In the Supreme Court of NSW, Spencer Barrett - a journalist with a Sydney daily newspaper - watches Bridget Conrad chillingly confess to the murder of her own father.
Set between 1965 and the 1980s, first in the heart of workaday Brisbane and later in the subtropical surroundings of the Gold Coast hinterland, "The Groundsman" is a story of family violence, suppressed sexual tension, rage and greed.
Chief Inspector Ryan Gregorian's psychic friend,Cassandra, warns him that his vacation is about to be cut short.
Still looking for the perfect murder/mystery recipe????
Try this …..
Take 1 Chief Inspector... Ryan Gregorian (if in season)
Add 1 psychic... of the Cassandra variety
Throw in a vision of three coffins.........
Add 1 dead politician shot outside a brothel
Mix well and you have the ingredients for The Indignity of Death
According to Cassandra’s vision, three people will die.
The politician is the first victim and Ryan is desperate to find the killer before two more deaths occur.
A brewery executive has gone missing … or has he? Joseph Lucien Abbott – Joe to his mates – is paid by the man’s wife with a beer-sodden cheque to find out the truth.
In doing so he locks horns with dodgy nightclub owners, a toupeed beer baron, and endless assorted ratbags – and, of course, a wild pig – all in the twisted pursuit of a stash of missing money.
Plus he has time for a beer or ten along the way.
When Jenny McCarthy, a research assistant for a FederalCabinet Minister is murdered, her husband, Terry, is wrongly imprisoned for the crime. Destiny intervenes and Terry escapes. Whilst on the run he tracks down the leader of the prosecution team, Nicole Evans. He desperately needs to find a crucial witness who lied at his trial. Unbeknown to Terry, there are powerful forces at work behind the scenes … he is a threat that must be eliminated.
Journalist Annie Bryce just can’t help herself. On the run from a killer who wants her dead before she can testify in a murder trial, she and photographer Steve are hustled out of town for their own protection. But even on the arid gemfields of central Queensland Annie’s nose for mystery finds fertile ground.
Probing the secrets of a long-dead wheeler and dealer in sapphires, she once again discovers that there’s no escaping the dark shadows of the past …
Mists swirling through the rainforest at O’Reilly’s ... stinging spray as catamarans race across Moreton Bay ... they’re all in a day’s work for journalist Annie Bryce.
It’s the whale research on the Sunshine Coast that triggers a mystery: the tight-lipped young English scientist ... the digger, dead in World War Two ... can they be connected?
Annie’s investigations plunge her into a world of secrets and vengeance - and more strife than she can handle ...
Set around the Central Coast of NSW, Diana, an estate agent, finds a body in a four-poster bed in a house she is listing for auction. She thinks it is a body, until it moves.
The plot accelerates as this intriguing story progresses through to unexpected revelations. The combination of kidnapping, clairvoyance, drug sales, illicit sex, amnesia, a family split and ransom demands.
A bizarre case. Five brutal murders. Corpses covered in an intricate pattern of dozens and dozens of bites. Like those a vampire would make.
It starts out like just another case to bounty hunter Jacqui West. All too soon it becomes a tangled web where the present is connected to the past and the future is a nightmare in the making. Jacqui seeks assistance from fellow hunter Alex Konstantinidis, a white witch and a psychic.