Sister Jane Series

11 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 304 ratings

Full Cry Publisher's Summary

New York Times best-selling author Rita Mae Brown, co-writer of the wildly popular Mrs. Murphy mystery series, weaves a captivating tale from her foxhunting series. The New Year's Day festivities of the Jefferson Hunt are about to pick up when a promising Harvard Law School alum is found stabbed to death. As the investigation proceeds, those searching for the truth realize they might not survive to enjoy the next New Year's festivities.
©2003 Rita Mae Brown (P)2003 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Book 1

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  • Book 2

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  • Book 3

    • Full Cry

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    New York Times best-selling author Rita Mae Brown, co-writer of the wildly popular Mrs. Murphy mystery series, weaves a captivating tale from her foxhunting series. The New Year's Day festivities of the Jefferson Hunt are about to pick up when a promising Harvard Law School alum is found stabbed to death. As the investigation proceeds, those searching for the truth realize they might not survive to enjoy the next New Year's festivities.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Where's the mystery?

    • By Judith on 09-04-04

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 4

    • The Hunt Ball

    • A Novel
    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Author of the New York Times best-selling Mrs. Murphy mysteries, Rita Mae Brown delivers the goods with The Hunt Ball, the most entertaining entry yet in her popular foxhunting series. When a faculty member of the local prep school is murdered, the headmistress and "Sister" Jane Arnold, master of the foxhounds at Virginia's Jefferson Hunt Club, work together to uncover a killer.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely Story

    • By Julie Bryant on 10-21-05

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 5

    • The Hounds and the Fury

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Book five, which focuses on the hound, draws us into the murky financial scandals of foxhunting society - including a sharp-tongued, wheelchair-bound hellion of a bookkeeper, and a rich former hunt club donor who thinks he can out-class the intrepid Sister Jane with the purchase of his own pack of hounds.Only Sister Jane, along with her furry friends who, per usual, discuss the intrigues amongst themselves, is able to uncover the mystery of the missing money and the dead body!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good listen

    • By Patti on 02-29-16

    Regular price: $27.99

  • Book 6

    • The Tell-Tale Horse

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 31

    The February hunt season is in full swing in genteel Virginia when the neighborhood is rocked by murder: the female victim was stripped naked and propped onto a horse statue outside a tack shop.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Thrilling, if your into horses

    • By Kaelin on 12-01-09

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 7

    • Hounded to Death

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Publishers Weekly proclaims "cozy fans and animal lovers will be charmed" by New York Times best-selling author Rita Mae Brown's foxhound series. The shrewd master of the Jefferson Hunt Club, "Sister" Jane Arnold must don her detective cap again as murder most foul creeps across the lush Virginia countryside.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • just ok

    • By dlsidrn on 05-11-09

    Regular price: $27.99

  • Book 8

    • Fox Tracks

    • Foxhunting, Book 8
    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    When Master of the Jefferson Hunt ''Sister'' Jane Arnold is confronted with two ominously similar deaths, she begins to suspect that the killings are linked- and part of a much larger plot. Voicing her opinion soon puts Jane's life in danger. Fortunately, she can turn to her four-legged friends - including horses Keepsake and Lafayette, and even the fox Aunt Netty - for help.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brown does Virginia and hunting

    • By Kindle Customer on 06-25-16

    Regular price: $21.52

  • Book 9

    • Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

    • 'Sister' Jane, Book 9
    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    In Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, a century-old crime reawakens bad will - and stirs up a scandal that chills Sister to the bone. Sister Jane and the Jefferson Hunt Club have traveled from Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains to the Bluegrass State of Kentucky to ride with the members of the Woodford Hounds - in the teeth of foul weather. Sister knows better than anyone that an ill wind blows no good.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • NARRATOR WAS UNBEARABLE,!

    • By Pomegranate on 01-27-15

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 10

    • Crazy Like a Fox

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    A mystery full of colorful characters (both two- and four-legged!), gorgeous country landscapes, timeless traditions, and the breathtaking thrill of the fox hunt. The fox has made short work of the henhouse and is wreaking havoc across the once-peaceful Virginia hunt country. As Master of the Hunt, "Sister" Jane Arnold, her gentleman friend Gray Lorillard, the members of the Jefferson Hunt Club, and their loyal, clever hounds confront a most challenging - and all-too-human - adversary.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sorry to say narration is distracting.

    • By judy deshaies on 03-09-18

    Regular price: $24.49

  • Book 11

    • Homeward Hound

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Rita Mae Brown
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When the fanfare is interrupted by the discovery of a body, "Sister" Jane Arnold and her company of loyal hounds find themselves faced with a pressing task - to uncover who has killed a beloved club faithful. It's no help that the meddling, loathsome Victor Harris lurks in the shadows, weaseling his way back into the life of his disinherited daughter.... As always, the gang must untangle the complex web of clues laid before them, and with Sister Jane at the helm, they will not rest until the truth is laid bare. 

    Regular price: $24.49