Detective Ace Sloan

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 53 ratings

The Red Planet Trilogy Publisher's Summary

This collection of three novellas chronicles the dramatic events from the founding of the first Martian colony in the middle of the 21st century to the first election of the Martian Republic in the 22nd century.

From Vermont to Mars tells the story of ecological disasters on Earth that are the catalysts for the first emigrants to head to Mars.

The Red Planet Murders continues the story by telling a compelling tale of murder and the reluctant investigator, Achilles "Ace" Sloan, who must solve the crime amid social unrest on Mars.

The Martian Republic describes the political struggle between warring factions on Mars leading up to the first presidential election.

Together the three novellas are a sweeping cautionary tale of a grand social and economic experiment on Mars.

©2013 William Graham (P)2015 William Graham
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  • Book 1

    • The Red Planet Trilogy

    • Three Novellas
    • By: William Graham
    • Narrated by: Richard Wilson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18

    This collection of three novellas chronicles the dramatic events from the founding of the first Martian colony in the middle of the 21st century to the first election of the Martian Republic in the 22nd century. Together the three novellas are a sweeping, cautionary tale of a grand social and economic experiment on Mars.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The red planet

    • By Zoe on 05-09-17

    Regular price: $14.95

  • Book 2

    • The Red Planet President

    • A Novella
    • By: William Graham
    • Narrated by: Richard Wilson
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    In this continuation of the story line of The Red Planet Trilogy, author William Graham weaves a compelling tale of political intrigue as Dr. Jane Starling, the first president of the newly formed Martian Republic, takes office. Her political foes at the corporations, which founded the colonies on Mars, are aligned against her and devise ways to sabotage her political agenda. Against this highly charged political drama, the common citizens of Mars must make decisions about their own lives.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Bit Dry

    • By Big Cheese on 01-31-18

    Regular price: $6.95

  • Book 3

    • Mars at Midnight

    • A Detective Ace Sloan Mystery
    • By: William Graham
    • Narrated by: Leslie Starr O'Hara
    • Length: 2 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Detective Ace Sloan (The Red Planet Murders) returns in this exciting and compelling murder mystery from author William Graham. Set in the Martian colonies in the 22nd century, Detective Sloan must solve the murders of two immigrant women found buried in the Martian dunes and of a famous college professor. What is the connection between the murders? Sloan and his rookie colleague Detective Kate Hammer uncover a secret political conspiracy as they try to solve the crimes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Like a real old-school “whodunit”

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 05-05-16

    Regular price: $6.95

  • Book 4

    • Mars at Twilight

    • A Detective Ace Sloan Mystery
    • By: William Graham
    • Narrated by: Adam Schulmerich
    • Length: 1 hr and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    In this fourth and final installment of the Detective Ace Sloan series, Sloan must solve the murders of multiple members of a prominent Martian family and a distinguished poet all while cultivating a relationship with a new lover and dealing with a sudden serious health issue. More than ever, he must lean on Detective Kate Hammer to assist him in solving the crimes.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • left me feeling like I wanted more

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 06-07-16

    Regular price: $6.95