Ian Rankin
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Ian Rankin

Ian James Rankin, OBE, DL, FRSE (born 28 April 1960) is a Scottish crime writer, best known for his Inspector Rebus novels.
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    • In a House of Lies

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 150

    Rebus' retirement is disrupted once again when skeletal remains are identified as a private investigator who went missing more than a decade earlier. The remains, found in a rusted car in the East Lothian woods, not far from Edinburgh, quickly turn into a cold-case murder investigation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Can't Stop Listening Noir-ish Rankin At His Best

    • By Lynn on 01-12-19

    Regular price: $29.65

    • 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 318
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 282
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 282

    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

    • Strip Jack

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Samuel Gillies
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 181
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 162
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 163

    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

    • 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 226
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 203
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 206

    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

    • 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 487
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 438
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 441

    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

    • Tooth and Nail

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Samuel Gillies
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 266
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 177
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 177

    John Rebus is on a train from Edinburgh to London, where he has been drafted for his expertise in the modus operandi of serial killers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable Listen

    • By John on 04-25-08

    Regular price: $29.37

    • 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 357
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 324
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320

    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

    • The Black Book

    • An Inspector Rebus Novel, Book 5
    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 159
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 159

    Five years ago, a mysterious fire burned Edinburgh’s seedy Central Hotel to ashes. Long-forgotten and unsolved, the case reappears when a charred body is found among the ruins....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rebus really gels here

    • By connie on 01-04-15

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Exit Music

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    It's late in the fall in Edinburgh and late in the career of Detective Inspector John Rebus. As he is simply trying to tie up some loose ends before his retirement, a new case lands on his desk....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • classic Rebus<br />

    • By Julie Hill on 04-22-19

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Even Dogs in the Wild

    • By: Ian Rankin
    • Narrated by: James Macpherson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 406
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 370
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 365

    Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarke is feeling the heat. She's investigating the death of a senior government prosecutor, David Minton, who has friends in high places....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Scottish accent is as much fun as the story!

    • By Mark on 01-26-16

    Regular price: $29.65

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