The Commandments

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 129 ratings

The Eighth Commandment Publisher's Summary

When the Damaretion, the prized Greek coin from Archibald Havistock's collection, disappears and appraiser Mary Lou "Dunk" Bateson comes under suspicion, Bateson, a cop, and an insurance investigator set out to solve the crime.

©1987 Lawrence Sanders (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Eighth Commandment

    • By: Lawrence Sanders
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Gibel
    • Length: 12 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    When the Damaretion, the prized Greek coin from Archibald Havistock's collection, disappears and appraiser Mary Lou "Dunk" Bateson comes under suspicion, Bateson, a cop, and an insurance investigator set out to solve the crime.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It was a nice listen

    • By John on 10-01-12

    Regular price: $21.95

  • Book 2

    • The Tenth Commandment

    • By: Lawrence Sanders
    • Narrated by: David Marantz
    • Length: 14 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 39

    When a millionaire leaps to his death from the top floor of his Manhattan townhouse, private detective Joshua Bigg is called in to investigate by the law firm representing the dead man's estate. One of the biggest sellers in the Commandment series, this masterpiece of suspense and murder is rich in sultry characters and deadly plot twists.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • There is a part missing

    • By clara on 08-06-12

    Regular price: $21.95

  • Book 3

    • The Sixth Commandment

    • By: Lawrence Sanders
    • Narrated by: Victor Bevine
    • Length: 12 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    Bingham Foundation field investigator Samuel Todd discovers a conspiracy of silence surrounding the research being conducted by Dr. Telford Gordon Thorndecker, the head of the well-to-do senior care facility Crittenden Hall. Thorndecker is secretly breaking every law of God and man - and faces an ultimate decision. Lawrence Sanders at his suspenseful best.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Magatagan on 08-28-18

    Regular price: $21.95

  • Book 4

    • The Seventh Commandment

    • By: Lawrence Sanders
    • Narrated by: Katina Kalin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    It is Christmastime in New York and insurance investigator Dora Conti is sent from Connecticut to investigate the mugging and death of retired jeweler Lewis Starret. He was insured for three million dollars but the muggers didn't take his wallet. Very quickly, each family member becomes a suspect and Dora begins to feel the pull of the Starrets' world of greed and temptation.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Daytime soap opera - I really couldn't finish...

    • By LB on 01-05-13

    Regular price: $17.95