Fleur Ferris spent sixteen years working in Police and Ambulance Services in Victoria and South Australia before her debut, Risk, was published by Penguin Random House Australia in 2015. Risk was nominated and won numerous awards, was published internationally and became an Australian Top 10 Bestseller. Risk was adapted to stage by a secondary school in Sweden and that adaptation, Risk: the play, is licensed and available to schools and drama clubs. Fleur’s second book, Black, came out in 2016 and quickly became Australia’s number one bestselling YA “new release” of 2016 and was optioned for film. Wreck, Fleur’s third crime thriller for young adults, was released in 2017.
Fleur has recently undertaken studies in screenwriting, and is co-writing the screenplay adaptation of Black.
Her most recent crime thriller for younger readers is Found.
Fleur’s first book for the middle grade audience, Bunnaloo Hullabaloo: the magical discovery, is being released by Penguin Random House Australia in 2019.
Sunday 11 August 11am Bendigo Bowls Club What’s new in crime?