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

    • Lifelines

    • Angels of Mercy
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Ross
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 86

    A gripping behind-the-scenes drama of four women who face life and death every day....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping

    • By Jean on 04-24-16
    • Angels of Mercy
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Ross
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 10-18-13
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 98 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

    • 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 88
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 74

    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

    • Edge of Shadows

    • Shadow Ops, Book 3
    • By: CJ Lyons, Cynthia Cooke
    • Narrated by: Joe Jung
    • Length: 9 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    They hide in the shadows to protect our country... can they protect their hearts?....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Three 4 Three

    • By Real Reader on 04-16-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Color of Lies

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Emily Sutton-Smith
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book of the year!

    • By Miriam Henkes on 12-22-18

    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 46
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 43

    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 MauRanchGldnrtvrs on 11-05-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Blind Faith

    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 96

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Heart and Intrigue

    • By Pam on 04-07-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Last Light

    • A Beacon Falls Novel Featuring Lucy Guardino
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Roth
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    After leaving the FBI, life should be easy, right? Wrong. Not if you're Lucy Guardino....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent!!

    • By Ms. SGM on 05-21-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Blood Stained

    • A Lucy Guardino FBI Thriller, Book 2
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Roth
    • Length: 10 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Until recently Supervisory Special Agent Lucy Guardino was a shining star in the FBI's roster....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!

    • By Ms. SGM on 12-17-16

    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 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 66

    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....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining

    • By Cindy on 02-14-19

    Regular price: $27.99

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    • Hard Fall

    • A Lucy Guardino FBI Thriller, Book 5
    • By: CJ Lyons
    • Narrated by: Lauren Roth
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Lucy thought she'd made her choice two months ago when she sacrificed everything to save her family, but now she has to decide whether or not she can save herself....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent mystery/thriller/police procedural.

    • By Richard W Ulmer on 07-16-19

    Regular price: $19.95

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