Bendigo Writers Festival 2018

August 11-13, 2017


Tony Jones

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Tony Jones was still at school when Lionel Murphy raided ASIO.

After an ABC cadetship, he joined Four Corners as a reporter in 1985, and then went to Dateline at SBS in 1986.

He subsequently was an ABC foreign correspondent, for a time in London and later in Washington. Inter alia, he covered the war crimes in Bosnia. Today he hosts Q & A on Monday nights. He is married to fellow ABC journalist, Sarah Ferguson.

The Twentieth Man is his first novel.

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    The Twentieth Man

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