Crime Fiction

Review - The Student, Iain Ryan

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Student
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760406370
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - Days Are Like Grass, Sue Younger

Author Information
Book Title: 
Days Are Like Grass
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9780994104762
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Eunoia Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Hard Labour, Bill Bateman

Author Information
Book Title: 
Hard Labour
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781922200747
Series: 
Dr Vince Hanrahan
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Warrnambool
Victoria
Publisher: 
Odyssey Books
Year of Publication: 
2017

Clear to the Horizon

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In 1999, a number of young women go missing in the Perth suburb of Claremont. One body is discovered. Others are never seen again. Snowy Lane (City of Light) is hired as a private investigator but neither he nor the cops can find the serial killer. Sixteen years later, another case brings Snowy to Broome, where he teams up with Dan Clement (Before It Breaks) and an incidental crime puts them back on the Claremont case.

ISBN: 
9781925164480
Location: 
Perth
Fremantle
Series: 
Snowy Lane
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

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Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The Gold Coast swelters in record temperatures, and car salesman Gary Braswell’s feeling hot under the collar. His sales are at rock bottom, and he’s up to his neck in debt to loan shark Jocko Mackenzie. Gary’s sweating on a fat commission from a mysterious Russian couple. If the loan’s not repaid, there’s more than Gary’s kneecaps at stake – his long-suffering wife’s also in peril. But Jocko wants more than repayment and has sinister plans for the hapless salesman.

Series: 
Gary Braswell
Publisher: 
Clan Destine Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

Murder and Mayhem

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Looking for unforgettable heroes pitted against unbeatable odds?

Evil lurks in broad daylight. Conspiracies play out in the shadows. Nowhere is safe. And these 20 pulse-pounding mysteries and thrillers won't let you forget it...

Fans of Lee Child, James Patterson, Gillian Flynn, Paula Hawkins, and John Grisham will love the USA Today and Award-Winning authors in the MURDER & MAYHEM boxed set, which is why the authors of this collection came together to bundle 20 EXCLUSIVE thrillers and mysteries, including plenty of BRAND NEW material!

Sub Genre: 
Short Stories
Anthology
ISBN: 
B074HQXF8C
Publisher: 
Amazon
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - The Last Time We Spoke, Fiona Sussman

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Last Time We Spoke
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9780749020
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Auckland
Publisher: 
Allison & Busby
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Dead Lemons, Finn Bell

Author Information
Book Title: 
Dead Lemons
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
B01IEBX3CI
Series: 
The Far South Series
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Thriller
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Amazon
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - A Dangerous Language, Sulari Gentill

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Dangerous Language
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781921997662
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Sydney
Canberra
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Forger's Wife

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

John Lang was Australia's first locally born novelist, publishing early work in Sydney in the 1840s and going on to write several bestsellers. The Forger's Wife (1856) is a lively adventure novel, set in an unruly colonial Sydney where everyone is on the make. The forger's wife is a young woman who follows her rakish husband out to Australia and struggles to survive as her marriage falls apart. She soon meets detective George Flower, a powerful man with a cavalier sense of justice and retribution.

ISBN: 
9780987625304
Series: 
Colonial Australian Popular Fiction
Publisher: 
Grattan Street Press
Year of Publication: 
2017