Ian Rankin
AUTHOR

Ian Rankin

Ian James Rankin, OBE, DL, FRSE (born 28 April 1960) is a Scottish crime writer, best known for his Inspector Rebus novels.
Bio from Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia. Photo byTimDuncan (Own work) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

Read more Read less

Best Sellers

    • In a House of Lies

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    A missing private investigator is found locked in a car hidden deep in the woods. Worse still - both for his family and the police - the body was in an area that had already been searched 10 years ago.... 

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Knots and Crosses

    • Inspector Rebus, Book 1
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 444
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 398
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 400

    Detective John Rebus' city is being terrorized by a baffling series of murders…and he's tied to a maniac by an invisible knot of blood....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Rebus, Terrible Narrator

    • By flaos on 10-13-14

    Regular price: $19.99

    • FaceOff

    • By: David Baldacci (editor)
    • Narrated by: Dylan Baker, Jeremy Bobb, Dennis Boutsikaris, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 290
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 256
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 257

    This one-of-a-kind anthology pulls together the most -eloved characters from the best and most popular thriller series today. Worlds collide! ....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great fusion and introduction of characters

    • By Sandra S. Mafnas on 06-15-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Hide and Seek

    • Inspector Rebus, Book 2
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 210
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 188
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 192

    In a shadowy, crumbling Edinburgh housing development, a junkie lies dead of an overdose, his body surrounded by signs of Satanic worship. Inspector John Rebus could call it an accident. But won’t....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • for Rebus diehards only

    • By connie on 04-04-15

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Rather Be the Devil

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 332
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298

    As he settles into an uneasy retirement, Rebus has given up his favorite vices. There's just one habit he can't shake: He can't let go of an unsolved case....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • New Rebus release was a nice surprise!

    • By Midwesterner on 02-11-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Saints of the Shadow Bible

    • Inspector Rebus, Book 19
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 331
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 290

    Rebus and Malcolm Fox go head-to-head when a 30-year-old murder investigation resurfaces, forcing Rebus to confront crimes of the past....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • an old friend

    • By Stevon on 08-01-14

    Regular price: $30.79

    • A Question of Blood

    • An Inspector Rebus Novel
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120

    Inspector John Rebus immediately suspects there is more to the case than meets the eye....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A lot more about Siobhan and Rebus relationship

    • By J. Ellis on 03-11-17

    Regular price: $25.08

    • Strip Jack

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Samuel Gillies
    • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 147
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 148

    Gold Dagger-winner and best-selling author in the United Kingdom, Ian Rankin crafts absorbing crime novels with solidly drawn characters and first-rate plotting....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Rebus regains early promise

    • By connie on 10-13-11

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Black and Blue

    • Inspector Rebus, Book 8
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 14 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137

    A murdered oil rig worker. A copycat serial killer dubbed, “Johnny Bible.” And a reopened investigation that doesn’t bode well for Detective John Rebus or his mentor....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent story but the narration poor.

    • By Gregory on 09-06-15

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Fleshmarket Alley

    • An Inspector Rebus Novel
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 14 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 162
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93

    In Edinburgh's red-light district, refugees seeking asylum are subjected to the whims of the most ruthless characters in the crime world...men Rebus knows all to well....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent entry into the series

    • By Richard on 09-03-15

    Regular price: $24.47

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.