Australia

Review - Slaughter Park, Barry Maitland

Author Information
Book Title: 
Slaughter Park
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Series: 
Harry Belltree
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Dead in the Water, Tania Chandler

Author Information
Book Title: 
Dead In The Water
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925321593
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Scribe Publications
Year of Publication: 
2016

Slaughter Park

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural

Harry Belltree’s obsessive pursuit of justice has cost him everything—his job in homicide, his marriage and his newborn child. He has nothing left to lose, or so he thinks. Then his estranged wife disappears, leaving their baby daughter behind.

The police think Jenny has murdered a man.

Harry thinks she’s in danger.

When severed limbs are found dangling from the branches of trees in a suburban park, Harry’s former colleagues are pulled off Jenny’s case. It’s up to Harry to track his missing wife down on his own.

ISBN: 
B01HBWVAUS
Location: 
Sydney
NSW
Series: 
Harry Belltree
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2016

Murder Brief

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Legal

Ambitious criminal defence barrister Robyn Palmer gets her first big break when she's briefed as junior counsel in a high-profile murder trial. Unfortunately, her leader has lecherous designs and their client looks guilty as hell. However, nothing is going to stop her starring in the biggest trial of her career. A comic legal thriller set in Sydney, Australia

ISBN: 
9781370153084
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Smashwords
Year of Publication: 
2016

Mark Dryden

Author Information
Dryden, Mark

Pseudonym 

Overdue Item

Category: 
Crime Fiction
Author's Home Country: 
Australia

Julia Schmidt reckons the suburban library where she works is the most boring place on earth. Then an old hobo dies in an armchair. Everyone thinks he died of natural causes. But they are wrong, and Julia is soon playing cat-and-mouse with a killer while trying to recover a priceless library book. An Australian comic crime novel with an endearing amateur sleuth.

Sub Genre: 
Humour
ISBN: 
9781311544254
Publisher: 
Smashwords
Year of Publication: 
2016

Peter Menadue

Author Information
Menadue, Peter

Peter Menadue was a non-award winning print journalist before he studied law. He now practices as a barrister in Sydney, Australia.

The Windy Season, Sam Carmody

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Windy Season
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760111564
Categorisation
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls, Don Osborne

Author Information
Book Title: 
Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760068547
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - Australia's Toughest Prisons: Inmates, James Phelps

Author Information
Book Title: 
Australia's Toughest Prisons: Inmates
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780143780533
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Penguin Australia
Year of Publication: 
2016