Search Results: "Kinley Roby"


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DEATH’S OTHER KINGDOM by Kinley Roby
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 16, 2009

"Newcomers may feel as if they're arriving late at a party where introductions have already been made. For fans, it's more of the same moody Florida melodrama."
Harry Brock (Fear Death by Water, 2008, etc.) returns to investigate underground human trafficking. Read full book review >

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BEYOND REDRESS by Kinley Roby
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 23, 2013

"As easy to solve as most of Roby's South Florida mysteries, but one that offers in compensation much steamy atmosphere, both in and out of the bedroom."
Despite the invasion of Florida by the veracious Nile monitor lizard, humans are still the most dangerous game. Read full book review >

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DEATH'S LONG SHADOW by Kinley Roby
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 21, 2011

"Another exciting entry in Roby's Harry Brock series (Death's Other Kingdom, 2009, etc.) set in southwest Florida. Although mystery is lacking, there is plenty of action and romance to keep the reader engaged."
P.I. Harry Brock has a difficult time handling his relationships with three women as he works a murder case. Read full book review >

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AN ANECDOTAL DEATH by Kinley Roby
Released: April 8, 2015

"Although it isn't his toughest mystery or the one with the most thrills, Harry's 10th case is special because it cuts painfully close to his core."
A private investigator tackles a politically sensitive case that changes his life. Read full book review >

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TWO IN THE CHURCHYARD LIE by Kinley Roby
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 17, 2007

"A rousing story with a satisfyingly complex hero."
The flora and fauna of southwestern Florida provide the exotic backdrop for a slew of unpleasant crimes. Read full book review >

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BIRDS OF WINTER by Kinley Roby
Released: Nov. 14, 2012

"Harry's adventures continue to provide physical dangers, Florida lore and an endless supply of women for him to fall in love with. This installment, more thriller than mystery, grips you from beginning to end."
Steamy Southwest Florida provides the backdrop for more dangerous dealings. Read full book review >

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FEAR DEATH BY WATER by Kinley Roby
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 17, 2008

"Another tautly plotted and altogether delightful ode to Florida's forgotten backcountry."
A job involving threatening letters and e-mails lands private eye Harry Brock chest deep in alligator-infested waters. Read full book review >

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THE ULTIMATE BETRAYAL by Kimberla Lawson Roby
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 9, 2015

"Melodramatic, yes, but compellingly readable."
Fans of the Reverend Curtis Black series will rejoice with this latest installment of the extended-family saga. Read full book review >

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A HOUSE DIVIDED by Kimberla Lawson Roby
Released: May 7, 2013

"A soap opera filled with people indulging in bad behavior. Fans of the Black family's misplaced haloes will love this latest installment."
The Black family is ecstatic: Son Matthew and his girlfriend, Racquel, are about to deliver the very first grandchild. But squabbling between the two grandmothers threatens to irrevocably divide the family. Read full book review >

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LOVE AND LIES by Kimberla Lawson Roby
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2007

"Plenty of action, but far-fetched and joyless."
Bad decisions and even worse men endanger the orderly lives of close friends Charlotte and Janine. Read full book review >

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A WALK ALONG THE PATH by Jessica Roby
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 31, 2016

"A tender meditation on the hope that one can discover in the darkest despair."
In this memoir, a woman recollects how faith helped her endure extraordinary travails. Read full book review >

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COPYCAT by Kimberla Lawson Roby
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 31, 2017

"An All About Eve-style cautionary tale for successful women."
Traci Calloway Cole has just published her third novel: Copycat. Isn't it a coincidence that now she has a copycat of her own? Read full book review >