Bella Books

Recognition Factor

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Australian undercover agent Denise Cleever is the only member of the worldwide intelligence community who has seen the never-photographed international terrorist Ted Wolf face-to-face and lived. Now the fear is that Red Wolf is in the US and only Denise can stop him.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ASIO Officer
ISBN: 
1931513244
Location: 
USA
Series: 
Denise Cleever
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2003

Murder at Random

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Undercover agent Denise Cleever faces a daunting assignment - infiltrate the shadowy terrorist group who has found a unique method to produce widespread panic. How? By paying amateur contract killers a considerable bounty for every successful murder at random.

The method of murder is up to the contract killer - but it's mandatory that each death be brutally violent and attract the maximum publicity. National exposure gets a substantial bonus; making the international media network doubles the original fee.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ASIO Officer
ISBN: 
1931513341
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Denise Cleever
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2005

Fall Guy

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

To know Milton Royce is to loathe him. Now in his mid-forties, the practical joker enjoys embarrassing others, and he delights in coming up with elaborate schemes for setting up his "friends" as fall guys. When he plunges to his death while sky diving, no one seems particularly surprised to find he was murdered.

When an elaborate practical joke is played out at Milton's funeral by his son, Ted, Detective Inspector Carol Ashton must act quickly to find out if Ted is indeed his father's killer-- or if he is simply being set up as yet another "fall guy".

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ISBN: 
1594930007
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Carol Ashton
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2004

Death by Death

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Suicide bombers have been dispatched to Australia and they are killing high-profile Aussie politicians and other public figures. For Intelligence Agent Denise Cleever the case has become personal as her name is on the terrorist hit list.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ASIO Officer
ISBN: 
1931513341
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Denise Cleever
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2003

Blood Link

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Is Carol playing into a killer's plan?

A series of random deaths suddenly fall into a pattern when reclusive, eccentric billionaire Thurmond Rule dies, leaving an immense estate, but no valid will. With no close relatives -- Rule's son and only heir vanished mysteriously years before -- the search begins to find more distant kin who may have a claim to the Rule billions. And there would be several more applicants vying for the money, except for the disturbing fact that many of them have recently died or been killed.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ISBN: 
1931513279
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Carol Ashton
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2003

Accidental Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In this novel, top Australian cop Carol Ashton tracks the most elusive killer of her career. When people with no obvious connection to each other are dying in what appear to be legitimate accidents, nothing seems amiss, until Carol Ashton receives a call from a private investigator.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ISBN: 
1931513163
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Carol Ashton
Publisher: 
Bella Books
Year of Publication: 
2002