Retrieval Artist
Books in series9
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(4.2 based on 3299 ratings)
  • 1

    The Disappeared: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (439)
    Performance
    (270)
    Story
    (276)

    Retrieval Artists help the lost find their way back home, whether they like it or not. Specialized private detectives, they investigate the most unusual crimes in the galaxy. But Miles Flint isn't a Retrieval Artist. He's just a cop, trying to do his job.

    Phelix_da_Kat says: "Sprint finish.."
    Sprint finish..

    Ok, I must admit this was actually my 2nd attempt at this book.

    On my fist attempt I found the initial 20mins a struggle to get into - b..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 17 2008 by Phelix_da_Kat ()
  • 2

    Extremes: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (575)
    Performance
    (254)
    Story
    (258)

    His name: Miles Flint. His occupation: Retrieval Artist. His job: find the Disappeared - outlaws on the run, wanted for crimes against alien cultures. The catch: Flint isn't working on the side of the law anymore.

    Christopher says: "A good second book in this series"
    A good second book in this series

    Ms. Rusch delivered a good second book in this series, focusing on the characters and the detective work, even by the ex-detective Flint.

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    Reviewed on July 29 2009 by Christopher (SOMERS, MT, United States)
  • 3

    Consequences: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (463)
    Performance
    (213)
    Story
    (216)

    Officer Noelle DeRicci is investigating a murder in Armstrong, the domed colony on the Moon. The victim was one of the Disappeared - outlaws in hiding who are wanted for crimes against alien civilizations - whose family had her brought home, believing she was no longer in danger.

    MrBoobo says: "Maybe the best of the series"
    Maybe the best of the series

    First off let me say read the books in order, don't start here. While the author does give a lot of background and set up you really do yourself a dis..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 31 2012 by MrBoobo (Bethpage, NY, United States)
  • 4

    Buried Deep: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (383)
    Performance
    (185)
    Story
    (184)

    Forensic anthropologist Aisha Costard has been summoned to Mars to examine skeletal remains recently discovered beneath a building erected by the Disty aliens. The bones belong to a human woman who vanished 30 years ago with her children.

    Michelle says: "The best so far"
    The best so far

    Good action, good suspense. Learned more about the alien Disti(?) and their rites. Enjoyed the interplay between protagonists.

    Reviewed on October 17 2008 by Michelle (Los Alamos, United States Minor Outlying Islands)
  • 5

    Paloma: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (357)
    Performance
    (169)
    Story
    (167)

    As a Retrieval Artist, Miles Flint helps the Disappeared, saving the lives of those oppressed under the Earth Alliance regime. He owes his livelihood and his very sense of honor to a woman known as Paloma. It was she who was responsible for setting him on this path. And now she has been murdered.

    Tal says: "Very thorough thought put into every book"
    Very thorough thought put into every book

    Since the first book in the retrieval artist series (The Disappeared), I was impressed by the thoroughness of the plot line. The technical aspects of ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 28 2009 by Tal (shrewsbury, MA, USA)
  • 6

    Recovery Man: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (320)
    Performance
    (149)
    Story
    (147)

    On Jupiter's moon, Callisto, a mysterious Recovery Man kidnaps Rhonda Shindo after he terrorizes and then abandons her brilliant 13-year-old daughter, Talia. While authorities on Callisto search for Rhonda, her employers at the Aleyd Corporation try to gain custody of Talia. Somehow, Callisto authorities realize, she's part of the crime, even though she was left behind.

    Melisa says: "I hope there will be more."
    I hope there will be more.

    I've listened to all 6 books in the Retrieval Artist series and enjoyed them all. The characters are interesting and easy to come to care about, despi..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 21 2008 by Melisa (Ponchatoula, LA, United States)
  • 7

    Duplicate Effort: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (319)
    Performance
    (153)
    Story
    (151)

    Retrieval Artist Miles Flint is on a personal mission - to bring down the corrupt law firm of Wagner, Stuart, and Xender. Then a journalist working with him is murdered, and Miles may be next. But before he can begin to investigate, he has a more personal crisis to deal with - his daughter Talia is missing. Talia - one of six clones of Miles' long-dead child - has gone off to find the other five. As Miles pursues her, he begins to fear that her search for her "sisters" and his for the killer are on a collision course...

    Shaliali says: "Different from Other Retrieval Artist Novels"
    Different from Other Retrieval Artist Novels

    This is another exciting novel in the Retrieval Artist series, and I was definite in my 5-star rating. This novel is, however, quite different from th..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 13 2009 by Shaliali (Sevierville, TN, United States)
  • 8

    Anniversary Day: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (234)
    Performance
    (197)
    Story
    (202)

    Four years ago, a bomb destroyed part of the dome protecting Armstrong, the largest city on the Moon. Now, as the city celebrates its survival with an event it calls Anniversary Day, a larger threat looms - one that begins with the murder of the mayor, and spreads across the moon itself.

    Shaliali says: "Defferent Focus"
    Defferent Focus

    This book was not focused on Flint, the main character from the previous novels. In fact, he is a peripheral character until the last third of the boo..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 10 2011 by Shaliali (Sevierville, TN, United States)
  • 9

    Blowback: A Retrieval Artist Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    • Narrated By Jay Snyder
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (209)
    Performance
    (185)
    Story
    (192)

    The Moon, shaken by the Anniversary Day tragedies, deals with devastation. The Earth Alliance believes another attack imminent, but no one knows where or when it will strike. Just like no one knows who ordered the attacks in the first place. The Moon’s chief security office, Noelle DeRicci, does her best to hold the United Domes government together. But Retrieval Artist Miles Flint, dissatisfied with the investigation into the Anniversary Day events, begins an investigation of his own.

    John C. says: "Ending Missing--Call a Retrieval Artist?"
    Ending Missing--Call a Retrieval Artist?

    Blowback: Your weapon today might be their weapon tomorrow.

    I have read the previous novels in the series, and this one builds on the others ..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 22 2012 by John C. (South Dakota)