Watch the World Burn

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

Top Ten(s) of 2010

Having just posted my top 10 (with wiggle room) on 4MA - I thought I'd repeat it here.  Mind you, it's a thankless task having to pick an arbitrary number out of all the great books I've been lucky enough to read this year....

WATCH THE WORLD BURN - Leah Giarratano

Author Information
Book Title: 
Watch the World Burn
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781741668148
Series: 
Jill Jackson
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Special Interests: 
Victim Impact
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Bantam
Year of Publication: 
2009

Currently Reading - Watch the World Burn, Leah Giarratano

Author Name: 

The fourth book in the Jill Jackson series, Watch the World Burn covers the subject matter that I've been hoping Leah would get to - psychopathic behaviour.  (Each of the books has a particular subject matter).

From the Blurb:

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

Opening Lines:

Thursday, 25 November 8pm   At eight pm, Troy Berrigan knew everything was going perfectly. 

And then the screaming began.