Cal Murphy

8 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 90 ratings

Cal Murphy Thriller Bundle Publisher's Summary

Meet Cal Murphy.

He's an intrepid reporter who refuses to let go of a story, no matter what the cost. Killers best beware.

Murphy has high hopes and aspirations of becoming a high-profile sports columnist at a major metro newspaper, until something else grabs his attention: the hunt to uncover the truth and find justice for the dead.

And he won't stop until he's exposed everything.

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  • Book 1-3

    • Cal Murphy Thriller Bundle

    • Books 1-3
    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 16 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Meet Cal Murphy. He's an intrepid reporter who refuses to let go of a story, no matter what the cost. Killers best beware. Murphy has high hopes and aspirations of becoming a high-profile sports columnist at a major metro newspaper, until something else grabs his attention: the hunt to uncover the truth and find justice for the dead.

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 1

    • Dead Line

    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 39

    When veteran NFL quarterback Noah Larson finally guides his team to the Super Bowl, his dreams - and life - are dashed when his six-year-old son is kidnapped for a unique ransom: Lose the game or his son dies. Seattle sportswriter Cal Murphy and photographer Kelly Mendoza get pulled into an FBI sting to help rescue Noah's son in Mexico. But when everything falls apart, Cal and Kelly are left to save themselves, save Noah's son, and save the Super Bowl.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Intriguing story, Journalistic Narrator

    • By BookMama on 09-09-13

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • Dead Shot

    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Sonny Dufault
    • Length: 5 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Working as a journalist at a small weekly paper in rural Idaho, Cal Murphy begins losing his big city dreams of writing for a metro paper. His passion is reignited after three high school star athletes are found dead in a 24-hour period. As he and fellow photographer Kelly Mendoza attempt to make sense of bizarre circumstances that led to the teens' deaths, Cal makes a chilling discovery, uncovering a vast conspiracy that grows darker with every twist and turn.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Don't waste a credit (or money) on this audiobook

    • By Jon on 09-03-15

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 3

    • Better Off Dead

    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 4 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    When NFL star running back Aaron Banks winds up dead in an abandoned warehouse, San Francisco newspaper reporter Cal Murphy begins an investigation that unearths secrets that are best left alone. Joined by fellow journalist Kelly Mendoza, Cal ventures into a world rife with conspiracies, butting heads with powerful people and putting a bulls-eye on his own chest. But with time running out to expose the truth, Cal must weigh if the story is worth his life - and if he has what it takes to topple the most powerful man in Southern California.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator just so so

    • By MargeL on 05-20-15

    Regular price: $14.95

  • Book 4

    • Dead in the Water

    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Atlanta sports writer Cal Murphy travels deep into the Louisiana bayou to investigate the mysterious death of a five-star high school football recruit in the small town of Saint-Parran. What he finds is a sinister secret hidden beneath a tussle between boosters from two major college football programs fighting for the services of another local recruit.

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 5

    • Dead Man's Curve

    • A Cal Murphy Thriller, Book 5
    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 4 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    When Atlanta reporter Cal Murphy and his wife, Kelly, make a stop in Millersville as a favor to a family friend to find out what's really going on, the powers that be frown on the attention. It doesn't take long before Cal and Kelly rile up the town and its corrupt law enforcement - and they find themselves fighting for their lives and livelihood in the pursuit of not only the truth but justice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent suspense novel!

    • By Wayne on 05-06-16

    Regular price: $14.95

  • Book 6

    • Dead and Gone

    • A Cal Murphy Thriller, Book 6
    • By: Jack Patterson
    • Narrated by: Bill Cooper
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    How can someone be murdered in plain sight in front of thousands of people - and nobody even know it was happening? When popular stock car racer Carson Tanner dies on the track and stuns the motorsports world, reporter Cal Murphy witnesses the event in disbelief. Something seems off to Cal - and his suspicions are confirmed with a cryptic handwritten note stuck into his pocket.

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 7

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