Peter Temple Wins the Gold Dagger

Peter Temple has been announced as the winner of 2007 Duncan Lawrie Dagger award in the UK, for his novel The Broken Shore. Formerly known as the Golden Dagger, the award is presented each year by the Crime Writers' Association and is worth some $47,000 to the winner. Temple is the first Australian writer to be shortlisted for the award, and this should prove a massive boost to his sales in Europe.

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