Australia

Shot at the Title

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

David Lewis, former Navy clearance diver, one-time screw and bouncer, is kidnapped by unknown persons. His lover, ex-Federal police officer, Rachel Dawes, has to call on the help of the only person she can - Steven James Forbes, career criminal and probable psychopath. The two travel to David's farm, Tobin's River Run, at the foot of Mt Seaview in Port Macquarie's hinterland, to see what they can ascertain about David's disappearance, finding the main bedroom a blood-covered mess.

Sub Genre: 
Erotica
ISBN: 
9780995420298
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Agency

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

It's 2005, and Walker has just entered the CIA. After a distinguished ten-years within Air Force special ops, he's re-upped to avoid a desk job. But his first job will move the front line far closer to home - his first mission is stateside. 

New Orleans, pre Katrina. Walker is sent on a mission by Harold Richter, CIA field operations legend and trainer of agents provocateur. The task he sends Walker on is a one-way ticket - survive and succeed at all costs. Walker is an off-the-grid, solo, deniable asset. 

Sub Genre: 
Thriller
ISBN: 
9780733638862
Series: 
Jed Walker
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Coterie

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Chapman Bouttell, an Australian homicide detective, is drawn violently back into a conspiracy he thought he’d escaped while serving in the Vietnam War when members of his former army unit were found murdered. 

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
ISBN: 
B00MMPVY92
Year of Publication: 
2014

Code of Silence, Colin Dillon & Tom Gilling

Author Information
Book Title: 
Code of Silence
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760290580
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2016

The Fourth String

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

“The Claremont”, an outdated, run-down apartment building, is thrown into turmoil when its latest and most celebrated resident, Crispin Fairchild, conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, is found murdered. 

His eccentric neighbours and members of the orchestra appear saddened by his death but are they? Is one of them his killer? These are questions Detective Chief Inspector Alistair Fitzjohn asks himself when he takes on the case and unearths not only the innermost secrets of those who knew Crispin, but the enigma that surrounds him. 

ISBN: 
B07848BHT2
Series: 
Alistair Fitzjohn
Year of Publication: 
2017

Headland, Ged Gillmore

Author Information
Book Title: 
Headland
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Series: 
Bill Murdoch
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Year of Publication: 
2017

Drawing Dead

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Dead girlfriend…check 

Alcohol problem…check 

Gambling debt…check 

Looming death…check 




Jack Andrelli is a private eye. He’s also a booze-sodden, big-mouthed, gambling addict with a death wish. 

Haunted by the suicide of his teenage girlfriend and in hock to a gangster, Jack meets a femme fatale who offers him a case that might just solve his problems once and for all. 

Sub Genre: 
Noir
ISBN: 
B076D4M2N2
Publisher: 
Fahrenheit Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

Dark Angels

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The streets of Darlinghurst are dangerous. It is 1930 and razor gangs compete for domination of the turf. Leaving home isn’t optional when Gilbert Maggs’ drunken father chases him from the house with a carving knife. He quickly finds that the back streets hold dangers of their own.

ISBN: 
9781922134318
Publisher: 
Harbour Publishing House
Year of Publication: 
2018