Herculeah Jones Mysteries

7 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 33 ratings

The Dark Stairs Publisher's Summary

Mystery is in Herculeah Jones's blood. How could it not be, with a father on the police force and a mother who's a private eye? So when Herculeah notices a man hanging around the "Dead Oaks" mansion, she can't resist doing some investigating of her own. Legend has it the old estate was the site of a murder, and now it looks like there's something even more nefarious going on. Can Herculeah crack the case before the mystery man closes in on her?
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  • Book 1

    • The Dark Stairs

    • A Hurculeah Jones Mystery
    • By: Betsy Byars
    • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
    • Length: 2 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mystery is in Herculeah Jones's blood. How could it not be, with a father on the police force and a mother who's a private eye? So when Herculeah notices a man hanging around the "Dead Oaks" mansion, she can't resist doing some investigating of her own. Legend has it the old estate was the site of a murder, and now it looks like there's something even more nefarious going on. Can Herculeah crack the case before the mystery man closes in on her?

    Regular price: $3.47

  • Book 2

    • Tarot Says Beware

    • A Herculeah Jones Mystery
    • By: Betsy Byars
    • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
    • Length: 3 hrs and 11 mins
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    Madame Rosa, the eccentric local fortune teller, has been murdered, and the only witness is her parrot, Tarot. But he’s not talking. Herculeah Jones thinks she knows who the killer is, but she’s not the only one.... Someone else knows - someone who wants to make sure Herculeah won’t be around to see the future.

    Regular price: $19.60

  • Book 3

    • The Dead Letter

    • A Hurculeah Jones Mystery
    • By: Betsy Byars
    • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Herculeah Jones discovers a letter in her secondhand coat, she instantly recognizes it as a cry for help. It doesn't take Herculeah long to uncover the clues and track down the truth. But what Herculeah doesn't realize is that someone is stalking her - someone who would kill to keep the truth under wraps.

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    Regular price: $3.47

  • Book 4

    • Death's Door

    • A Herculeah Jones Mystery
    • By: Betsy Byars
    • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
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    Herculeah Jones finds herself in the middle of another mystery when her best friend Meat barely escapes a hitman’s bullet. Someone must have mistaken Meat for someone else. But who? Herculeah is determined to solve the mystery, before the assassin comes after her! 

    Regular price: $19.60

  • Book 5

    • Disappearing Acts

    • Herculeah Jones Mystery
    • By: Betsy Byars
    • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
    • Length: 2 hrs and 29 mins
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    When Herculeah Jones's best friend, Meat, decides to take a comedy class, he just expects to get a few laughs. But then he discovers a dead body in the bathroom and realizes that there's nothing funny about murder. Things can't get any worse - until the body disappears! Meat needs Herculeah's help to uncover the clues, but she's busy investigating a case of her own.

    Regular price: $15.40

  • Book 6

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  • Book 7

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