The godfather of New Zealand crime writing. Often called Elmore Leonard on acid. Thomas has written a bestselling series featuring maverick Maori cop Tito Ihaka, of which 'Death on Demand' is the latest. [more]
Crazy Tales of Blood and Guts Teresa Solana
Solana strikes gold with gruesome, hilarious short stories, one of which is shortlisted for the Edgars.
UK Apr 2013 / US Apr 2013
Death on Demand Paul Thomas
The return of Maori cop Tito Ihaka, “unkempt, overweight, intemperate, unruly, unorthodox and profane “, a stubborn investigator with an uncanny instinct for the truth.
UK Apr 2013 / US Oct 2013
A Grain of Truth Zygmunt Miloszewski
The return of Polish State Prosecutor Szacki. His investigation wrestles with the painful tangle of Polish-Jewish relations and secrets most want deeply buried.
UK Sep 2012 / US Jan 2013
No Sale Patrick Conrad
A film history professor becomes the main suspect in a series of gruesome killings of young women, all modeled on violent deaths in films that he knows and loves.
UK Jun 2012 / US Jun 2012
The Eyes of Lira Kazan Eva Joly
Eva Joly, prosecuting judge, now candidate for the French presidential elections pens her first novel, a thriller steeped in corruption and violence.
UK Apr 2012 / US Sep 2012