Crime Fiction

Review - Marlborough Man, Alan Carter

Author Information
Book Title: 
Marlborough Man
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925164534
Series: 
Nick Chester
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Undercover Cop
Location: 
New Zealand
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

#amreading Marlborough Man, Alan Carter

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A new series from Ned Kelly winning author Alan Carter, this time set in New Zealand.

From the Blurb:

Nick Chester is working as a sergeant for the Havelock police in the Marlborough Sound, at the top of New Zealand’s South Island. If the river isn’t flooded and the land hasn’t slipped, it’s paradise. Unless you are also hiding from a ruthless man with a grudge, in which case, remote beauty has its own kind of danger. In the last couple of weeks, two local boys have vanished. Their bodies are found, but the Pied Piper is still at large.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Undercover Cop
ISBN: 
9781925164534
Location: 
New Zealand
Series: 
Nick Chester
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - The Girl Who Was Taken, Charlie Donlea

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Girl Who Was Taken
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
USA
ISBN: 
9780143784463
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
USA
Publisher: 
Bantam Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Student

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Do bad people look like good people, like friends and brothers and boyfriends and students, until they have their hands around your throat? All of these men standing around me, drinks in hand, backs to this screen… smiling, laughing, flirting, and they look harmless. But any one of them could be something else now: rapist, murderer, spree shooter, torturer, paedophile. I try to picture them sprayed with blood and gore and it’s easy. I can do it, mentally. All of these guys could be him because all of these guys were just like him, right up until he…

ISBN: 
9781760406370
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - The Liar, Steve Cavanagh

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Liar
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Ireland
ISBN: 
9781409152378
Series: 
Eddie Flynn
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Legal
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - Something for Nothing, Andy Muir

Author Information
Book Title: 
Something for Nothing
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925344936
Series: 
Lachie Munro
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Humour
Location: 
Newcastle
New South Wales
Publisher: 
Affirm Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - The Barista's Guide to Espionage, Dave Sinclair

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Barista's Guide to Espionage
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
B01KYGF19O
Series: 
Eva Destruction
Categorisation
Category: 
Espionage
Thriller
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Humour
Publisher: 
Fahrenheit Press
Year of Publication: 
2016

Azrael

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Emily thought her ordeal was over after she escaped a brutal kidnapping. She's wrong. He's coming for her again.

The body Detective Rose is looking at bears a striking resemblance to Emily, a woman who survived a horrific, sexually motivated abduction five years ago. Her fear is confirmed when Emily goes missing again.

ISBN: 
B071L4YC6N
Publisher: 
Amazon
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Barista's Guide to Espionage

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Espionage
Thriller

"Him: But he did buy you a castle. 

Her: That's okay I can build my own castle out of the fucks I no longer give." 

Meet Eva Destruction, the only thing quicker than her mouth is her talent for getting into trouble. It’s true she’s always had an eye for a bad boy but when she falls for billionaire super-villain Harry Lancing, it seems that even Eva may have bitten off more than she can chew. 

Sub Genre: 
Action
Humour
ISBN: 
B01KYGF19O
Series: 
Eva Destruction
Publisher: 
Fahrenheit Press
Year of Publication: 
2016

Revealed in Mist

Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Romance

Prue's job is to uncover secrets, but she hides a few of her own. When she is framed for murder and cast into Newgate, her one-time lover comes to her rescue. Will revealing what she knows help in their hunt for blackmailers, traitors, and murderers? Or threaten all she holds dear? 

Enquiry agent David solves problems for the ton, but will never be one of them. When his latest case includes his legitimate half-brothers as well as the woman who left him months ago, he finds the past and the circumstances of his birth difficult to ignore. Danger to Prue makes it impossible. 

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9780473371883
Series: 
Mist and Shadow
Year of Publication: 
2016