Peter Robinson
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Peter Robinson

Peter Robinson's award-winning novels have been named a Best-Book-of-the-Year by Publishers Weekly, a Notable Book by the New York Times, and a Page-Turner-of-the-Week by People magazine. Robinson was born and raised in Yorkshire but has lived in North America for over twenty-five years. He now divides his time between North America and the U.K.

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    • Careless Love

    • A DCI Banks Novel
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 49

    Peter Robinson, one of the world’s greatest suspense writers, returns with a powerful mystery in which his legendary Detective Superintendent Alan Banks must solve two perplexing crimes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 5

    • By Donna on 02-16-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • When the Music's Over

    • An Inspector Banks Novel
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 14 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 381
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 342
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 340

    Newly promoted Detective Superintendent Banks finds himself taking on the coldest of cases: a 50-year-old assault allegedly perpetrated by beloved celebrity Danny Caxton....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Contemporary Social Problems and Poetry

    • By mspoet on 08-24-16

    Regular price: $34.22

    • In a Dry Season

    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 16 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 398
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 243
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 242

    In a Dry Season, winner of the Anthony Award, is an outstanding example of mystery fiction....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well Constructed Mystery

    • By Hallie on 05-28-04

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Blood at the Root

    • An Inspector Banks Novel #9
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90

    When the brutally beaten body of a young man is found in an alley, Eastvale's Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks and his colleague, Detective Constable Susan Gay, have no choice but to lock up the three Pakistani youths.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • These keep getting better

    • By Kathryn E. Keeling on 01-21-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • A Dedicated Man

    • An Inspector Banks Novel
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 266
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 203
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 204

    A dedicated man is dead in the Yorkshire dales---a former university professor, wealthy historian, and archaeologist who loved his adopted village....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • not like the BBC version a great story

    • By David on 10-24-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Sleeping in the Ground

    • An Inspector Banks Novel
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217

    At the doors of a charming country church, an unspeakable act destroys a wedding party. A huge manhunt ensues. The culprit is captured. The story is over. Except it isn't....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • all females sound like geriatric elves

    • By Cat L. on 09-08-17

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Watching the Dark

    • An Inspector Banks Novel, Book 20
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 283
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 242
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 242

    A decorated detective inspector is murdered on the tranquil grounds of the St. Peter’s Police Treatment Centre, shot through the heart with a crossbow arrow, and compromising photographs are discovered in his room....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Procedural With Depth

    • By Chalis on 05-31-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Friend of the Devil

    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 257
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154

    One morning in March, on the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea, a woman named Karen Drew is found in her wheelchair with her throat slit....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This time Book 4; Reader 5

    • By Greg on 05-12-09

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Wednesday's Child

    • An Inspector Banks Novel #6
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 152
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    Wednesday's child is full of woe.... It was a crime of staggering inhumanity: a seven-year-old girl taken from her home right in front of her desperate working-class mother....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Chief Inspector Banks cracks another case.

    • By Snoodely on 06-15-13

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Children of the Revolution

    • An Inspector Banks Novel
    • By: Peter Robinson
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 253
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 231
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 230

    The body of a disgraced college lecturer is found on an abandoned railway line....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Finally, another Banks novel + Simon Prebble

    • By Robert on 04-25-14

    Regular price: $31.93

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