Australia

The List

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Thriller

Sidney Allen is a Fed. Part of the Australian Federal Police's K block, a unit doing whatever it takes in order to stop terrorist attacks on home soil.

But when young Muslim men on the Terror Watchlist start turning up dead, Sid and his partner, Haifa, have to work out what's going on.

Sectarian war? Drugs? Retribution? For Sid, there's nothing unclear about a bullet to the head and a severed hand. Someone is sending a message.

Sub Genre: 
Politics
ISBN: 
9780733637421
Publisher: 
Hachette Australia
Year of Publication: 
2017

Michael Brissenden

Author Information
Brissenden, Michael

Currently ABC Correspondent in Washington, Michael Brissenden has been a political journalist and a foreign correspondent for the ABC since the 1980s. He has reported from Russia, the Middle East, South East Asia, Europe, the Pacific and the Americas and has covered many of the biggest international stories from all corners of the globe. 

Retribution, Richard Anderson

Author Information
Book Title: 
Retribution
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781925713404
Categorisation
Category: 
Drama
Sub Genre: 
Rural thriller
Location: 
Australia
Publisher: 
Scribe Publications
Year of Publication: 
2018

Greenlight

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Thriller

Four years ago Eliza Dacey was brutally murdered.

Within hours, her killer was caught.

Wasn’t he?

So reads the opening titles of Jack Quick’s new true-crime documentary.

A skilled producer, Jack knows that the bigger the conspiracy, the higher the ratings. Curtis Wade, convicted of Eliza’s murder on circumstantial evidence and victim of a biased police force, is the perfect subject. Millions of viewers agree.

ISBN: 
9780143789871
Publisher: 
Penguin Books Australia
Year of Publication: 
2018

Benjamin Stevenson

Author Information
Stevenson, Benjamin

Benjamin Stevenson is an award-winning stand-up comedian and author. He has sold out shows from the Melbourne International Comedy Festival all the way to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and has appeared on ABCTV, Channel 10, and The Comedy Channel. Off-stage, Benjamin has worked for publishing houses and literary agencies in Australia and the USA.

The Ruin, Dervla McTiernan

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Book Title: 
The Ruin
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781460754214
Series: 
Cormac Reilly
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
2018

Women, Oxford & Novels of Crime

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

Alison Hoddinott writes about the history of crime fiction set in Oxford, from the early decades of the 20th century to the present. Her emphasis is on novels written by women and the ways in which their fiction deals with both the mystery and its solution and with the situation of women within the university and in the wider community.

ISBN: 
9780648202639
Publisher: 
Brandl & Schlesinger
Year of Publication: 
2018

The Ruin

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime and Mystery

Detective Sergeant Cormac Reilly has moved with his girlfriend to a new town and is once again a newbie in the ranks of the local police branch.  Tasked to cast a fresh eye over their cold cases, Cormac is diligently ploughing through the work but is keen to take on something more high profile.  It does niggle that he is not tackling anything current and that his new Galway colleagues aren’t that welcoming, but there is at least one friendly face in the office and Cormac knows he must prove his worth once again to a new audience. 

Sub Genre: 
Police Procedural
ISBN: 
9781460754214
Location: 
Ireland
Series: 
#1 Cormac Reilly
Publisher: 
Harper Collins Australia
Year of Publication: 
2018