445 books (23 pages) in this category
by Morgan John
'At 2.00 PM on Sunday, 6 July 1835, a giant of a man shambled into the camp left by John Batman at indented Head near Geelong . he was six foot five and seven-eighths inches tall (198cm) in his bare feet. Though clearly a European, and ...
by Matthew Condon
by Schwartz Andor
by Megan Norris
This book is a timely reminder about why Australia needs to respond to the growing social problem of domestic violence and recognise that young victims of revenge killings are innocent victims of a far bigger issue. The women in this book, whose
by Anthony Summers
by Victoria Heywood
by Jo Jackson King
Eight fascinating real-life stories of romance in the Australian outback from a gifted storyteller and bestselling author, Jo Jackson King. It is always love that keeps or pulls women into the outback towns and properties and those are the ...
The True Story of Notorious Serial Killer Joanne Dennehy
by Christopher Berry-Dee
The stuff of nightmares...A man alone in a bedsit with a young woman friend, who suddenly unleashes a deadly onslaught, without warning or reason. The stabs don't hurt. They seem more like punches. Then he realises that the red liquid pumping ...
by Ann Rule
William Cyril Moxley and the Moorebank Killings
by Peter Corris
William Cyril Moxley was hanged at Sydneys Long Bay Gaol in 1932 the first execution in New South Wales for eight years. His crime was the brutal rape and murder of 21-year-old Dorothy Ruth Denzel and the vicious beating and killing of her ...
by John Dickie
by Harold Schechter
The strange and terrible story of Alfred Packer, alleged man-eater and legend of 19th-century America's Western frontier. In February 1874 Alfred Packer staggered out of the Colorado mountains and into the Los Pinos Indian agency. Snowbound and ...
by Jeff Guinn
by Jeff Guinn
The chilling expose of our secret nuclear shame and betrayal of our troops and country
by Frank Walker
by James Morton
Maximum security - the toughest classification in the Australian prison system - exerts a powerful fascination. Housing the nation's worst criminals, the so-called 'intractables', these facilities are settings of violence and ...
by Matthew Thompson
"A Gonzo portrait of the Mad Max of Supermax" Andrew Rule, author of Underbelly Meet BADNE$$. He's the enigmatic, impulsive, exasperating, destructive, big-hearted Aussie outlaw who stole millions of dollars in daring bank ...
by Lindy Cameron
Disturbing cases of doctors who kill
by Robert M Kaplan
The Hippocratic Oath commands all doctors to 'first do no harm' - what then makes a doctor cross that line to murder? A fascinating study of doctors on the wrong side of the law. ...