Ned Kelly Awards longlist 2019

Half Moon Lake

Half Moon Lake

Kirsten Alexander

Inspired by a real case, Half Moon Lake is a captivating historical novel set in America's Deep South about a lost boy - and the two mothers who both seek to claim him.   

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Special priceThe Portrait of Molly Dean

The Portrait of Molly Dean

Katherine Kovacic

An unsolved murder comes to light after almost seventy years...

$24.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Ruin

The Ruin

Dervla McTiernan

The Ruin is the first in an exciting new crime series featuring DI Cormac Reilly.  

$16.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

The Yellow House

The Yellow House

Emily O'Grady

The Yellow House is a powerful novel about loyalty and betrayal; about the legacies of violence and the possibilities of redemption.

$19.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewCall Me Evie

Call Me Evie

J.P. Pomare

An incredible literary thriller for readers of bestsellers such as Gone Girl, Before I Go to Sleep and Girl on the Train from an exciting new Australian voice.   

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Greenlight

Greenlight

Benjamin Stevenson

A nail-biting thriller that turns popular true-crime such as Serial and Making A Murderer on its head, Greenlight will shock with twists and turns you'll never see coming.

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Lonely Girl

Lonely Girl

Lynne Vincent McCarthy

An isolated young woman accidentally runs down and badly hurts a suspected killer. Terrified for her life, she locks him in her basement. And then she decides to keep him...

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Nowhere Child

The Nowhere Child

Christian White

A little girl went missing years ago. That child is you. A dark and gripping debut psychological thriller that won the 2017 Victorian Premier's Literary Award, previously won by THE DRY and THE ROSIE...

$16.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Rip

The Rip

Mark Brandi

An urban crime novel that slowly and masterfully hooks you in... then shocks with the horrific crime and the dread that the characters you care about aren't going to make it out alive.   

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Kill Shot: A Wyatt Thriller

Kill Shot: A Wyatt Thriller

Garry Disher

The latest gripping story in the popular Wyatt thriller series kicks off in Sydney and then unfolds on the beaches of Newcastle

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Gone by Midnight

Gone by Midnight

Candice Fox

Ex-cop Ted Conkaffey is slowly rebuilding his life in Crimson Lake, and getting to know his three-year-old daughter, Lillian. But when he and his PI partner Amanda take on the case of a boy who seems to have literally disappeared...

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Spotted Dog

The Spotted Dog

Kerry Greenwood

Corinna Chapman, baker extraordinaire, talented sleuth, stalwart friend and lover, is back!   

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Scrublands

Scrublands

Chris Hammer

A powerful and compelling debut Australian crime novel that will suit fans of Peter May, Jane Harper, and Dennis Lehane.

$16.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Lost Man

The Lost Man

Jane Harper

Three brothers, one death, no answers... For readers who loved The Dry and Force of Nature, Jane Harper once again creates a powerful story of suspense, set against a dazzling landscape.

$16.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

The Other Wife

The Other Wife

Michael Robotham

The next compelling thriller from world-renowned author MICHAEL ROBOTHAM. 'Robotham is an absolute master' (Stephen King)

$14.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewUnder Your Wings

Under Your Wings

Tiffany Tsao

A powerful and evocative literary thriller from a stunning new Australian voice, for fans of Donna Tartt and Alice Sebold.

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewLive and Let Fry: A Rusty Bore Mystery

Live and Let Fry: A Rusty Bore Mystery

Sue Williams

Feisty, forty-something and fearless, Cass Tuplin isn't exactly the Sherlock Holmes type. Yet as Rusty Bore's peer-appointed private investigator she just can't seem to avoid ending up in hot water.

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewTrace: Who Killed Maria James?

Trace: Who Killed Maria James?

Rachael Brown

The riveting inside story of a journalist's cold-case investigation of a shocking murder.

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewThe Arsonist

The Arsonist

Chloe Hooper

On the day that became known as Black Saturday, one man deliberately lit two fires near the small town of Churchill, Gippsland, then stood on the roof of his house and watched the flames. The Arsonist, by the acclaimed author of...

$34.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewEggshell Skull

Eggshell Skull

Bri Lee

A fiercely intelligent, heartbreakingly honest memoir and feminist call to arms in the tradition of Fight Like A Girl

$29.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Southern Justice

Southern Justice

Colin McLaren

Who really murdered Bob Chappell? Veteran ex-detective and author of JFK: The Smoking Gun, Colin McLaren, uncovers disturbing new evidence that an innocent woman is in jail.

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Siege: Inside the Lindt Cafe

Siege: Inside the Lindt Cafe

Deborah Snow

The powerful and uncompromising story of what happened inside the Lindt Cafe and why the police response went so tragically wrong

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

The Court Reporter

The Court Reporter

Jamelle Wells

From true crime to petty crime - this is the memoir of one of Australia's most experienced court reporters

$32.99Buy now

Finding stock availability...

 Read reviewWaiting for Elijah

Waiting for Elijah

Kate Wild

In 2009, in the NSW country town of Armidale, a mentally ill young man is shot dead by a police officer. Senior Constable Andrew Rich claims he ‘had no choice' other than to shoot 24-year-old Elijah Holcombe - Elijah had run...

$35.00Buy now

Finding stock availability...

Don’t see anything you like? Search our catalogue of over a million books.