Tagged 'Crime'


Out of Exile: A Tom Bishop Rampage

Luke Preston

Sometimes a little violence is a good thing

Sometimes a little violence is a good thing

Out of the Silence

Wendy James

Winner of the Best First Australian Crime Novel, Ned Kelly Crime Awards 2006

I hold Jacky close, fix my eyes on the door and walk as fast as I can.

‘Oh, please, don’t run away. Think of your child, if you cannot think of yourself.’

‘What we are suggesting is nothing,’ the man mutters darkly, as I pass through the door and into the brightly lit hall. ‘Nothing. Far worse can happen.’

Far worse.

I have a baby, two shillings, no reputation and nowhere to go, but even so I cannot imagine what far worse might be.

Winner of the Best First Australian Crime Novel, Ned Kelly Crime Awards 2006

I hold Jacky close, fix my eyes on the door and walk as fast as I can.

‘Oh, please, don’t run away. Think of your child, if you cannot think of yourself.’

‘What we are suggesting is nothing,’ the man mutters darkly, as I pass through the door and into the brightly lit hall. ‘Nothing. Far worse can happen.’

Far worse.

I have a baby, two shillings, no reputation and nowhere to go, but even so I cannot imagine what far worse might be.

Dark City Blue: A Tom Bishop Rampage

Luke Preston

If there’s one thing worse than a crooked cop on your heels then it’s a whole unit of them.

If there’s one thing worse than a crooked cop on your heels then it’s a whole unit of them.