International crime, kidnapping, and murder intertwine themselves in this fast-paced debut novel by author C.L. Wells. Three convicted felons, who are attempting to leave their criminal ways behind them, are suddenly blackmailed into stealing 80 million dollars. With time running out and the authorities on their trail, will they be able to clear their names and get their lives back on track?
Far from the London Blitz, Marian Cowie is reluctantly resting in rural Aberdeenshire when a German ’plane crashes nearby. An airman goes missing, and old bones are revealed. Marian is sure she could solve the mystery if only the villagers would stop telling her useless stories – but then the crisis comes and Marian finds the stories may have a use after all.
Canberra, November 1975.
When low rent PI Barry Flynn is hired by a wealthy socialite to tail her straying husband, he envisages a big payday.
But nothing about the case is as it seems, and soon his investigations lead to a clandestine plot to topple Gough Whitlam's Labor government.
In the game of federal politics the stakes are enormous, and whistle blowers must be silenced one way or another.
Who could have poisoned Ranjit the realtor, Shakeel the Inspector, Pravar the criminal and Natya his accomplice?
Well the needle of suspicion tilted towards Pravar that was till he perished with his mate, but then who was the one?
Could it be Radha whom Shakeel believes murdered Madhu and his mistress Mala? Or was it Ranjit's spouse Kavya, a la Stockholm Syndrome, takes to Pravar.
This story introduces Reg Kelso, a first class detective who is forced to leave the Police Force but then starts a very successful business as a Private Investigator..he also features in Northern Assignment, The Kiwi Connection and The Calypso Queen.
George was dwarfed by the wall sized display with surveillance and analysis from all over Melbourne. A self driving car, a murder so sophisticated that even with all this it might have escaped notice. An employee of a Chinese security company. Surprisingly uncooperative. What did it have to do with the return of Mia, a mysterious hacker? It certainly was a city with murderous secrets.
Doctor Sam as she hated being called Samantha was a surgeon back in England in the late seventies. Something happened to make her move Country and change careers from saving lives to investigating the causes of their deaths.
She had worked for the Spokane County Coroners Department as the Medical Examiner for 4 years and had made a number of friends, her life was about to be turned upside down