CJ Lyons
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CJ Lyons

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of over forty novels, former pediatric ER doctor CJ Lyons has lived the life she writes about in her cutting edge Thrillers with Heart. She also writes YA SF and thrillers under the pen name Cat Lyons.

Two time winner of International Thriller Writers' prestigious Thriller Award, CJ has been called a "master within the genre" (Pittsburgh Magazine) and her work has been praised as "breathtakingly fast-paced" and "riveting" (Publishers Weekly) with "characters with beating hearts and three dimensions" (Newsday).

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Most Popular Titles/Series:
LUCY GUARDINO FBI THRILLERS
*Snake Skin
*Blood Stained
*Kill Zone
*After Shock
*Hard Fall
*Bad Break

BEACON FALLS MYSTERIES featuring Lucy Guardino
*Last Light
*Devil Smoke
*Open Grave
*Gone Dark

RENEGADE JUSTICE THRILLERS featuring Morgan Ames
*Fight Dirty
*Raw Edges
*Angels Weep
*Look Away

HART AND DRAKE ROMANTIC SUSPENSE
*Nerves of Steel
*Sleight of Hand
*Face to Face
*Eye of the Storm

FATAL INSOMNIA MEDICAL THRILLERS
*Farewell to Dreams
*A Raging Dawn
*The Sleepless Stars

SHADOW OPS ROMANTIC THRILLERS
*Chasing Shadows
*Lost in Shadows
*Edge of Shadows

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Best Sellers

    • The Color of Lies

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Emily Sutton-Smith
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    High school senior Ella Cleary has synesthesia - a condition that causes her to see a riot of colors with each interaction. That is until she meets a boy she can’t read who knows the secret behind her parents’ death....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Meh....

    • By Allison M. Billet on 11-16-18

    Regular price: $15.96

    • Farewell to Dreams

    • A Novel of Fatal Insomnia
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Sarah Naughton, Chris Ruen
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    As her symptoms escalate in bizarre and disturbing ways, Angie realizes exactly how serious her illness is. She might be dying, but she's finally choosing how to live....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Storyline that keeps you hooked

    • By Textbook renter97 on 11-05-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Nerves of Steel

    • Hart and Drake, Book 1
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Piter Marek
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Nerves of Steel introduces Dr. Cassandra Hart, a Pittsburgh ER doctor who discovers that her very own hospital is the source of a deadly street drug....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • C.j. Lyons is outstanding..

    • By Kelly Watley on 09-14-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A Raging Dawn

    • Fatal Insomnia, Book 2
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Sarah Naughton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    It's been a sleepless month since Dr. Angela Rossi was diagnosed with fatal insomnia after a not-quite-dead nun reached out directly to Angela's mind....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story

    • By ls6dolphin on 03-22-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Fight Dirty

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Angela Dawe
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 56

    Raised to kill by her father, a convicted serial killer, Morgan’s problems aren’t those of the average teen. She wants only one thing: to protect her freedom and not get locked away....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fight Dirty

    • By Jackie on 11-13-18

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Blind Faith

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 39

    After the deranged lunatic who murdered Sarah Durandt’s husband and son is executed, Sarah returns to her home in the Adirondacks in hopes of achieving some measure of closure....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • entertaining

    • By maria on 09-04-13

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Watched

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Jesse seems like a normal sixteen-year-old, but he isn't. He is a victim of King - a ruthless hacker who has been blackmailing Jesse with incriminating screen photos and videos....

    Regular price: $19.99

    • First Thrills

    • High-Octane Stories from the Hottest Thriller Authors
    • By: Lee Child (editor), Steve Berry (afterword), Stephen Coonts, and others
    • Narrated by: Jim Bond, Nick Podehl, Luke Daniels, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51

    New York Times best-selling author Lee Child has teamed up with the International Thriller Writers for First Thrills....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Good Anthology

    • By Ladyfire on 08-27-10

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Snake Skin

    • A Lucy Guardino FBI Thriller, Book 1
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Roth
    • Length: 12 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 68
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Just your average Pittsburgh soccer mom, baking brownies and carrying a loaded 40-caliber Glock....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Kept Me Interested

    • By Marie C on 04-23-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Rock Bottom

    • A Novel
    • By: Erin Brockovich, CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Coleen Marlo
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Ten years ago, a pregnant 17-year-old, Angela Joy Palladino, fled her hometown, Scotia, West Virginia, as a pariah. Now she's back....

    Regular price: $20.99

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