Steve Hamilton
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Steve Hamilton

Steve Hamilton is the New York Times bestselling author of both the Alex McKnight series and the standalone novel The Lock Artist, currently in film development. He's one of only two authors in history (along with Ross Thomas) to win the Edgar Award for Best First Novel and then to follow that up later in his career with an Edgar for Best Novel. Beyond that, he's either won or been nominated for every other major crime fiction award in America and the UK, and his books are now translated into twenty languages. He attended the University of Michigan, where he won the prestigious Hopwood Award for writing. He currently lives in upstate New York with his wife and their two children. Visit his Web site at www.authorstevehamilton.com.

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Best Sellers

    • The Lock Artist

    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,542
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,193

    Marked by tragedy, traumatized at the age of eight, Michael, now 18, is no ordinary young man. He discovers the one thing he can somehow do better than anyone else....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good story Very Slow

    • By shelley on 12-06-13

    Regular price: $29.99

    • A Cold Day in Paradise

    • The Alex McKnight Series, Book 1
    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Nick Sullivan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 67

    Alex McKnight thought he had put the nightmare of his partner's death and his own near-fatal injury behind him....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A cold day in paradise

    • By Ula Ebbe on 08-30-18

    Regular price: $25.95

    • The Second Life of Nick Mason

    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 947
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 862
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 857

    Nick Mason has already spent five years inside a maximum security prison when an offer comes that will grant his release 20 years early. He accepts - but the deal comes with a terrible price....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rock and hard place plot

    • By Lesia on 06-01-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Dead Man Running

    • An Alex McKnight Thriller
    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Nick Sullivan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 78

    Alex McKnight - hero of Steve Hamilton's best-selling, award-winning, and beloved private eye series - is back in a high-stakes, nail-biting thriller, facing the most dangerous enemy he's ever encountered....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Don’t. Just don’t.

    • By Rufus on 09-03-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Exit Strategy

    • A Nick Mason Novel
    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 379
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 359
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 356

    Nick Mason has been given a true mission impossible: infiltrate WITSEC, the top-secret federal witness-protection program that has never been compromised....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Too much is too much....

    • By antonio on 02-17-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Winter of the Wolf Moon

    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 250
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 207
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 210

    Ex-police detective and private investigator Alex McKnight rents out small cabins to snowmobilers and tries to bury his demons under the snow he plows each day....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding dialog and cast of characters

    • By Dennis on 09-06-12

    Regular price: $20.99

    • North of Nowhere

    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    Lying face down on the floor with a gun to the back of his head is where Alex McKnight finds himself after a game of cards turns into a professional heist....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Justin Verlander pitches in AAA

    • By Bull on 11-24-12

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Hunting Wind

    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 136
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 112

    In the remote, wintry reaches of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, it’s hard for a man to remember what springtime is like, let alone Spring Training....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A Long, Tedious Road To Nowhere

    • By FRITZ STOOP on 10-30-13

    Regular price: $20.99

    • A Stolen Season

    • Alex McKnight #7
    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Jim Bond
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    With Vinnie in danger on one side of the border, and Natalie in just as much danger on the other, what comes next will be the absolute darkest hour of Alex's life....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good Story; distracting narration

    • By Nelson on 07-11-10

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Blood Is the Sky

    • Alex McKnight #5
    • By: Steve Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Jim Bond
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98

    When a fire is done, what's left is only half-destroyed. It is charred and brittle. It is obscene. There is nothing so ugly in all the world as what a fire leaves behind, covered in ashes and smoke...

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narration Killed this story

    • By Dennis on 11-09-12

    Regular price: $20.97

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