Crime Fiction

Murder in the Family

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

Audrey is a psychopath and a serial killer residing in a small town in rural New Zealand. Audrey's three estranged sisters arrive at Tiromoana for their brother's funeral stirring up a dark family history of murder and deceit. Murder in the Family is the fourth book in the series: The Audrey Murders

ISBN: 
9780997657425
Series: 
The Audrey Murders
Year of Publication: 
2016

My Name is Milena Rokva

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

After seven years living as Alexandra Gastone, Milena Rokva is now free to be her true self, if only she knew who that was or had time to find out. Milena is in a race against time to bring down Perun, the very organization that trained her as a spy. Perun is no longer content to use their network of sleeper agents to protect her homeland and is maneuvered to take control of the world’s energy markets, sending the globe into chaos.

ISBN: 
9780473362218
Series: 
Alexandra Gastone
Year of Publication: 
2016

Ripple of Danger

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

It seemed like such a good idea. Lockie, a retired New Zealand schoolteacher, moves to Macleay Island, in Australia's Moreton Bay after the death of his beloved wife. He settles to the subtropical island's lifestyle and makes friends with the local characters, but his peace is disrupted when he rents the other half of his duplex to an ex-model, Renata, and her seven-year-old son, JJ.

ISBN: 
9780994389848
Year of Publication: 
2016

Please Do Not Disturb

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

A funny, disturbing, and deeply affecting novel of power, corruption, and innocence in colonial Africa, by the author of Terms & Conditions.

As the African nation of Bwalo prepares for The Big Day—the only day in the year the ailing King talks to his subjects—we meet five very different people:

Charlie, a curious boy with a dangerous dictaphone habit, eavesdrops on the eccentric guests of the Mirage Hotel.

ISBN: 
9781632864307
Year of Publication: 
2016

Psychobyte

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

Another day, another death, might not be unusual in FBI Agent Ellie Conway’s world but a baffling series of naked, bloodless, blondes in pristine showers makes her wonder if she is dealing with a genuine vampire. 

ISBN: 
B01FB9KPIG
Series: 
Ellie Conway
Year of Publication: 
2016

Talk to Me

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

Garry is the enigmatic and popular host of a talkback radio show who is continually battling with his boss over his style. Outside of work, he loves to take his crazy Jack Russell Terrier, Spot, to the park where they regularly meet up with a group of friends, both canine and human.

But for two of those friends, what starts as a walk in the park turns sinister with the gruesome discovery of a body. Soon, talkback radio gets involved and things get totally out of hand.

ISBN: 
9780473355340
Year of Publication: 
2016

Schrödinger’s Cabinet

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

It's November 29, 2016 and the Republicans have won the US election. Some people are unhappy.

An owl flies at the President-Elect's head and explodes. It's a singularly unique assassination method designed to shock as much as kill. 

New York detectives Kasia Pasternak and Martin King work with - and sometimes against - their FBI, CIA and US Secret Service colleagues to solve the case.

ISBN: 
B01JG41U72
Series: 
Detective King
Publisher: 
tCeti Limited
Year of Publication: 
2016

Unfaithful unto Death

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

This black comedy with serious undertones is set in an English rural general practice during the 1980s. Dr Cyril Peabody, whose application for promotion in hospital medicine has been rejected on the grounds of "personality problems", takes a post as a country doctor. Too arrogant to admit that he is out of his depth with the job, he develops a cynical attitude towards his patients, and finds himself in continual conflict with the senior partner and with his new wife Rosamund.

ISBN: 
9781311421920
Year of Publication: 
2016

The Agency

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

Dan Calder is an ex Brit and ex policeman looking for a fresh start in a new country but still carrying the baggage of failed relationships and a depressed, repressed past. He chose New Zealand because it was as far as he could get from his old life but did not take into account the universal six degrees of separation is no more than two or three in the land of the long white cloud. 

ISBN: 
B011YZH0YI
Publisher: 
Sarah Book Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

A Moments Silence

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

Set against a backdrop of actual events in 1995, Martyn Percival, a middle-aged New Zealander, seeks adventure on his first OE to the United Kingdom. A chance sighting, providing a possible link between an explosion that has rocked the nation and the whereabouts of a renegade IRA operative, has Martyn reporting his suspicions to an attractive police sergeant in the Cotswolds. 

ISBN: 
978-0-473-36189-1
Publisher: 
Mary Egan Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2016