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 Man with a Load of Mischief

    • A Richard Jury Novel, Book 1
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 818
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 735
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 732

    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 Knowledge

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 326
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 288

    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 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 440
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 399
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 397

    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

    • The Blue Last

    • Richard Jury, Book 17
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102

    In The Blue Last, Richard Jury finally faces the last thing in the world he wants to deal with - the war that killed his mother, his father, his childhood....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good story

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-23-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Horse You Came in On

    • Richard Jury, Book 12
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 128

    The murder is in America, but the call goes out to Scotland Yard superintendent Richard Jury....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • One Review Fits All

    • By R. Dubrow on 11-01-15

    Regular price: $22.67

    • The Case Has Altered

    • Richard Jury, Book 14
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 14 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153

    The sun, smoking behind a haze of cloud, threw off a light of burnished pewter....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful Narrator!

    • By Anonymous on 07-30-17

    Regular price: $22.67

    • The Anodyne Necklace

    • Richard Jury, Book 3
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 365
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 332
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 334

    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

    • I Am the Only Running Footman

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 187
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 177

    In a rainy ditch in a Devon wood, a hitchhiker is found dead....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another solidly good mystery in the series

    • By Kathi on 04-06-14

    Regular price: $22.63

    • The Grave Maurice

    • Richard Jury, Book 18
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 92
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    Melrose Plant tells Richard Jury of something he overheard in a pub. A woman told a story about a girl, Nell Ryder, who went missing more than a year before and has never been found....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Most Depressing.......But It Is a Good Book

    • By Traci on 09-29-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • 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 228
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 213
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 213

    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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