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    • Jackaby

    • By: William Ritter
    • Narrated by: Nicola Barber
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,363
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,259
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,253

    Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1890, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary - including the ability to see supernatural beings. Abigail has a gift for noticing ordinary but important details, which makes her perfect for the position of Jackaby’s assistant.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • YA Sherlock and his Dr. Who companion - with fae

    • By withherownwings on 02-20-15

    Regular price: $14.68

    • Beastly Bones

    • A Jackaby Novel
    • By: William Ritter
    • Narrated by: Nicola Barber
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 390
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 364

    In 1892 New Fiddleham, New England, things are never quite what they seem, especially when Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, R. F. Jackaby, are called upon to investigate the supernatural. First, a vicious species of shape-shifters disguise themselves as a litter of kittens, and a day later their owner is found murdered with a single mysterious puncture wound.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable, but the first book is better

    • By LCNanny on 06-07-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Dire King

    • A Jackaby Novel
    • By: William Ritter
    • Narrated by: Nicola Barber
    • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 139

    The fate of the world is in the hands of detective of the supernatural R. F. Jackaby and his intrepid assistant, Abigail Rook. An evil king is turning ancient tensions into modern strife, using a blend of magic and technology to push Earth and the Otherworld into a mortal competition. Jackaby and Abigail are caught in the middle as they continue to solve the daily mysteries of New Fiddleham, New England - like who's created the rend between the worlds, how to close it, and why zombies are appearing around town.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Satisfying End

    • By Joki on 09-17-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Ghostly Echoes

    • A Jackaby Novel
    • By: William Ritter
    • Narrated by: Nicola Barber
    • Length: 8 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 288
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261

    Jenny Cavanaugh, the ghostly landlord of 926 Augur Lane, has enlisted the services of her detective-agency tenants to solve a decade-old murder - her own. Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, R. F. Jackaby, dive into the cold case, starting with a search for Jenny's fiancé, who went missing the night she died. But when a new gruesome murder closely mirrors the events of 10 years prior, Abigail and Jackaby realize that Jenny's case isn't so cold after all.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sherlock Holmes crossed with Harry Dresden

    • By Paul Wright on 09-05-16

    Regular price: $24.49