Reed Farrel Coleman
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Reed Farrel Coleman

Called a hard-boiled poet by NPR's Maureen Corrigan and the "noir poet laureate" in the Huffington Post, Reed Farrel Coleman is the author of twenty novels. He has just been signed to continue Robert B. Parker's Jesse Stone series and to begin a new series of his own for Putnam. He is a three-time recipient of the Shamus Award for Best PI Novel of the year and a three-time Edgar Award nominee in three different categories. He has also won the Audie, Macavity, Barry, and Anthony awards. He is an adjunct English instructor at Hofstra University as well as a founding member of Mystery Writers of America University. Reed lives with his family on Long Island.

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    • Robert B. Parker's Colorblind

    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 196
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 195

    Jesse Stone is back on the job after a stint in rehab, and the road to recovery is immediately made bumpy by a series of disturbing and apparently racially motivated crimes, beginning with the murder of an African American woman....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • they just keep getting better

    • By running guy on 09-19-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Robert B. Parker's The Bitterest Pill

    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The opioid epidemic has reached Paradise, and Police Chief Jesse Stone must rush to stop the devastation in the latest thriller in Robert B. Parker's New York Times best-selling series....

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Robert B. Parker's The Hangman's Sonnet

    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162

    Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fiancée by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal protégé....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Might be done with this Series

    • By John S. Johnston on 10-26-17

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Robert B. Parker's The Devil Wins

    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 331
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 294
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 295

    In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I Miss You RBP

    • By Me & My Girls on 09-14-15

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Robert B. Parker's Debt to Pay

    • Jesse Stone, Book 15
    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 324
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 291
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 291

    All is quiet in Paradise, except for a spate of innocuous vandalism. Good thing, too, because Jesse Stone is preoccupied with the women in his life, both past and present....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • RB Parker would have not written this.

    • By John S. Johnston on 09-25-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Robert B. Parker's Blind Spot

    • Jesse Stone, Book 13
    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman, Robert B. Parker (Created by)
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 286
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285

    Jesse is invited to a reunion of his old Triple-A team at a hip New York City hotel, he is forced to grapple with his memories and regrets over what might have been....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jesse Stone is Back--Properly

    • By David Lea on 10-10-14

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The James Deans

    • A Moe Prager Mystery
    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: Andy Caploe
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    Still reeling from his wife's miscarriage, Moe Prager is bullied into taking the case of an up-and-coming politico whose career has stalled over the disappearance of a young woman....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Intricate plot, rich main characters. Narration ok

    • By MidwestGeek on 09-07-11

    Regular price: $17.95

    • Where It Hurts

    • The Gus Murphy Series, Book 1
    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: Chris Andrew Ciulla
    • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 154
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 144
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 146

    Gus Murphy thought he had the world all figured out. A retired Suffolk County cop, he had everything a man could want: a great marriage, two kids, a nice house, and the rest of his life ahead....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A depressing, slow-moving story.

    • By MidwestGeek on 04-06-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Gun Church

    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett, John Keating
    • Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 132
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 116
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 118

    Kip Weiler is a self-destructive, washed-up, middle-aged professor. But when he rescues a classroom full of students from a deranged gunman, things begin to change - seemingly for the better....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Glad I took the chance

    • By Karen Campbell on 11-27-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Walking the Perfect Square

    • A Moe Prager Mystery
    • By: Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated by: Andy Caploe
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 139
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 105

    Recently retired due to a freak accident, NYPD officer Moe Prager is lost. And when a suburban college student vanishes off the streets of Manhattan, Prager's universe is turned upside down....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Clever, Interesting, Satisfying

    • By Ted on 06-12-12

    Regular price: $17.95

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