Historical

Review - Give the Devil His Due, Sulari Gentill

Author Information
Book Title: 
Give the Devil His Due
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781921997570
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
New South Wales
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2015

Give the Devil His Due

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

When Rowland Sinclair is invited to take his yellow Mercedes onto the Maroubra Speedway, renamed the Killer Track for the lives it has claimed, he agrees without caution or reserve.

But then people start to die.

The body of a journalist covering the race is found in a House of Horrors, an English blueblood with Blackshirt affiliations is killed on the race track. and it seems that someone has Rowland in their sights.

ISBN: 
9781921997570
Location: 
New South Wales
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - ON TRACK FOR MURDER, Stephen Childs

Author Information
Book Title: 
On Track for Murder
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Romance
Location: 
Western Australia
Publisher: 
Clink Street
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - THE INSANITY OF MURDER, Felicity Young

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Insanity of Murder
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781460704677
Series: 
Dody McCleland
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
2015

Field of Mars Episode 3

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

Even a soldier fears to march into a land his gods have never known.

Struggling to believe that the horizons stretch so far, Centurion Rufinius leads the remains of Crassus's Roman army ever eastward.

His passion for Lucia intensifying, and his conflict with his own men reaching breaking point, Rufinius must demonstrate to his men and to General Saikan that he can repair this broken army.

Kept imprisoned in a wagon, the Golden Whore Lucia presents Rufinius and the hag Mena with an opportunity, but with it comes a risk that could kill them both.

ISBN: 
9781760301095
Location: 
Ancient Rome
Series: 
Field of Mars
Publisher: 
Momentum
Year of Publication: 
2015

Field of Mars Episode 2

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

Defeat does not come easily to a soldier.

In the wake of an epic battle with the Parthian empire, Proconsul Crassus's Roman army faces a crisis the likes of which Rome has never known. Centurion Rufinius, one of the few surviving officers, must ensure safe passage for his army and himself.

ISBN: 
9781760301071
Location: 
Ancient Rome
Series: 
Field of Mars
Publisher: 
Momentum
Year of Publication: 
2015

Field of Mars Episode 1

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

Marcus Licinius Crassus's lust for gold and glory was legendary. What became of his army is myth. 

In Crassus the tyrant, Rufinius the soldier, Appius the historian, Mena the hag and Lucia the Golden Whore, David Rollins brings to life a mystery that has plagued historians for centuries. The only constant in this world is Mars, the god of war, and who he will favour is anyone's guess. 

ISBN: 
9781760300975
Location: 
Ancient Rome
Series: 
Field of Mars
Publisher: 
Momentum
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - THE BIG WHATEVER, Peter Doyle

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Big Whatever
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781891241444
Series: 
Billy Glasheen
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Social Commentary
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Dark Passage
Year of Publication: 
2015

The Insanity of Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The fourth engrossing mystery in the acclaimed Dr Dody McCleland series, featuring Britain's first female autopsy surgeon.

To Doctor Dody McCleland, the gruesome job of dealing with the results of an explosion at the Necropolis Railway Station is testing enough. But when her suffragette sister Florence is implicated in the crime, matters worsen and Dody finds her loyalty cruelly divided. Can she choose between love for her sister and her secret love for Chief Inspector Matthew Pike, the investigating officer on the case?

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781460704677
Series: 
Dody McCleland
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - BLACK WIDOW, Carol Baxter

Author Information
Book Title: 
Black Widow
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781743315019
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2015