Candice Fox
Bankstown, New South Wales
Notable worksHades, Eden, Fall, Black and Blue, Never Never, Crimson Lake, Fifty Fifty
Notable awardsNed Kelly Award (2)
Years active2014-

Candice Fox (born 1985) is an Australian novelist[1] who won the 2014 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Novel for Hades. She was born in the western suburbs of Sydney into a large family. She spent a brief period in the Royal Australian Navy before studying and teaching at university level. In 2015, Candice started collaborating on a series of novels with bestselling author James Patterson.



Archer and Bennett

Detective Harriet Blue

Crimson Lake




  1. ^ Fidler, Richard Candice Fox: how to raise a crime writer March 9, 2017 Conversations Retrieved March 15, 2017
  2. ^ "The Chase 30 March 2021 Bantam Australia". Retrieved 3 April 2021.
  3. ^ "Australian Crime Writers - 2014 Ned Kelly Award Winners". Archived from the original on 14 August 2014. Retrieved 1 December 2015.
  4. ^ "Australian Crime Writers - 2015 Ned Kelly Award Winners". Archived from the original on 19 October 2015. Retrieved 1 December 2015.
  5. ^ "2016 Ned Kelly Awards - Shortlists". Archived from the original on 31 July 2016. Retrieved 28 July 2016.