Taken Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 15 #ad - She's wrong. But he may already be too late. The search for a missing girl leads private investigators Elvis Cole and Joe Pike into the nightmarish world of human trafficking in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Robert Crais. When nita morales hires elvis Cole to find her missing daughter, she's sure it's a ruse orchestrated by the girl and her boyfriend.
The Sentry Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 14G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - It's a trap. But it's much more than a deception. For all intents and purposes, Pike saved Wilson Smith's life. Private investigators joe pike and elvis Cole get double-crossed in this twisty, gripping New York Times bestseller that will have readers on the edge of their seats. When gangbangers shake down the modest owner of a Los Angeles eatery, Joe Pike intervenes.
It's only when pike's feelings for the woman deepen that he and his partner, discover that Dru and her uncle are not at all who they seem, Elvis Cole, and everything Pike has learned about them is a lie. But for reasons of their own, Smith and his lovely niece, Dru, are curiously resentful. And with every new twist it's proving to be a killer.
The First Rule Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 13G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - What starts out as a simple trail gets twisted fast by old grudges, blood vengeance, double crosses, and a crime so terrible even Pike and his partner Elvis Cole have no way to measure it. Joe pike and his partner elvis cole must solve the murder of an old friend and his entire family in this gripping thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Robert Crais.
The First Rule Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 13 #ad - When frank meyer and his family are executed during a home invasion, the police begin investigating the secret life they're sure Meyer had. Joe pike's on a hunt of his own: to clear his friend's name, and to punish the people who murdered him.
The Promise: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike NovelG.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - As the two cases intertwine, they all find themselves up against shadowy arms dealers and corrupt officials, and the very woman they promised to save may be the cause of their own deaths. Elvis cole and Joe Pike keep their promises. Meanwhile, lapd k-9 officer scott james and his patrol dog, Maggie, track a fugitive to a house filled with explosives—and a dead body.
The Promise: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel #ad - Elvis cole and joe pike are joined by suspect heroes lapd k-9 Officer Scott James and his German shepherd, Maggie, in this heart-stopping thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Robert Crais. Elvis cole is hired to find a woman who’s disappeared, a seemingly ordinary case, until he learns the missing woman is an explosives expert and worked for a Defense Department contractor.
Even if it could get them killed.
Chasing Darkness: An Elvis Cole Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 12Simon & Schuster #ad - Three years earlier lionel Byrd was brought to trial for the murder of a female prostitute named Yvonne Bennett. Private investigator elvis cole learns that LA fires bring more than heat, they bring his old friend Joe Pike and the past. Cole’s fight to clear his name brings murder and corruption terrifyingly close to home.
It’s fire season, and the hills of Los Angeles are burning. Elvis was hailed as a hero. But the discovery of the death album in Byrd’s lap now brands Elvis as an unwitting accomplice to murder. A taped confession coerced by the police inspired a prominent defense attorney to take Byrd’s case, and Elvis Cole was hired to investigate.
Chasing Darkness: An Elvis Cole Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 12 #ad - Captured in photographs that could only have been taken by the murderer, Yvonne Bennett was the fifth of the seven victims—two more young women were murdered after Lionel Byrd walked free. And when the suicide victim is identified as a former suspect in one of the murders, the news turns Elvis Cole’s world upside down.
So elvis can’t help but wonder—did he, elvis cole, politics, elvis cole and joe pike desperately fight to uncover the truth about Lionel Byrd and his nightmare album of death—a truth hidden by lies, cost two more young women their lives? Shut out of the investigation by a special LAPD task force determined to close the case, and corruption in a world where nothing is what it seems to be.
But the gunshot victim is less gruesome than what they find in his lap: a photo album of seven brutally murdered young women—one per year, for seven years. Chasing darkness is a blistering thriller from the bestselling author who sets the standard for intense, powerful crime writing. It was cole’s eleventh-hour discovery of an exculpatory videotape that allowed Lionel Byrd to walk free.
The Watchman: A Joe Pike Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 11Simon & Schuster #ad - Taking matters into his own hands, hit hard, Joe drops off the gird with Larkin and follows his own survival rules: strike fast, hunt down the hunters. As the body count rises, a lost soul in the city of Angels, Pike’s biggest threat might come from the girl herself, determined to destroy herself unless Joe Pike can teach her the value of life.
. And love. Pike commits to protecting the girl, but it becomes clear someone in their circle is selling them out. He’s an ex-cop, ex-marine, ex-mercenary who owes a bad man a favor, and that favor is to keep the uncontrollable Larkin alive. At last, the enigmatic partner of Elvis Cole The Two Minute Rule takes center stage in this pulse-racing thriller.
But in doing so she becomes the target for a relentless team of killers. When joe pike is charged with safeguarding a wealthy heiress, he discovers protecting the sole witness to a crime is nothing compared to protecting an LA party girl from her own self-destruction…Larkin Conner Barkley lives like the City of Angels is hers for the taking.
The Watchman: A Joe Pike Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 11 #ad - Pike lives a world away from the palaces of Beverly Hills. And when the us marshals and the finest security money can buy can’t protect her, Larkin’s wealthy family turns to the one man money can't buy―Joe Pike. Young and staggeringly rich, she speeds through the city during its loneliest hours, blowing through red after red in her Aston Martin as if running for her life.
