Mike Delo

2 books in series
5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

The Clock Struck One Publisher's Summary

James Ory Theall's latest creation, Omaha private investigator, Mike Delo, debuts into the mystery and detective genre with a triple bang! A former military investigator, then, an unorthodox homicide detective with the Omaha Police Department until he is forced to resign and go private, Delo struggles with alcohol abuse and criticism about his relationship with his family, as he attempts to solve a string of brutal murders. During the investigation, he becomes embroiled in covert FBI operations and conflict between competing crime organizations. He moves quickly and adroitly, and finds clues overlooked by police.

The action is fast and exciting. Listeners will hesitate to stop as they are drawn in by the certainty that they have solved the mystery. The surprising outcome is sure to leave them looking forward to the next book in Theall's Mike Delo series. Contains strong language, descriptions of violence and descriptions of sex.

©2012 James Ory Theall (P)2013 James Ory Theall
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  • Book 1

    • The Clock Struck One

    • By: James Ory Theall
    • Narrated by: Mike Ortego
    • Length: 6 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mike Delo, a former military investigator, then, an unorthodox homicide detective with the Omaha Police Department, until he is forced to resign and go private, Delo struggles with alcohol abuse and criticism about his relationship with his family, as he attempts to solve a string of brutal murders. During the investigation, he becomes embroiled in covert FBI operations and conflict between competing crime organizations. He moves quickly and adroitly, and finds clues overlooked by police.

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • Murder at Two Rivers

    • Mike Delo Series, Book 2
    • By: James Ory Theall
    • Narrated by: Jason Paton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    An elderly swamp rocker from the 1950s, Ricky Carl engages Mike to find an extortionist who is offering information as to who murdered Carl's daughter, for $150,000. Mike accepts the gig, but becomes caught in a conflict with Carl's granddaughter, June, whose blocked memory of her mother's 20-year-old unsolved murder, has left her mentally challenged. This creates complications in Mike's hunt for the writer of the extortion note.

    Regular price: $19.95