Richard Castle
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Richard Castle

Richard Castle is the author of numerous bestsellers, including the critically acclaimed Derrick Storm series. His first novel, In a Hail of Bullets, published while he was still in college, received the Nom DePlume Society's prestigious Tom Straw Award for Mystery Literature. Castle currently lives in Manhattan with his daughter and mother, both of whom infuse his life with humor and inspiration.

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Best Sellers

    • Crashing Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    Rook is given the honor to be a visiting professor at his alma mater, and he can't pass up the opportunity to mentor burgeoning writers at his former award-winning college newspaper. Shortly after his arrival on campus, a female reporter for the paper is found dead - naked - in Rook's bed....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Long Live Castle!

    • By Steve Manke on 04-20-19

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Heat Storm

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 318
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 290
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 287

    Nikki Heat and Derrick Storm, Richard Castle's most enduring and beloved characters, team up for the first time to save Nikki's mother, Cynthia....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent close to a great series.

    • By Jason on 06-25-17

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Heat Wave

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 6 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,929
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,420
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,418

    The title character from ABC's hit television series Castle kicks off his new series of books featuring tough and sexy New York police detective Nikki Heat with a bang....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • As advertised-Great lite read.

    • By Anonymous223 on 04-16-10

    Regular price: $22.99

    • Driving Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 566
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 513
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 512

    In the seventh novel of the popular Nikki Heat series, the NYPD's top homicide detective has been promoted to captain just in time to face a thrilling case with a very personal twist....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • "A drone, armed and dangerous"

    • By Wayne on 10-23-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Frozen Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 813
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 715
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 720

    Nikki Heat and Jameson Rook are together again, facing an unsolved murder mystery that has haunted Nikki for 10 years....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Almost Impossible to Put Down/Turn Off This Book!

    • By GEORGE on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $23.62

    • High Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 364
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 316
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 314

    An ISIS-style beheading of a journalist, carried out by a New York City group pledging fealty to that rogue state, becomes more than just another case for NYPD Captain Nikki Heat....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Lame story plus excessively politically correct

    • By Wayne on 10-27-16

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Heat Rises

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,011
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 884
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 892

    Fast-paced and full of intrigue, Heat Rises pairs the tough and sexy NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat with hotshot reporter Jameson Rook in Richard Castle's most thrilling mystery yet....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun, mild suspense and a bit inane!

    • By Wayne on 03-11-18

    Regular price: $23.62

    • Raging Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 498
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 456
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 460

    Detective Heat knows her job is to solve murders. She just worries that solving this one will be the death of her relationship....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This is a fun detective series....

    • By Wayne on 10-19-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Wild Storm

    • A Derrick Storm Thriller
    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Robert Petkoff
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 338
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308

    Derrick Storm, the guy the CIA calls on when it wants something investigated domestically, is 33,000 feet in the air, returning from a rock-climbing vacation in the Swiss Alps....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nice addition to the series!

    • By Dawn on 04-16-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Naked Heat

    • By: Richard Castle
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,236
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 937
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 937

    Tough, sexy, professional, NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat carries a passion for justice as she leads one of New York City’s top homicide squads....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • enjoyable mystery

    • By Blanche on 10-06-10

    Regular price: $20.28

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