L.J.M. Owen

Sherlock Holmes, The Australian Casebook

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

It’s 1890. Holmes’s fame has spread even to the colonies, and he and his stalwart chronicler Watson are swept up in an array of mysteries Down Under. They find themselves summoned from place to place, dealing with exciting and unique mysteries in every corner of this strange island continent.

Contributors include Kerry Greenwood, Meg Keneally, Lucy Sussex, Kaaron Warren, L.J.M. Owen and many more.

ISBN: 
9781760404673
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2017

November on AustCrimeFiction

A big November, with a welcome back to Andrea Thompson who is posting reviews and blogs now around her busy day job(s), kids, fostering animals, coffee drinking day to day activities :)

Reviewed This Month:

Inside the Black Horse, Ray Berard

Review - OLMEC OBITUARY, L.J.M. Owen

Author Information
Book Title: 
Olmec Obituary
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781760068783
Series: 
Dr Pimms
Intermillennial Sleuth
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

Currently Reading - Olmec Obituary, L.J.M. Owen

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A debut novel steeped in archaeology and librarianship, very much from the cosier end of the crime fiction scale.

From the Blurb:

Yearning for her former life as an archaeologist, Australian librarian Dr. Elizabeth Pimms is struggling with a job she doesn’t want, a family she both loves and resents, and enforced separation from her boyfriend.

Olmec Obituary

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Yearning for her former life as an archaeologist, Australian librarian Dr. Elizabeth Pimms is struggling with a job she doesn’t want, a family she both loves and resents, and enforced separation from her boyfriend.

ISBN: 
9781760068783
Series: 
Dr Pimms
Intermillennial Sleuth
Publisher: 
Echo Publishing
Year of Publication: 
2015

L.J.M. Owen

Author Information
Owen, L.J.M.

Descended from families strung along the Atlantic fringe, including Scotland, Wales, Cornwall and Spain, L.J. currently lives in Australia. 

Trained in archaeology and librarianship, with a PhD in palaeogenetics, L.J.’s interests include writing, ancient cultures and existentialism. 

L.J.'s first novel, Olmec Obituary, opens the archaeological mystery series Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth. Recipes featured in the series are tested under strict feline supervision.