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 181
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162

    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 414
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 374
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 371

    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

    • Damage Control

    • Joanna Brady Mysteries, Book 13
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 284
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179

    On a beautiful sunny day in the Coronado National Monument, an elderly couple's car goes off the side of a mountain and into oblivion....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Meanders Too Much!

    • By Samantha on 08-12-08

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Injustice for All

    • J. P. Beaumont Series, Book 2
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Gene Engene
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 363
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 271
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 267

    The blonde on the beach was screaming. A dead man lay at her feet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another winner

    • By Siri-Mette Amble on 09-07-10

    Regular price: $18.89

    • 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 132
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • 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

    • 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 213
    • 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

    • The Old Blue Line

    • Joanna Brady, Book 15.5
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: James Eckhouse
    • Length: 1 hr and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 169
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147

    Faith, Butch's ex-wife, has been murdered, and the evidence points to him. Stunned, Butch quickly realizes that the black-hearted woman is going to ruin him again, from her grave....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A restaurant owner is rescued by Grandma.

    • By Lana Lee Plum on 06-09-16

    Regular price: $13.68

    • Taking the Fifth

    • J. P. Beaumont Series, Book 4
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Gene Engene
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 316
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 221
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 221

    Homicide Detective J. P. Beaumont had little to go on: a body, definitely male and decidedly dead, with strange little puncture wounds....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Taking the Fifth

    • By Jean on 06-06-11

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Sins of the Fathers

    • A J.P. Beaumont Novel
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Alan Sklar
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Former Seattle homicide cop J. P. Beaumont is learning to enjoy the new realities of retirement - doing morning crossword puzzles by a roaring fireplace; playing Frisbee with his new dog; having quiet lunches with his still-working wife. But then his past comes calling....

    Regular price: $27.37

    • Proof of Life

    • A J. P. Beaumont Novel
    • By: J. A. Jance
    • Narrated by: Alan Sklar
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 399
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 358
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 356

    When his longtime nemesis, Maxwell Cole, dies in what's officially deemed to be an accidental fire, Beau is astonished to be dragged into the investigation....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Please bring the other narrator back!

    • By Laurel Lynn on 09-10-17

    Regular price: $28.51

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