Gabrielle Lord


Born
in Sydney, Australia
February 26, 1946

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Gabrielle Craig Lord is an Australian writer who has been described as Australia's first lady of crime.

She survived being ‘razed’ by the nuns, acquired an education despite this, and after working in many different areas, sales, teaching, brick-cleaning, peach-picking and packing, and in the Public Service as an employment officer, started writing seriously aged 30.

Her first two manuscripts ended up composting the tomatoes at her market garden – another attempt to make a living – but the third one FORTRESS was picked up internationally and made into a feature film starring Rachel Ward. A later novel WHIPPING BOY was made into a telemovie starring Sigrid Thornton. The film rights money, coinciding with her daughter leaving school, allowed Ga
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January (Conspiracy 365 #1)

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February (Conspiracy 365, #2)

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March (Conspiracy 365 #3)

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April (Conspiracy 365, #4)

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May (Conspiracy 365 #5)

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June (Conspiracy 365 #6)

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July (Conspiracy 365 #7)

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December (Conspiracy 365, #12)

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