Books by Jeff Lindsay

JEFF LINDSAY is the author of Darkly Dreaming Dexter, and the coauthor with his wife, Hilary Hemingway, of Hunting with Hemingway. He lives in Cape Coral, Florida.


DOUBLE DEXTER by Jeff Lindsay
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 18, 2011

Two sociopaths are a crowd, as Miami-Dade forensic tech Dexter Morgan (Dexter is Delicious, 2010, etc.) realizes when he's crowded by a wannabe who seems bent on taking over his gig as the bloody scourge of Miami's worst citizens.

Just as he's cleaning up the considerable mess after executing Puffalump, né Steve Valentine, the pederast clown who'd killed at least three little boys before meeting his doom, Dexter realizes he's been seen at work by someone driving a beat-up Honda. Read full book review >

DEXTER IS DELICIOUS by Jeff Lindsay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 7, 2010

"Have no fear: All those tender feelings don't keep Dexter from breaking into a walk-in refrigerator, attacking a pirate ship and preventing Debs from turning into a late-night snack. Ghoulish fun for like-minded souls."
Fatherly affection, empathy, guilt—could everyone's favorite law-enforcement sociopath (Dexter by Design, 2009, etc.) be turning soft? Read full book review >
DEXTER BY DESIGN by Jeff Lindsay
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Sept. 8, 2009

"The best of Dexter's four adventures to date, the trademark mixture of amusement and horror complemented by a genuinely suspenseful plot."
The Miami PD forensic tech who analyzes blood-spatter patterns of murder victims when he's not dispatching them himself (Dexter in the Dark, 2007, etc.) comes up against an equally formidable foe. Read full book review >
DEXTER IN THE DARK by Jeff Lindsay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 18, 2007

"Sadly, the struggle between Dexter and his new demons is more portentous than interesting. How you feel about Dexter's third adventure will depend on how invested you are in Dexter."
Dexter Morgan, Miami's favorite vigilante sociopath, battles demons more powerful than even he can imagine. Read full book review >
DEARLY DEVOTED DEXTER by Jeff Lindsay
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: July 19, 2005

"Not, sad to say, till the very last pages, though he does do yeoman's sleuthing work on the uncompelling mystery. While he's waiting to kill, however, Dexter is never less than brainy, witty and macabre."
A second outing for Dexter Morgan, the sociopathic blood-spatter analyst who helps the Miami Police Department catch bad guys when he's not busy killing them himself (Darkly Dreaming Dexter, 2004). Read full book review >
DARKLY DREAMING DEXTER by Jeff Lindsay
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 27, 2004

"Cheap fun: a guilty pleasure few monster-addicts will be able to resist."
A witty, grisly debut about the secret adventures of a Florida sociopath who murders only bad guys. Read full book review >