Eddie LaCrosse

5 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 463 ratings

The Sword-Edged Blonde Publisher's Summary

It should have been a case like any other: a missing princess, a king willing to pay in gold for her return. But before he realizes it, private investigator Eddie LaCrosse, a slightly shopworn sword jockey with a talent for discretion and detection, is swept up in a web of mystery and deceit involving a brutally murdered royal heir, a queen accused of an unspeakable crime, and the tragic past he thought he'd left behind.
©2007 Alex Bledsoe (P)2009 Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • The Sword-Edged Blonde

    • By: Alex Bledsoe
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96

    It should have been a case like any other: a missing princess, a king willing to pay in gold for her return. But before he realizes it, private investigator Eddie LaCrosse, a slightly shopworn sword jockey with a talent for discretion and detection, is swept up in a web of mystery and deceit involving a brutally murdered royal heir, a queen accused of an unspeakable crime, and the tragic past he thought he'd left behind.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a surprise, enjoyed dark age detective

    • By Bonnie on 10-03-11

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 2

    • Burn Me Deadly

    • An Eddie LaCrosse Novel
    • By: Alex Bledsoe
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83

    Eddie's on his way back from a routine investigation when his horse almost runs down a half-naked blonde in serious trouble. Against his better judgment, he promises to protect the frightened young woman, only to find himself waylaid by unknown assailants and left for dead beside her mutilated body.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Winner for Bledsoe!

    • By Paul on 12-27-11

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 3

    • Dark Jenny

    • The Eddie LaCrosse Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: Alex Bledsoe
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Alex Bledsoe’s fantasy novels have drawn rave reviews for their ingenious blend of classic fantasy and hard-boiled detective fiction. Now Bledsoe returns with an all-new tale of intrigue and murder.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very different from the first two in the series

    • By Bonnie on 10-06-11

    Regular price: $19.56

  • Book 4

    • Wake of the Bloody Angel

    • By: Alex Bledsoe
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    Twenty years ago, a barmaid in a harbor town fell for a young sailor who turned pirate to make his fortune. But what truly became of Black Edward Tew remains a mystery, one that has just fallen into the lap of freelance sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse. For years, Eddie has kept his office above Angelina’s tavern, so when Angelina herself asks him to find out what happened to the dashing pirate who stole her heart years ago, he can hardly say no—even though the trail is two decades old. Some say Black Edward and his ship, The Bloody Angel, went to bottom of the sea, taking with it a king’s ransom in treasure.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A grand Pirate Adventure, and a bit with a dog!

    • By vmeismendi on 10-20-12

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 5

    • He Drank, and Saw the Spider

    • Eddie LaCrosse, Book 5
    • By: Alex Bledsoe
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60

    After he fails to save a stranger from being mauled to death by a bear, a young mercenary is saddled with the baby girl the man died to protect. Now, 16 years later, that young mercenary has grown up to become cynical sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse. When his vacation travels bring him back to that same part of the world, he can't resist trying to discover what has become of the mysterious infant. He finds that the child, now a lovely young teenager named Isadora, is at the center of a complicated web of intrigue.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Eddie and Liz take a vacation NOT!

    • By Bonnie on 12-13-14

    Regular price: $20.97