Ben Rehder
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Ben Rehder

Ben Rehder is an Edgar, Shamus, and Barry Award finalist. His Blanco County comic mysteries have made best-of-the-year lists in Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews, and Field & Stream.

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The complete Ben Rehder bibliography includes:

Buck Fever
Bone Dry
Flat Crazy
Guilt Trip
Gun Shy
Holy Moly
The Chicken Hanger
The Driving Lesson
Gone The Next
Hog Heaven
Get Busy Dying
Stag Party
Bum Steer
If I Had A Nickel
Point Taken
Now You See Him
Last Laugh

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    • Gone the Next

    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 311
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 268

    Meet Roy Ballard, freelance videographer with a knack for catching insurance cheats....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Nice start to a series!

    • By Wayne on 07-20-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Get Busy Dying

    • Roy Ballard Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 65

    Everyone thinks Boz Gentry died in a fiery traffic accident, but Roy Ballard and Mia Madison aren't convinced.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Light, witty, and fun suspense mystery!

    • By Wayne on 07-20-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Tooth for a Tooth

    • Roy Ballard Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Lennox Armbruster was struck by a speeding vehicle - but was it an accident or an insurance scam gone wrong? Roy Ballard is hired to find out, and he soon learns there’s a third possibility: attempted murder....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Roy Ballard is. back!!!

    • By shelley on 06-29-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • If I Had a Nickel

    • Roy Ballard Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Alex Dunn owned one of the most valuable collections of hobo nickels in the world, and it appears somebody killed him for it....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Texas Story

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-01-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Bum Steer

    • Blanco County Mysteries Book 9
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Robert King Ross
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    After a young woman and a bull are found dead in a dark pasture, Blanco County game warden John Marlin is asked to assist with the investigation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Please please please bring back Jonathan Davis!

    • By Harmonious Monk on 03-24-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Buck Fever

    • A Blanco County Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 6 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 142
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 128

    It's the week before deer hunting season, as close to a statewide holiday as you get in Texas, and the locals are getting restless....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An absolute delight.

    • By Leon Miller on 04-20-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Last Laugh

    • Blanco County Mysteries, Book 11
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    When a Blanco County hog hunter goes missing after a fight with his girlfriend, it's not a laughing matter - even when one of today's hottest blue-collar comedians is a suspect....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I did not like the reader

    • By Fred on 07-31-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Dog Tag

    • A Blanco County Short Story
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 1 hr and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Red O’Brien and Billy Don Craddock are finishing a construction project for one of their regular customers when he makes an unexpected request - help him regain custody of his beloved beagle, Teddy. The way they go about it is a howl....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding as Usual!

    • By Glen on 08-21-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Now You See Him

    • Roy Ballard, Book 4
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Johnny Peppers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Jeremy Sawyer was having a great time on a party barge on Lake Travis, and then he was suddenly nowhere to be found....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent novel in an offbeat series!

    • By Wayne on 07-01-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Bone Dry

    • A Blanco County, Texas, Novel, Book 2
    • By: Ben Rehder
    • Narrated by: Jordan Murphy
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Life can get a little wild from time to time for John Marlin, the game warden in Blanco County, Texas - but few incidents compare to the stories flying around town at the start of this new deer season....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Wild Few Days in Blanco County

    • By Zulu on 09-22-13

    Regular price: $19.95

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