From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series Everything in Texas is bigger. He gets attacked, run over by a big blue Thunderbird—and his old girlfriend, the one he wants back, shot at, is missing. The chances of staying alive looked better for the defenders of the Alamo.
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Meet tres navarre—tequila drinker, Tai Chi master, and unlicensed P. I. With a penchant for Texas-size trouble. Jackson “tres” navarre and his enchilada-eating cat, Robert Johnson, pull into San Antonio and find nothing waiting but trouble.
The Widower's Two-Step Tres Navarre Book 2Bantam #ad - He should just back away and let the cops investigate, but backing away has never been Tres's strong point. One has a habit of making bad things happen to people he doesn't like. The other has just vanished without a trace. Staking out a musician suspected of stealing a demo tape should be a piece of pan dulce.
As tres looks into the dirty dealings surrounding Miranda, double cross, it becomes clear he's stepped into a rattlesnakes' nest of greed, and murder—and he may be the next to be snakebit. Don’t miss any of these hotter-than-texas-chili tres navarre novels:big red tequila • the widower’s two-step • the last king of texas • the devil went down to austin • SOUTHTOWN • MISSION ROAD • REBEL ISLAND.
The Widower's Two-Step Tres Navarre Book 2 #ad - The missing demo and julie's murder are just two of the problems besetting Miranda Daniels, a pint-sized singer with Texas-sized talent. From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series Tres Navarre has just hours of apprenticeship time to serve before he can go for his P.
I. But his attention wanders just long enough for fiddle player Julie Kearnes to be gunned down before his eyes. She's the prize in a tug-of-war between two music hotshots who want to manage her career. License.
The Last King of Texas Tres Navarre Book 3Bantam #ad - Tres navarre for his most dangerous case yet. Is the only local academic crazy enough to accept the emergency opening at the University of Texas at San Antonio. And Ph. D. When a controversial english professor is found shot to death, Tres Navarre — P. I. It should be an easy assignment — but one thing Tres doesn't do is easy.
The Last King of Texas Tres Navarre Book 3 #ad - From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series Multiple-award-winning author Rick Riordan brings back smart-mouthed Texas P. I. And walk in a dead man's shoes. When the evidence in the case starts looking a little too perfect, when the killing doesn't stop, Tres takes on some extracurricular research into the heart of an assassin — and lands in a high-stakes game of gangster honor on the darkest streets of San Antonio's West Side.
. Don’t miss any of these hotter-than-texas-chili tres navarre novels:big red tequila • the widower’s two-step • the last king of texas • the devil went down to austin • SOUTHTOWN • MISSION ROAD • REBEL ISLAND. If you think the academic world is deadly dull, you're half right.
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Tres navarre, the P. I. He’s bet his career and the Navarre family ranch to do it. From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the percy jackson and the Olympians series Rick Riordan, Anthony, brings his fast-talking, hard-living, triple-crown winner of the Edgar, and Shamus Awards, Texas-hip P.
The Devil Went Down to Austin Tres Navarre Book 4 #ad - I. Tres navarre to the heart of the lone star State—Austin—to unravel a case so dark, twisted, and deadly, it can only involve family. In literature, heads to Austin for a laid-back summer teaching gig. With a Ph. D. His big brother garrett--computer whiz, Jimmy Buffett fanatic, and all-around eccentric—is hoping to retire a multimillionaire by the fall.
But he’s in store for a whole lot more.
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Mission Road Tres Navarre Book 6 #ad - He’s one of the real artists in the world of neo-noir. Milwaukee journal sentinel“In Rick Riordan’s case, believe the hype. He really is that good. Dennis lehane“one of the best PI series being written today. Crimespree don’t miss any of these hotter-than-texas-chili tres navarre novels:big red tequila • the widower’s two-step • the last king of texas • the devil went down to AUSTIN • SOUTHTOWN • MISSION ROAD • REBEL ISLAND.
Again. Riordan has a knack for showing readers a crazy good time. The new york Times Book ReviewP. I. Eighteen years ago an unsolved murder on notorious Mission Road threw the San Antonio underworld into bloody chaos.
Southtown Tres Navarre Book 5Bantam #ad - It was her husband along with rival PI Sam Barrera who built the case that sent Stirman away. From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series For Tres Navarre, English professor turned private investigator, business has lately taken a drastic turn south.
Not as much could be said for tracking down a man like Will “the Ghost” Stirman. But if chasing down bail jumpers, adulterous spouses, and workmen’s comp cases seemed like the dregs of the PI game, it was at least a living. That leaves tres to dig into a twisted mystery of greed, and murder, vigilantism, where lives are bought and sold and the line between guilt and innocence is razor-thin.
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The stone-cold killer has just staged a bloody escape from the Floresville State Penitentiary with a gang of violent cons as spooked by Stirman as those on the outside who helped put him behind bars. All of navarre’s instincts are screaming that there’s more to this case than meets the eye. But erainya won’t tell him—and Sam Barrera seems to be escaping into a strange twilight from a truth too terrible to remember.
But erainya’s husband is dead and she’s certain Stirman won’t let that stand in the way of his taking revenge against her and her adopted son.
Rebel Island Tres Navarre Book 7Bantam #ad - For a monster hurricane is about to hit Rebel Island, cutting them off from the mainland and leaving them trapped on a flooding island with the hotel’s remaining guests brutally dying one by one. Newly married, with a baby on the way, it was time to find a safer line of work. He and maia had come to Rebel Island to celebrate their honeymoon and a new future.
Tres knows better than anyone that the bloodlines of South Texas are as twisted as barbed wire. This time navarre faces a killer as unstoppable as a force of nature. Tres navarre had given up private investigation—and with it a violent past that had buried too many friends. A summer he could never forget but never entirely remember either.
