Author(s): Justine Larbalestier
Kelpie and Dymphna are accustomed to the mean streets of 1930s Sydney, but this is a day that will test their courage, their loyalty, and their ability to survive both the ill-intentions of the living and the ever-presence of the dead.
Winner of Aurealis Award for Excellence in Fiction: Best Horror Novel 2014. Commended for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Book of the Year - Older Readers 2015. Shortlisted for Norma K. Hemming Award 2015 and Victorian Premier's Literary Award - Prize for Young Adult Fiction 2015. Long-listed for Sisters in Crime's Davitt Awards: Best Young Adult Novel 2015.
Justine Larbalestier is the author of the Magic or Madness trilogy, How to Ditch Your Fairy and Liar.