ONLY KILLERS AND THIEVES

Queensland, Australia, 1885.

One scorching day in the deserted outback, brothers Tommy and Billy McBride return home to discover a devastating tragedy.​

Distraught and eager for revenge, the young men set out in search of the perpetrators, aided by their ruthless neighbour John Sullivan, and the Queensland Native Police - an armed militia infamous for hunting down Indigenous Australians.​

The retribution that follows will embroil the brothers in a heartbreaking injustice, uniting them in a battle for survival, and forever tearing them apart.

 

"Superb...savage brilliance"

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