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Elvis Cole/Joe Pike
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  • 1

    The Monkey's Raincoat: An Elvis Cole Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Patrick G. Lawlor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (603)
    Performance
    (299)
    Story
    (288)

    When Ellen Lang's husband disappears with their son, she hires Elvis Cole to track him down. A quiet and seemingly submissive wife, Ellen can't even write a check without him. All she wants is to get him and her son back - no questions asked.

    John says: "Good book for the first in the series."
    Good book for the first in the series.

    I really like this style of detective novels. The PI has a smart mouth and guts and know how to back it up.

    The plot had some unexpected..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 18 2008 by John (Hammond, ON, Canada)
  • 2

    Stalking the Angel: Elvis Cole - Joe Pike, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Patrick Lawlor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (59)
    Performance
    (54)
    Story
    (51)

    Hired by a hotel magnate to locate a priceless Japanese manuscript, L.A. private eye Elvis Cole encounters the notorious Yakuza, the Japanese mob, and is drawn into a game of sexual obsession, amorality, and evil.

    K. says: "SARCASTIC AND ANNOYING"
    SARCASTIC AND ANNOYING

    I endured this book,(I'm not a quitter).The narrator was just not macho enough to make the story believable. And like the other characters I was annoy..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 24 2013 by K. (Hartford, WI, United States)
  • 3

    Lullaby Town: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Mel Foster
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (338)
    Performance
    (189)
    Story
    (187)

    Hollywood's newest wunderkind is Peter Alan Nelson, the brilliant, erratic director known as the King of Adventure. His films make billions, but his manners make enemies. What the boy king wants, he gets, and what Nelson wants is for Elvis Cole to comb the country for the airhead wife and infant child the film-school flunkout dumped en route to becoming the third biggest filmmaker in America.

    K. Shaw says: "A great Elvis and Joe Pike read"
    A great Elvis and Joe Pike read

    Mob to Hollywood

    Reviewed on November 24 2012 by K. Shaw (Atlanta, GA)
  • 4

    Free Fall: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Mel Foster
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (287)
    Performance
    (154)
    Story
    (157)

    Elvis Cole is just a detective who can't say no, especially to a girl in a terrible fix. And Jennifer Sheridan qualifies: Her fiance, Mark Thurman, is a decorated L.A. cop with an elite plainclothes unit, but Jennifer's sure he's in trouble - the kind of serious trouble that only Elvis Cole can help him out of.

    robert says: "CPC all you'll ever need (Crais, Pike, Cole)"
    CPC all you'll ever need (Crais, Pike, Cole)

    Yes, there is always a detail missed that you find later.

    Reviewed on January 17 2012 by robert (richmond, VA, United States)
  • 5

    Voodoo River: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Mel Foster
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (251)
    Performance
    (159)
    Story
    (163)

    .A. private eye Elvis Cole is hired by popular television star Jodie Taylor to delve into her past and identify the biological parents who gave her up for adoption 36 years before. Cole's assignment is to find out their biological history and report back. It seems all too clear cut. But when he gets to Louisiana and begins his search, he finds out there's something much darker going on. Other people are also looking for Taylor's parents - and some are ending up dead.

    David says: "Wonderful story...great narrator"
    Wonderful story...great narrator

    If you like Elvis, he's in fine form in this Crais offering.

    Outstanding mystery with just a note of sadness. Compelling characters, deli..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 28 2011 by David (Edmonton, AB, Canada)
  • 6

    Sunset Express: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By David Stuart
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (209)
    Performance
    (130)
    Story
    (130)

    Elvis Cole, wisecracking private eye, finds himself embroiled in a controversial LA murder case. A wealthy WASP entrepreneur appears to have murdered his wife. A hot-shot defense attorney takes the case and hires Elvis to find proof that the L.A. detective - rumored to be dirty - fooled around with the evidence.

    Steven says: "Readers Make or Break an Audiobook."
    Readers Make or Break an Audiobook.

    The reader was so poor that I chose not to listen to the book. I will not order anything else with this reader.

    Reviewed on September 10 2012 by Steven (Redwood City, CA, United States)
  • 7

    Indigo Slam: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By David Stuart
    Overall
    (230)
    Performance
    (125)
    Story
    (132)

    When a 15-year-old girl shows up to plead with Elvis to find her errant father, his first impulse is to hand the case over to Social Services. But he sees how hard the kid is working to keep her two siblings together and afloat. The father sounds like an angel; the case should be a cinch. But as Elvis investigates, he finds the dad seems to be a mover in the criminal underworld who is on the verge of a grand scheme.

    Betty says: "Always love Robert Crais"
    Always love Robert Crais

    Yes... nice listen... amusing and intriguing

    Reviewed on April 16 2012 by Betty ()
  • 8

    L.A. Requiem

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Ron McLarty
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (446)
    Performance
    (371)
    Story
    (371)

    Edgar Award nominee Robert Crais’ L.A. Requiem is a gritty, harrowing look into the minds of a serial killer and the men determined to stop him. Elvis Cole and former cop Joe Pike have been partners in a detective agency for 12 years. After an ex-girlfriend of Pike’s disappears, the girl’s father asks them to help the police with the search. When the missing persons case turns into a hunt for a killer who has been stalking victims in Los Angeles, Cole and Pike find themselves battling both a hostile police department and a madman.

