Review: In The Diplomat, Chris Womersley has created a seedy Melbourne-noir with a powerful insight into the wretched drug world

By Michael McKernan
July 1 2022 - 2:00pm

Readers who loved Cairo have been eagerly awaiting the next instalment of these Melbourne lives but this is a very different book. Those who come to Wormsley for the first time need have no fear: The Diplomat easily stands alone.