Portrait of Emma Viskic

Emma Viskic

Emma Viskic’s critically acclaimed Caleb Zelic series has been published world-wide and won numerous awards. Resurrection Bay won the Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction and an unprecedented three Davitt Awards. It was shortlisted for the UK’s prestigious Gold Dagger and New Blood Awards and is currently nominated for a Barry Award in the United States. And Fire Came Down won the 2018 Davitt Award for Best Crime Novel and was longlisted for the Dublin International Literary Award.

Emma learned Australian sign language (Auslan) in order to create the character of Caleb Zelic who is profoundly deaf. The third novel in the series, Darkness For Light, will be published December 2019.