oanne Hichens

Joanne Hichens has degrees in art and psychology, and an MA in creative writing from the University of Cape Town. She has worked as an artist, lecturer, facilitator at a psychiatric clinic, fiction editor, journalist, creative writing supervisor, short story writer, and novelist. She lives in Cape Town with her husband and three children.  Joanne is interested in exploring the fractured nature of society through her own crime fiction. 

 Out To Score co-authored with Mike Nicol (Umuzi, 2006) (crime novel, reprinted as Cape Greed, Minotaur, New York, 2009)

Bad Company crime-fiction short stories by SA authors (editor) (Pan Macmillan, 2008)

Stained (Ransom, UK, 2009)(young adult novel)

The Bed Book of Short Stories (editor)(Modjaji Books, 2010)

Divine Justice (Mercury, 2011) (crime novel)

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