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No Fixed Address: The Hunt for Brenden James Abbott

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

′91There is no single criminal that concerns police , and should concern the community , as much as Brenden Abbott.′ Detective Sergeant Trevor Jenkins, SA Police.

It began as a single file at the Perth Armed Robbery Squad and grew to involve every operational police officer in Australia. For five-and-a-half years, Brenden James Abbott was a grinning shadow in an Akubra who couldn′t be caught.

ISBN: 
9780732266646
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
1999

MADAME MIDAS - Fergus Hume

Author Information
Book Title: 
Madame Midas
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781876485139
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Historical
Location: 
Ballarat
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
1888
1999

Freedom Highway

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Thailand in the late 1950s,and Southeast Asia moves inexorably towards the Vietnam War. In preparation for the war, American, British and Australian agents are moving in. Businessmen, diplomats, aid personnel - entrepreneurs of all kinds - have come to the seedy streets of Bangkok to ply their trades. The newspapers are closed down, the military runs the drug-smuggling and the brothels, and the government rules via the televised firing squad.

ISBN: 
9781865083049
Location: 
Thailand
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
1999

Angels in the Architecture

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In a secret chamber uncovered by a fire which nearly destroys the 19th-century chapel at Archangels University, architect Harriet Darling finds a skull. The police have a murderer in mind and rumours on campus are rife, but Harriet wants to save the chapel from further harm and has her own ideas.

ISBN: 
9781865080611
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
1999

Poison Tree

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Sacked from ASIO for his involvement in the Peace Crimes Affair, Ramdas Nair is now a private detective facing bankruptcy. He can sink no lower. Or so he thinks.

Ramdas Nair should know by now that asking questions can get you into trouble, and that's just what he finds when he teams up with Persephone Tsakas, a renegade journalist. Together they sniff out a trail of dirty deals, infidelity and blackmail which leads to the prime minister's right-hand man.

Special Interests: 
Politics
ISBN: 
0732267099
Location: 
Canberra
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
1999

Murder Undercover

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

An ambitious agent with the Australian Security Intelligence Organization, Denise Cleever welcomes an assignment on an island paradise. But, undercover at a resort off the Great Barrier Reef she finds nothing out of the ordinary, until the killings begin.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ASIO Officer
ISBN: 
1562802593
Location: 
Great Barrier Reef
Series: 
Denise Cleever
Publisher: 
Naiad Press
Year of Publication: 
1999

Set Up

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

While tracking down a ruthless killer, Carol is tempted by the seductive charms of a stranger, a woman whose secrets could be leading her to the dark side of desire.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Gay & Lesbian Fiction
ISBN: 
1562802550
Location: 
Sydney
Series: 
Carol Ashton
Publisher: 
Naiad Press
Year of Publication: 
1999

The Letter Girl

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Jet Black has left her barmaid duties behind to run some valuable merchandise to the next city.

The merchandise? Drugs? Stolen Goods? Nope, something much much better. She's managed to get hold of the world's only copy of Julius Caesar's long-lost masterpiece, Dr Analogia. All she has to do is deliver it to a black market dealer known as the Polymath and she'll finally have made herself a fortune.

But there's a catch or two along the way.

Sub Genre: 
Hard Boiled
Pulp
ISBN: 
0330361325
Publisher: 
Picador
Year of Publication: 
1999

An Uncertain Death

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Caught in a web of complex family ties, Marlo, Melbourne-based professional woman cricketer, is determined to find out if her aunt's death was suicide, or murder. A new crime thriller from the author of "The Blessing File".

Special Interests: 
Cricket
ISBN: 
0704346311
Location: 
Melbourne
Series: 
Marlo Shaw
Publisher: 
The Womens Press
Year of Publication: 
1999

Fabulous Nobodies

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Fiction

'I'm standing on the door of the Less Is More club, thinking about my fingernails. I'm up here, above the throng, a fashion leader, with the crowd below almost swooning at my feet, and I'm dressed impeccably from head to toe except for three chipped nails on my right hand. Three chipped nails! ...

'My name is Reality Nirvana Tuttle, and I was born in 1968. Nineteen sixty-eight was one of the great years in modern history. It was the year Yves Saint Laurent shocked the fashion world with his first see-through blouse ...

Special Interests: 
Fashion
ISBN: 
1876485051
Location: 
New York
Publisher: 
Text Publishing
Year of Publication: 
1999

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