Books by Anthony McGowan

THE KNIFE THAT KILLED ME by Anthony McGowan
FICTION
Released: April 13, 2010

Paul Varderman, a Year Nine student at his mediocre local school, is caught between the quiet acceptance of the outcast students and the harsh domination of the school bully, Roth. Read full book review >

JACK TUMOR by Anthony McGowan
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 7, 2009

Sarcastic, goofy D-lister Hector Brundy needs a makeover. Read full book review >

MORTAL COIL by Anthony McGowan
THRILLERS
Released: March 15, 2007

"A shady and literate thriller that oozes down-and-out ambience—and featuring, in the tradition of the best noir, a damaged and ambivalent knight errant."
McGowan's second noir (after Stag Hunt, 2004), set largely in London's seedier precincts and featuring colorful hoods, record-industry sharks, Nietzsche-quoting enforcers and cross-dressing power bassists, is fast-paced, brutal and surprisingly meditative. Read full book review >