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September 2015

August 2015
  1. 4.7, THE BURNING MAN, Christopher Fowler
  2. 4.7, A SIEGE OF BITTERNS, Steve Burrows
  3. 1.5, THE NAME OF THE ROSE, Umberto Eco 
  4. 4.5, SUMMERTIME, ALL THE CATS ARE BORED, Philippe Georget
  5. 4.5, THE SECRET CHORD, Geraldine Brooks - not crime fiction
  6. 4.3, THIS HOUSE OF GRIEF, Helen Garner - not crime fiction
  7. 4.2, THE SLAUGHTER MAN, Tony Parson - audio book 
  8. 4.5, BURIED, Jussi Adler-Olsen - translated 
  9. 4.8, CLOSE YOUR EYES, Michael Robotham - Aussie author 

July 2015
  1. 4.0, AS CHIMNEY SWEEPERS COME TO DUST, Alan Bradley - Canadian author
  2. 4.5, A IS FOR ALIBI, Sue Grafton - debut title in Alphabet series
  3. 4.8, THE BANK INSPECTOR, Roger Monk - Aussie author, set in Adelaide 
  4. 4.6, THE INSANITY OF MURDER, Felicity Young - Aussie author
  5. 4.4, BROKEN PROMISE, Linwood Barclay - Canadian author 
  6. 4.0, POIROT'S EARLY CASES, Agatha Christie 
  7. 4.0, DOUBLE SIN and Other Stories, Agatha Christie 
  8. 4.0, A TRIFLE DEAD, Livia Day - female Aussie author, set in Hobart
  9. 4.2, THREE BLIND MICE and other stories, Agatha Christie 
  10. 4.2, BELFAST NOIR, Adrian McKinty (ed) and Stuart Neville (ed) - audio book, short stories 
  11. 4.5, STRANGER CHILD, Rachel Abbott 
  12. 5.0, THE SILENCE OF THE SEA, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir - translated, winner of Petrona Award 2015 
June 2015 
  1. 4.4, TROUBLED WATERS, Gillian Galbraith - audio book
  2. 4.8, SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir- translated
  3. 4.4, BLOOD ON SNOW, Jo Nesbo - translated, a novella 
  4. 4.2, THE BLUE ROSES OF ORROROO, Margaret Visciglio - Australian, set in 1928/29 
  5. 4.4, CRYSTAL NIGHTS, Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen - Danish author 
  6. 4.6, I LET YOU GO, Clare Mackintosh - British, new to me author
  7. 4.9, TELL THE TRUTH, Katherine Howell - Australian
  8. 4.4, THE PORT FAIRY MURDERS, Robert Gott - Australian 
  9. 4.4, SECOND LIFE, S.S Watson - British 
  10. 4.0, CHEF MAURICE AND A SPOT OF A TRUFFLE, J. A. Lang   - cozy, British

