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Review - IN THE DYING DAYS, Ken Cameron

Author Information
Book Title: 
In The Dying Days
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781310146374
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Canberra
Publisher: 
Smashwords
Year of Publication: 
2015

Linger and Die

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

1839, Melbourne, Australia. A prison hulk appears in Port Phillip Bay leaving her captain and two escaped convicts in its wake. Meanwhile, a forger wanted by the law washes up on the beach with her dead son, a handful of counterfeit sovereigns, and a secret volatile enough to destabilize an entire continent

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
B00VGS24A4
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - THE PALLAMPUR PREDICAMENT - Brian Stoddart

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Pallampur Predicament
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9789881351043
Series: 
Le Fanu
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Historical
Location: 
India
Publisher: 
Crime Wave Press
Year of Publication: 
2014

A Compulsion to Kill

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

The latest work from acclaimed historical author Robert Cox, A Compulsion to Kill is a dramatic chronological account of 19th-century Tasmanian serial murderers. Never before revealed in such depth, the story is the culmination of extensive research and adept craftsmanship as it probes the essence of both the crimes and the killers themselves.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9781922120946
Publisher: 
Interactive Publications
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - PRESENT DARKNESS, Malla Nunn

Author Information
Book Title: 
Present Darkness
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781922057860
Series: 
Emmanuel Cooper
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
South Africa
Publisher: 
Atria / Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2014

A Time of Secrets

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

1943 is a dangerous time to fall in love...

In wartime Melbourne loose lips sink ships, so when Australian Women's Army sergeant Stella Aldridge overhears soldiers whispering about a revenge killing, she follows her instincts to investigate, despite finding herself drawn to one of the soldiers, the enigmatic Staff Sergeant Eric Lund.

But the world is at war and there is little time for romance. Someone in the Australian Intelligence Bureau is trading secrets and it's up to Stella and her uncompromising superior officer, Lieutenant Nick Ross, to find the traitor.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Romance
ISBN: 
9781743532997
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - THE PETTICOAT MEN, Barbara Ewing

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Petticoat Men
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9781781859827
Categorisation
Category: 
Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Legal
Historical
Location: 
London
Publisher: 
Head of Zeus
Year of Publication: 
2014

Blurline

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Australian journo Peter Clancy is in London this time, working for a notorious scandal sheet. While writing salacious stories on celebrities, Clancy poses as a biographer to dig the dirt on drug- and alcohol-raddled Olivia Michaels, once a star of the screen.

But the more he discovers about Olivia Michaels, the more deeply he becomes embroiled in ugly secrets stretching across the entertainment world to the highest echelons of society.

Can Clancy succeed in his mission to blow the lid off Britain’s darkest secrets?

Sub Genre: 
Historical
Accidental Detective
ISBN: 
9780994265104
Location: 
Melbourne
London
Series: 
Peter Clancy
Publisher: 
Campanile Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - THE PALLAMPUR PREDICAMENT - Brian Stoddart

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Pallampur Predicament
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9789881351043
Series: 
Le Fanu
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Historical
Location: 
India
Publisher: 
Crime Wave Press
Year of Publication: 
2014

Review - A HISTORY OF CRIME, Dinah Holman

Author Information
Book Title: 
A History of Crime
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9780473272791
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Ravensbourne Books
Year of Publication: 
2014

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