Books by Stella Whitelaw

FOLD AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 1, 2009

"Despite some rough sailing, virtue triumphs satisfyingly in Jordan's ninth (Turn and Die, 2007, etc.)."
A sea cruise is just what the doctor didn't order for First Class Investigation's lead detective. Read full book review >
DEAD SLOW AHEAD by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Dec. 1, 2008

"More incident, less entertainment. Whitelaw's second case for Casey Jones is twice as busy but half the fun of any of her Jordan Lacey tales."
A second cruise aboard the beautiful Countess Georgina proves even more challenging for entertainments director Casey Jones than her maiden voyage. Read full book review >
SECOND SITTING by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: June 1, 2008

"Compared to edgy, quirky Jordan, Casey's a soppy mess. Toss this one back. "
A new series from the creator of Jordan Lacey (Turn and Die, 2007, etc.) sets an ex-dancer on the trail of a high-seas serial killer. Read full book review >
TURN AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: June 1, 2007

"Lacey serves each client, rich or poor, with grace and persistence, never losing her nerve, her sense of irony or her passion for James."
Months after a near-fatal accident, private detective Jordan Lacey (Ring and Die, 2005, etc.) goes back to work, knowing too well that time may not heal all wounds. Read full book review >
VEIL OF DEATH by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"A suspect-rich spin on Murder on the Orient Express: gimmicky but compelling."
Leaving lovelorn investigator Jordan Lacey (Jest and Die, 2004, etc.) pining, Whitelaw tells the tale of a more practical miss who beds, then weds the man of her dreams, only to lose him in the end. Read full book review >
JEST AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2004

"Another offbeat, engaging mix of mystery and romance."
Still cold-shouldered by her dreamboat, dishy DI James, private eye Jordan Lacey turns to a host of male admirers to help her crack her latest case. Read full book review >
HIDE AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Although Jordan's still quirky and unconventional, romance finally overtakes mystery in Whitelaw's meandering fourth."
Sussex seacoast p.i. Jordan Lacey (Spin and Die, 2002, etc.) graduates from recovering lost tortoises to trapping lying lovers and cross-dressing spouses. Read full book review >
SPIN AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

West Sussex private eye Lacey Jordan (Wave and Die, 2001, etc.) may have bitten off more than she can chew when she agrees to help Oliver Guilbert, general manager of Latching's sole upscale department store, get the goods on Sonia Spiller, a customer who claims to have fallen in the basement, dislocating her shoulder. Read full book review >

WAVE AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

Young Jordan Lacey (Pray and Die, 2001) has her goals. Read full book review >

PRAY AND DIE by Stella Whitelaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Dec. 1, 2000

Whitelaw, whose most recent mysteries have featured cats in starring roles, launches her new, all-too-human heroine with this entry in the plucky-single-woman-in-danger genre. Read full book review >