Sometimes the world is a kind place and a new book from a favoured author appears, and it is very very good into the bargain.
From the Blurb:
Detective Daniel Clement is back in Broome, licking his wounds from a busted marriage and struggling to be impressed by his new team of small-town cops. Here, in the oasis on the edge of the desert, life is as stagnant as Clement’s latest career move.
But when a body is discovered a local fishing spot, it is clearly not the result of a crocodile attack. Somewhere in Broome is a hunter of a different kind.
As more bodies are found, Clement races to solve a decades-old mystery before a monster cyclone hits.