Livia Day


Crimescene WA

Crimescene WA


Posted By on May 5, 2014

I’m very pleased to announce that I will be a guest at this year’s Crimescene WA, from the 11-12 October 2014 in Perth. Headlining this year will be Michael Robotham, Livia Day and Julie Szego. International best seller Michael has managed to fit us into his very busy schedule! Livia is the alter ego of award-winning blogger, podcaster and fantasy writer, Tansy Rayner Roberts. Julie Szego used to be a journalist for The...

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Choose Your Own City Adventure!


Posted By on Aug 12, 2013

Do you remember the old Choose Your Own Adventure books? How would you like to do one in real life? I’m taking part in a new collaborative writing project where myself and some other fantastic genre writers are writing Choose Your Own Adventures that you can do in real life! Not only will you actually get to stand where the story is happening but you can dictate what happens next, while you explore the weird and wonderful features of...

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A Trifle Dead Book Trailer


Posted By on Jul 16, 2013

I’m so delighted by this – students at Curtin University created a book trailer for A Trifle Dead for one of their in-class projects. Delicious, cheeky and just a little bit bloodthirsty – it perfectly captures the tone of the book and even colour-matches to the cover. *Hugs...

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So, that crime-writing alter ego of mine has a pretty exciting weekend coming up in a few weeks. Those of you likely to be in Melbourne on 14th June, check out this awesome Sisters in Crime event! FRIDAY 14 JUNE – 8PM SOMETHING ROTTEN IN THE APPLE ISLE Three Tasmanian-born writers talk about their new novelsJosephine Pennicott, Poppy Gee and Livia Day have all set their novels in the Apple Isle, but with different and fatal...

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A Trifle Dead – the launch speech

A Trifle Dead – the launch speech


Posted By on Mar 30, 2013

A Trifle Dead was well and truly launched on Thursday – with a cavalcade of macarons and trifles over in Perth, thanks to the organisation skills of Tamara (and the launching skills of my good friend Helen Merrick!), and with much wine and convivial chatting here in Hobart. Here is the speech I made: On Launching A Trifle Dead, by Livia Day (and Tansy Rayner Roberts) Thank you all for being here again – it makes me so...

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Sneak Peek: A Trifle Dead by Livia Day

Sneak Peek: A Trifle Dead by Livia Day


Posted By on Mar 27, 2013

My awesome mother has given me a brilliant present in honour of the release of my new novel – a throw cushion based on the cover design of A Trifle Dead! She’s even included little bobbly cherry stems. It is a thing of beauty. The book is officially released tomorrow, so this is your last chance to get in for a pre-order! In the mean time, check out a sneak peek of the novel’s opening two and a half chapters to whet...

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