New Zealand

Starlight Peninsula

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Eloise Hay lives on the Starlight Peninsula. Every weekday she travels into the city to work at Q TV Studio, assisting with the production of a current affairs show. One night she receives a phone call that will change her life forever.

ISBN: 
9781775538226
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Random House
Year of Publication: 
2015

The Legend of Winstone Blackhat

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In Winstone’s imagination, the Kid and his partner ride through the Wild West on the trail of their quarry. In Winstone’s actual life, he’s had to abandon his ‘partner’ and is hiding out in the tough landscape of Central Otago.

What has this boy run from, and how will the resilient and engaging twelve-year-old survive?

ISBN: 
9781775537755
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Vintage
Year of Publication: 
2015

The Death Ray Debacle

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In June 1935 Takapuna inventor Victor Penny was attacked by foreign agents seeking what the newspapers dubbed a ‘death ray’. The government secretly shifted him to Somes Island in Wellington harbour to develop the weapon. The novel of this true story is told by Temporary Acting Detective Dan Delaney, seconded to Special Branch, forerunner of the Security Intelligence Service.

ISBN: 
9780992262235
Publisher: 
Silver Owl Press
Year of Publication: 
2015

David McGill

Author Information
McGill, David

David McGill is a New Zealand social historian who has published 53 books. Born in Auckland, educated in the Bay of Plenty and at a Christchurch seminary, he trained as a teacher and did a BA at Victoria University of Wellington. He worked as a feature writer for The Listener, Sydney’s The Bulletin, London’s TVTimes, wrote columns for the Evening Post in Wellington and edited a local lifestyle magazine before becoming a full-time writer in 1984.

Eraserbyte

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Washington D.C. is burning, blowing up before SSA Ellie Conway’s eyes. More than ever she needs her controversial connections to prevent more terror attacks and horrifying deaths. 

Surveillance footage mysteriously wiped away, explosions rocking the city, people blown apart, an insider forging Ellie’s signature to release suspects, and her helicopter taken down, all challenge Delta A to find the link between the terror attacks, international trade in missing girls, coded price lists and a rogue Interpol agent. 

ISBN: 
B00VERUTPE
Series: 
Byte Series
Publisher: 
Rebel epublishers
Year of Publication: 
2015

The Alo Release

Category: 
Thriller
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand

The Alo Release is a thriller exposing the potential for public opinion to be manipulated during an international crisis.

Nine days before the global release of a genetically modified seed coating set to make starvation history, the IT advisor for an environmental group receives a cryptic email from an old friend working for the seed corporation.

ISBN: 
B01097AZLC
Year of Publication: 
2015

Geoffrey Robert

Author Information
Robert, Geoffrey

Geoffrey Robert is a New Zealand-born author, journalist and former communications advisor. He is also a father who cares about the state of the planet his children will inherit.

He has travelled widely, witnessing first hand the swelling disparities in wealth and influence at the root of many of the world's problems. From the dazzle of Times Square to the clogged alleyways of India, the orderly streets of London to the chaotic bus stations of Kenya, the bountiful swagger of Sydney to the dirt floor poverty of Timor Leste.

The Jaded Kiwi

Category: 
Crime Fiction
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand

The summer of 1976 in Auckland, New Zealand. 

There is a severe marijuana drought. 

Two couples; a gynecologist and a physicist, together with a violinist and an actress meet by accident in a pub and help a Maori evade the police. 

A group of Maori plans to deliver a truckload of cannabis to Auckland. 

A Chinese family has harvested four greenhouses of enhanced sensimilla. 

A criminal mastermind plots to start a drug war. 

A police Inspector hunts a fugitive Maori. 

The war on drugs starts in New Zealand.

Publisher: 
Amazon
Year of Publication: 
2016