$23.09
  • RRP: $29.99 Details

    Recommended Retail Price (RRP)

    The RRP displayed is the most recent manufacturer’s recommended retail price made available to Amazon AU.
  • You Save: $6.90 (23%)
FREE delivery: Thursday, 13 May on first order.
Fastest delivery: Tuesday, 11 May
Order within 36 mins
In stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon AU.
<Embed>
Other Sellers on Amazon
$32.83
+ FREE Delivery
Sold by: The Nile Australia
$33.81
+ FREE Delivery
Sold by: BuyGlobal
$23.95
+ $10.00 delivery
Sold by: Clouston Books Australia
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

The Speechwriter Paperback – 2 February 2021

3.1 out of 5 stars 13 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Paperback
$23.09
$23.09

Enhance your purchase


Noise: The new book from the authors of ‘Thinking, Fast and Slow’ releases on May 19.
If the Amazon.com.au price decreases between your order time and the end of the day of the release date, you'll receive the lowest price. Pre-order now.

AUDIBLE FREE TRIAL
Includes your first audiobook free, a bonus book selected by our editors, unlimited access to exclusive podcasts and more. $16.45/mo after 30 days. Cancel anytime. Learn more >

Product details

  • Publisher : Scribe Publications (2 February 2021)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 240 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1925713830
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1925713831
  • Dimensions : 13.46 x 21.08 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
    3.1 out of 5 stars 13 ratings

Product description

Review

Praise for A Murder Without Motive

"Honest, sympathetic, reflective--this is true crime at its best. A striking debut from McKenzie-Murray, which pursues uncomfortable truths with candour and care."
--Damon Young, author of Philosophy in the Garden and Distraction

"McKenzie-Murray's adolescence is closely entwined with the crime, and his deep, thoughtful examination of the suburban male psyche is one of the many strengths of this remarkable book...Insightful and eloquent...His immaculate prose cuts cleanly through the social murk, and his clarity of vision renders the complicated ideas of male aggression and the ugly side effects of suburban malaise at once shocking and shockingly readable."
--Michaela McGuire, The Saturday Age

"[T]akes an unorthodox but illuminating approach to his subject, beginning with introspection and, perhaps, atonement...McKenzie-Murray firmly rejects the proposition that the murder was an aberration in a life otherwise considered "normal", something Duggan's defence counsel submitted in the absence of a criminal history. Indeed the notion of "normality", particularly in the light of Duggan's heinous crime, meets with the author's disdain."
--Martin Leonard, Weekend Australian

Book Description

In his fiction debut, erstwhile speechwriter and Saturday Paper journalist Martin McKenzie-Murray takes us on a frantic, funny, and surreal journey through the corridors of power.

Customer reviews

3.1 out of 5 stars
3.1 out of 5
13 global ratings
How are ratings calculated?

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

No customer reviews

There are 0 customer reviews and 13 customer ratings.