Chris Kuzneski
AUTHOR

Chris Kuzneski

CHRIS KUZNESKI is the #1 international bestselling author of twelve novels, including his latest, THE MALTA ESCAPE. His books have been translated into more than twenty languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. THE PRISONER'S GOLD won the 2016 ITW Thriller Award for E-book of the Year. He is the first (and only) action/adventure author to win a prestigious Thriller Award.

Chris currently has three series, but all of them exist in the same universe:

1) Payne & Jones
2) The Hunters
3) The Hunters: Origins

Although he grew up in western Pennsylvania, he currently lives on the Gulf Coast of Florida where he will probably die alone because he spends way too much time watching movies and sports. For more details, please visit his website at: chriskuzneski.com.

Praise for the novels of CHRIS KUZNESKI:

James Patterson, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski's writing has the same raw power as the early Stephen King."

Clive Cussler, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski writes as forcefully as his tough characters act."

Lee Child, #1 international bestselling author--
"Excellent! High stakes, fast action, vibrant characters. Not to be missed!"

Nelson DeMille, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski is a remarkable writer, who completely understands what makes for a good story. I can't wait for the next Payne & Jones adventure!"

James Rollins, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski writes with an energy that is contagious! Action, suspense, mystery, and a biting thread of humor. What more can you ask from an author?"

Vince Flynn, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski is a master in the making."

Lisa Gardner, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski has mastered the art of the quest novel."

Graham Brown, #1 international bestselling author--
"Chris Kuzneski is such a good writer that I asked him to write this for me."

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Best Sellers

    • The Plantation

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 287
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 211
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 212

    The first to disappear is a ski instructor in the secluded mountains of Colorado. Hours later, a pregnant woman is abducted from a crowded hospital....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book was a totally unexpected surprise

    • By shelley on 03-25-14

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Malta Escape

    • Payne & Jones Series, Book 9
    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 14 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    While visiting the scenic country of Malta, Jonathon Payne and David Jones bump into an old friend, who has come to the islands to search for a long-lost treasure of the Knights Hospitallers, an organization that dates back to the First Crusade in 1099 AD....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb story... lackluster performance

    • By Jeremy B on 04-24-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Prisoner's Gold

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Andy Caploe
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115

    The treasure: At the end of the 13th century, Chinese Emperor Kublai Khan gave an Italian merchant unfettered access to his kingdom....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator can't do women

    • By Edward on 10-16-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Secret Crown

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77

    King Ludwig II ruled Bavaria for 22 years, commissioning extravagant castles throughout his homeland and exhibiting such bizarre behavior that he was eventually declared insane....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Action Packed Global Adventure - Great Series!

    • By shelley on 01-02-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Hunters

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Andy Caploe
    • Length: 13 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 172
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 153

    Financed by a billionaire philanthropist, an elite team - a soldier, an historian, a computer whiz, a weapons expert, and a thief - is tasked with finding the world's most legendary treasures....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Horrible narration

    • By Deirdre L. Myers on 04-11-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Sign of the Cross

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 15 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 281
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220

    On a Danish shore, a Vatican priest is found - hanging on a cross. Within days, the same crime is repeated...this time in Asia and Africa....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thrilling, intriguing

    • By Snoodely on 09-18-09

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Prophecy

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132

    Nostradamus has gained a cult-like following. However, his most important collection of prophetic verses has remained hidden - until now....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not Worth Your Time

    • By Robert E. Scarcelle on 01-10-11

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Einstein Pursuit

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 144
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 132

    Working in secret, an acclaimed group of scientists has developed a radical new approach to modern medicine that could change everything we know about the human body....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Action,humor&great story Thank You Chris Kuzneski!

    • By shelley on 01-12-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Lost Throne

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 321
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188

    In 1890, a man collapses near the Piazza della Santa Carita in Naples, Italy. Strangers manage to revive him, but he is unable to speak....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best Kuzneski yet

    • By Lórien on 09-21-09

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Death Relic

    • By: Chris Kuzneski
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 14 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 110
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 95

    Vanquished by the Spanish Empire, little remained of the Aztec and Mayan civilizations. From the ashes of their cities, a unified legend emerged: Their conquerors possessed a mysterious object....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Payne & Jones + Dick Hill Exceeded my expectations

    • By shelley on 12-25-14

    Regular price: $24.95

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