May 2015
  1. 4.3, TAKE MY BREATH AWAY, Martin Edwards
  2. 5.0, THE DROWNED BOY, Karin Fossum
  3. 3.8, THE JOURNEYING BOY, Michael Innes
  4. 4.4, ODDFELLOWS, Nicolas Shakespeare 
  5. 4.9, THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, Paula Hawkins 
  6. 2.0, THE LAUGHING MONSTERS, Denis Johnson
  7. 4.8, THOSE WE LEFT BEHIND, Stuart Neville
  8. 4.5, CROSS FINGERS, Paddy Richardson - New Zealand author 
  9. 4.4, OBLIVION, Arnaldur Indridason  - translated from Icelandic
  10. 4.5, FROZEN OUT, Quentin Bates - set in Iceland
April 2015
  1. 4.4, HIS BURIAL TOO, Catherine Aird
  2. 4.6, PAYING THE PIPER, Simon Wood 
  3. 4.7, THE TWO BROTHERS, Ben Elton  
  4. 4.6, SLEEP TIGHT, Rachel Abbott 
  5. 4.5, WINTER SIEGE, Ariana Franklin & Samantha Norman
  6. 4.3, TRACKING NORTH, Kerry McGinnis - Australian author 
  7. 4.4, THE LOST SWIMMER, Ann Turner - debut Australian author 
  8. 4.2, DEATH IN ECSTASY, Ngaio Marsh - vintage crime fiction 
  9. 4.8, THE SKELETON ROAD, Val McDermid
  10. 4.4, TALKING TO THE DEAD, Harry Bingham 
  11. 4.8, IN A DARK, DARK WOOD, Ruth Ware
March 2015
  1. 4.7 MEDEA'S CURSE, Anne Buist - Australian author
  2. 4.7, BY ITS COVER, Donna Leon
  3. 4.5, THE KIZUNA COAST, Sujata Massey - set in Japan, post 2011 tsunami
  4. 4.5, AN EVENT IN AUTUMN, Henning Mankell - Wallander novella  
  5. 5.0, THE HUNTING DOGS, Jorn Lier Horst - translated from Norwegian, Glass Key winner 
  6. 3.8, ROSEMARY'S BABY, Ira Levin - vintage fiction 
  7. 4.5, DARK HORSE, Honey Brown - Australian author. 
  8. 4.3, THE CARTER OF LA PROVIDENCE, Georges Simenon-vintage crime, translated
  9. 3.6, DEAD RECKONING, Michael B. Smart -  thriller set in the Carribean
  10. 4.8, ABATTOIR BLUES, Peter Robinson
  11. 4.5, SINS OF THE FATHER, Graham Hurley 
  12. 4.8, RUNAWAY, Peter May 
  13. 4.5, POIROT and me, David Suchet
 February 2015
  1. 4.3, A SLEEPING LIFE, Ruth Rendell - British police procedural, vintage fiction
  2. 5.0, HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN, Louise Penny  - Canadian author
  3. 4.0, DEATH OF A LIAR, M.C. Beaton - British cozy 
  4. 4.5, THE ART OF KILLING WELL, Marco Malvaldi - translated from Italian 
  5. 4.9, THE BACK ROAD, Rachel Abbott 
  6. 4.6, BEAST IN VIEW, Margaret Millar
  7. 4.5, MURDER ONE, Robert Dugoni - US courtroom drama 
  8. 3.8, THAT AFFAIR NEXT DOOR, Anna Katherine Green - vintage fiction
  9. 4.5, THE TERRORISTS, Maj Sjowall & Per Wahloo - translated
  10. 4.3, DEAD HEADING, Catherine Aird - British cozy 
  11. 2.0, THE BRONZE HORSEMAN, Paullina Simons - NOT crime fiction
  12. 4.7, THE DARK ROAD TO MERCY, Wiley Cash 
  13. 4.4, ANGLE OF INVESTIGATION, Michael Connelly
  14. 3.8, THEY FOUND HIM DEAD, Georgette Heyer - vintage fiction 
January 2015
  1. 4.8, ONLY THE INNOCENT, Rachel Abbott
  2. 5.0, ENTRY ISLAND, Peter May 
  3. 4.0, THE GOLDEN CLAW, Sax Rohmer 
  4. 4.2, THE MAN WHO WATCHED THE TRAINS GO BY, Georges Simenon
  5. 4.6, THIN AIR, Ann Cleeves 
  6. 4.3, GAME FOR FIVE, Marco Malvaldi 
  7. 4.3, MASTERMIND, Helen Goltz - female Aussie author
  8. 4.7, PUT ON BY CUNNING, Ruth Rendell  
  9. 4.7, WEB OF DECEIT, Katherine Howell - female Aussie author
  10. 4.1, THE STEEL SPRING, Per Wahloo - translated
  11. 4.2, THE CORNISH COAST MURDER, John Bude 
  12. 5.0, HADES, Candice Fox - female Aussie author 
  13. 4.3, THE MONOGRAM MURDERS, Sophie Hannah - revival of Hercule Poirot?? 
  14. 4.8, CLOSED FOR WINTER, Jorn Lier Horst - translated
  15. 4.3, MURDER ON THE THIRTY FIRST FLOOR, Per Wahloo -translated

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