Police Procedural

Cold Justice

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the Book

A teenage girl stumbles across the body of her classmate, Tim Pieters, hidden amongst the bushes. His family is devastated, the killer is never found.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Paramedics
ISBN: 
9781405039277
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Ella Marconi
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2010

Liar

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

Blurb from the book

Micah Wilkins is a liar.

But when Michah's boyfriend, Zach, dies under brutal circumstances, the shock might be enough to set her straight. Or maybe not. Especially when lying comes as naturally to her as breathing. Was Micah dating Zach? Did they kiss? Did she see him the night he died? And is she really hiding a family secret? Where does the actual truth lie?

ISBN: 
9781741758726
Location: 
New York
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2009

Chelsea Mansions

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

Blurb from the book

When Nancy Haynes, an elderly American tourist, is brutally murdered in a seemingly senseless attack after visiting the Chelsea Flower Show, DI Kathy Killa suspects there is more to the case than first appears.  When another occupant of the palatial Chelsea Mansions is murdered hot on the heels of the first - but this time a Russian oligarch - everybody wants to get involved.

ISBN: 
9781742376387
Location: 
London
Series: 
Brock & Kolla
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2011

Containment

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural

Blurb from the book

Detective Constable Sam Shephard knows first-hand the desperation of the scavengers - she's got the scars to prove it.

Plus a skull in the sand.

And a body pulled from the ocean.

The undercurrents from one morning's madness are far-reaching.  Who else will be caught in the backwahs?  Can Sam stem the tide?

ISBN: 
9780143202295
Location: 
New Zealand
Series: 
Sam Shephard
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
2009

Watch the World Burn

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Blurb from the book

Miriam Caine is dining with her son in an up-market restaurant when she bursts into flames.

The restaurant's manager, ex-cop Troy Berrigan, is first to Miriam's aid, but she later dies of her injuries.  When police find accelerants on the victim, attention is turned to their whistleblowing former colleague, the only person close enough to have set her on fire.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Psychological Suspense
Special Interests: 
Victim Impact
ISBN: 
9781741668148
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Jill Jackson
Publisher: 
Random House Australia
Year of Publication: 
2010

Rip Off

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

Blurb from the Book

From the winner of the 2009 Ned Kelly Award comes a sensational new novel

It's November 2007. There's sewage in the big lake at the heart of the soulless city, Canberra, the TABs have been emptied by a deadly horse virus and the longest Federal election campaign of all time still has a fortnight to run.

ISBN: 
9781742610054
Location: 
ACT
Series: 
Brad Chen
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2011

THE SIMPLE DEATH - Michael Duffy

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Simple Death
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
978-1-74237-552-6
Series: 
Nicholas Troy
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Thriller
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2011

Prime Cut

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

Blurb from the book

The world is in economic meltdown but the mining town of Hopetoun, Western Australia is booming.

With the town's population exploding, it's easy enough to hide a crime - and a dirty past.

ISBN: 
978-1-921-696503
Location: 
Outback Western Australia
Series: 
Cato Kwong
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2011

Wyatt Butterfly

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

COMING IN MAY:  THE WYATT BUTTERFLY

To keep his avid readers satisfied, Text is following up the release of the long-awaited new novel with a new omnibus edition of two iconic and interlinked Wyatt novels: The Wyatt Butterfly

Series: 
Wyatt
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2010