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Criminals by James O’Loghlin
Crime , Review / 09/09/2022

Pile by the Bed reviews Criminals by James O’Loghlin, drawing on his life as a legal aid lawyer to tell the story of three very different characters in the aftermath of an armed robbery.

The Unbelieved by Vikki Petraitis
Crime , Review / 16/08/2022

Pile by the Bed reviews The Unbelieved by Vikki Petraitis – a page turning rural Australian crime fiction debut that deals with very real issues around responses to sexual assualt.

Stone Town by Margaret Hickey
Crime , Review / 18/07/2022

Pile by the Bed reviews Stone Town by Margaret Hickey – Australain crime fiction set in rural South Australia and follow up to her debut Cutter’s End.

The Coast by Eleanor Limprecht
Historical , Review / 02/06/2022

Pile by the Bed reviews The Coast by Eleanor Limprecht a compassionate look at the residents of a quarantine facilitity for people with leprosy in Sydney in the early twentieth century.

Wake by Shelley Burr
Crime , Review / 25/05/2022

Pile by the Bed reviews Australian crime fiction debut Wake by Shelley Burr, and finds that even in the crowded market of Australian rural crime there is still plenty of room for new voices.