• One Dead Lady

  • An Absolutely Gripping JR Steele Detective Murder Mystery
  • By: Bradford G. Wheler
  • Narrated by: F.C. McAllister
  • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (49 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

A riveting story unfolds as past and present crimes entwine.

A 17-year-old case comes back to haunt JR Steele, a semi-retired private investigator. The Army veteran and former police detective has been working as a gunsmith, trying to get by. The blonde who walked into the gun shop yesterday asking for his help is now dead. Death and destruction force him back in the game. But is he still up to the task?

Powerful and ruthless people with connections way beyond Steele’s Florida county don’t want what really happened 17 years ago to see the light of day and they are willing to kill to stop it. Steele is spending as much time trying to keep himself and the dead woman’s gorgeous cyber-smart daughter alive as he is solving this riveting case.

Steele is determined to get to the bottom of things. The clues are there somewhere — he just needs to uncover them without getting killed. But the body count keeps mounting. The dead blonde has awakened a sleeping monster who employs merciless killers to keep old secrets buried. Fortunately, Steele has friends of his own that aren’t afraid to operate on the gray side of the law.

This edge-of-your-seat suspense novel introduces unique Florida characters listeners will never forget in a spellbinding tale.

©2020 Bradford G. Wheler (P)2020 Bradford G. Wheler

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Excellent book.

Excellent book. Great characters and interesting story. Feels like you are right there with them. Going to get more of his books. Highly recommend these.

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Really enjoyed

Really enjoyed listening to this book. Well done . Will recommend this to my friends. Keep the novels like this coming.

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Highly recommend

Highly recommend especially if you like books by Bradford G. Wheler . A very good murder mystery.

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A Great mystery

A Great mystery easy to understand with a twist. Can not wait to read the next book in the series

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Excellent

Very good mystery with an excellent series-long mystery to boot! I guessed Rose’s secret early on but it only made the book that much more intriguing

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Entertaining.

Entertaining. A little predictable, but I didn’t see one of the big twists coming. I like to be surprised.

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Good One

Mix an explosion, a sea voyage, murders, and a multitude of suspects and you will find this book to be a most interesting cocktail. I do believe you will like the twists and turns provided by Bradford G. Wheler in this intriguing mystery.

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I love the story

I love the story. I want to get more of this series by this author. I will be looking forward to following this author.

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I enjoyed this mystery.

I enjoyed this mystery. It was light reading with interesting characters of many different personalities. It was fun to watch them interact. There were several twists and turns that kept me guessing.

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Nail Biting Story

Total surprise with twists and turns. The characters were varied and the British Raj setting definitely added aura to the nail biting story.

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  • 08-28-20

I love suspenseful novels

I love suspenseful novels that leave me wanting more. The beginning of the book pulled me in immediately with the character development, but got a little bit slow for me after that. As I kept reading I found myself trying to guess the "Who done it" and other character secrets. I really enjoyed the book as it had suspense, and some surprises that I didn't expect. I would recommend reading it!

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  • Eleanor D
  • 08-22-20

Entertaining

This was a relatively captivating book! I really enjoyed the separate chapters for each different character, it gave the book more structure and without it I would've been a bit lost. The ending was good and I did not see it coming.

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  • John David
  • 08-19-20

Good story

Good story, interesting characters. Had you guessing from the start. Slow at times. Will read the next book when I can get it.

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  • Darien Ellis
  • 08-19-20

One of the few books I really liked.

One of the few books I really liked. The characters were well thought out and their stories compelling. Will read this author again.

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  • CelinaBarrera
  • 08-19-20

A Good Entertainment Package

This book was written for people like me who enjoy suspense and mystery. Salem shocked me in the end. What a story!!!

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  • Nikola Fitzpatrick
  • 08-19-20

A Great Story

Unusual setting with interesting characters. I enjoyed the plot and the twists and turns kept you reading right up until the end