Author/Editor: Melissa Chan

Biography

Melissa Chan has lived in Europe, the United States of America and, briefly, China. After growing up in the West Australian wheat belt, she moved to the Eastern seaboard where she works as a lawyer. Her fiction has appeared in Ita, Womanspeak and other magazines.  

She is a contributor to the first Spinifex Press anthology, Angels of Power and other reproductive creations

 

The Melissa Chan detective novels feature feminist detective heroine Francesca Miles. They include One too many (1991), Getting your man (1992), More on getting your man (1994). She has also edited a crime anthology, A modern woman and other crimes, with J. Terry, and Guilt (1995).



Books published by, or available from, Spinifex
Getting Your Man
Too Rich

Out Now
The Floating Garden

The Floating Garden


Emma Ashmere

Sydney, Milsons Point, 1926. Entire streets are being demolished for the building of the Harbour Bridge. Ellis Gilbey,...


The End of Patriarchy

The End of Patriarchy


Robert Jensen

The pathology of patriarchy, the idea that one group of people should control another—even own them, own even life...


Prostitution Narratives

Prostitution Narratives


Caroline Norma, Melinda Tankard Reist

For too long the global sex industry and its vested interests have dominated the prostitution debate repeating the same...

The Great Climate Robbery

The Great Climate Robbery


Grain

The great climate robbery provides valuable information about how the industrial food system causes climate change, how...

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