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Katie Rowney started out as a journalist in a small country town and saw her first dead body on her second day on the job. After shifting through several community newspapers and freelancing for Fairfax, she joined the dark side as a media officer for the emergency services. Her job involved everything from evacuating towns during cyclones to trying to train firefighters not to swear during live to air interviews. She's currently a senior communications officer at a QLD university, helping engineers and scientists with no social skills share their findings with the world.

Books by Katie Rowney

Front Page News

Cadet journalist Stacey McCallaghan is struggling to find news in the small country town of Toomey when suddenly there's an influx of front-page stories – in the form of murder.

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