Saturday, 13 September 2014




Emma Viskic is an award-winning Australian crime writer. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, Resurrection Bay, was published by Echo Publishing in 2015. 

She has won both the Ned Kelly S.D.Harvey Award, and the New England Thunderbolt Prize for her short form fiction, and has been published in Review of Australian Fiction and Award Winning Australian Writing 2014 and 2015.

Also a classical clarinettist, her musical career has ranged from performing with José  Carreras and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, to playing in the Phantom of the Opera orchestra. 

Emma is currently writing the sequel to Resurrection Bay with the help of grant from VicArts.


Latest News

Ned Kelly and Davitt Awards Shortlisting
Resurrection Bay has been shortlisted for Best First Fiction in this year's Ned Kelly Awards, and for Best Adult Novel and Best Debut in the Sisters in Crime Davitt Awards.

Resurrection Bay is iBooks Australia's Best Crime Novel of the year.

'In addition to crisp prose that conjures up film-quality scenes, Viskic creates a hero who's a true original and a good person'  iBooks

Echo Publishing acquires two more books in the Caleb Zelic series
Book two to be published in 2017, book three in 2019