Scott William Carter
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Scott William Carter

SCOTT WILLIAM CARTER's first novel, The Last Great Getaway of the Water Balloon Boys, was hailed by Publishers Weekly as a "touching and impressive debut" and won an Oregon Book Award. Since then, he has published many books, including the popular Garrison Gage mystery series set on the Oregon coast, as well as the provocative Myron Vale Investigations, about the private investigator in Portland, Oregon who works for both the living and the dead. He lives in Oregon with his wife and two children. Find out more about him at scottwilliamcarter.com.

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Best Sellers

    • The Gray and Guilty Sea

    • A Garrison Gage Mystery
    • By: Jack Nolte, Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 378
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 332
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 331

    A curmudgeon. An iconoclast. A loner. That's how people describe Garrison Gage, and that's when they're being charitable....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Kathi on 01-30-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Lovely Wicked Rain

    • A Garrison Gage Mystery, Book 3
    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    Jeremiah Cooper, the son of the bullheaded high school football coach. Slight of build, soft of voice, he's got all kinds of torment lurking behind his eyes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Super

    • By patricia on 07-08-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Desperate Place for Dying

    • A Garrison Gage Mystery
    • By: Jack Nolte, Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    An old flame. A killer on the loose. A crazy cult on the rise....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A hard boiled romp

    • By Terry Mixon on 07-10-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Lighthouse for the Lonely Heart

    • A Garrison Gage Mystery, Book 5
    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    They find his body at the bottom of Heceta Head Lighthouse - Ed Boone, a longtime volunteer who commits suicide rather than see his grim diagnosis to its bitter end....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping and Suspenseful

    • By Jan on 07-24-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Strange Ghosts

    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Johnnie C. Hayes
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Equal parts riveting and stirring, Carter takes a staple of campfires and rainy nights - the ghost story - into surprising new territory in this collection....

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Ghost Detective

    • A Myron Vale Investigation
    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    After narrowly surviving a near-fatal shooting, Portland detective Myron Vale wakes with a bullet still lodged in his brain....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Shroud of Tattered Sails

    • A Garrison Gage Mystery
    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    A beached sailboat. A missing man. A distraught woman staggering ashore. There to greet her - Garrison Gage, full-time curmudgeon and part-time private investigator....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Scott WIlliam Carter is a painter with words!

    • By Anita on 05-17-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Ghost, the Girl, and the Gold

    • A Myron Vale Investigation
    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    A week before Christmas, John and Laura Ray storm into Myron's office, desperate to find their missing daughter. Money? They don't have any. Clues? They have few....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Some have very special gifts!

    • By Kindle Customer on 11-08-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Tales of Twisted Time

    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Brian Smith
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In these four riveting tales, Carter takes a classic of science fiction - the time-travel story - into surprising new territory....

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Ghost Who Said Goodbye

    • By: Scott William Carter
    • Narrated by: Steven Roy Grimsley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    Even the dead can die...the second in the riveting series about the private investigator who bridges both sides of the great divide....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this series!

    • By Mercy Phalen on 03-10-17

    Regular price: $19.95

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