Robert B. Parker

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Robert B Parkers Old Black Magic

Robert B. Parker's Old Black Magi...

by Ace Atkins

Iconic, tough-but-tender Boston PI Spenser delves into the black market art scene to investigate a decades-long unsolved crime of dangerous proportions.The heist was legendary, still talked about twenty years after the priceless paintings disappeared ...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/01/2018
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Robert B Parkers Little White Lies

Robert B. Parker's Little White L...

by Ace Atkins

Boston PI Spenser and right hand Hawk follow a con man’s trail of smoke and mirrors in this thrilling entry in Robert B. Parker’s long-running series. Connie Kelly thought she’d found her perfect man on an online dating site. Sh...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/02/2017
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Robert B Parkers Kickback

Robert B. Parker's Kickback

by Ace Atkins

P.I. Spenser, knight-errant of the Back Bay, returns in this stellar addition to the iconic New York Times–bestselling series from author Ace Atkins.What started out as a joke landed seventeen-year-old Dillon Yates in a lockdown juvenile facilit...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/19/2015
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The Judas Goat

The Judas Goat

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser has gone to London -- and not to see the Queen. He's gone to track down a bunch of bombers who've blown away his client's wife and kids. His job is to catch them. Or kill them. His client isn't choosy.But there are nine killers to one Spenser ...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Widows Walk

Widow's Walk

by Robert B. Parker

The indefatigable, poetry-dishing Spenser finds himself in the middle of yet another whopper of a case. A seemingly dim blonde with a supermodel-class body is accused of murdering her blue-blooded, Mayflower-descended banker of a husband. Her alibi: s...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 01/01/2002
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Hugger Mugger

Hugger Mugger

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser is back and embroiled in a dangerous and multi-layered case. Someone has been killing racehorses at stables across the south, and Walter Clive, president of Three Fillies Stables, hires him to find out who. Spenser goes to Georgia to protect H...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 07/05/2000
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A Catskill Eagle

A Catskill Eagle

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser's girlfriend Susan goes away with another man, Jerry Costigan, the son of a very rich and dangerous criminal. Spenser and his friend, Hawk, go to find Susan. Soon they are in the world of the CIA, guns and murder.

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Stranger in Paradise

Stranger in Paradise

by Robert B. Parker

The last time Jesse Stone, police chief of Paradise, Massachusetts, saw Wilson "Crow" Cromartie, the Apache hit man was racing away in a speedboat after executing one of the most lucrative and deadly heists in the town's history. Crow manag...

Narrator: James Naughton
Published: 02/05/2008
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The Widening Gyre

The Widening Gyre

by Robert B. Parker

The adoring wife of a senatorial candidate has a smile as sweet as candy and dots her "i's" with little hearts. A blond beauty, she is the perfect mate for an ambitious politician, but she has a little problem with sex and drugs--a problem s...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Promised Land

Promised Land

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser is good at finding things. But this time he has a client out on Cape Cod who is in over his head. Harvey Shepard has lost his pretty wife -- and a very pretty quarter million bucks in real estate. Now a loan shark is putting on the bite.Spense...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Bad Business

Bad Business

by Robert B. Parker

When Marlene Cowley hires Spenser to see if her husband Trent is cheating on her, he encounters more than he bargained for: not only does he find a two-timing husband, but a second investigator as well, hired by the husband to look after his wife. As...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 03/09/2004
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Playmates

Playmates

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser smells corruption in a college town. Taft University's hottest basketball star is shaving points for quick cash. All manner of sleaze -- from corrupt academics to hoods with graduate degrees -- have their fingers in the pot.Spenser's search ta...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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A Savage Place

A Savage Place

by Robert B. Parker

TV reporter Candy Sloan has eyes the color of cornflowers and legs that stretch all the way to heaven. She also has somebody threatening to rearrange her lovely face if she keeps on snooping into charges of Hollywood racketeering.Spenser's job is to k...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Early Autumn

