A. And when that happens, one can celebrate their literary blessings. Dean scoville, a badge, Author of A Gun, and An Attitude. Dickie floyd belongs on the bookshelf of every Joseph Wambaugh and Michael Connelly fan. The author obviously writes from experience. George B. But once in a while, but comes to the table with an eye for plotting, an author comes along who has not only been there and done that, dialogue, and intrigue.
A Good Bunch of Men: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel #ad - Only someone who lived it would be able to write this. Dead prostitutes can seem like part of the landscape in South Los Angeles. You will feel as though you're living the life of a homicide investigator. Cliff yates“i've read a lot of law enforcement type stories, and this is probably the best one yet. What, find themselves entangled with gang members and a sexy drug dealer as they uncover a nefarious plot rife with greed, Matt “Pretty Boy Floyd” Tyler, then, sex, could render two veteran homicide detectives speechless as they stand over their latest victim? Tightly-wound Dickie Jones and his smart and cocky partner, and betrayal.
It is by turns funny, and exciting, poignant, remarkably authentic.
Door to a Dark Room: A Dickie Floyd Detective NovelDickie Floyd Novels #ad - Los angeles sheriff’s homicide Detective Dickie Jones has returned to work after recovering from gunshot wounds. The characters are fallible and real. Written by a former homicide detective, souls, this book will take you beyond the yellow tape into the hearts, and tormented minds of those who hunt evil.
Like too few great reads, this one is experienced rather than read. It draws you in and holds your interest. Moon mullen“You’ve written an excellent book. I speak from having known them; every cop will. Deac slocumb“I finished the book in one day. A serial killer is on the loose, which might be just the diversion Dickie needs.
Door to a Dark Room: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel #ad - His wife has left him, and his partner, Matt “Pretty Boy Floyd” Tyler, has been assigned a new partner. When detectives home in on her wealthy husband, a mystery begins to unravel, and the investigation heats up. It moves along well, the chapters are well developed, and it has more twists than a mountain road.
Claude Farris. It will appeal to both the seasoned officer and the layperson who loves crime drama. When he and floyd are reunited to hunt down the murderer, all seems right in his world again—until the veteran detectives discover that Dickie is next on the killer’s list. Door to a dark room is a gripping crime thriller with twists and turns.
Echo Killers: A Dickie Floyd Detective NovelDickie Floyd Novels #ad - The story seems farfetched, but Floyd takes the case. Are their paths set to collide? in an exciting, action-packed police drama replete with perilous twists and snaky turns, this murder mystery will drag you beyond the yellow tape and into the minds and souls of killers and those who hunt them. A fast-paced novel filled with colorful characters and dialogue reminiscent of vintage Elmore Leonard.
Brimming with true-to-life details that can only come from the pen of an experienced homicide investigator, Echo Killers has an authenticity which is rare among murder mysteries. Phil jonas"to say that I thoroughly enjoyed the book would be an understatement. When the two are sent to investigate a murder in Compton, Dickie recognizes the similarities to Floyd’s new case.
Echo Killers: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel #ad - Army investigators descend on south Los Angeles in search of AWOL soldiers, while Dickie and Floyd close in on the killers. A vehicle carrying seven soldiers was swept away in a flash flood. Four were killed, three were never found. Echo killers is far superior. Bud johnson"although i love the dynamics of the Dickie Floyd duo, I really liked the introduction of Dickie’s newest partner, Josie, who possesses both brains and beauty.
Awarded second place in the 2019 public Safety Writer's Association ContestFort Hood, Texas, 2016.
The Color Dead: A Dickie Floyd Detective NovelDickie Floyd Novels #ad - But time is running out, and nothing will deter the veteran detectives in the search for one of their own. Here's hoping he follows up with another one soon. Dennis Slocumb. It never disappoints and is one of those rare reads that makes you want more when the last page has been turned. The color dead is a gripping page-turner that is darned near impossible to put down for the night.
. If this book does not get your pulse pounding, have someone call the paramedics. Detective Josefina Sanchez has been taken. Smith has raised the bar for police procedurals. Not since joseph wambaugh has any author articulated the experiences and relationships of those in law enforcement as Danny Smith does.
A riveting page-turner that keeps you wanting more. Smith has done it again; taken his readers right into the middle of another high-tension, all-too-true to life case. Danny smith's books should be on the same shelf as those of Michael Connelly, Joseph Wambaugh, and Elmore Leonard. Three days later, Josie has vanished.
The Color Dead: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel #ad - Had she returned to the mountains over the weekend on her own? if so, what might have happened to her? Or could her disappearance have something to do with any of her other cases, especially one involving the Mexican mafia? The idea that Josie was randomly taken must also be considered, however unlikely.
Death after Dishonor: A Dickie Floyd Detective NovelDickie Floyd Novels #ad - The plot twist will definitely send you for a loop. Though fictional, retired lasd Homicide Detective Danny Smith does a great job in bringing the characters and story to life. Smith’s authentic police procedural novel. Buy death after dishonor to track down the truth today!"As always with Danny R Smith’s books, there is page-turning anticipation and a lot of breath-holding.
Smith is now the true Grandmaster of the 21st century for police procedural thrillers. One can't help but become part of the story when reading his books. This is a fast-paced story in which the author deftly weaves an enthralling mystery with authentic procedural details giving the reader a close-up look into the life of a Homicide detective.
Death after Dishonor: A Dickie Floyd Detective Novel #ad - As a retired first responder, i can honestly say that Danny Smith's style of writing makes the book as real as it gets from a Homicide Detective view. When the point of view opens, the reader will see what a homicide investigator goes through, both with the investigation and life in general. ". A disturbing thread that binds them…Los Angeles detective Dickie Jones won’t rest until every low-life is locked up.
