Peter Temple Quotes

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Peter Temple Quotes

I like having a plot; I like characters with a reason to get up in the morning.
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I think Melbourne is by far and away the most interesting place in Australia, and I thought if I ever wrote a novel or crime novel of any kind, I had to set it here.

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In everything I've written, the crime has always just been an occasion to write about other things. I don't have a picture of myself as writing crime novels. I like fairly strong narratives, but it's a way of getting a plot moving.

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As far as I am concerned, I write novels, and other people can do the labelling.

— Peter Temple

I think if you live in a country, basically you share the dominant values of a country although you may disagree on issues all the time.

— Peter Temple

The real difference between literature and pulp is the kind of emotional responses they elicit. Dan Brown can't pierce your heart. Patricia Cornwell can't make you read a sentence twice and then look sightlessly out of the window.

— Peter Temple

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