Early Autumn

by Robert B. Parker

“[Robert B.] Parker's brilliance is in his simple dialogue, and in Spenser.”—The Philadelphia InquirerA bitter divorce is only the beginning. First the father hires thugs to kidnap his son. Then the mother hires Spenser to get the...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Stardust

Stardust

by Robert B. Parker

When a Hollywood-based TV series schedules filming in Boston, Spenser smells trouble. When he signs up to protect the show's star, Jill Joyce, he knows it's on its way.First, there's Jill herself. She's spoiled, arrogant, drugged out -- made worse by ...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Ceremony

Ceremony

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser's out to make war, not love, as he goes after Boston's entire X-rated industry. Pretty teenager April Kyle has disappeared into the city's darkest underworld, and to rescue her, Spencer pits muscle and wit against bullets and bullies.

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Taming a SeaHorse

Taming a Sea-Horse

by Robert B. Parker

Nice girls don't. But blond, beautiful April Kyle does. She's a hooker hooked on the wrong guy -- and she's on her way to trouble. So is Spenser.Looking out for April has landed him in the crud of Times Square. It's not a long way to big-business boar...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Valediction

Valediction

by Robert B. Parker

The most dangerous man to cross is one who isn't afraid to die. But the most deadly is one who doesn't want to live. And Spenser has just lost the woman who made life his #1 priority.So when a religious sect kidnaps a pretty young dancer, no death thr...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Mortal Stakes

Mortal Stakes

by Robert B. Parker

Everybody loves a winner, and the Rabbs are major league. Marty is the Red Sox star pitcher, Linda the loving wife. She loves everyone except the blackmailer out to wreck her life.Is Marty throwing fast balls or throwing games? It doesn't take long...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Pale Kings and Princes

Pale Kings and Princes

by Robert B. Parker

“Ebullient entertainment.”—Time A hotshot reporter is dead. He'd gone to take a look-see at “Miami North”—little Wheaton, Massachusetts—the biggest cocaine distribution center above the Mason-Dixon line. Did t...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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School Days

School Days

by Robert B. Parker

Lily Ellsworth--erect, firm, white-haired, and stylish--is the grand dame of Dowling, Massachusetts, and possesses an iron will and a bottomless purse. When she hires Spenser to investigate her grandson Jared Clark's alleged involvement in a school sh...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 09/27/2005
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Crimson Joy

Crimson Joy

by Robert B. Parker

A serial killer is on the loose in Beantown and the cops can't catch him. But when the killer leaves his red rose calling card for Spenser's own Susan Silverman, he gets all the attention that Spenser and Hawk can give.Spenser plays against time while...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Appaloosa

Appaloosa

by Robert B. Parker

A richly imagined novel of the Old West, as spare and vivid as a high plains sunset, from one of the world's most talented performers. It was a long time ago, now, and there were many gunfights to follow, but I remember as well as I remember anything ...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 06/07/2005
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The Godwulf Manuscript

The Godwulf Manuscript

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser earned his degree in the school of hard knocks, so he is ready when a Boston university hires him to recover a rare, stolen manuscript. He is hardly surpised that his only clue is a radical student with four bullets in his chest.The cops are r...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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BlueEyed Devil

Blue-Eyed Devil

by Robert B. Parker

Law enforcement in Appaloosa had once been Virgil Cole and me. Now there was a chief of police and twelve policemen. Our third day back in town, the chief invited us to the office for a talk. The new chief is Amos Callico, a tall, fat man in a de...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 05/04/2010
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Looking for Rachel Wallace

Looking for Rachel Wallace

by Robert B. Parker

Spenser is..."The sassiest, funniest, most-enjoyable-to-read-about private eye around today...the legitimate heir to the Hammett-Chandler-Macdonald tradition." --The Cincinnati Post Spenser is..."Tougher, stronger, better educated, and ...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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Robert B Parkers The Bridge

Robert B. Parker's The Bridge

by Robert Knott

The next gritty, gun-slinging entry in the New York Times–bestselling series, featuring itinerant lawmen Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch.Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are back in Appaloosa, where their work enforcing the ...

