On Wednesday morning at 4:55am John Masterman’s body was discovered on Redemption Bay wharf. Due to the uneven pitch of the wharf’s wooden planks, his body had rolled and they found him lying in blood-soaked clothes under the smelly troughs the fishermen use to gut their catch…


Liv McFarlane is a Canadian-Australian writer who splits her time between Sydney, Australia and Vancouver Island. She’s a former freelance journalist and holds degrees in economics, journalism and law. Liv is a member of the Australian Society of Authors and the Crime Writers of Canada, a graduate of The Faber Academy and a mentee with the Australian Writers’ Mentorship Program. Her debut novel The Scarlet Cross won the 2019 Arthur Ellis “Unhanged” award for best unpublished manuscript, sponsored by the Crime Writers of Canada and Toronto’s Dundurn Press. The Scarlet Cross introduces Meredith Griffin, a young emergency nurse who follows a trail of suspicious deaths that leads her straight to the heart of her own hospital.


The Scarlet Cross is the first book in Liv McFarlane’s crime trilogy, The Griffin Series.

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Publishing Queries:
Jane Novak Literary Agency