010

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 Winner, Ned Kelly Award for Crime Fiction, 2007

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 Winner, German Crime Fiction Award, 2002

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 Winner, German Crime Fiction Award, 2000