Narrator: Rex Linn
Published: 12/30/2014
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Back Story

Back Story

by Robert B. Parker

Renaissance man Spenser - he of the acerbic social commentary, the gourmet cookery, and the steely abs - turns his considerable talents to the unraveling of a thirty-year-old murder mystery. During a 1974 holdup in a Boston bank by a revolutionary gro...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 03/18/2003
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HundredDollar Baby

Hundred-Dollar Baby

by Robert B. Parker

Once upon a time, though not so long ago, there was a girl named April Kyle–a beautiful teenage runaway who turned to prostitution to escape her terrible family life. Now, April Kyle’s return in Hundred-Dollar Baby is nothing short of shoc...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 10/24/2006
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God Save the Child

God Save the Child

by Robert B. Parker

Appie Knoll is the kind of suburb where kids grow up right. But something is wrong. Fourteen-year-old Kevin Bartlett disappears. Everyone thinks he's run away -- until the comic strip ransom note arrives.It doesn't take Spenser long to get the picture...

Narrator: Michael Prichard
Published: 07/14/2009
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The Professional

The Professional

by Robert B. Parker

A knock on Spenser's office door can only mean one thing: a new case. This time the visitor is a local lawyer with an interesting story. Elizabeth Shaw specializes in wills and trusts at the Boston law firm of Shaw & Cartwright, and over the years...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 10/06/2009
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Brimstone

Brimstone

by Robert B. Parker

When we last saw Everett Hitch and Virgil Cole, they had just restored peace to the rough-and-tumble town of Resolution. Virgil, however, has only one thing on his mind these days: Allie French, the woman who stole his heart in Appaloosa. Even though ...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 05/05/2009
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Robert B Parkers Fool Me Twice

Robert B. Parker's Fool Me Twice

by Michael Brandman

Autumn in Paradise, Massachusetts, is usually an idyllic time—but not this year. A Hollywood movie company has come to town, and brought with it a huge cast, crew, and a troubled star. Marisol Hinton is very beautiful, reasonably talented, and s...

Narrator: James Naughton
Published: 09/11/2012
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Robert B Parkers Cheap Shot

Robert B. Parker's Cheap Shot

by Ace Atkins

The iconic, tough-but-tender Boston PI Spenser returns in an outstanding new addition to the New York Times-bestselling series from author Ace Atkins.Kinjo Heywood is one of the New England Patriots’ marquee players—a hard-nosed lineb...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/06/2014
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Sixkill

Sixkill

by Robert B. Parker

The last Spenser novel completed by Robert B. Parker.On location in Boston, bad-boy actor Jumbo Nelson is accused of the rape and murder of a young woman. From the start the case seems fishy, so the Boston PD calls on Spenser to investigate. Things do...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/03/2011
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Cold Service

Cold Service

by Robert B. Parker

When Spenser's closet ally, Hawk, is brutally injured and left for dead while protecting booking Luther Gillespie, Spenser embarks on an epic journey to rehabilitate his friend in body and soul. Hawk, always proud, has never been dependent on anyone....

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 03/08/2005
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Rough Weather

Rough Weather

by Robert B. Parker

“Robert B. Parker is that rarity–a prolific author whose books are consistently original, suspenseful and fascinating. His crackling dialogue is always fresh and smart-alecky. You’re happily hooked before you know it.”-ForbesHe...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 10/07/2008
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Resolution

Resolution

by Robert B. Parker

The New York Times—bestselling author’s richly imagined work of historical fiction: a powerful tale of the Old West from the acknowledged master of crime fiction.I had an eight-gauge shotgun that I’d taken with me when I left Wells F...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 06/03/2008
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All Our Yesterdays

All Our Yesterdays

by Robert B. Parker

They were the Sheridan men, ruled by passion, betrayed by love, heirs to a legacy of violence and forbidden desire.  Gus, Boston's top homicide cop: he knew equally well the backroom politics of City Hall and the private passions of the very...

