Pan MacMillan Australia

Mallawindy

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Ann Burton was born on a river bank the night her father tried to burn their house down. Six years later her sister Liza disappears while they are staying at their uncle's property. What Ann sees that day robs her of her memory and her speech. Ann escapes her anguished childhood, finding love and a new life away from Mallawindy. But there is no escape from the Burton family and its dark secrets. Ann must return to Mallawindy and confront the past if she is ever to be free.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
0330361465
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
1999

Henry's Daughter

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

'She had felt a sad pulling feeling in her stomach that day as the car had driven off, like there was a bit of elastic tied around her insides, sort of joining her to those brothers like it went right through that door, and as the car had driven further up the road, that elastic got pulled so tight, it hurt.'

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
033036457X
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2004

The Hourglass

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

Beyond high iron gates fastened shut with a length of chain, lies the stark, beautiful Trawbawn. Here, haunted by a dark, mysterious past and largely ignored by the villagers of nearby Skibbereen, lives the frail Lydia Beauchamp. But old Ma Beauchamp's private existence is interrupted when a stranger arrives - a young man called Adam who wanders into the vast grounds of Trawbawn and becomes one of Lydia's most welcome contacts with the outside world. When Lydia sets her new confidante a challenge, he eagerly accepts.

ISBN: 
0333906969
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2006

The Guilty Heart

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

Whilst Nick spent an afternoon in bed with his neighbour, his son Owen went missing and was never found. Now, ten years later, he has returned from the USA with a desire to assuage his guilt and face up to his past. Little does he realize that his investigations will unleash further violence.

ISBN: 
0333907043
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2003

Eager to Please

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

Explores one woman's journey into seduction and revenge as she attempts to adjust to life after spending twelve years in prison for the murder of her husband, but her determination to seek revenge on her husband's true killer could destroy everything around her.

ISBN: 
0330368818
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2001

The Courtship Gift

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

He had watched them both for weeks. Prosperous, self-satisfied David Neale and his wife, Anna, so sweet, so gentle. He had tracked them through the suburbs of Dublin. And thought of the times that had been and the times to come... Now David is dead and Anna is discovering that nothing about her life with him is the way it seemed. There are debts to be paid, infidelities to be faced, and she is alone, defenceless and vulnerable. Which is, after all, exactly what the man who calls himself Matthew has always wanted. He will watch and wait.

ISBN: 
0330374869
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2000

Rogue Element

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Tensions between elements of the Indonesian military spill over into a hair-raising plot against Australia. Lots of the action takes place after an Australian passenger plane is shot down in the Indonesian jungle.

Sub Genre: 
Thriller
ISBN: 
0330364642
Location: 
Indonesia
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2003

The Death Trust

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

When the commander of the vast NATO Ramstein Air Base in Germany, United States General Abraham Scott, is killed in what appears to be a glider accident, Washington reluctantly assigns its only available investigator, washed-up Special Agent Vincent Cooper, to the case.

Sub Genre: 
Thriller
Special Interests: 
Terrorism
NATO
ISBN: 
1405036141
Location: 
Germany
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2005

Sword of Allah

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In Papua New Guinea, primitive highlanders are armed with AK-47's. In the Persian Gulf, a fishing boat has a sinister cargo. At a luxury hotel in Manila, a financial planner' has a rendezvous with men on the world's Most Wanted list. In Israel's West Bank, the unwinnable war continues to rage. And in Canberra, top intelligence and police specialists assemble to find out why terrorists from either side of the world are joining forces in Australia's back yard. Present is Sergeant Tom Wilkes of the Australian Special Air Service Regiment.

Sub Genre: 
Thriller
ISBN: 
0330421492
Location: 
Canberra
Israel
Papua New Guinea
Persian Gulf
Phillipines
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2005