Jim Knighthorse
Books in series4
UNABRIDGED
(3.9 based on 92 ratings)
  • 1

    Dark Horse: Jim Knighthorse, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By J. R. Rain
    • Narrated By Jason Starr
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (42)
    Performance
    (38)
    Story
    (37)

    When high school student Derrick Booker, the only black student at a posh Orange County high school, is accused of killing his white girlfriend, ex-college football hero and detective Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper into the murder. It doesn't take long for Knighthorse to realize that not all is as it seems at tranquil Huntington High, from a band director who preys on the innocent to a vice-principal with a secret agenda of her own.

    Sheryl says: "Will be looking for more from this author"
    Will be looking for more from this author

    This was a really good book, I especially liked the character interaction.

    Reviewed on December 28 2012 by Sheryl (Union, MO, United States)
  • 2

    The Mummy Case: Jim Knighthorse, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By J. R. Rain
    • Narrated By Jason Starr
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (26)
    Performance
    (23)
    Story
    (23)

    Private investigator Jim Knighthorse (from Dark Horse) takes on a very, very cold case. When historian Willie Clarke dies of mysteriously of dehydration in the California deserts, ex-football hero Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper - and discovers a shocking connection to one of the West's oldest mysteries.

    Zulu says: "Fun mysteries"
    Fun mysteries

    Might have gotten a higher score but his ego gets a little irritating after a while, but I'd give it a 3.5 if I could. There were several plot lines ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 21 2013 by Zulu (Cedar Park, TX)
  • 3

    Hail Mary: Jim Knighthorse Series, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By J.R. Rain
    • Narrated By Jason Starr
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (19)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (16)

    In this third book of the series, Private investigator Jim Knighthorse finds himself on the trail of his mother's killer, a cold case spanning two decades. While on the hunt, he takes on a brutal case that takes him into shark-infested waters and deep into the heart of Mexico. All the while, Knighthorse comes closer and closer to finding his mother's killer...and there's going to be hell to pay.

    harmonytoo says: "Very Disappointing"
    Very Disappointing

    I don't know if I would read another J. R. Rain book.

    Reviewed on April 28 2013 by harmonytoo (DUARTE, CA, United States)
  • 4

    Clean Slate: Jim Knighthorse, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By J. R. Rain
    • Narrated By Jason Starr
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    Private investigator Jim Knighthorse returns in book 4 of the series when he's hired to find out if Freddie Calgary, a popular movie and TV star, really overdosed and died two years ago, or if he is still alive. The investigation turns into a big road trip as Jim follows the clues to L.A., Sedona, and San Antonio. There is plenty of action and danger as the dark side of Hollywood spills its blood, secrets and scandal over three cities.

    rick says: "Best Knighthorse yet"
    Best Knighthorse yet

    Once past the first two or three chapters the Spenser clone aspect of the series faded a bit and more aspects of the character evolved. Jim is still t..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 24 2014 by rick (NC, United States)