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 07/23/2002
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Sea Change

Sea Change

by Robert B. Parker

A battered body washes ashore in Paradise, Massachusetts, during the town's biggest event - Race Week. Jesse's investigation takes him to Florida, and back, while his private life takes him back to his ex-wife.From the Compact Disc edition.

Narrator: Scott Sowers
Published: 02/07/2006
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Trouble in Paradise

Trouble in Paradise

by Robert B. Parker

Robert B. Parker and his legendary Spenser series have long been considered the ne plus ultra of detective fiction.  But the critics' praise for Jesse Stone's debut in Night Passage proved there was room for addition to the Parker literary c...

Narrator: Richard Masur
Published: 07/05/2000
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Split Image

Split Image

by Robert B. Parker

The body in the trunk was just the beginning.            Turns out the stiff was a foot soldier for local tough guy Reggie Galen, now enjoying a comfortable “retirement” with his beaut...

Narrator: James Naughton
Published: 02/23/2010
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Spare Change

Spare Change

by Robert B. Parker

Hi, Phil,You miss me? I got bored, so I thought I’d reestablish our relationship. Give us both something to do in our later years. Stay tuned.Spare Change When a serial murderer dubbed “The Spare Change Killer” by the Boston press ...

Narrator: Kate Burton
Published: 06/05/2007
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Painted Ladies

Painted Ladies

by Robert B. Parker

The brilliant new Spenser novel from the beloved New York Times-bestselling author Robert B. Parker. Called upon by The Hammond Museum and renowned art scholar Dr. Ashton Prince, Spenser accepts his latest case: to provide protection during a ransom e...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 10/05/2010
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Blue Screen

Blue Screen

by Robert B. Parker

Sunny Randall, the Boston P.I. with a personal life as tangled as that of her clients, is hired on as a bodyguard to an up-and-coming starlet, and discovers some ugly truths behind her glossy façade.Buddy Bollen is a C-list movie mogul who made h...

Narrator: Kate Burton
Published: 06/13/2006
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Night and Day

Night and Day

by Robert B. Parker

Police chief Jesse Stone has received his share of unusual calls, but none can top the one from the local junior high school. When reports of lewd conduct by the school’s principal, Betsy Ingersoll, filter into the station, Jesse is faced w...

Narrator: James Naughton
Published: 02/24/2009
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High Profile

High Profile

by Robert B. Parker

When the body of controversial talk-show host Walton Weeks is discovered hanging from a tree on the outskirts of Paradise, police chief Jesse Stone finds himself at the center of a highly public case. When another dead body–that of a young woman...

Narrator: Scott Sowers
Published: 02/13/2007
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Silent Night

Silent Night

by Robert B. Parker

It’s December in Boston, and Spenser is busy planning the menu for Christmas dinner when he’s confronted in his office by a young boy named Slide.  Homeless and alone, Slide has found refuge with an organization named Street Business,...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 10/22/2013
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Robert B Parkers Lullaby

Robert B. Parker's Lullaby

by Ace Atkins

When fourteen-year-old Mattie Sullivan asks Spenser to look into her mother’s murder, he’s not completely convinced by her claim that the police investigation four years ago was botched. Mattie is gruff, street-smart, and wise beyond her y...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 05/01/2012
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The Boxer and the Spy

The Boxer and the Spy

by Robert B. Parker

His name was Jason Green and he was dead. When a shy high school student’s body is found washed up on the shore of a quiet New England beach town–an alleged suicide linked to steroids–fifteen-year-old boxer-in-training Terry Novak is...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 04/28/2009
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