Then suddenly she sees another car’s metal-on-metal explosion of a terrible accident and, dazed, finds herself the single witness in a secret federal investigation.
The Wanted Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 17G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Pretty soon, they’ll find out everything they need to know to track the kids down—and then nothing that Elvis or Joe can do may make any difference. It might even get them killed. When single-mother devon connor hires elvis Cole, it’s because her troubled teenage son Tyson is flashing cash and she’s afraid he’s dealing drugs.
The new york times bestsellerinvestigator elvis cole and his partner joe Pike take on the deadliest case of their lives in the new masterpiece of suspense from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Robert Crais. It seemed like a simple case—before the bodies started piling up. But the truth is devastatingly different.
The Wanted Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 17 #ad - With two others, he’s been responsible for a string of high-end burglaries, a crime spree that takes a deadly turn when one of them is murdered and Tyson and his girlfriend disappear. They stole the wrong thing from the wrong man, and, determined to get it back, he has hired two men who are smart and brutal and the best at what they do.
To even the odds, cole brings in his friend Joe Pike, but even the two of them together may be overmatched. The police don’t want them anywhere near the investigation, the teenagers refuse to be found, and the hired killers are leaving a trail of bodies in their wake.
The Last Detective: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike NovelBallantine Books #ad - Venturing deep inside a complex psyche, crais explores elvis's need for family—the military that embraced him during a troubled adolescence, his rock-solid partnership with Pike, and his floundering relationship with Lucy—as they race the clock in their search for Ben. Joining forces with his enigmatic partner, joe pike, elvis frantically searches for Ben with the help of LAPD Detective Carol Starkey, as Lucy's wealthy, oil-industry ex-husband attempts to wrest control of the investigation.
Now, los angeles private investigator elvis Cole, Crais returns to his signature character, in a masterful page-turner that probes the meaning of family and the burdens of the past. Desperate to believe that the boy has run away, evidence soon mounts to suggest a much darker scenario. While lucy is away on business and her ten-year-old son, Ben, is staying with Elvis, Ben disappears without a trace.
The Last Detective: An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel #ad - Elvis Cole is back. When she moved from louisiana to join Elvis in Los Angeles, she never dreamed that violence would so easily touch her life—but then the unthinkable happens. With his acclaimed bestsellers, hostage and Demolition Angel, Robert Crais drew raves for his unstoppable pacing, edgy characterizations, and cinematic prose.
Amid the maelstrom of personal conflicts, elvis and Joe are forced to consider a more troubling lead—one indicating that Ben's disappearance is connected to a terrible, long-held secret from Elvis Cole's past.
Suspect An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike NovelG.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - A german shepherd who survived two tours in Afghanistan sniffing explosives before losing her handler, her PTSD is as bad as Scott’s. They are each other’s last chance. But what they find could ultimately break them both. One of booklist's 10 best Crime Fiction Books of the Year. He is unfit for duty—until he meets his new partner.
Suspect An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel #ad - From the #1 new york times bestselling author of the elvis Cole and Joe Pike series comes a thrilling novel featuring LAPD K-9 Officer Scott James and his German shepherd, Maggie. Nine months ago, stephanie, nearly killed him, a shocking assault by unidentified men killed Scott James' partner, ashamed, and left him enraged, and ready to explode.
And they’re about to investigate the one case no one wants them to touch: identifying the men who murdered Stephanie. Maggie is not doing so well, either.
L.A. Requiem Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 8Ballantine Books #ad - . Terrific entertainment. The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city. Absolutely terrific!”—david baldacci“Darker, denser, deeper, and more satisfying than anything he’s written before. The denver post“A whodunit with salsa and soul. For a dark web of conspiracy threatens to destroy Pike and Cole's twelve-year friendship—if not their lives.
. A powerful portrait of Los Angeles in our time: swift, colorful, gripping, a real knockout. Dean koontzthe day starts like any other in L. A. But for private investigator Joe Pike, the city will never be the same again. His ex-lover, is dead, Karen Garcia, brutally murdered with a gun shot to the head. Now karen's powerful father calls on pike a former cop and his partner, everyone has secrets, to keep an eye on the LAPD as they search for his daughter's killer--because in the luminous City of Angels, Elvis Cole, and even the mighty blue have something to hide.
L.A. Requiem Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 8 #ad - Requiem“one of the best crime novels I've ever read. Just might be singing their dirge. Praise for L. A.
Indigo Slam: An Elvis Cole Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 7Hachette Books #ad - Hired by three kids to find their missing father, Elvis now must pick up the cold pieces of a drama that began that night. He's facing a storm of desperation and conspiracy--bearing down on three children whose only crime was their survival. Then everything changes. Three years ago, a Seattle family ran for their lives in a hail of bullets.
Indigo Slam: An Elvis Cole Novel Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 7 #ad - What he finds is a sordid tale of high crimes and illicit drugs. As clues to a man's secret life emerge from the shadows, Elvis knows he's not just up against ruthless mobsters and some very angry Feds. Available for the first time as an ebook!Life in the California sun suits Elvis Cole--until the day a fifteen-year-old girl and her two younger siblings walk into his office.