Crime Fiction

Review - Shafts of Strife, David Bates

Author Information
Book Title: 
Shafts of Strife
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
Categorisation
Category: 
Thriller
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Political
Location: 
New Zealand
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Romeo's Gun, David Owen

Author Information
Book Title: 
Romeo's Gun
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780994561152
Series: 
Pufferfish
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
Tasmania
Publisher: 
Fullers Bookshop
Year of Publication: 
2016

The Perfect Couple

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

There are secrets in every marriage . . . and some are more dangerous than others.

Sarah and Marco Moretti are the perfect couple. Together they have travelled the globe building high-profile careers as archaeologists. Now, at a dig in Florence, they are on the brink of the discovery of a lifetime.

However their marriage is not what it seems.

Sub Genre: 
Domestic Noir
ISBN: 
9781925324099
Publisher: 
Penguin Random House
Year of Publication: 
2017

Burn Patterns

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

To her clients and colleagues, Iris is a therapist in a city psychology practice. But to the police and fire services, she is the Fire Lady – a profiler of arsonists.

After a troubled young man burns down her office, Iris just wants a quiet life. But her peace is shattered when a bomb goes off at a local school. Called in to help, Iris meets James, delusional and dangerous, and Chuck, a lone investigator tracking a serial arsonist he calls Zorro.

ISBN: 
9781925163452
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - Wimmera, Mark Brandi

Author Information
Book Title: 
Wimmera
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780733638459
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Wimmera
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - Psychobyte, Cat Connor

Author Information
Book Title: 
Psychobyte
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
B01FB9KPIG
Series: 
Ellie Conway
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - The Ice Shroud, Gordon Ell

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Ice Shroud
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
New Zealand
ISBN: 
9780986456442
Series: 
Malcolm Buchan
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
New Zealand
Queenstown
Publisher: 
Bush Press
Year of Publication: 
2016

The Assassin on the Bangkok Express

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A fast-paced international thriller by top Melbourne author of fiction and non-fiction, Roland Perry. This is a sequel to Perry’s first book titled The Honourable Assassin (2015) in a new series of thrillers that incorporate actual events, criminal organisations and key figures in the underworld of Asia as they play out globally, involving international law enforcement and intelligence operations.

ISBN: 
9780987381385
Series: 
The Honourable Assassin
Publisher: 
Wild Dingo Press
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Swan Island Connection

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Bobby lay curled like a seahorse, like a puppy… red marks round his throat… facing Swan Island.

The local senior constable, Chris Blackie and his deputy Anthea Merritt, expect the murder investigation to be handled by Geelong-baseddetectives from the Criminal Investigation Unit. But they’re blind-sided by the interest personnel from the secret military training base on Swan Island take in the case, strongly suspecting that the Detective Inspector may be taking direction from them.

Location: 
Queenscliff
Series: 
Chris Blackie
Sea Change Mysteries
Anthea Merritt
Publisher: 
For Pity Sake Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2017

Review - The Secrets She Keeps, Michael Robotham

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Secrets She Keeps
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780733638015
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017