Award-winning author Peter Temple has worked as a journalist, editor and teacher of journalism and editing. Identity Theory is his sixth novel. Peter Temple has won three Ned Kelly awards for crime fiction. His first crime novel, Bad Debts, won Best First Novel. In 2000 Peter Temple gained his second Ned Kelly Award when the critically acclaimed Shooting Star won Best Crime Novel, and he was joint-winner with Dead Point in 2001.
Farrar Straus Giroux