Paul Anderson

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THE ROBBERS - Paul Anderson

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Robbers
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781742704654
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Hardie Grant
Year of Publication: 
2012

AustCrime - March Wrap Up

This March wrap up is, of course, late. But then, I'm the reader and a lousy blog writer. The books that are keeping me distracted are written by those writer type people. This month has been an interesting bag of ups and downs, highlights and potential. Apologies to those for whom I'm very late with reviews. It's been ridiculously hectic in these parts - what with himself overseas, and the ongoing "dry spell". (Lovely bit of spin that, nicely pitched as a tad of an inconvenience rather than the actuality of bugger all rain for 10 months and counting).

CR - The Robbers, Paul Anderson

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Paul Anderson is a long-term police reporter and the author of five previous true crime books. This is his first novel.

From the Blurb:

The Victoria Police Armed Robbery Squad has long been considered the hardest and most feared group of Victorian detectives. They operate without fear or favour.

Dirty Dozen Reloaded

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

This fascinating volume presents twelve of the most chilling and intriguing criminal cases from across Australia in all their grisly detail."Dirty Dozen Reloaded" includes the amazing true story of how notorious underworld figure 'Fat' Tony Mokbel orchestrated a long and bloody gangland war; the mysterious circumstances behind the death of school teacher and dominatrix Anita Lesser; and the incredible story of a wheelchair-bound, drug lord who used his genius for evil instead of good.Providing a unique insight into the psyche of criminals, and the minds of those who have dedicated their liv

ISBN: 
9781740665568
Publisher: 
Hardie Grant
Year of Publication: 
2007

Dirty Dozen

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

Dirty Dozen is a collection of true-crime stories that takes you inside some of the most intriguing and violent cases that have crossed the country.

Paul Anderson's position over the last 9 years as a Herald Sun crime reporter gives him the sources and the information on both sides to make this a truly insider's account. There are stories about armed robbers, crimes of obsession, vendettas, unsolved cases, psychopaths and cop killers. Dirty Dozen is for all of us who are fascinated by true crime.

ISBN: 
1740663462
Publisher: 
Hardie Grant
Year of Publication: 
2005

Shotgun City

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

Award-winning crime journalist Paul Anderson, author of the bestselling 'Dirty Dozen', takes you through the chilling criminal slayings that have shocked, and continue to shock Melbourne, linking the players and events that make up Melbourne's underworld crime scene.

ISBN: 
1740662105
Publisher: 
Hardie Grant
Year of Publication: 
2004

Another Dirty Dozen

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
True Crime

Another Dirty Dozen' is a collection of true-crime stories that takes you inside some of the most intriguing and violent cases from across the country. Paul Anderson's position over the last 11 years as a Herald Sun crime reporter gives him the sources and the information on both sides to make this a truly insider's account.

ISBN: 
1740663462
Publisher: 
Hardie Grant
Year of Publication: 
2005