Crime Fiction

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Review - ON CRINGILA HILL, Noel Beddoe

Author Information
Book Title: 
On Cringila Hill
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780702249976
Series: 
Gordon Winter
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
New South Wales
NSW
Publisher: 
University of Queensland Press
Year of Publication: 
2014

The Train Rider

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller
Crime Fiction

One man pushed Darian Richards to the edge. The man he couldn't catch. The Train Rider.

As Victoria's top homicide investigator, Darian Richards spent years catching killers. The crimes of passion, of anger, of revenge ... they were easy. It was the monsters who were hard.

Someone was taking girls. At first he'd keep them a week then give them back. Darian warned that wouldn’t last. It didn’t. From then on, their bodies were never found. Girls kept disappearing. All they had in common was the fact they’d last been seen on a train.

ISBN: 
9780733630675
Series: 
Darian Richards
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

Beams Falling

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

On the inside, Detective Nhu 'Ned' Kelly is a mess. Stitched up after being shot, her brain's taking even longer to heal than her body. On the outside, though, she's perfect, at least as far as the top brass are concerned. Cabramatta is riding high on the new 'Asian crime wave', a nightmare of heroin, home invasions, and hits of all kinds, and the cops need a way into the world of teenaged dealers and assassins.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
ISBN: 
9780670074525
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Nhu 'Ned' Kelly
Publisher: 
Penguin Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

Through the Cracks

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller
Crime Fiction

Four-year-old Nathan Fisher disappears from the bank of a rocky creek. Did he drown or was he taken? The search for the missing boy grips the nation.

A decade later, young teen Adam Vander has grown tall enough, strong enough, to escape his abusive father. Emerging from behind the locked door of their rambling suburban home, Adam steps into a world he knows little of. 

ISBN: 
9781921901546
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - ORIGIN, Greg McLean and Aaron Sterns

Author Information
Book Title: 
Origin
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780143566717
Series: 
Mick Taylor
Categorisation
Category: 
Horror
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Serial Killer
Psychotic
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - NOAH'S RAINY DAY - Sandra Brannan

Author Information
Book Title: 
Noah's Rainy Day
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
United States
ISBN: 
9781626340176
Series: 
Liv Bergen
Noah Hogarty
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Greenleaf Book Group
Year of Publication: 
2013

Review - THIRTEEN - MESDAMES OF MAYHEM

Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Short Stories
Publisher: 
Carrick Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2013

Review - A SONG FOR THE DYING - Stuart MacBride

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Song for the Dying
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
United Kingdom
ISBN: 
B005OECQ68
Series: 
Ash Henderson
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
Scotland
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
2012

Monkey Business

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Erica Jewell thinks being a part-time vigilante is stressful enough without the added pressures of a demanding day job, annoying family and bossy cat. Now her mysterious lover has vanished on some clandestine mission, without leaving a forwarding address. Erica reckons that’s pretty typical of hired gun Jack Jones – he’d rather risk his life than his heart.

Sub Genre: 
Accidental Detective
ISBN: 
9781742537702
Series: 
Erica Jewell
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2014

No Witness, No Case

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A story of dirty business and dirty politics, of greed, corruption and callous disregard for the environment, the law and the community.  A black waste scam is concealed inside a legitimate waste business;  the business owner is in league with the Mafia;  his son is a dishonest and ruthless politician and the Russians are taking on the Mafia to wrest control of their waste and other scams.  Within this toxic milieu a dangerous yet powerful love story triggers witness protection and a major police investigation with national and international implications.

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