Historical

All The Tears in China

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Shanghai in 1935 is a 20th century Babylon, an expatriate playground where fortunes are made and lost, where East and West collide, and the stakes include life itself.

Into this cultural melting pot, Rowland Sinclair arrives from Sydney to represent his brother at international wool negotiations. The black sheep of the family, Rowland is under strict instructions to commit to nothing - but a brutal murder makes that impossible.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781925700053
Series: 
Rowland Sinclair
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2019

Murder at Myall Creek, Mark Tedeschi

Author Information
Book Title: 
Murder at Myall Creek
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925456264
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2016

Man at the Window, Robert Jeffreys

Author Information
Book Title: 
Man at the Window
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760683306
Series: 
Detective Cardilini
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Police Procedural
Location: 
Western Australia
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2018

Preservation

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

On a beach not far from the isolated settlement of Sydney in 1797, a fishing boat picks up three shipwreck survivors, distressed and terribly injured. They have walked hundreds of miles across a landscape whose features—and inhabitants—they have no way of comprehending. They have lost fourteen companions along the way. Their accounts of the ordeal are evasive.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781925773125
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2018

Man at the Window

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

An atmospheric crime novel with a burning moral dilemma at its heart.

When a boarding master at an exclusive boys’ school is shot dead, it is deemed accidental. A lazy and usually drunk detective is sent to write up the report. Cardilini unexpectedly does not cooperate, as he becomes riled by the privileged arrogance of those at the school. He used to have instincts. Perhaps he should follow them now…

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Police Procedural
ISBN: 
9781760683306
Location: 
Western Australia
Series: 
Detective Cardilini
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Unmourned, Meg and Tom Keneally

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Unmourned
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780857989390
Series: 
Monsarrat Series
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Publisher: 
Vintage Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Way of All Flesh by Ambrose Parry

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Way of All Flesh
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
United Kingdom
ISBN: 
9781786893789
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Edinburgh
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Murder on Broadway, John Rosanowski

Author Information
Book Title: 
Murder on Broadway
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9780473415952
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Publisher: 
Cornwall Publications
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Coves

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

San Francisco, 1849: a place gripped by gold fever, swarming with desperate men come to seek their fortune. Among them are former convicts, Australians quick to seize control in a town without masters, a town for the taking. Into this world steps an Australian boy in search of his mother. Just twelve years old, and all alone in a time of opportunism, loyalty and violent betrayal, Samuel Bellamy must learn to become one of the Sydney Coves if he is to survive. 

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781925591279
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Portrait of Molly Dean, Katherine Kovacic

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Portrait of Molly Dean
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760409784
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Art
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Bonnier Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2018