Random House Australia

Den of Wolves

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical

Blurb from the Book

It is 44BC and the rival clans of Rome are driving the Republic towards a violent, blood-soaked end.  The jealous Claudians covet the power of the Julians, who are kings in all but name.

A tiny infant utters the prophecy of a goddess.  If the darkly beautiful thirteen year old Livia Drusilla marries her bastard cousin, eleven year old Tiberius Nero, four great kings of Rome will spring from her womb.  Four great Claudian kings…

ISBN: 
9781863256216
Location: 
Ancient Rome
Series: 
Empress of Rome
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2008

Nest of Vipers

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical

Blurb from the Book

Rome is bathed in blood as the Emperor Tiberius is tormented by drug-fuelled terrors of treason. The innocent are butchered while the guilty do evil in darkness. None are guiltier than the Emperor's devoted and deluded 'son', Sejanus.

In this city of poison three beautiful women are locked in a lethal rivalry…

Agrippina. Driven mad with grief, her obsession with revenge for her murdered husband imperils the lives of her children.

ISBN: 
9781863256230
Location: 
Ancient Rome
Series: 
Empress of Rome
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2010

Watch the World Burn

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Psychological Suspense

Blurb from the book

Miriam Caine is dining with her son in an up-market restaurant when she bursts into flames.

The restaurant's manager, ex-cop Troy Berrigan, is first to Miriam's aid, but she later dies of her injuries.  When police find accelerants on the victim, attention is turned to their whistleblowing former colleague, the only person close enough to have set her on fire.

Special Interests: 
Victim Impact
ISBN: 
9781741668148
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Jill Jackson
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2010

Out of Silence

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

I call his name - only quietly, but he hears me as I knew he would, and wants me as he always does. And we come together - right there in the darkness. And even though there is no way to be certain of any other thing in the world, I am certain that I would risk anything to keep what is between the two of us. For love, I would risk anything, lose everything.'

ISBN: 
1740513835
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2005

The Other Side of Sorrow

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

Corruption, murder and a missing girl: routine for Cliff Hardy - except this time it's personal. Cliff Hardy is stunned to get a phone call from his ex-wife Cynthia. It's been over 20 years since she last shouted she never wanted to see him again... and she was never a woman to change her mind.

Special Interests: 
Private Eye
ISBN: 
1863251855
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Cliff Hardy
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
1999

The Killing Hour

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Thriller

Blurb from the book

They come for me as I sleep.  Their pale faces stare at me.  Their soft voices tell me to wake, to wake.  They come to remind me of the night, to remind me of what I have done.

ISBN: 
9781741668537
Location: 
Christchurch
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2007

LAMBS TO THE SLAUGHTER - Debi Marshall

Author Information
Book Title: 
Lambs to the Slaughter
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781741666519
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2009

KILLING FOR PLEASURE - Debi Marshall

Author Information
Book Title: 
Killing for Pleasure
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Location: 
Adelaide
South Australia
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2006

CROOKED - Camilla Nelson

Author Information
Book Title: 
Crooked
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781863256056
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Special Interests: 
Gangster
Organised Crime
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2008

THE INTERROGATOR - J J Cooper

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Interrogator
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Sub Genre: 
Military
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2009