Denis OLeary


Denis Oleary (1961 - ) was born and raised in Brisbane, Australia.
In 1979 his family moved to his father's hometown in Ireland for a year. Denis remained in Ireland, and traveled extensively throughout Europe, North America, and Asia, over the next few years.
He married in Ireland and stayed there until 2008, when he moved back to Australia with his wife and three children. He now works in Brisbane in the travel industry.
Denis has published several short stories, and one historical biography. His first full-length adventure novel, set in the African mining industry, was published on Smashwords in March 2013.

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The Devil in The Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Danny Blake, an American security advisor for the African mining industry, is following a fraud suspect to Nairobi when their aircraft is hijacked. Following an on-board gun battle, the plane crashes into a remote jungle, hundreds of miles off course. While the survivors struggle against the elements, more sinister groups are out for blood.
Cold Comfort
Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A detective is thrown in to a maelstrom of characters; a young aboriginal woman, a kidnapped boy, and a group of thuggish building workers. What starts out as a simple police investigation into a brutal assault develops into a much deeper mystery.
Karamojo Bell
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Walter "Karamojo" Bell spent half his life hunting in Africa, and made a fortune from the ivory trade.
The Orcus Mine
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jack Minton foolishly believes he has just swindled another sucker, but this victim has other plans in mind.

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