P D Martin

HELL'S FURY - P D Martin

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Book Title: 
Hell's Fury
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Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Location: 
USA
Publisher: 
Murderati Ink
Year of Publication: 
2012

Currently Reading - Hell's Fury, P D Martin

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Started this ebook last night - awake much later than I should have been as a result which is always an interesting sign....

From the Blurb:

She lies in an Afghani prison cell, disowned by the CIA and regularly tortured. Seven months into her prison term, a lone operator stages a daring extraction. But who is Decker, the mysterious man behind her rescue?

Hell's Fury

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller
Crime Fiction

She lies in an Afghani prison cell, disowned by the CIA and regularly tortured. Seven months into her prison term, a lone operator stages a daring extraction. But who is Decker, the mysterious man behind her rescue?

He claims to represent The Committee, an international group made up of ex-professionals from the CIA, FBI, Interpol, MI5, Scotland Yard, Mossad and ASIS; a private organization that serves and protects where the current intelligence or justice agencies fall short.

Publisher: 
Murderati Ink
Year of Publication: 
2012

Savage Victory: Announcing the 18th Scarlet Stiletto Awards' Results

Melbourne author, Angela Savage, has won 1st prize in Sisters in Crime Australia’s 18th Scarlet Stiletto Awards – the first crime writer with one or more crime novels under the belt to do so in the 18 years of the short-story competition.

Body in the Library program at Monash Public libraries: 15th September 2011

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Author Name: 
P D Martin
Dates: 
Thu, 09/15/2011 - 18:30 to 20:00

On Thursday 15 September at Clayton P D Martin, from Sisters in Crime Australia will speak about her novels which feature the character Sophie Anderson (an ex Aussie police officer who now works for the FBI as a criminal profiler).
Theme: Body in the Library
Author: P D Martin
Topic Title: Author Talk- P D Martin
Date: Thursday 15 September 2011
Time: 6:30 pm -8 pm

The Murderers' Club

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

Sophie Anderson takes a week off to visit colleague and friend, Detective Darren Carter, in Tucson Arizona. But she's not in Arizona for ten minutes before murder interrupts their well-laid plans - and her visions suddenly return for the first time in six months.

Sophie and Darren investigate the murder, and a week later the killer strikes again - there's a serial killer in Tucson. The pair follows leads to Chicago and Las Vegas, trying to find out what the victims had in common and why the killer targeted them.

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
9781405037594
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2006

Fan Mail

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

Australian FBI profiler Sophie Anderson is given an easy job on her last day at Quantico. She is to give a guided tour of the FBI facility to a crime novelist and brief her on profiling. Sophie doesn’t warm to the rude and aloof Loretta Black

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
9781405038263
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2008

Body Count

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

There's a killer in DC and he likes to play!

When a girl is found brutally murdered in DC, Australian FBI profiler Sophie Anderson suspects that the killing spree has just begun. With her fellow agents she delves into the mind of the killer, trying to predict his next move.

Then another victim turns up. Sophie knows that she's 'seen' the girl before, raped and murdered - in her dreams. Struggling to separate fact from fiction, reality from nightmare, Sophie becomes more and more ensnared in the killer's mind as the body count rises.

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
1405036567
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia

P D Martin

Author Information
Martin, P D

About the Author

PD Martin - Phillipa Deanne Martin - was born in Melbourne, Australia. A big reader from an early age, Phillipa particularly loved reading fantasy books and children's detective books like the Famous Five and Nancy Drew books. She moved on to Agatha Christie at eight years old and wrote her first mystery novella in Grade 5.

Where (and how and why) fiction gets crime wrong: Bayside Literary Festival

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Author Name: 
Liz Porter
P D Martin
Dates: 
Tue, 05/24/2011 - 19:30 to 22:00

Sisters in Crime@the 2011 Bayside Literary Festival

Where (and how and why) fiction gets crime wrong

True crime author & Brighton resident Vikki Petraitis has rounded up some of the usual (often unusual) suspects to spill the beans. She interrogates a judge, a true crime writer and a novelist on where (and how and why) crime on the page and screen contrasts so wildly with what really happens in real life: