David Morisset

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David Morisset is an Australian author who grew up in Riverstone, which was then a meatworks town in Sydney's semi-rural western districts. He moved to Canberra to study at the Australian National University and chose to roam the world, first as a diplomat and later as an economist. Over recent years he has published a novel about revolutionary Iran as well as collections of short stories and poems. He now lives and works in the multicultural kaleidoscope of modern Sydney.

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Butchers Parade
By David Morisset
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
Set in the third quarter of the twentieth century, the stories of 'Butchers Parade' feature the quintessentially Australian location of Redgate - a meatworks town on the western fringe of Sydney - as well as the blighted circumstances of wartime Indo-China. The narratives are united by the presence of the hulking figure of Horrie - meatworker, footballer and soldier.
Old Shemiran Road
By David Morisset
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction
'Old Shemiran Road' takes the reader to revolutionary Tehran as the Shah's reign gives way to tumultuous upheavals. While Iran's ruthless new leaders fortify their rule of terror, a beautiful Persian woman and a naïve Western man take a chance to resurrect their failed romance.
Blaggard Avenue
By David Morisset
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
Michael Dimalanta faked a reputation as a brilliant hedge fund manager but he was chronically reckless. When he loses the wrong people’s money, Dimalanta is murdered - an event that unleashes forces that eventually threaten to undermine Australia’s trillion dollar pension funds industry by opening it up to infiltration by Asian organised crime syndicates.

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asian gangs    australia    crime    drama    investment    iran    islam    murder    nostalgic realism    revolution    romance historical