Martha Grimes
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Martha Grimes

Martha Grimes is the bestselling author of twenty-one Richard Jury novels, as well as the novels Dakota and Foul Matter, among others. Her previous two Jury books, The Old Wine Shades and Dust, both appeared on the New York Times bestseller list.

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Best Sellers

    • The Knowledge

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 189

    Robbie Parsons is one of London's finest, a black cab driver who knows the city by heart. In his backseat is a man with a gun in his hand - a man who brazenly committed a crime in front of the Artemis Club then jumped in and ordered Parsons to drive....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Drought over!

    • By Yankee Bookworm on 04-05-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Man with a Load of Mischief

    • A Richard Jury Novel, Book 1
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 723
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 652
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 651

    Two pubs. Two murders. One Scotland Yard inspector called in to help....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series, but FYI

    • By DCinMI on 03-29-14

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Anodyne Necklace

    • Richard Jury, Book 3
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 328
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301

    A severed finger made a ghastly clue in the killing that led local constables from a corpse to a boggy footpath to a beautiful lady's mansion. But Richard Jury refused, preferring to take the less traveled route....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This is where it started to come together

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-29-13

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Old Fox Deceiv'd

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 394
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 356
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 355

    It is a chill and foggy 12th Night, wild with North Sea wind, when a bizarre murder disturbs the outward peace of Rackmoor, a tiny Yorkshire fishing village....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • what genre is this?

    • By Stevon on 11-10-14

    Regular price: $22.63

    • Jerusalem Inn

    • A Richard Jury Mystery, Book 5
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 284
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 259
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 254

    From the rough but colorful pub that provides the novel's title, to the snowboard Gothic estate nearby, the chilly English landscape has never held more atmosphere - or thwarted romance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Narrator

    • By Charles on 10-09-13

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Winds of Change

    • Richard Jury, Book 19
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    As he leans over the body of an unidentified five-year-old girl shot in the back on a shabby London street, Richard Jury knows he'll be facing one of the saddest investigations of his life....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Dirty Duck

    • A Richard Jury Mystery, Book 4
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 231
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 229

    A razor-happy murderer is stalking a group of rich American tourists. And Scotland Yard Superintendent Richard Jury takes a crash course in the bloodier side of Elizabethan verse....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Love the novels, but the narrator!!!!

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-05-13

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Five Bells and Bladebone

    • A Richard Jury Mystery, Book 9
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 161

    When a dismembered corpse is found in the compartments of an antique secretaire a abattant, Marshall Trueblood, recipient of the precious piece of furniture, is the first to protest....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Narration

    • By Cyd on 01-20-14

    Regular price: $22.63

    • Help the Poor Struggler

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 206
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 201

    Around bleak Dartmoor, where the Hound of the Baskervilles once bayed, three children have been brutally murdered....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Grimes sets a more serious tone--good listen

    • By Kathi on 04-14-14

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Deer Leap

    • A Richard Jury Mystery, Book 6
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 185
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 185

    In this Richard Jury adventure, Martha Grimes takes listeners to Ashdown Dean, a little English village where animals are dying in a series of seemingly innocuous accidents....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Grimes sets a more serious tone--good listen

    • By Kathi on 03-07-14

    Regular price: $22.63

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