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Unsolved Australia: Lost Boys, Gone Girls

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Can you catch a killer or find a missing person?

Australia is 'the lucky country'. But not for everyone. Unsolved Australia: Lost Boys, Gone Girls tells thirteen stories of people whose luck ran out in the most mysterious of circumstances.

It's a journalistic deep-dive into Australia's dark heart by one of Australia's premier true crime writers, Justine Ford, the acclaimed
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Paperback, 283 pages
Published June 25th 2019 by Macmillan Australia
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Brenda
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Australian true crime writer, Justine Ford has written a fascinating, heartbreaking book featuring thirteen unsolved mysteries that Cold Case police have worked hard at, sometimes going back decades. We are also introduced to some extremely influential people and learn of their dedication, their quest for answers for the families.

Keith Moor, editor and investigative journalist tells how he went from a working class family in England to a reporter with the Melbourne Herald; as a political jo
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Escape into a Booksite
Jun 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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*5 Stars*

ARC kindly received from Pan MacMillan Australia, in exchange for an honest review.

This was a very interesting book to read, and before I started it, I was unsure if I would like it, because true crime can sometimes be written in a way thats not very interesting to read.

This book shows the reader many things. What cops deal with on a daily basis, and how horrible it must be for them to see the things they see. How horrible and disgusting some human beings are. How weird and unusual
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Tracey Allen at Carpe Librum
Justine Ford is a big name when it comes to true crime in Australia. She's a journalist and author of five books. One of these is The Good Cop - The True Story of Ron Iddles, Australia's Greatest Detective which was adapted into a series for the Foxtel channel and for which Ford was the Executive Producer. I absolutely loved the series and my respect for Police Detective Ron Iddles, OAM (retired) is unending.

This is my first foray into Justine's written work though and I enjoyed reading Unsolved
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Jun 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Utterly phenomenal. Full review to come upon Australian Publication date - a huge thank you to Pan Macmillan Australia for providing me with a copy to review.
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Justine Ford is a TV producer and journalist with a background in news and current affairs. She was a presenter on the top-rating crime series, Australia’s Most Wanted, and her producing credits include the hit shows Missing Persons Unit, Border Security RPA and Random Acts of Kindness. She has also worked as a radio producer / presenter and as a magazine features’ writer. ...more