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Richard S. Prather

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    • Case of the Vanishing Beauty

    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 7

    Shell Scott, the shamus who has Sherlock whirling in his grave...This is the first book in this action-packed mystery series....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Problematic reader. Amusing and light pulp parody.

    • By TexasFella on 04-07-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Three's a Shroud

    • Shell Scott Mystery Series, Book 10
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Shell Scott is hired to help State Senator Paul Hershey gather information against Joe Blake, one of the biggest crooks Los Angeles has ever produced....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Strip for Murder

    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Heath Kizzier
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    "Suspicious and dangerous accidents were happening. People were dying, including the private eye I had been sent to replace....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed the book

    • By Michael on 11-17-08

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Way of the Wanton

    • Shell Scott Mystery Series, Book 6
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "There was a fire in her eyes that was scorching me - me, who couldn't tell whether a dame wanted to kiss me or kill me....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Too Many Crooks

    • Shell Scott Mystery Series, Book 8
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    I’m Shell Scott, the human target for every gun in the State of California. And that’s no private eyewash...I was made to feel wanted all right....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Slab Happy

    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Heath Kizzier
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    I'm no music lover and, what's more, I was the rascal they were dying to kill....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great in paperback ,OK in audio

    • By Rhonda on 02-06-10

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Over Her Dear Body

    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Heath Kizzier
    • Length: 7 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    "I'm Shell Scott, a P.I. with 20-20 vision, particularly when I have a 36-22-36 assignment. This one was a chaste girl who was being chaste-by me. And I was being chased, too, by a hired gun....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A FUN READ...

    • By psykoace on 04-23-08

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Take a Murder, Darling

    • Shell Scott, Book 11
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    'The scarlet bikini which had covered a minimum of the eye-popping curves on the dead woman, lay at her feet, and my eyes focussed on her as glassily as did the dead man’s next to her....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Find This Woman

    • Shell Scott, 4
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    J. Harrison Bing after receiving no word from his daughter in nearly a year, went to her home in L.A. only to find she had sold the home and left without a trace....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Always Leave 'Em Dying

    • Shell Scott Mystery Series, Book 9
    • By: Richard S. Prather
    • Narrated by: Maynard Villers
    • Length: 6 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The strait jacket’s canvas held my arms tight. My six-two was horizontal on a stretcher and the two bruisers carried it and my 205 pounds easily down the long corridor....

    Regular price: $17.49

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