Britt Montero

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 39 ratings

Contents Under Pressure Publisher's Summary

The green-eyed daughter of a Cuban patriot killed by Castro's firing squad; she has a tender spot for the city's underdogs, but is smart and tough enough to pursue a story no matter where it takes her. When cops on the midnight shift chase a black motorist, the fleeing man, a professional football hero, winds up dead. Britt's investigation reveals the tragic truth. As the city she loves explodes into a major riot, Britt is caught up in life-threatening events that bring about a shocking climax.

©1992 Edna Buchanan (P)2014 Dreamscape Media, LLC
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  • Book 1

    • Contents Under Pressure

    • Britt Montero, Book 1
    • By: Edna Buchanan
    • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    The green-eyed daughter of a Cuban patriot killed by Castro's firing squad; she has a tender spot for the city's underdogs, but is smart and tough enough to pursue a story no matter where it takes her. When cops on the midnight shift chase a black motorist, the fleeing man, a professional football hero, winds up dead. Britt's investigation reveals the tragic truth. As the city she loves explodes into a major riot, Britt is caught up in life-threatening events that bring about a shocking climax.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not a Bad Story

    • By M. Giorgi on 01-11-15

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 2

    • Miami, It's Murder

    • Britt Montero, Book 2
    • By: Edna Buchanan
    • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    With a dying detective as her friend and source, Britt Montero probes the long unsolved sex murder of a small girl, which may implicate the front-runner in the governor's race. Britt also follows the trail of a diseased serial rapist who ambushes career women in the restrooms of the gleaming downtown towers that spike the Miami skyline. But soon, it's turnabout; the rapist is trailing Britt. Enraged by her stories, the rapist escalates his violence and focuses his obsession on her.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Miami, the Dark Side

    • By M. Giorgi on 01-11-15

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 3

    • Suitable for Framing

    • Britt Montero, Book 3
    • By: Edna Buchanan
    • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    A young mother and child are victims of a fatal daylight hit-and-run by rampaging youths. Britt Montero witnesses the tragedy and relentlessly pursues the story. She befriends a reluctant young gang member surviving alone on the street. But the boy disappears. At the same time evil lurks in the newsroom. A new, ambitious young reporter wants to be a star and covets Britt's job. Friendly at first, Britt begins to suspect that her rival's on-the-spot breaking news stories may not be what they seem.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good Story

    • By M. Giorgi on 01-13-15

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 4

    • Act of Betrayal

    • Britt Montero, Book 4
    • By: Edna Buchanan
    • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    When Miami crime reporter Britt Montero reports a missing teenager, she discovers that the case may be related to a string of unsolved disappearances. As Britt delves into the baffling case, an old mystery opens new wounds: She unexpectedly meets two men who knew her deceased father. Through them, Britt learns that he left a diary identifying the man who betrayed him. But the diary isn't easily possessed; anyone who finds it seems to be marked for murder.

    Regular price: $34.99