2005

Review - SELF'S PUNISHMENT, Bernhard Schlink

Author Information
Book Title: 
Self's Punishment
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Germany
ISBN: 
9780753818893
Series: 
Gerhard Self
Categorisation
Category: 
Crime Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Private Detective
Year of Publication: 
2005

A Watery Grave

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

The year is 1838, and after more than ten years in the planning, the famous United States Exploring Expedition is set to launch into uncharted waters from the coast of Virginia. A convoy of seven ships filled with astronomers, mapmakers, naturalists, and the sailors charged with getting them around the world, the "Ex. Ex." is finally underway, with much fanfare.

Sub Genre: 
Historical
ISBN: 
9780312334420
Series: 
Wiki Coffin
Publisher: 
Minotaur Books
Year of Publication: 
2005

HAL SPACEJOCK - Simon Haynes

Author Information
Book Title: 
Hal Spacejock
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
9781920731892
Series: 
Hal Spacejock
Categorisation
Category: 
Science Fiction
Sub Genre: 
Humour
Publisher: 
Fremantle Press
Year of Publication: 
2005

CRIME SCENE - Esther McKay

Author Information
Book Title: 
Crime Scene
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
0670028649
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Sub Genre: 
Forensic Investigation
Publisher: 
Penguin Australia
Year of Publication: 
2005

IN YOUR FACE - Rochelle Jackson

Author Information
Book Title: 
In Your Face
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
0733314155
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Memoir
Publisher: 
ABC Books
Year of Publication: 
2005

JOE CINQUE'S CONSOLATION - Helen Garner

Author Information
Book Title: 
Joe Cinque's Consolation
Author Name: 
Author's Home Country: 
Australia
ISBN: 
0330364979
Categorisation
Category: 
True Crime
Publisher: 
Picador
Year of Publication: 
2005

Original Face

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

The drama begins with a body dumped in south-western Sydney - skinned, with no face.

Lewis Lin, taxi driver, photographer, recent arrival from Beijing, happens to be at the scene. With detectives Ginger Rogers and Shelley Swert in pursuit, Lin finds himself drawn into a deadly immigration racket, with a cast which includes a film-maker just in from LA, a Buddhist monk, a millionaire bachelor artist, a masseuse, a maniacal violinist, and a refugee assassin.

ISBN: 
1902882138
Location: 
Sydney
Publisher: 
Giramondo Press
Year of Publication: 
2005

On, Off

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

At Connecticut's most prestigious medical research institute, something is very wrong. It's the 1960s and America is in ferment, but at the Hug, the daily business of research continues, and the hierarchies of power remain undisturbed. Until the body of a woman is found in one of the animal research laboratories one morning. And then another ...

Special Interests: 
Medical Research
ISBN: 
073228161X
Location: 
USA
Publisher: 
Harper Collins
Year of Publication: 
2005

Matrix of Fear

Author's Home Country: 
Australia
Category: 
Crime Fiction

Detective Jarrod O'Connor returns in this captivating novel that takes the reader on a new journey of plot twists and suspense. A frightening series of seemingly unrelated murders leads Jarrod into a deadly game of cat and mouse. Discovering that there is more than one predator on the loose, he must hunt down a killer more evil than he could ever have imagined. Facing his worst fears, Jarrod struggles to survive a matrix of deceit, bloodshed and cruelty that unravels in this action packed thriller as it spirals towards an explosive and shocking climax!

ISBN: 
1920764739
Series: 
Jarrod O'Connor
Publisher: 
Equilibrium Books
Year of Publication: 
2005