J.M. Peace

July on AustCrimeFiction

July on AustCrime, and another busy month of reading and reviewing. It could very well be that I'm out of sync with these postings again. Who knows.

Read / To be Reviewed:

Certain Admissions, Gideon Haigh (Aust / True Crime)

A ‘long shortlist’ for Sisters in Crime’s 16th Davitt Awards for best crime books

May / June on AustCrimeFiction

After managing to keep this up for quite a few months - I forgot to do May and now I'm late with June.... 

Read / To be Reviewed:

The Long Con, Barry Weston (Aust)

Review - The Twisted Knot, J.M. Peace

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Twisted Knot
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Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781743538678
Series: 
Samantha Willis
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2016

#amreading The Twisted Knot, J.M. Peace

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Second in the Sammi Willis series, she's back at work after avoiding a serial killer's grasp in the first novel.

From the Blurb:

A marked man. A damaged cop. A town full of secrets.

After her abduction and near death at the hands of a sadistic killer, Constable Samantha Willis is back in the uniform. Despite being on desk duty, rumours reach Sammi that Someone in Angel's Crossing has been hurting little girls, and before long a mob is gathering to make sure justice is served.

The Twisted Knot

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

A marked man. A damaged cop. A town full of secrets.

After her abduction and near death at the hands of a sadistic killer, Constable Samantha Willis is back in the uniform. Despite being on desk duty, rumours reach Sammi that Someone in Angel's Crossing has been hurting little girls, and before long a mob is gathering to make sure justice is served.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
ISBN: 
9781743538678
Location: 
Queensland
Series: 
Samantha Willis
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2016

Review - A TIME TO RUN, J.M. Peace

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Time to Run
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781743537862
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan
Year of Publication: 
2015

Currently Reading - A Time to Run, J.M. Peace

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Right - subject matter of this one's been a bit of an issue in getting started, but big girl's pants on and reading underway.

From the Blurb:

The hunt is on

A GRUESOME GAME

A madman is kidnapping women to hunt them for sport.

A FRANTIC SEARCH

Detective Janine Postlewaite leads the investigation into the disappearance of Samantha Willis, determined not to let another innocent die on her watch.

A SHOCKING TWIST

The killer's newest prey isn't like the others. Sammi is a cop. And she refuses to be his victim.

A Time to Run

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The hunt is on

A GRUESOME GAME

A madman is kidnapping women to hunt them for sport.

A FRANTIC SEARCH

Detective Janine Postlewaite leads the investigation into the disappearance of Samantha Willis, determined not to let another innocent die on her watch.

A SHOCKING TWIST

The killer's newest prey isn't like the others. Sammi is a cop. And she refuses to be his victim.

A RUN FOR YOUR LIFE

A stunning, tautly written thriller from police officer turned writer, J.M. Peace.

ISBN: 
9781743537862
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan
Year of Publication: 
2015

J.M. Peace

Author Information
Peace, J.M.

J.M. Peace is a serving police officer who would rather be writing about policing. Over the past 15 years, she has served throughout south-east Queensland in a variety of different capacities. Her voice of authority shines through in her debut crime thriller, A Time To Run. J.M. Peace she has also written various short stories, blogs regularly about policing and writing and is currently working on her second novel. JM lives on the Sunshine Coast, juggling writing and police work with raising two kids along with her partner.