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Peter Robb (born 1946 in Toorak, Melbourne) is an Australian author. Robb spent his formative years in both Australia and New Zealand, and between 1978 and 1992 he spent most of his time in Naples and southern Italy, interspersed with sojourns in Brazil. At the end of 1992 he returned to Sydney.
Total Books: 44
His first book, Midnight in Sicily, was published in Australia in October 1996. It won the Victoria Premier's Literary Prize for non-fiction in 1997
His second book, M, a biography of the Italian artist Caravaggio, was published in Australia in 1998. The book provoked controversy on its publication in Britain in 2000.
In December 1999, he published, Pig's Blood and other fluids, a collection of three crime fiction novellas.
In October 2003, Robb published his fourth book, A Death in Brazil, which was named The Age's non-fiction book of the year for 2004.
He has taught at the University of Melbourne, the University of Oulu in Finland and the Istituto Universitario Orientale in Naples.