Ryan Lock

13 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 323 ratings

Lockdown Publisher's Summary

NEW YORK

It may be Christmas in New York, but for ex-soldier turned élite bodyguard Ryan Lock it's business as usual: his mission is to protect one of America's most ruthless businessmen.

A BLOODY SHOOT-OUT

Suddenly gunshots ring out. People run for cover. Innocent people are mown down. Amid the chaos, Lock's hunt for the killers turns into an explosive game of cat and mouse.

A DEADLY SECRET

Lock's search for the truth takes him from the rooftops of a New York skyscraper to a heavily fortified warehouse on the Hudson where he confronts one of the world's most dangerous women. As the clock ticks towards midnight on New Year's Eve, all routes into and out of Manhattan are sealed, and Lock realises that not only is his own life in terrible danger but so are the lives of millions of others....

©2009 Sean Black (P)2011 ISIS Publishing Ltd, published in the UK by Random House Audiobooks
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  • Book 1

    • Lockdown

    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    It may be Christmas in New York, but for ex-soldier turned élite bodyguard Ryan Lock it's business as usual: his mission is to protect one of America's most ruthless businessmen. Suddenly gunshots ring out. People run for cover. Innocent people are mown down. Amid the chaos, Lock's hunt for the killers turns into an explosive game of cat and mouse.

    Regular price: $21.42

    • Lockdown

    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Elijah Alexander
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    It may be Christmas Eve in New York, but for ex-military bodyguard Ryan Lock it's business as usual. His task: to protect the CEO of the world's largest bio-technology company from a group of radical, and highly determined, activists. But when a failed assassination attempt leaves the streets of midtown littered with bodies, and hours later the son of the company's chief research scientist is abducted from his Upper West Side prep school, Lock's hunt for the boy turns into an explosive game of cat and mouse.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Decent first a bit predictable

    • By shelley on 03-23-14

    Regular price: $17.99

  • Book 2

    • Deadlock

    • The Second Ryan Lock Thriller
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Steven Cooper
    • Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    Elite bodyguard Ryan Lock has become a convicted felon, sentenced to twenty years in Pelican Bay, California's notorious supermax prison. Or at least that's what the United States Justice Department wants everyone to believe. In reality, he's there to protect one man. Frank 'Reaper' Hays is a founding member of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood, and is about to give evidence against members of his own gang for the brutal slaying of an undercover ATF agent and his family.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not Recommended

    • By Kathryn on 04-22-17
    • The Second Ryan Lock Thriller
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Steven Cooper
    • Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
    • Release date: 08-30-13
    • 4 out of 5 stars 24 ratings

    Regular price: $17.99

  • Book 3

    • Gridlock

    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Adult movie actress, Raven Lane, is one of the most lusted after women in America, with millions of fans to prove it. But when a headless corpse turns up in the trunk of her car, she realises that fame carries a terrible price. Fearing for her life, and with the LAPD seemingly unable to protect her, Raven turns to elite bodyguard, Ryan Lock for help. Lock stops bad things happening to good people, but can he stop the tidal wave of violence now threatening the city of Los Angeles as Raven's predator targets - and kills - those closest to her?

    Regular price: $20.75

    • Gridlock

    • Ryan Lock, Book 3
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Steven Cooper
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Fearing for her life, and with the LAPD seemingly unable to protect her, Raven turns to former military bodyguard Ryan Lock for help. As events spiral out of control, Lock is drawn into a dangerous world where money rules, sex is a commodity to be bought and sold, and no one can be trusted, least of all his beautiful new client....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed!

