J. A. Jance
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J. A. Jance

J.A. Jance is the top 10 New York Times bestselling author of the Joanna Brady series; the J. P. Beaumont series; three interrelated thrillers featuring the Walker family; and Edge of Evil, the first in a series featuring Ali Reynolds. Born in South Dakota and brought up in Bisbee, Arizona, Jance lives with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and Tucson, Arizona.

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Best Sellers

    • The A List

    • Ali Reynolds, Book 14
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Karen Ziemba
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 159
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157

    Ten years ago, when Ali Reynolds’ high-profile newscaster life blew up on the West Coast, she went back home to Sedona, Arizona, to reinvent herself. Now, while she’s living her new life, someone from her past comes asking for help....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Fun Read

    • By Jean on 04-21-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Field of Bones

    • A Brady Novel of Suspense
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Hillary Huber
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 410
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 370
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 367

    Sheriff Joanna Brady’s best intentions to stay on maternity leave take a hit when a serial homicide case rocks Cochise County, dragging her into a far-reaching investigation to bring down a relentless killer in this chilling tale of suspens.... 

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Series

    • By Jean on 09-17-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Duel to the Death

    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Karen Ziemba
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 276
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254

    Stu finds himself left with a multimillion-dollar fortune in Bitcoin in a desperate bid by Frigg, a rogue AI program, to keep itself from being fully deactivated. Stu enlists the help of Ali Reynolds....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging

    • By Jean on 05-06-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Trial by Fire

    • A Novel of Suspense
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Karen Ziemba
    • Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 246
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 184

    With unerring skill, Jance delivers relentless suspense in what is surely her finest novel yet in this riveting and addictive series....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Trial By Fire

    • By Jean on 01-26-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Skeleton Canyon

    • Joanna Brady Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: C. J. Critt
    • Length: 12 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 247
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217

    A pretty, popular teenager never returned from her secret tryst in Skeleton Canyon....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Positive feedback

    • By DM on 10-05-16

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Edge of Evil

    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Kristen Kairos
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 212
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157

    The end of her broadcasting career came too soon for TV journalist Alison Reynolds. Cut loose from her moorings, she is summoned back home to Sedona, Arizona - where a killer may be hunting her....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Edge of Evil

    • By Heather on 12-16-09

    Regular price: $13.68

    • Dismissed with Prejudice

    • J. P. Beaumont Series, Book 7
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Gene Engene
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 232
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 183
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 184

    J. P. Beaumont investigates the death of a Japanese-American businessman, which appears to be a Samurai suicide.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great "Read"

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-06-12

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Outlaw Mountain

    • Joanna Brady Mysteries, Book 7
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: C. J. Critt
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 200
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162

    Alice Rogers, an elderly widow, is dead, found murdered in the Arizona desert....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Poor narration

    • By Judith E. Dreps on 05-12-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Left for Dead

    • A Novel
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Karen Ziemba
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 360
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 297
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 303

    When Santa Cruz County deputy sheriff Jose Reyes, Ali’s classmate from the Arizona Police Academy, is gunned down and left to die, he is at first assumed to be an innocent victim of the drug wars escalating across the border....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I absolutely loved this newest installment

    • By Frances on 04-19-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Partner in Crime

    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Debra Monk, Cotter Smith
    • Length: 5 hrs and 32 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    Rochelle Baxter was an artist recently arrived from Washington State, cruelly cut down in the early stages of a promising career....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Changing narrators at book #16 is a bad idea

    • By sousaf on 08-03-12

    Regular price: $21.67

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