Crime Fiction

A Certain Malice

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

You can run from anything... but your fears. When Sergeant Cam Fraser thinks the gang who murdered his wife and son are targeting his daughter, he relocates to the other side of Australia, not expecting trouble in the small country town where he was raised. But a violent, puzzling murder at an exclusive girls' college plunges him into a baffling and deadly investigation - raises menacing ghosts from his past. Taut and creepy debut crime novel from rising Australian author.

ISBN: 
0954763440
Location: 
Perth
Western Australia
Series: 
Cam Fraser
Publisher: 
Crème de la Crime

The Murderers' Club

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

Sophie Anderson takes a week off to visit colleague and friend, Detective Darren Carter, in Tucson Arizona. But she's not in Arizona for ten minutes before murder interrupts their well-laid plans - and her visions suddenly return for the first time in six months.

Sophie and Darren investigate the murder, and a week later the killer strikes again - there's a serial killer in Tucson. The pair follows leads to Chicago and Las Vegas, trying to find out what the victims had in common and why the killer targeted them.

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
9781405037594
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2006

Fan Mail

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

Australian FBI profiler Sophie Anderson is given an easy job on her last day at Quantico. She is to give a guided tour of the FBI facility to a crime novelist and brief her on profiling. Sophie doesn’t warm to the rude and aloof Loretta Black

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
9781405038263
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2008

Body Count

Category: 
Crime Fiction
Author's Home Country: 
Australia

Blurb About the Book

There's a killer in DC and he likes to play!

When a girl is found brutally murdered in DC, Australian FBI profiler Sophie Anderson suspects that the killing spree has just begun. With her fellow agents she delves into the mind of the killer, trying to predict his next move.

Then another victim turns up. Sophie knows that she's 'seen' the girl before, raped and murdered - in her dreams. Struggling to separate fact from fiction, reality from nightmare, Sophie becomes more and more ensnared in the killer's mind as the body count rises.

Special Interests: 
FBI Profiler
ISBN: 
1405036567
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Sophie Anderson
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia

Dark Country

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

Blurb About the Book

Dark Country is the second book in the loosely-linked series set in Dungirri.

Most people in the small town of Dungirri have considered Morgan ‘Gil’ Gillespie a murderer for eighteen years, so he expects no welcome on his return. What he doesn’t expect is the discovery of a woman’s tortured body in the boot of his car, and new accusations of murder.

ISBN: 
9780733623233
Publisher: 
Hachette
Year of Publication: 
2009

As Darkness Falls

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

Blurb About the Book

Haunted by her failures, Detective Isabelle O’Connell is recalled to duty by DCI Alec Goddard to investigate the abduction of yet another child from her home town. They have only days to find the girl alive, with few clues, a town full of suspects, and a vast wilderness to search. It soon becomes a game of cat and mouse, with Bella firmly in the killer’s sights.

ISBN: 
9780733623226
Publisher: 
Hachette
Year of Publication: 
2008

Decision Time

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

This third instalment to feature Elizabeth Ludowski, now firmly established as a Police Commissioner's "Special", sees her cover another four cases following on from Rough Passage (Pb 23.50) and On Probation. (Australian)

ISBN: 
1876409509
Series: 
Detective Ludowski
Publisher: 
Preszoom
Year of Publication: 
2003

Rough Passage

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb About the Book

In this case book Elizabeth Ludowski follows an Irish tourist into the watery depths of an irrigation channel in the tropics, seeks the solution to a series of armed robberies in the minutia post office rosters, runs from an assassin's gun and goes shopping for a killer.

ISBN: 
1876498363
Series: 
Detective Ludowski
Publisher: 
Preszoom
Year of Publication: 
2002

The Suspect

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

Blurb About the Book

Joseph O'Loughlin appears to have the perfect life - a beautiful wife, a loving daughter and a successful career as a clinical psychologist. But nothing can be taken for granted. Even the most flawless existence is only a loose thread away from unravelling.

Special Interests: 
Clinical Psychologist
ISBN: 
075153479X
Location: 
United Kingdom
Series: 
Joe O'Loughlin
Publisher: 
Time Warner
Year of Publication: 
2005