The intertwined stories and personal relationships in his books are intriguing. But on the job, he’s consumed by the notorious murder of the mayor’s son. While dickie fleshes out possible leads, the victim’s long-time friend is found dead.
In the City of Crosses: A Dickie Floyd Detective Short Story#ad - Moon mullen"his storytelling is seamless, one chapter flows easily and logically into the next. A man has been killed, and the detectives have homed in on Floyd. Dickie assures them there's been a big misunderstanding, but when Floyd is nowhere to be found, only more questions arise. Floyd's phone is found at the scene of a murder in New Mexico.
Dickie is still off duty after being shot when two detectives knock on his door and begin asking questions. It is, however, a stand-alone short mystery crime detective story. A manhunt begins, and it doesn't look good for Floyd and his new partner, Mongo. The city of the crosses is a short story that takes place chronologically between the first and second books in the Dickie Floyd Detective Novels series, A Good Bunch of Men and Door to a Dark Room, filling the gap for the year Dickie is off recovering from gunshot wounds.
In the City of Crosses: A Dickie Floyd Detective Short Story #ad - I started it and could not stop. The author's writing style captures the moment of each situation and transports the reader right into the story. His dialogue is spot on the way long-time partners speak to each other, very much like a long-term marriage. Outstanding!! - Anthony Argott. This dickie floyd detective short story takes place chronologically between the Dickie Floyd Detective novels, A GOOD BUNCH OF MEN and DOOR TO A DARK ROOM.
Deadly Riddles Mike Anderson Book 1#ad - Discover a crime mystery which will captivate you till the stunning ending. Let the games begin" said the mysterious voice over the phone. Mike anderson, game programmer, returns to the city of Houston after 15 years of pursuing his career. Now he finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation where he is the prime suspect.
Lines of Duty: Deputy Corus Mystery #1#ad - When the diamonds turn out to be fakes, it’s one too many oddities in an attempted murder with no suspects. Instincts forged in covert action plunge Corus headlong into criminal ranks, but taking the fastest route to answers runs roughshod over the delicate procedural approach he’s supposed to be learning.
The unique hero you didn’t know you needed. The deputy corus series is precisely the blend of action and depth that readers of James Patterson and Lee Child are looking for. What readers are saying about the series:“…Nuance of character development that is often lacking these days. Especially with books that deal with military or police.
Lines of Duty: Deputy Corus Mystery #1 #ad - A heck of a caper that'll make you laugh a lot more often than most crime novels. Not at all the same cookie cutter outline that most crime writers follow for their main character. Corus knows he’s threatening his new life and career in the process, but putting the mission before self-preservation is the hardest habit of all to break.
The one man who can help Corus sort through his issues is the least likely of all. It's much more complex and enjoyable. Exactly the story i was waiting for!""in Lines of Duty, Hazard paints a scene with his words that transported me into a new world and created thought-provoking and enticing dilemmas. The series you didn’t know you’ve been missing.
The Bear: A Suspense Thriller A Reed & Billie Novel Book 7#ad - Not used to being placed on the sidelines, and no good at sitting still for long, the decision was made to travel west to his native Oklahoma and help his parents begin the long process of unpacking their new home. A process that lasted but a single afternoon before the duo found themselves within earshot of a scream too pointed to ignore.
Acting on pure instinct, the two give chase, unknowingly pulling themselves into something much bigger happening across the plains for the better part of a decade. The sight of blood spatter at a crime scene. And the amount of trouble a woman is in by the pitch of her scream. Six weeks prior, billie, on the heels of the most hellish case he could ever remember, Detective Reed Mattox and his K-9 partner, were placed on administrative leave from the Columbus Police Department.
The Bear: A Suspense Thriller A Reed & Billie Novel Book 7 #ad - Young women with seemingly nothing in common disappear, held for months or years before turning up, while some are never found at all. Pulled in against their better judgment, but unable to ignore their true natures, Reed and Billie join with local law enforcement in search of a killer the likes of which they have never encountered… .
The smell of gunpowder in the air. Fearful of what the media might say, the brass decided to put them at arm’s length, allowing the aftermath of that fateful night to settle. Working in law enforcement imparts certain things in a man.
The Girl in the Motel Joe Court Book 1#ad - Now that gangster’s out, and he’s looking to settle scores—Joe included. Joe has fought to leave her past behind. The opening sucks you in and makes you immediately want to know more. Wow great story. One of the best books I've read in a long time. Because the killer hunting her will tear apart her carefully constructed life piece by piece until there’s nothing left.
Unless Joe gets him first. The girl in the motel is the first thrilling novel in New York Times’ bestselling author Chris Culver’s Joe Court series. A top notch read. Loved it. She grew up with her. Now, she has to face it or lose everything she cares about. Will read all in this series. Now, for the first time in her life, she looks forward to her future.
The Girl in the Motel Joe Court Book 1 #ad - His characters just come to life for me. This is one twisted story. For the past twelve years, she’s hidden from a nightmarish past, but with every passing day, her scars fade, and her heart grows lighter. Joe knew her well. After an old friend is murdered, a detective's nightmarish past and comfortable present collide as she hunts a killer.
Sloppy Seconds Mike Anderson Book 2#ad - From a gunshot wound. Tournamentwhen a customer is killed outside a game store where a tournament is being held, Mike has a suspect. Discover a crime mystery which will captivate you till the stunning ending. Crashusually mike Anderson gets called to the scene of the crime by the Chief. But this time the scene of the crime nearly runs him over.
A car crashes right next to Mike, and underneath the rubble is a man that died. But with a strong alibi and no evidence it's an uphill battle to convince the Chief he has the right guy.