Australia is celebrating Bicentenary year, but Detective Inspector Scobie Malone is not participating in the fun on Sydney Harbour - he is investigating the murder of exiled President Timori's aide. Clearly the bullet was meant for the President, and Malone has the task of tracking down the hit-man before he takes a second shot. Malone identifies the would-be assassin as international terrorist Miguel Seville, but who is paying Seville and why?
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Jon Cleary (1917 2010) was an Australian writer and novelist. He wrote numerous books, including "The High Commissioner", the first of a long series of popular detective novels featuring Sydney police inspector Scobie Malone. Several of his works have been adapted for television and film.
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