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LJ Ross

LJ Ross is the author of the #1 international bestselling series of DCI Ryan mystery novels and her books have sold more than 4 million copies since 2015. She has released 12 full-length novels, nine of which have reached number one in the Amazon UK Kindle best-sellers chart. They are available to purchase in e-book, print and audiobook narration on the Amazon store.

Her eleventh novel, 'The Infirmary', is a prequel story which is also available as a major Audible Originals drama starring Tom Bateman, Kevin Whately, Hermione Norris and Alun Armstrong.

Her twelfth novel, 'The Moor', was released in ebook and paperback on 27.04.19, and will be available as an audiobook shortly.

Louise was born in Northumberland, England. She studied undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Law at King's College London and studied abroad in Paris and Florence. She spent much of her working life in London, where she was a regulatory lawyer for a number of years before taking the decision to change career and pursue her dream to write.

Now, she writes full time and lives with her husband and son in Northumberland. She enjoys reading all manner of books, travelling and spending time with family and friends.

If you would like to connect with LJ Ross, she would be very happy to hear from you:

https://www.facebook.com/LJRossAuthor
https://twitter.com/ljross_author
http://www.ljrossauthor.com
www.lovesuspense.com
lj_ross@outlook.com

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Best Sellers

    • The Infirmary

    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    There's a serial killer targeting the streets of Newcastle, seemingly picking his victims at random but subjecting them all to the same torturous end. When the chief inspector on the case goes missing, it falls on DCI Ryan to track down the man who is brutally murdering women....

    Regular price: $11.99

    • Holy Island

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 11 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 333
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 289
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 293

    Detective Chief Inspector Ryan retreats to Holy Island seeking sanctuary when he is forced to take sabbatical leave from his duties as a homicide detective....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Soppy stuff.

    • By Michele B on 02-19-16

    Regular price: $20.24

    • The Hermitage

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 9
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    When an old man is found dead inside the ancient hermitage at Warkworth Castle, Northumbria CID are called in to investigate. With no apparent motive, it’s their job to unravel why he was murdered - and this time they’re forced to do it without their star detective....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Hermitage

    • By barbara on 03-10-19

    Regular price: $16.35

    • Sycamore Gap

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 254
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216

    Detective Chief Inspector Ryan believes he has put his turbulent history behind him. Then, in the early hours of the summer solstice, the skeleton of a young woman is found....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • masterfully written

    • By SophiaMarie on 09-30-16

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Longstone

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 10
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    Between the devil and the deep blue sea... Viking treasure is discovered beneath the icy waters of the North Sea, and local historian Dr Anna Taylor is called in to help catalogue the most exciting hoard in living memory. But when a shipwreck diver washes up dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Longstone

    • By barbara on 03-15-19

    Regular price: $16.35

    • Angel

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 4
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154

    He’ll make you his angel, but first you have to die....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very good

    • By Maine Knitter on 12-02-17

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Heavenfield

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 191
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 190

    When a man is found dead at the remote church of Heavenfield, DCI Ryan is the only other person for miles around....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hope to see more of Ryan, Phillips and the others

    • By SophiaMarie on 01-25-17

    Regular price: $15.98

    • High Force

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 191
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157

    Hell has unleashed a demon - and he's coming for you.... Detective Chief Inspector Ryan's worst nightmare has just become a reality.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome read and Awesome narration..

    • By Trish R. on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $15.48

    • Seven Bridges

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 8
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    From the number one international best-selling author of Holy Island and Dark Skies. It's been five months since a killer walked free, and DCI Ryan is preparing to leave Newcastle to hunt him down - this time for good....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book and awesome narration..

    • By Trish R. on 08-22-18

    Regular price: $16.35

    • Cragside

    • The DCI Ryan Mysteries, Book 6
    • By: LJ Ross
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 155
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130

    After his climactic battle with notorious serial killer The Hacker, DCI Ryan is spending the summer with his fiancée within the grounds of Cragside....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • JL Ross gets better and better

    • By CM on 10-22-17

    Regular price: $15.98

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