New Zealand

Trilemma

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

Maverick executive Lin Mere takes over as CEO for a new telecommunications company trying to compete with the big boys in Wellington, New Zealand. With the clock ticking, Lin has to give up almost everything to tackle the demands of the job. An Asian-American, Lin has followed her father's trail to New Zealand to try to establish a relationship with her father's estranged family and solve the mystery of why they want nothing to do with her...and while in New Zealand, she's intent on rekindling a romance.

ISBN: 
9781608091126

Jennifer Mortimer

Author Information
Mortimer, Jennifer

Born in Wellington, New Zealand, Jennifer Mortimer holds degrees in English Literature, Philosophy and Information Science. She is now a project manager for Weta Digital in Wellington - the people behind the special effects for The Hobbit, Avatar and Ironman. Jennifer and her husband, Paul, and their two daughters live in Wellington, New Zealand.

Databyte

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

When information becomes misinformation, how much of what you see should you believe?

Wanted for a murder she didn't commit and on the run from the FBI and Metro, Special Agent Ellie Conway has to protect an actor with close ties to Delta A from a serious threat as well as trying to clear her name.

Unwittingly, whilst staying off the grid, Ellie stumbles upon a syndicate which has alarming connections to her daughter's death - and which abducts her team, with the intent of killing them, and Ellie.

Special Interests: 
High Tech
ISBN: 
978061593356
Series: 
Byte Series
Publisher: 
Rebel epublishers
Year of Publication: 
2015

Fallout

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

August: 1987: Against the backdrop of the nuclear ships stand-off with America, the rich and powerful gather in Auckland for a lavish election night party. Before the night is out, a seventeen-year-old girl will be murdered and several lives utterly changed.

ISBN: 
9781927262016
Location: 
New Zealand
Series: 
Tito Ihaka
Publisher: 
Upstart Press
Year of Publication: 
2014

Drowning City

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical

In a city of elusive agendas, it's hard to find the truth. It's even harder to find what's right. A bootlegger's dream is rocked by an attempt to destroy his lucrative business. What begins as a curious evening snowballs into a night-time odyssey as Fontana searches for answers he never thought he'd have to find. The city is saturated with criminal and political extremism - is there anyone he can trust?

ISBN: 
9781775535522
Publisher: 
Vintage
Year of Publication: 
2014

The Red Room

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

In downtown Bangkok there is a Red Room where bad things happen; sometimes consensual, sometimes not. All of it is captured and sold for viewing pleasure.

An elegant Thai woman in her final year as a law student disappears after meeting a handsome DEA agent. Fearing the worst, her wealthy Russian boyfriend pleads with Kenny Jones, Private Detective, to find her. Amidst a backdrop of voyeurism, violence and illicit sex, Kenny wades through the dark undercurrent of the Bangkok night to uncover much more than is openly on show in the red light zone.

Location: 
Thailand
Series: 
Kenny Jones
Year of Publication: 
2012

Trade Me

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

TRADE ME is the second book that features a knock-about Australian resort manager – now – Private Detective, Kenny Jones.

Having made the change from battling resort manager to well cashed up P.I. (thanks to befriending a soon after dead elderly Chinese Mafia accountant - in ‘CHASING THE DRAGONS CACHE’ )– Kenny is back with his Thai wife May, along with the dubious Thai Fix-it man Lek, and his ex Border police minder Kit.

Kenny’s old friend from the Melbourne, Pete the barman, has been summoned for a holiday in Chiang Mai, not forgotten by his now rich buddy.

ISBN: 
B0089MYU34
Location: 
Thailand
Series: 
Kenny Jones
Publisher: 
Spanking Press
Year of Publication: 
2012

Chasing the Golden Dragon

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

When Kenny backs a winner at the races his life turns upside down. A holiday in Thailand turns into a nightmare when he tangles with the Triads, leading to murder, maiming and a mad dash with a bag of cash to a drug-running middleman on the border.

Chasing the Dragon is a cracking adventure written by Thailand's most famous private investigator, Warren Olson.

ISBN: 
B00GFZIV1E
Location: 
Thailand
Series: 
Kenny Jones
Publisher: 
Spanking Press
Year of Publication: 
2013