Drew Lindsay

Biography

Drew Lindsay is a dynamic Australian Novelist and Writer. He has travelled extensively throughout Australia and the world. His background includes working as a Policeman and detective, then managing his own private investigation business as well as working in Fraud Investigation Management positions within the insurance industry.

Drew is a PADI Divemaster and holds a private pilot's license. He has a great love of entertaining others with his vivid imagination. His novels allow the reader to escape into worlds of romance, excitement, humour and fast paced adventure. Drew lives in Sydney with his wife.

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Books

Island Magic
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lord Howe Island, just off the east coast of Australia, has prided itself in being relatively crime free for years. With the arrival on the island of movie star Brenda Grant and a film crew, together with some twisted criminals, things are about to get very deadly. Ben Hood finds himself in a race against the clock to save Brenda’s life.
Subterranean
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 15. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Deep in the cold dark limestone caverns of South Australia, drugs worth millions of dollars are being smuggled from ocean caves. An experienced diving instructor becomes suspicious and her mother is concerned and hires ex police detective Ben Hood to watch her. Ben enrols in her cave diving course which leads them both into a dark sinister world where deception and death are frequent stalkers.
Gone
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 14. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two little girls from Far North Queensland are abducted. Bloodstained remains of a dress are found. There is no contact by the girls or their abductor. After 2 years missing, both girls are considered dead. Ben Hood is hired by one of the distraught mothers to examine the evidence. Ben’s brutal approach quickly unearths secrets and a dangerous search begins for the girls, dead or alive.
Atomic Blonde
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
She’s blonde, beautiful, wild and unpredictable. She’s mentally unstable and abused. She’s highly skilled in nuclear fission technology and knows how to build an atomic bomb. Fanatics will use her in an attempt to cause catastrophic loss of life in Australia. When her rebellious social life leads to club brawls, Ben Hood is hired to keep her out of trouble. They should have hired someone else
Disorganised Crime
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,840. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It was another uncomplicated job for Ben Hood. Locate a stunning Italian woman who had gone missing from a NSW country town. Perhaps Ben should have known before he became involved, that this woman was the wife of an Australian mafia boss and that attempting to locate her would bring him on a direct collision course with men who kill to protect their family secrets and illegal business dealings.
Dying in Paradise
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It’s not right to steal money from an old lady, even if she is very rich and especially if she is a friend of Ben Hood. Deception, fraud, death, witchcraft and the spirit world collided around Ben as he visits Surfers Paradise to sort out anyone who has illegally interfered with the Cruz family fortune.
Charlotte's Fear
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When your children are kidnapped, a mother will do almost anything to get them back. She will do whatever the kidnapper requires. Ben Hood is not instructed to take this case and the desperate mother wants him to butt out. As usual, Ben has other plans that may place the lives of the children at serious risk, but will turn the kidnapper’s life into a deadly nightmare.
Treasure
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
There is nothing like the lure of sunken treasure to bring out the worst in people, good and bad alike. Ex detective Ben Hood is once again dragged into a sinister world of intrigue, deceit and murder as he tries to unravel the mystery of an ancient ship, laden with stolen gold and opium, wrecked off the coast of Port Macquarie, Australia.
A Lost Lady
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
It’s just another one of those ‘easy’ VIP security assignments for Ben Hood. This job couldn’t possibly land him in the crocodile infested Daintree Rainforest, attempting to rescue the kidnapped wife of a member of the Australian Federal Parliament, or get him tangled up with Islamic terrorists trying to launch a horrific attack inside Parliament House. It just couldn’t happen…not to Ben Hood!
An Explosive Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Why would anyone want to blow up an Australian town? How would they get sufficient explosives to undertake such a task? Why would Ben Hood end up in the middle of this town as the bomber is preparing to unleash devastation? Can an outcast, 12 year old Aboriginal girl be of any assistance to Ben in finding a way to resolve an impending catastrophe? An Explosive Affair holds all the answers.
The Dark Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ben Hood isn’t all that comfortable with BDSM. He’s never actually spanked anybody. When the body of his partner’s brother is found washed up on the beach on an island off the coast of Far North Queensland, with a dog collar and chain around his neck, Ben finds himself dragged into a dark world where only his fighting skills and ability to survive against the odds, can keep him and others alive.
The Men's Club
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
All Ben Hood wanted was a quiet holiday by the sea. He didn’t want to spend time protecting beautiful women, repeatedly getting into fights or analysing bizarre death scenes. He didn’t want to be stalked and shot at by a hit man. Ben therefore, picked a remote coastal town in Australia where none of these things could possibly happen. Guess what?
The P Plate Factor
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Price: Free! Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Statistics show that a 17 year old driver is four times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash than a driver over 26 years. Driving at night, with friends, significantly increases the risk. 17 year old Elias Yousif was involved in a high speed crash in 2008. He was critically injured, snatched from the jaws of death by paramedics. He beat The P Plate Factor. Many others don’t.
The Dead Woman's House
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the late 1900's, St Helena Island was the most feared prison in Australia. Vicious criminals were thrown down a deep well and left to die. An old house now stands over the well. The house is empty. The old couple who lived there are dead. Some say it’s haunted. Attempts have been made to burn it down. Ben Hood is hired to guard the house. The job is supposed to be easy. Dead easy.
Flesh Traders
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Flesh traders kidnap daughters of the wealthiest people in the world, ship them secretly to Australia, brainwash, terrorise and sell them as sex slaves in an exclusive underwater resort. Only ex-detective Ben Hood could accidently stumble into an operation so sinister. They know he knows. They are hunting him. Only a crazy man would attempt to rescue any of these girls. Ben is a bit crazy.
Black Mountain Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,820. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
Ex Detective Sergeant Ben Hood, now a VIP protection operative, finds himself the target of a twisted serial killer when he is sent to protect Far North Australian Socialite, Merinda Jerome. Bodies and body parts are turning up in the deadly and ghostly caverns of Black Mountain. The man hunt is on, but who is hunting who?
Coral Sea Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,130. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.30 from 10 reviews)
Ex Police Detective Ben Hood joins a VIP protection company and is sent to exotic Port Douglas in Far North Queensland to watch over a breath taking starlet, Brenda Grant as she makes a movie on the Great Barrier Reef. Initially their flirtatious and hilarious encounter is just great fun. It’s Ben Hood’s mid life crisis dream come true. Then it goes dangerously bad. Extremely bad.

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