Saturday, 13 September 2014





Emma Viskic is the author of the multi-award-winning Caleb Zelic series, RESURRECTION BAY  and AND FIRE CAME DOWN. RESURRECTION BAY won the 2016  Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction, as well as an unprecedented three Davitt Awards: Best Adult Novel, Best Debut, and Readers' Choice. It was iBooks Australia's Crime Novel of the Year and a UK Financial Times Book of the Year. 

Also a classically trained clarinettist, Emma's musical career has ranged from performing with José  Carreras and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, to busking in the London Underground.


Emma studied Australian sign language (Auslan) in order to research the character of Caleb Zelic. She is currently writing the third novel in the Caleb Zelic series.




Latest News


RESURRECTION BAY will be out in the US and Canada now!

AND FIRE CAME DOWN will be out in the UK, US and October, 2018

















Emma (left) with Liane Moriarty at the Sisters in Crime Davitt Awards