Rebel Island Tres Navarre Book 7 #ad - . And when a second corpse turns up, it’s clear to Tres that the past is not dead and buried after all, but is stalking Rebel Island with unfinished business of its own. What really happened that long-ago summer, his brother Garrett, and who has come back to avenge them…these are the questions Tres, what dark secrets were kept, and the very pregnant Maia must answer—and time is running out.
But no sooner had they arrived than a reminder of the past showed up in the form of a corpse shot dead in room 12. Just like that tres finds himself flashing back on the memory of a grim childhood summer spent on the island—a summer that changed everything in his life. Triple-crown winner of mystery’s most coveted awards—the Edgar, the Anthony, and the Shamus—Rick Riordan and his Texas-style take on the crime novel have never been bigger or darker than in this latest Tres Navarre thriller.
Cold Springs: A NovelBantam #ad - Working for an old military buddy, he saves kids for a living, escorting troubled teens to a Texas wilderness school that specializes in the toughest brand of love. Until he gets a phone call that threatens to shatter his new life. Now, a decade later, Chadwick’s heart is on the mend. From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the percy jackson and the Olympians series The Edgar, Shamus, and Anthony award-winning Rick Riordan delivers a spellbinding novel of a man on an edge so extreme that his fall will destroy not only him--but all that he holds dear.
Mallory zedman is taking the same terrible path Chadwick’s own daughter once took. No sooner does chadwick snatch her off the streets than he discovers she is wanted for questioning in a brutal murder--a slaying that seems directly linked to Chadwick’s past. To save mallory, tough love will not be enough.
Cold Springs: A Novel #ad - Defiant and out of control, Mallory is determined to destroy herself and anyone who tries to stop her. And then one autumn night, the worst possible thing happened…. Cold springs chadwick’s life was balanced on a knife’s edge--his career, his marriage, his relationship with his dangerously troubled daughter.
And he must jeopardize the one thing he still has left to lose--a slim hope of redemption. Chadwick must find the truth behind the murder--and in doing so revisit the infidelities, shattered promises, and violent passions that cracked his world apart.
Proving Ground Lourdes Robles Novels Book 1Minotaur Books #ad - Though truth be told, the list of people—cops and criminals—who wanted David Dresden out of the way is long. Army and served in iraq, coming back with a chest full of commendations and a head full of disturbing memories. The search for answers leads natty and Lourdes into an urban labyrinth where they must confront each other—and the brutal truths that could destroy them both.
Proving ground, is a sweeping crime novel, new york times bestseller and Edgar Award winner Peter Blauner’s first novel in more than a decade, an intricate story about the quest for redemption, and a vibrant portrait of contemporary New York City, all told in Blauner’s singular voice. I couldn’t put the sucker down.
Proving Ground Lourdes Robles Novels Book 1 #ad - Stephen kingnathaniel dresden never really got along with his father, an infamous civil rights lawyer who defended criminals and spearheaded protest movements. He also has to fend off the growing suspicions of NYPD Detective Lourdes Robles, a brash Latina cop with something to prove, who thinks Natty might bear some responsibility for his father’s death.
As an act of rebellion, Natty joined the U. S. But when his father is found murdered near the peaceful confines of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, Natty is forced to deal with the troubled legacy of their unresolved relationship. A must read.
A Deadly Shade of Gold: A Travis McGee NovelRandom House #ad - When sam left his girlfriend, Nora, and vanished from Fort Lauderdale, no one was surprised. And his old friend Travis McGee is left to find answers. I can’t think of anyone who has replaced him. But when he shows up three years later lying in a pool of his own blood, people start to ask questions. But all he has to go on are a gold Aztec idol and a very angry ex-girlfriend.
But what begins as a simple matchmaking scheme soon becomes a bloody chase that takes McGee to Mexico, a beautiful country from which he hopes to return alive. Betrayal. John D. Deception. Especially when he has the chance to reunite Sam Taggart, a reckless, restless man like himself, with the woman who’s still waiting for him.
A Deadly Shade of Gold: A Travis McGee Novel #ad - Macdonald was the great entertainer of our age, and a mesmerizing storyteller. Stephen kingwith an introduction by lee childWhen Travis McGee picks up the phone and hears a voice from his past, he can’t help it: He has to meddle. Heartbreak. Is that enough to find his friend’s killer? and when the truth is as terrifying as this, does he really want answers after all?Praise for A Deadly Shade of Gold“Travis McGee is the last of the great knights-errant: honorable, skillful, sensual, and tough.
I can’t think of anyone who would dare. Donald westlake “John D.
The Green Ripper: A Travis McGee NovelRandom House #ad - But as he pursues his single-minded crusade for justice, he becomes more and more unhinged. Travis mcgee has known his share of beautiful girls, but true love always passed him by—until Gretel. So when he finds the people responsible for Gretel’s death, McGee goes off the rails—and off the grid, three thousand miles from home.
Convinced that the woman who stole his heart has been murdered, McGee finds himself pursuing a less-than-noble cause: revenge. From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Green Ripper is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat. Soon grief turns to blinding rage.
The Green Ripper: A Travis McGee Novel #ad - Features a new Introduction by Lee Child. Mcgee has spent his life saving other people, but now he’ll need to find the strength to save himself—before he loses his mind. But suddenly, gretel dies of an unidentified illness—or so he’s told. This mysterious newcomer starts knocking off targets one by one.
Mcgee emerges in the california woods as Tom McGraw, a fisherman looking for his long-lost daughter. Life aboard the Busted Flush has never been so sweet. To diggers a thousand years from now, the works of John D. Macdonald would be a treasure on the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.