Billy Rucker

4 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

Hold Back the Night Publisher's Summary

Ex-policeman turned private investigator Billy Rucker has been asked to trace Lucy Bradley, a teenage runaway on the streets of London. But when he finds her, she has been strangled and stabbed and abandoned in a disused house.

Despite this being a case for the Metropolitan Police, Billy is persuaded by Lucy's father to track down her killer. And he soon finds himself embroiled in an investigation which leaves him with only one way out...

©2000 Adam Baron (P)2004 W F Howes Ltd
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  • Book 1

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  • Book 2

    • Hold Back the Night

    • By: Adam Baron
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ex-policeman turned private investigator Billy Rucker has been asked to trace Lucy Bradley, a teenage runaway on the streets of London. But when he finds her, she has been strangled and stabbed and abandoned in a disused house. Despite this being a case for the Metropolitan Police, Billy is persuaded by Lucy's father to track down her killer. And he soon finds himself embroiled in an investigation which leaves him with only one way out...

    Regular price: $18.54

  • Book 3

    • Superjack

    • By: Adam Baron
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      2 out of 5 stars 1

    Having coffee with a famous footballer would be the highlight of the year for many people. Not so for private eye Billy Rucker. Just hours after meeting Jack Draper - 'Super Jack' to his adoring fans - Billy is standing over the brutalised body of a girl. A girl who was Jack Draper's mistress. Jack had wanted Billy to catch the person who had been stalking him. But now all the evidence points to Super Jack being a cold-blooded killer.

    Regular price: $17.96

  • Book 4

    • It Was You

    • By: Adam Baron
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4 out of 5 stars 3

    There is someone on the streets of London who will stop at nothing to make a point... As she walks home from work one night, Josephine Thomas is brutally attacked and left to bleed to death. Billy Rucker had known her, briefly, and he soon hears about the tragedy. At the request of Jo's distraught colleague, he agrees to look into the murder.

    Regular price: $17.96