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 277
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 248
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 245

    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 775
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 695
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 693

    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 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 212
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 198
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 198

    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

    • 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 420
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 380
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 378

    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 Lamorna Wink

    • Richard Jury, Book 16
    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107

    Detective Richard Jury is back in the 16th novel in Martha Grimes' extraordinary New York Times best-selling series....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love Melrose

    • By Pamela C. Alger on 09-28-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • 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 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    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 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 346
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 315
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 317

    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

    • 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 244
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 220

    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 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 107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94

    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

    • Rainbow's End

    • By: Martha Grimes
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 17 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119

    When three women die of "natural causes" in London and the West Country, there appears to be no connection - or reason to suspect foul play....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Always interesting, but bad American stereotypes

    • By Janels on 10-23-14

    Regular price: $22.67

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