Candice Fox
About the author

Candice Fox

Hades, Candice Fox's first novel, won the Ned Kelly Award for best debut in 2014. She is also the author of Eden, which again features Frank, Eden and Hades. Her third novel is FallCandice is the middle child of a large, eccentric family from Sydney's western suburbs composed of half-, adopted and pseudo siblings. The daughter of a parole officer and an enthusiastic foster-carer, Candice spent her childhood listening around corners to tales of violence, madness and evil as her father relayed his work stories to her mother and older brothers.Bankstown born and bred, she failed to conform to military life in a brief stint as an officer in the Royal Australian Navy at age eighteen. At twenty, she turned her hand to academia, and taught high school through two undergraduate and two postgraduate degrees. Candice lectures in writing at the University of Notre Dame, Sydney, while undertaking a PhD in literary censorship and terrorism. 

Books by Candice Fox

Candice Fox Articles

April Book Club: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

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17 April 2018

April Book Club: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

    Podcast: Inside the Mind of Candice Fox

    Podcast

    21 February 2018

    Podcast: Inside the Mind of Candice Fox

      What Is Vengeance Worth? Start reading Redemption Point by Candice Fox

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      16 February 2018

      What Is Vengeance Worth? Start reading Redemption Point by Candice Fox

        Criminally Good: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

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        13 February 2018

        Criminally Good: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

          Cheryl Akle's Top Podcast Picks of 2017

          Podcast

          19 December 2017

          Cheryl Akle's Top Podcast Picks of 2017

            I've Always Been A Weirdo: The strange life of crime novelist Candice Fox

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            10 March 2017

            I've Always Been A Weirdo: The strange life of crime novelist Candice Fox

              Better Reading March Book Club: Candice Fox

              News

              1 March 2017

              Better Reading March Book Club: Candice Fox

                Book of the Week: Crimson Lake by Candice Fox

                News

                21 February 2017

                Book of the Week: Crimson Lake by Candice Fox

                  Read An Extract From Crimson Lake By Candice Fox!

                  News

                  20 February 2017

                  Read An Extract From Crimson Lake By Candice Fox!

                    Living the Crime Writer's Dream: Candice Fox at the St Albans Writers' Festival

                    News

                    5 September 2016

                    Living the Crime Writer's Dream: Candice Fox at the St Albans Writers' Festival