Crime Fiction

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To Make A Killing

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

Private eye Anna Southwood is hired by Hilda Trelawney to investigate her husband's apparantely accidental death. Hilda is convinced it was murder. The case takes Anna to a sleepy fishing village on the south coast. Anna uncovers corruption in the present and past; fanatiscm and greed; lies and more lies, as gradually she unpeels layers of concealment that have lain in place for more than 40 years.

ISBN: 
0207172390
Series: 
Anna Southwood
Publisher: 
Angus & Robertson
Year of Publication: 
1990

Signs of Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

They caught up with her before she reached her car. She didn't hear their footsteps coming up behind her in the dark tree-lined street, had no awareness of them until they grabbed her from behind and threw her to the pavement. Fiona Galloway, a young, deaf social worker, has been threatened: keep her mouth shut or else! Frightened, she seeks out private eye Anna Southwood.

ISBN: 
0207186340
Series: 
Anna Southwood
Publisher: 
Angus & Robertson
Year of Publication: 
1993

The Simple Death

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

A man falls off a ferry and dies and an elderly lady dies after a long painful illness - could the two deaths be linked? Are they mercy killings or is Detective Nicholas Troy on the trail of a serial killer? A smart, sophisticated, hugely entertaining mystery, with a plot ripped straight out of tomorrow's headlines.

ISBN: 
978-1-74237-552-6
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Nicholas Troy
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2011

A DECLINE IN PROPHETS - Sulari Gentill

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Decline in Prophets
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
978-0-9807418-9-6
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Sydney
New York
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2011

A Few Right Thinking Men

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

In Australia’s 1930s, the Sinclair name is respectable and influential, yet the youngest son Rowland - an artist - has a talent for scandal.

Even with the unemployed lining the streets, Rowland lives in a sheltered world... of wealth, culture & impeccable tailoring with the family fortune indulging his artistic passions & friends… a poet, a painter & a brazen sculptress.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Special Interests: 
Sydney
ISBN: 
978-0-9807418-1-0
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2010

The Pericles Commission

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

Athens, 461BC.  A dead man falls from the sky, landing at the feet of a surprised Nicolaos.

It doesn't normally rain corpses.  This one is the politician Ephialtes, who only days before had turned Athens into a democracy.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Special Interests: 
Ancient Greece
ISBN: 
9780143205913
Location: 
Ancient Greece
Athens
Series: 
Nicolaos
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2010

Blue Murder

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

Blurb from the book

A chilling sequel to the tight psychological thriller, TALKING TO BLUE - the truth is revealed at last - but whose truth is it?

Interspersed with police tapes, Michael tells what really happened, as opposed to what he told the police in TALKING TO BLUE, in a series of murders in which all the victims wore blue. And all the victims had something to do with Michael, who talks to 'Blue' on his mobile phone.

ISBN: 
0734403283
Publisher: 
Lothian
Year of Publication: 
2001

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