‘Her addition to the world of literary private detectives is welcome and deserved. More please!’
– Kirkus Reviews

This marks the arrival of a bold new female voice for American crime-fiction fans.
– Publishers Weekly, USA


Tara has written 13 best-selling books of fiction and non-fiction. Select your favourite.

Keynote Speaker

Tara delivers a powerful message in support of human rights and women’s rights.

Disability Advocate

Tara has used her public profile to help de-stigmatize disability.

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The War Widow


The war may be officially over, but journalist Billie Walker’s search for a missing young immigrant man will plunge her right back into the danger and drama she thought she’d left behind in Europe in this thrilling tale of courage and secrets set in glamorous postwar Sydney. 


A cracking thriller, with a marvellous, strong, flamboyant heroine. Loved it.

– Joanne Harris, award-winning author of Chocolat


A terrific read.

– Lynda La Plante, award-winning author of Prime Suspect


Rich period detail and a fierce, feminist heroine distinguish this stylish twist on the classic 1940s detective novel.

– Publishers Weekly