New Zealand

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

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

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

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

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

Review - Twister, Jane Woodham

Author Information
Book Title: 
Twister
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Dunedin
Publisher: 
Rosa Mira Books
Year of Publication: 
2015

The Devil's Wire

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

Jennifer's new neighbor, Lenise Jameson, is a liar. Lenise claims to have witnessed a disturbing incident involving Jennifer's husband, Hank, but as far as Jennifer is concerned, the forty-something single mother is a vindictive backstabber out to make trouble. 

But Jennifer soon discovers this is no sick joke. Hank has a dark side she knew nothing about. 

Publisher: 
Lawson Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Deborah Rogers

Author Information
Rogers, Deborah

Deborah Rogers is a fan of all good suspense, mystery and true crime books. She has a Graduate Diploma in Scriptwriting, and graduated cum laude from the Hagley Writers' Institute. When she's not writing American psychological thrillers, she likes to take her chocolate Labrador for walks on the beach and make decadent desserts.

Review - American Blood, Ben Sanders

Author Information
Book Title: 
American Blood
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9781760291570
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Noir
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2015