The Crime Writers' Association

Debut Dagger 2019

Wake
Shelley Burr
winner

About Wake

Mina McCreery has grown up in the shadow of her twin sister Evelyn’s disappearance twenty years ago. The impossible case of a girl who vanished from her bed on a remote property in New South Wales has long obsessed the press, amateur sleuths and conspiracy theorists. A popular theory is that Mina herself killed Evelyn. When private investigator Lane Holland reopens the case, the answer seems closer than ever before. But Lane has a dangerous agenda of his own.

 

About Shelley Burr

Shelley Burr is a writer and public servant from Canberra, Australia. Wake is her first novel.