Crime Time

Crime Time

by Sue Bursztynski

Crime Time - Australians Behaving Badly is a collection of true Australian crime stories ranging from bushrangers such as Ned Kelly and Mad Dan Morgan through to serial killers, fraudsters and modern celebrity criminals. It has an introduction by Kerry Greenwood and contains details of the crimes,  biographical details, portraits by Louise Prout and interesting trivia in Did You Know boxes.

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ISBN: 9781876462765
Publication date: March 2009
Extent: 208 pages
Format: B format paperback
Price: AUD$16.95
Category: Crime non-fiction
Age guide: Lower to middle years

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About the Author

Sue Bursztynski is a teacher-librarian and is a skilled talker to students. For many years, she wrote fiction and non-fiction for small-press science fiction magazines before she won the Mary Grant Bruce Award for children’s literature and realised that what she enjoyed most was writing for young people. She has written ten books, one of which, Potions to Pulsars: Women doing science, was a Notable Book in the Children’s Book Council Awards. Another, Starwalkers: Explorers of the unknown, was nominated for the NSW Premier’s History Award.

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  • Shortlisted, True Crime, 2010 Davitt Awards for Crime Writing