PD Martin

2012 - Top Books

Anybody who knows me will be aware that I'm mathematically challenged. Besides, I hate giving numbers of stars as reviews and Top 5's or 10's or whatever numbers give me heartburn, so instead, I wanted to just re-mention some of the books that made my reading 2012. I was rather pleased to have hit the 120 that I set myself as a goal on Goodreads (in fact if I was up to date with reviews) I reckon that number will end up much closer to 140, which is not a bad effort given that it was a hellishly busy year all round. But enough waffle.

Meaner than Fiction

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

Just where is justice in Australia hiding? This brilliant new collection of true crime stories takes us into the Australian courts of the 1980s and '90s, back in time to the goldfields of the 1860s, and out to the island nation of Nauru in 2006 to explore how the scales of justice are unbalanced. This is a world in which the innocent still get locked up and the guilty too often go free.

ISBN: 
9781731784701
Publisher: 
Five Mile Press
Year of Publication: 
2007

MEANER THAN FICTION - Lindy Cameron (ed)

Author Information
Book Title: 
Meaner than Fiction
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781741784701
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Five Mile Press
Year of Publication: 
2007