Crime Fiction

Scrublands

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In an isolated country town brought to its knees by endless drought, a charismatic and dedicated young priest calmly opens fire on his congregation, killing five parishioners before being shot dead himself. 

ISBN: 
9781760632984
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Into the Night by Sarah Bailey

Author Information
Book Title: 
Into the Night
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760297480
Series: 
Gemma Woodstock
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Into the Fog

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

How could police lose three children?

Three missing children.

A wild storm.

A long way from home.

Melbourne journalist Georgie Harvey is on hand when three children disappear from a police-run camp in the Dandenong Ranges.

When Daylesford cop John Franklin hears the news, he is on secondment 200 kilometres away. Feeling responsible for the local kids, he abandons his post to join the search.

Somebody saw the children.

Somebody knows something.

Every minute is vital.

ISBN: 
9780648141235
Location: 
Daylesford
Melbourne
Series: 
Georgie Harvey
John Franklin
Publisher: 
Taut Press
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Escape Room by Megan Goldin

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Escape Room
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780143785477
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Michael Joseph
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Nowhere Child by Christian White

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Nowhere Child
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925584523
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Australia
USA
Publisher: 
Affirm Press
Year of Publication: 
2018

A Necessary Murder

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Stoke Newington, 1863: Little Margaret Lovejoy is found brutally murdered in the outhouse at her family's estate. 

A few days later, a man is cut down in a similar manner on the doorstep of courtesan and professional detective Heloise Chancey's prestigious address. At the same time, Heloise's maid, Amah Li Leen, must confront events from her past that appear to have erupted into the present day. 

Once again Heloise is caught up in a maelstrom of murder and deceit that threatens to reach into the very heart of her existence. 

Sub Genre: 
History
ISBN: 
9781787198791
Series: 
Heloise Chancey
Publisher: 
Pantera Press
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Scoop

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The fate of three strangers collide in a deadly game of cat and mouse

Journalist Jonno Bligh is flying high with a bestselling book and an Oscar for Best Screenplay. But along with the accolades he picks up a cocaine habit and a case of writers’ block.

ISBN: 
9781925640052
Series: 
Jonno Bligh
Publisher: 
Simon & Schuster
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Nowhere Child

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

‘Her name is Sammy Went. This photo was taken on her second birthday. Three days later she was gone.’

On a break between teaching photography classes, Kim Leamy is approached by a stranger investigating the disappearance of a little girl from her Kentucky home twenty-eight years earlier. He believes she is that girl.

ISBN: 
9781925584523
Publisher: 
Affirm Press
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Other Wife

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A secret wife. A secret life. A killer who knows.

Fresh from the highest selling book of his career, The Secrets She Keeps, multi-million-copy bestselling author Michael Robotham returns to his beloved Joe O’Loughlin series in this compelling psychological thriller that delves into the consequences of a tragedy, exposing a lifetime of shocking cover-up that is too close to home for the famous psychologist.

ISBN: 
9780733637933
Series: 
Joe O'Loughlin
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2018