Allen & Unwin

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

The Choke, Sofie Laguna

Author Information
Book Title: 
The Choke
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760297244
Categorisation
Category: 
Fiction
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2017

The Far-Back Country

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In 1979, at the age of fourteen, Ray McCullough ran away from his home on a western New South Wales sheep property following a violent confrontation with his dad, Jim McCullough. He left behind his mother, Delly, and his sisters, Ursula and Tilda.

Now forty-one, Ray works as an itinerant cook and labourer across the remote outback. A practical man in love with history, landscape and solitude, he believes he suffers from an inherited streak of violence. A good man who thinks he is bad, Ray has spent his life running away from memories of family and home.

ISBN: 
9781760632830
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Forgotten

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In a single day, a simple mistake will have life-altering consequences for everyone involved.

A moment of distraction, an unlocked car and a missing baby. How on earth could this happen?

All Malia needed was a single litre of milk and now she's surrounded by police and Zach has disappeared. 

Detective Ali Greenberg knows that this is not the best case for her, not with her history - but she of all people knows what Malia is going through and what is at stake.

Sub Genre: 
Domestic Noir
ISBN: 
9781760296773
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2017

Into the Night

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Sarah Bailey's acclaimed debut novel The Dark Lake was a bestseller around the world and Bailey's taut and suspenseful storytelling earned her fitting comparisons with Gillian Flynn and Paula Hawkins. 

ISBN: 
9781760297480
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2017

Forgotten

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

In a single day, a simple mistake will have life-altering consequences for everyone involved.

A moment of distraction, an unlocked car and a missing baby. How on earth could this happen?

All Malia needed was a single litre of milk and now she's surrounded by police and Zach has disappeared. 

Detective Ali Greenberg knows that this is not the best case for her, not with her history - but she of all people knows what Malia is going through and what is at stake.

ISBN: 
9781760296773
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2017

Code of Silence, Colin Dillon & Tom Gilling

Author Information
Book Title: 
Code of Silence
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760290580
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Location: 
Queensland
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2016

See You in September

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

Cassy blew a collective kiss at them. 'See you in September,' she said. A throwaway line. Just words, uttered casually by a young woman in a hurry. And then she'd gone.

It was supposed to be a short trip - a break in New Zealand before her best friend's wedding. But when Cassy waved goodbye to her parents, they never dreamed that it would be years before they'd see her again.

Sub Genre: 
Thriller
ISBN: 
9781743318393
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2017

Hangman by Jack Heath

Author Information
Book Title: 
Hangman
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760297473
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Thriller
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018

Hangman

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller

Meet Timothy Blake, codename Hangman. Blake is a genius, known for solving impossible cases. He's also a psychopath with a dark secret, and the FBI's last resort.

A 14-year-old boy vanishes on his way home from school. His frantic mother receives a terrifying ransom call. It's only hours before the deadline, and the police have no leads.

Enter Timothy Blake, codename Hangman. Blake is a genius, known for solving impossible cases. He's also a dangerous criminal - the FBI's last resort.

ISBN: 
9781760297473
Series: 
Timothy Blake
Hangman
Publisher: 
Allen & Unwin
Year of Publication: 
2018