    • By Yunquesju on 08-01-16

    Regular price: $17.99

  • Book 4

    • The Devil's Bounty

    • A Ryan Lock Novel, Book 4
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Elijah Alexander
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Convicted of a series of horrific crimes against female college students in Santa Barbara, wealthy playboy Charlie Mendez has fled across the US border into Mexico. As one bounty hunter after another meets a grisly end at the hands of the murderous drug cartel his family have hired to keep him safe, it seems that Mendez is one fugitive destined to remain beyond the reach of the law. Or at least that's how it looks....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Recommended - First Sean Black Listen

    • By Daniel McAfee on 06-24-13

    Regular price: $17.99

    • The Devil's Bounty

    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Elijah Alexander
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    Convicted of a series of horrific crimes against female college students in Santa Barbara, wealthy playboy Charlie Mendez has fled across the US border into Mexico. As one bounty hunter after another meets a grisly end at the hands of the murderous drug cartel Mendez is paying to keep him safe it seems that he is destined to remain beyond the reach of the law. But Mendez hasn't reckoned with former military bodyguard, Ryan Lock, and his partner, Ty Johnson....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Different spin on Andrew Luster

    • By shelley on 06-23-16

    Regular price: $17.99

    • The Devil's Bounty

    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Convicted of a series of horrific crimes against young women in the up-market California town of Santa Barbara, wealthy playboy Charlie Mendez has fled across the US border into Mexico. As one bounty hunter after another meets a grisly end at the hands of the murderous drug cartel his family have hired to keep him safe, it seems that Mendez is one fugitive destined to remain beyond the reach of the law. Or at least that's how it looks until one determined victim persuades high-end security specialist Ryan Lock and his partner, retired Marine Ty Johnson, to take on the case.

    Regular price: $20.65

  • Book 4.5

    • Lock & Load

    • A Ryan Lock Short
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: George Ridgeway
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Fresh from a stint undercover in Pelican Bay's super-max prison in Northern California, Ryan Lock, and his business partner, former US Marine Ty Johnson, are in Los Angeles. They are tasked with protecting a young Hollywood starlet from an abusive movie star boyfriend, who refuses to accept that their relationship is over. As Lock knows only too well, and as Ty is about to learn, keeping someone safe from harm can be harder than it looks, and damage can come in unexpected forms...

    Regular price: $6.95

  • Book 5

    • The Innocent

    • A Ryan Lock Novel
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Grant Pennington
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 65

    When college basketball coach Malik Shaw goes missing after a family tragedy, it looks like just another retired athlete gone off the rails. But Malik's childhood friend, private security specialist Ty Johnson, quickly begins to suspect that there is more to it. Chasing the truth, Ty and his business partner, Ryan Lock, begin to uncover a sinister conspiracy of silence in a sleepy Minnesota college town.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • captivating

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-10-16

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 6

    • Fire Point

    • Ryan Lock, Book 6
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Grant Pennington
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    The sixth novel in the Ryan Lock series. Ryan Lock and Ty Johnson are in Los Angeles and on the trail of an unlikely cult who are planning on taking their message to the world in the most devastating fashion imaginable.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A well written and narrated suspense thriller

    • By Wayne on 07-15-16

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 7

    • The Edge of Alone

    • A Ryan Lock Novel, Volume 7
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Grant Pennington
    • Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    An isolated school for troubled teens. A series of mysterious deaths. A father frantically trying to rescue his daughter before it's too late. But when the law won't listen, who can he turn to? Private security operator Ryan Lock is back in the brand new novel from the master of the modern thriller, Sean Black.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fast paced light listening

    • By shelley on 10-04-16

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 8

    • Second Chance

    • Ryan Lock, Book 8
    • By: Sean Black
    • Narrated by: Grant Pennington
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Over the years, former military bodyguard Ryan Lock has made more than his fair share of enemies. It was only a matter of time before one of them came looking for payback. A serial rapist brutally murdered inside California's highest-security prison for women. A frantic gun battle in the middle of downtown Los Angeles. A beautiful, young defense attorney violently abducted from her office. A series of apparently random events that are anything but. Someone is hell bent on revenge, and their target's name is Ryan Lock.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • History has a way of repeating itself...

    • By shelley on 07-22-17

    Regular price: $19.95