2000 News Updates

December 1, 2000 0

DECEMBER >> MURDER IN THE OFF-SEASON is Dave’s latest novel that stars the rock-star-turned-detective Andrew “The Lizard” Zirk. The lounging Lizard decides to take a vacation with his gorgeous chauffeuse, Fleur. And what better destination […]

Crime Writers’ Gossip

June 6, 2000 0

CRIME WRITERS’ GOSSIP Dave writes about his experiences at the 2000 Perth Writers’ Festival For me, the Perth Writers’ Festival was going to be not just a literary experience but a Chevvy Chase one. My […]

Adelaide Writers’ Festival, January 2001

June 1, 2000 0

THIS BEING MY first Adelaide Writers’ Festival, the stories of past festival excesses had me in a state of nervous excitement. Apparently, a couple of festivals back, a poet, having enjoyed his publisher’s hospitality for […]

The Dream Team

April 1, 2000 0

[pullquote] DAVE’S LEGENDS XI K. Eastwood W. Phillips J. Dyson R. Park T. Groube D. Wellham T. Vievers R. Bright (C) D. Sincock T. Dell S. Gannon J. McLaren (12th) [/pullquote] What a lack of […]

Sydney Morning Herald: A Cut Above The Burbs

March 3, 2000 0

DAVE WARNER, comfortably padded father of two, qualified psychologist, author of novels and screenplays, is reflecting on an earlier period of his life, when he wore black all the time and was known as the […]

Sydney Morning Herald: Slash of the Titans

February 7, 2000 0

Like an unstoppable villain, the teen horror flick just keeps rising from the dead. STUART O’CONNOR chronicles its bloody history. Slasher films: to some people, they’re almost the best fun you can have with the […]


February 1, 2000 0

My own father was 46 when I was born, the second and last of his two children. Perhaps that is why I felt no urgency to become a father myself. When I hit 40, however, […]

The Sydney Morning Herald Metro: Making The Cut

February 1, 2000 0

This article first appeared in the METRO section of The Sydney Morning Herald in February 2000 MAKING THE CUT With his first feature film, Kimble Rendall hopes to snag the very audience his protagonist slices […]


February 1, 2000 0

Dave grew up in the suburbs of Perth, and he now lives in Sydney, but he’s still just a suburban boy at heart. MY FIRST experience of Manly was circa 1979 when my band, Dave […]

Sydney Morning Herald: Exxxpresso

January 22, 2000 0

At last, a touch of Carl Hiaasen’s crazy brilliance in Australia, from former ”Suburban Boy” Warner. Reformed crim Rick Boski plans to serve coffee instead of time, but to open a cafe featuring the sublime […]

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