History

Hell Ship, Michael Veitch

Author Information
Book Title: 
HELL SHIP
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760630843
Categorisation
Category: 
Non fiction
Sub Genre: 
History
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Allen and Unwin
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

Review - Waterfront, Duncan McNab

Author Information
Book Title: 
Waterfront
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9780733632662
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Sub Genre: 
History
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Hachette
Year of Publication: 
2015

Review - A TIME OF SECRETS, Deborah Burrows

Author Information
Book Title: 
A Time of Secrets
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781743532997
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Romance
History
Special Interests: 
World War II
Location: 
Melbourne
Publisher: 
Pan MacMillan Australia
Year of Publication: 
2015

Present Darkness

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Set in the corrupt, unforgiving world of apartheid South Africa, this novel in the Detective Emmanuel Cooper series follows Cooper as he faces a test of loyalty and friendship.

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
History
ISBN: 
9781451616965
Location: 
South Africa
Series: 
Emmanuel Cooper
Publisher: 
Atria/Emily Bestler
Year of Publication: 
2014

The Fortunes of Mary Fortune

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Non-Fiction

"To fall asleep and dream deams that change as quickly as the forms in an unsteady kaleidoscope, and to awaken with a bewildered feeling that you are not yourself but having changed places with some other identity, must be a sensation akin to that I experienced when I opened my eyes in the morning after my first sleep on the diggings."

Sub Genre: 
History
Special Interests: 
Women's Crime Writing
History of Crime Writing
ISBN: 
0140123024
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Penguin
Year of Publication: 
1989