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St Kilda Blues

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A serial killer's work goes unnoticed until Detective Berlin is on the case in this third spine-tingling Charlie Berlin novel.

It's 1967, the summer of love, and in swinging Melbourne Detective Sergeant Charlie Berlin has been hauled out of exile in the Fraud Squad to investigate the disappearance of a teenage girl, the daughter of a powerful and politically connected property developer. As Berlin's inquiries uncover more missing girls he gets an uneasy feeling he may be dealing with the city's first serial killer.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9780670075898
Location: 
Melbourne
Series: 
Charlie Berlin
Publisher: 
Penguin Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - THE SCENT OF MURDER, Felicity Young

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Scent of Murder
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780732298029
Series: 
Dody McCleland
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Special Interests: 
Medical
Location: 
England
Publisher: 
Harper Collins Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - IN THE MORNING I'LL BE GONE, Adrian McKinty

Author Information
Book Title: 
In The Morning I'll Be Gone
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Ireland
ISBN: 
9781846688201
Series: 
Sean Duffy
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Ireland
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2014

The Scent of Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

'If a black dog appears along the old corpse way, the route a funeral procession takes to the churchyard, it is thought to be escorting the dead soul to the afterlife. A black dog sighting without a funeral procession, however, is supposed to foreshadow death.'

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Special Interests: 
Medical
ISBN: 
9780732298029
Location: 
England
Series: 
Dody McCleland
Publisher: 
Harper Collins Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

MURDER AND MENDELSSOHN, Kerry Greenwood

Author Information
Book Title: 
Murder and Mendelssohn
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
978-1-74237-956-2
Series: 
Phryne Fisher
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2013

GENTLEMEN FORMERLY DRESSED - Sulari Gentill

Author Information
Book Title: 
Gentlemen Formerly Dressed
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
978-1-921997-30-3
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
London
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2013

Gentlemen Formerly Dressed

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

After narrowly escaping Nazi terror, Rowland Sinclair and his companions land in London, believing they are safe.

But they are wrong.

A bizzare murder plunges the hapless Australians into a queer world of British aristocracy, Fascist Blackshirts, illicit love, scandal and spies.

A world where gentlemen are not always what they are dressed up to be.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
978-1-921997-30-3
Location: 
United Kingdom
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2013

Murder and Mendelssohn

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

To the accompaniment of heavenly choirs singing, the fearless Miss Phryne Fisher returns in her 20th adventure with musical score in hand.

An orchestral conductor has been found dead and Detective Inspector Jack Robinson needs the delightfully incisive and sophisticated Miss Fisher's assistance to enter a world in which he is at sea. Hugh Tregennis, not much liked by anyone, has been murdered in a most flamboyant mode by a killer with a point to prove. But how many killers is Phryne really stalking?

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781742379562
Location: 
Melbourne
Series: 
Phryne Fisher
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2013

THE RICHMOND CONSPIRACY - Andrew Grimes

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Richmond Conspiracy
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781921922664
Series: 
James Maclaine
Categorisation
Category: 
The Richmond Conspiracy
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Historical
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2012

OUT OF THE SILENCE - Wendy James

Author Information
Book Title: 
Out of the Silence
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
B00BMFEUPS
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Special Interests: 
Suffragettes
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Momentum Books
Year of Publication: 
2013

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