True Crime

Justice Denied

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

In this tell-all book, discover how the justice system works and why, at times, the innocent are convicted and the guilty set free.

Bill Hosking looks back at his career as a criminal barrister in a candid account of his time at the bar. He tells the true story behind some of his most famous cases, including the Hilton bombings, ‘Toecutter’ Jimmy Driscoll’s attempt to avoid prison time, and the Anita Cobby trial.

Publisher: 
Harlequin
Year of Publication: 
2017

Getting Away With Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

From 1977 to the end of 1986, Duncan McNab was a member of the NSW Police Force. Most of his service was in criminal investigation. The many unsolved deaths and disappearances of young gay men are the crimes that continue to haunt him.



ISBN: 
9780143780786
Publisher: 
Random House
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - Roger Rogerson, Duncan McNab

Author Information
Book Title: 
Roger Rogerson
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780733634505
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Killing Love, Rebecca Poulson

Author Information
Book Title: 
Killing Love
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925310153
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls, Don Osborne

Author Information
Book Title: 
Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760068547
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - Australia's Toughest Prisons: Inmates, James Phelps

Author Information
Book Title: 
Australia's Toughest Prisons: Inmates
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780143780533
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Penguin Australia
Year of Publication: 
2016

Pentridge: Behind the Bluestone Walls

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

When Don Osborne went to Pentridge in 1970, he found a nineteenth-century penal establishment in full working order. It held about 1200 inmates, most of them cooped up in tiny stone cells that sweltered in summer and froze in winter. Some had no sewerage or electric light.

ISBN: 
9781760068547
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - The Love of a Bad Man, Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Love of a Bad Man
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925321555
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Sub Genre: 
Short Stories
Publisher: 
Scribe Publications
Year of Publication: 
2016

Killing Love

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

This powerful, unforgettable and uplifting story is one part wrenching family memoir, and one part inspirational journey towards healing and forgiveness – but most of all, it’s an unputdownable journey through one family’s tragedy and how they refused to let it define them.

ISBN: 
9781925310153
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2015