A Fatal Tide
Blog & News
November 11, 2014
Rememberance Day is a day for memories and I wrote this piece for my publisher, Random House Australia, about a young sailor's chat with a defeated German skipper at the start of the First World War.
"A memorable conversation – both prophetic and touching – occurre...
November 6, 2014
A knockout review by Paul Daley
“…an astute, complex and well-written novel that I dare to hope will set a high standard for others to follow.”
The Guardian, Thursday 6 November 2014
"For too many Australian authors the Anzac c...
November 2, 2014
On the weekend commemorating the 100th anniversary of the departure of the Anzac convoy in 1914, I wrote this feature article for the Sydney Morning Herald.
The article was very well received, including this comment from the Afghanistan and Iraq war veteran, retire...
September 10, 2014
Soon after the novel was published, I was invited by Pages and Pages in Mosman to go behind the counter and talk about my novel with book lovers who visited the shop on National Bookshop Day.
What a great experience that was. There’s nothing better than talking to...
August 22, 2014
This is how the Mosman Daily reported on the publication of the A Fatal Tide in August 2014.
August 10, 2014
ABC Queensland presenter Rebecca McLaren interviewed me for her afternoon program in August 2014.
Here’s how the segment was introduced:
“Author Steve Sailah is probably more comfortable sitting at the microphone after a long career with the ABC. But he has put...
July 31, 2014
"A compelling, fast-paced novel by Steve Sailah, A Fatal Tide brings a murder mystery into the trenches of WWI Gallipoli.
After an impressive twenty-six year career with the ABC as foreign correspondent and executive producer of The World Today, A Fatal Tide is Steve S...
July 26, 2014
My interviews with a number of veterans of Gallipoli have been played and replayed on ABC radio ever since they were first broadcast nearly 35 years ago.
Auntie republished the CD in April 2013 and is likely to do so again in the centenary year.
You can purchas...
July 23, 2014
Interview with author Steve Sailah, by Susan May, An Adenture in Words
How does your work differ from others in its genre?
My work combines crime, mystery and war. I link my fictional plots to...
Anzac and Gallipoli are the novelist's terrain as much as the historian's
Random House Australia, Media Release
The Armistice, 100 years on
November 19, 2018
A hot Hoi An read
A curate's egg review
September 3, 2018
KILLING KITCHENER 'really suckers you in'
June 26, 2018
KILLING KITCHENER: 'A must for readers...excellent!'
June 4, 2018
A magnum of Kiwi wine - or a 'must' read? You choose
Nice to rate a mention in your home town
May 5, 2018
50 years later - "Alumnus 1968...From Canterbury Rd to Foreign Correspondent"
March 29, 2018
News from Orkney
December 9, 2017
December 6, 2017
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