    David says: "Equal to Bosch and Davenport"
    Equal to Bosch and Davenport

    It surprises me that Crais' name does not get linked with Connolly and Sandford more often. He certainly belongs in that company and, in fact, one of..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 19 2012 by David (Houston, TX, United States)
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    L.A. Requiem: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 8

    • ABRIDGED (6 hrs)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By John Bedford Lloyd
    Overall
    (152)
    Performance
    (38)
    Story
    (37)

    With a rich cast of characters reminiscent of Raymond Chandler's classic The Long Lost Goodbye, L.A. Requiem is the apotheosis of Crais' writing career ? a gripping novel that envelops its heroes ? two private investigators who have been partners for 12 years - in an ever-tightening web of conspiracies, secrets

    Rio says: "Exceptional reading"
    Exceptional reading

    Robert Crais can always be counted on to give bang for the buck. His signature character, Elvis Cole, is so vivid, he has more flesh of reality than ..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 20 2004 by Rio (Centennial, CO United States)
  • 9

    The Last Detective: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 9

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By James Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (279)
    Performance
    (144)
    Story
    (144)

    Elvis Cole's relationship with attorney Lucy Chenier is strained. 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. While Lucy is away on business and her 10-year-old son, Ben, is staying with Elvis, Ben disappears without a trace.

    Fanne says: "One book and I was hooked"
    One book and I was hooked
    Reviewed on February 21 2013 by Fanne (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
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    The Last Detective: An Elvis Cole Novel

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By James Daniels
    Overall
    (3)
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    (3)
    Story
    (3)

    Elvis Cole has to face up to a crime that takes place far too near home. His girlfriend's only child has been kidnapped, and it seems that something from his own past has come back to haunt him.

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  • 10

    The Forgotten Man

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By William Roberts
    Overall
    (22)
    Performance
    (6)
    Story
    (6)

    Six months after nearly losing everything to the man who kidnapped his girlfriend's 10-year-old son, Elvis Cole is slowly coming back to life, when he receives an ominous phone call from the LAPD. An unidentified body has been found in a seedy Los Angeles alley and Elvis is called to the scene. When he arrives, cops tell him the only thing found on the body was a packet of newspaper articles all having to do with the past exploits of Elvis Cole.

    Daniel says: "Crais' Standard Exelent"
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  • 11

    The Watchman

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By William Roberts
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (9)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    Joe Pike owes a bad man a big favour. The favour is to protect the life of a spoiled rich girl against the mob. When Pike and the girl immediately come under intense fire, he hatches a plan - disappear, turn the tables and hunt down the hunters.

    Michele says: "Joe Pike is a legend"
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  • 12

    Chasing Darkness: An Elvis Cole Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By William Roberts
    Overall
    (21)
    Performance
    (12)
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    (12)

    It is fire season, and the hills of Los Angeles are burning. Fire Department personnel rush to evacuate the inhabitants, and find the days-old corpse of a middle-aged recluse who apparently committed suicide. Clutched in his lap is a photo album containing photographs of seven young women who have been murdered.

    Amazon Customer says: "A wonderful twist to the tale"
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  • 13

    The First Rule

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By William Roberts
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (29)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (16)

    Frank Meyer had got out of ‘the life’ safely. It had been a hard decision but, encouraged by his boss and friend, Joe Pike, he had walked away. Ten years later, a group of armed men break into his Los Angeles home and brutally gun down him and his family. It’s a vicious, cold and professional job. But they have made one catastrophic, and almost certainly terminal, mistake - Joe Pike. Because Pike is now determined to hunt down and eliminate everyone involved in the attack, one by one.

    David says: "Pike Rocks!"
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  • 14

    The Sentry: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By William Roberts
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (16)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (10)

    Dru Rayne and her uncle fled to L.A. after Hurricane Katrina, but now, five years later, they face a different danger. When Joe Pike witnesses Dru’s uncle beaten by a protection gang, he offers his help, but neither of them want it – and neither do the federal agents mysteriously watching them.As the level of violence escalates, and Pike himself becomes a target, he and Elvis Cole learn that Dru and her uncle are not who they seem – and that everything he thought he knew about them has been a lie.

    Michele says: "Great Story"
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  • 15

    Taken: An Elvis Cole - Joe Pike Novel, Book 15

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Robert Crais
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (565)
    Performance
    (488)
    Story
    (486)

    When Nita Morales hires Elvis Cole to find her missing adult daughter, she isn’t afraid, even though she’s gotten a phone call asking for ransom. She knows it’s a fake, that her daughter is off with the guy Nita will call only “that boy,” and that they need money: "Even smart girls do stupid things when they think a boy loves them." But she is wrong....

    R. Conley says: "One of the best"
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