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Issue Details: First known date: 1995 1995
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New Year's Day, Sydney. The bodies of a young Aboriginal woman and her boyfriend are discovered in Redfern, brutally murdered. Koori detectives Gary Leslie and Lisa Fuller, from the new Aboriginal Homicide Unit of the NSWPD, are assigned to the investigation. Both are determined to solve their first homicide quickly. Another killing and the tension rises fuelled by an increasingly frenzied media. (Source: Trove)

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  • Other formats: Also sound recording.
  • Other formats: E-book (April 2013)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HarperCollins , 1995 .
      Extent: 257p.
      Note/s:
      • Dedication: To my wife Roslyn my daughter Tanya and son James my (late) father, Jack and my mother, Anne my brothers, John, (late) Kevin, Roderick, Gregory, and my sisters, Elaine, Lynne.
      ISBN: 0732251427
    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 2001 .
      Image courtesy of Magabala Books
      Extent: x, 181p.p.
      Edition info: Rev. ed.
      ISBN: 1875641785

Works about this Work

Exploration of Indigenous Fate in Terra Incognita : Philip McLaren's 'Scream Black Murder' Salhia Ben-Messahel , 2008 single work criticism
— Appears in: Fact and Fiction : Readings in Australian Literature 2008; (p. 142-155)
White Form, Aboriginal Content : Philip McLaren's Scream Black Murder Sue Ryan-Fazilleau , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Commonwealth , Autumn vol. 26 no. 1 2004; (p. 41-52)
'This article studies the way in which ... McLaren exploits the conventions of this sub-genre of Western literature [i.e. crime fiction] to re-inforce the impact of his post-colonial message' (Author's abstract p.41).
Keeper of Dreams Tony Smith , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 238 2002; (p. 44)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel ; There'll Be New Dreams Philip McLaren 2001 single work novel ; Sweet Water : Stolen Land Philip McLaren 1993 single work novel
Aboriginal Writing Philip Morrissey , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art and Culture 2000; (p. 313-320)
Into the Dark, Without Fear or Favour Graeme Blundell , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 8-9 February 1997; (p. rev 9)

— Review of Bad Debts Peter Temple 1996 single work novel ; Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel ; Endpeace Jon Cleary 1996 single work novel
Mystery Explores Social Issues Jane Paznik-Bondarin , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 10 no. 1 1996; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
Suspicions of Use Jennifer Maiden , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 175 1995; (p. 66)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
Black Deaths, Black Lives Stuart Coupe , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 October 1995; (p. 12A)

— Review of The Malcontenta Barry Maitland 1995 single work novel ; Browning Without a Cause Peter Corris 1995 single work novel ; Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
y Philip McLaren Interviewed by Heather Rosden Heather Rusden (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1994 Z1710625 1994 single work interview
Black Deaths, Black Lives Stuart Coupe , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 7 October 1995; (p. 12A)

— Review of The Malcontenta Barry Maitland 1995 single work novel ; Browning Without a Cause Peter Corris 1995 single work novel ; Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
Into the Dark, Without Fear or Favour Graeme Blundell , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 8-9 February 1997; (p. rev 9)

— Review of Bad Debts Peter Temple 1996 single work novel ; Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel ; Endpeace Jon Cleary 1996 single work novel
Suspicions of Use Jennifer Maiden , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 175 1995; (p. 66)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
Mystery Explores Social Issues Jane Paznik-Bondarin , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 10 no. 1 1996; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel
Keeper of Dreams Tony Smith , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , February no. 238 2002; (p. 44)

— Review of Scream Black Murder Philip McLaren 1995 single work novel ; There'll Be New Dreams Philip McLaren 2001 single work novel ; Sweet Water : Stolen Land Philip McLaren 1993 single work novel
White Form, Aboriginal Content : Philip McLaren's Scream Black Murder Sue Ryan-Fazilleau , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Commonwealth , Autumn vol. 26 no. 1 2004; (p. 41-52)
'This article studies the way in which ... McLaren exploits the conventions of this sub-genre of Western literature [i.e. crime fiction] to re-inforce the impact of his post-colonial message' (Author's abstract p.41).
Exploration of Indigenous Fate in Terra Incognita : Philip McLaren's 'Scream Black Murder' Salhia Ben-Messahel , 2008 single work criticism
— Appears in: Fact and Fiction : Readings in Australian Literature 2008; (p. 142-155)
y Philip McLaren Interviewed by Heather Rosden Heather Rusden (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1994 Z1710625 1994 single work interview
Aboriginal Writing Philip Morrissey , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art and Culture 2000; (p. 313-320)
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