'A straightforward police story with a terrific plot, nuanced characters and solid procedures, served up on refreshing new turf. Done with smooth, assured mastery.
' New York Times 'Not much needs saying about Garry Disher's The Dragon Man, except that, if you like police procedurals at Garry Disher Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
Australian author Disher delivers an intelligent, atmospheric police procedural, the first of a new series. A serial killer targeting young women along the isolated Old Peninsula Highway has baffled Detective Inspector Hal Challis and his staff.
The Dragon Man (Inspector Hal Challis Series# 1) by Garry Disher Meet Hal Challis, Detective for the Mornington Peninsula police force in Southeast Australia, in The Dragon Man (A Hal Challis Investigation) Kindle edition by Garry Disher. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like Garry disher the dragon manual, note taking and highlighting while reading The Dragon Man (A Hal Challis Investigation).
The Dragon Man. by Garry Disher. A Hal Challis Investigation (Book 1) Thanks for Sharing! You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. The Dragon Man (A Hal Challis Investigation) [Garry Disher on Amazon. com. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Meet Hal Challis, Detective for the Mornington Peninsula police force in Southeast Australia, in the first investigation in this prizewinning crime series A serial killer is on the loose in a small coastal town near Melbourne Garry Disher is a famous Australian novelist, who has written a number of novels based on the Mystery& Thriller and nonfiction genres as well as a few childrens books.
He is particularly famous for writing down the successful novel series, the Inspector Challis series. Garry Disher has published almost fifty titlesfiction, children's books, anthologies, textbooks, the Wyatt thrillers and the Mornington Peninsula mysteries.
He has won numerous awards, including the German Crime Prize (twice) and two Ned Kelly Best Crime novel awards, for Chain of Evidence (2007) and Wyatt (2010). Jan 01, 2006 Buy a cheap copy of The Dragon Man book by Garry Disher. A serial killer is on the loose in a small coastal town near Melbourne. Detective Inspector Hal Challis and his team must apprehend him before he strikes again.
But Free shipping over 10. This series debut from the prolific Disher (The Sunken Road, 1996, etc. ) doesnt read like one, thanks to fully formed characters and walltowall mysteries. The offbeat settings a bonus for US readers. The Dragon Man is book one in the Inspector Challis series by Garry Disher. When young women were starting to disappear on the way home and couple of days later turn up dead.
Inspector Challis started to think their is a serial killer on the Penisula.