Skip to main content

You are in:

Home Large Print Books Fiction Crime & mystery ‘R’ Authors

Crime & mystery ‘R’ Authors

 

 

61 Crime & mystery Large print books available

Displaying 1-20 of 61

 

1. Playing with Fire - Peter Robinson

Largeprint (Paperback / softback) Our price: £16.50  - Currently in stock

(You can remove it later)

2. You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You - Robert J. Randisi

Largeprint (Hardback) Our price: £16.49 £11.99  - Currently in stock

Marilyn Monroe thinks she's being followed. Eddie G, pit boss at the Sands Casino, is up for the job, but he is forced to leave buddy PI Danny Bardini to look after Marilyn.

(You can remove it later)

3. Genteel Spirits - Alice Duncan, Hope Ramsey

Largeprint (Paperback / softback) Our price: £31.50  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

4. River Ghosts - B.R. Robb

Largeprint (Hardback) Our price: £20.50  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

5. Clammed Up - Barbara Ross

Largeprint (Paperback / softback) Our price: £31.50  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

6. Hemlock Lake - Carolyn J Rose

Largeprint (Hardback) Our price: £32.50  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

7. Predators (Large Print 16pt) - Frederick J. Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £19.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Leo Painter is the CEO of Earth Global, a large energy, mining and real - estate development firm. He and his party of company executives are traveling in Botswana to consult with the government of Botswana about accessing their extractable resources.

(You can remove it later)

8. Artscape [Large Type Edition] - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Hardback) Our price: £17.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

9. Secrets - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback / softback) Our price: £17.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

10. Impulse LP - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Praise for Impulse... "A touching reflection on the changes that come with growing older in a society prejudiced against the elderly." -Booklist Murder mystery writer Frank Smith boards a plane in Phoenix, heading for his 50th class reunion in Maryland. Behind him he leaves the highly suspicious disappearance of his wife. The officer assigned to the case believes Smith killed her and buried the body in the desert. But another mystery awaits Smith at the reunion. A group of boys walked from the campus into the woods 25 years ago and disappeared. Challenged to solve the mystery, Smith relives his own boyhood when his father was head of the English Depart-ment, and that of the missing boys' classmates, some of whom are back for their 25th reunion. Dr. Frederick Ramsay was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and is a respected teacher, researcher, and scientist, having taught Anatomy, Embryology, and Histology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He is also an ordained Episcopal priest. Now retired from full-time ministry, he lives and writes in Arizona. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

11. Buffalo Mountain - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback / softback) Our price: £17.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

(You can remove it later)

12. Predators A Botswana Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Leo Painter, CEO of a large energy, mining, and real-estate development firm, and a party of company executives is visiting Botswana, a country rich in extractable resources that Leo-and the U.S. government-would love to access. Sekoa is a male lion who shares a form of HIV/AIDS with many of his bipedal enemies. Weakened by the disease, he loses his place as the alpha male in his pride and now, dying and harassed by a pack of hyenas, seeks only a place to rest in peace. While a maneater stalks the savannah, greed and overarching ambition lead Leo and the lion on a collision course as local police, a plucky female game ranger, and other authorities, hoteliers, and tribesmen vie over the spoils. Dr. Frederick Ramsay taught anatomy at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Ordained an Episcopal priest in 1971, he is now retired from full-time ministry, and lives in Surprise, Arizona, with his wife and partner, Susan. Predators is his new standalone novel. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

13. Stranger Room LP - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Elderly Jonathan Lydell III is proud of his family history. For him, family, status, and history are the only realities‚ÄĒthat and his antebellum house. Lydell is restoring the house to its pre-Civil War configuration, complete with a ‚Äústranger room‚ÄĚ for unknown travelers. Separate from the rest of the house, the intent was to protect the family from unsavory guests. But what protects the travelers? Nearly 150 years ago, an inexplicable murder took place inside the Lydell‚Äôs locked stranger room. Now another identical murder has been committed in the newly restored room. Why would history repeat itself? Does the Lydell family history hold the key to the mystery? Dr. Frederick Ramsay, a retired Episcopal priest, lives and writes in Surprise, Arizona. Stranger Room is his fourth novel to feature Sheriff Ike Schwartz.

(You can remove it later)

14. Choker An Ike Schwartz Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Nick Reynolds, his pilot's rating barely a month old, drops off the radar one night over the Chesapeake Bay. No trace of the plane is found in the Bay's murky waters. Vacationing nearby, Picketsville, VA, sheriff Ike Schwartz is approached by Charlie Garland, an old friend from his CIA days, to look into the disappearance. The missing pilot was engaged to Charlie's niece, and just before his disappearance, he had placed a puzzling call to Charlie. Meanwhile, back in Picketsville, The Rev. Blake Fisher and Acting Sheriff Frank Sutherlin must deal with missing communion silver and a possible occult group operating in the high school. While on the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Frederick Ramsay was ordained an Episcopal priest. Now retired from full-time ministry, Ramsay lives in Surprise, AZ. Choker is fifth in his Ike Schwartz mystery series. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

15. The Eye of the Virgin An Ike Schwartz Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Praise for The Eye of the Virgin... "...Ramsay's trademark folksy touch, a well-rounded cast of characters, and brisk and believable dialogue, this time with an international scope." -Booklist First, a body is left in Picketsville's urgent care clinic. Then an odd break-in occurs at the home of a Callend University professor. Sheriff Ike Schwartz thinks both events might be connected to The Virgin of Tenderness, an icon in the faculty member's possession. Then a microdot is found on the icon. The presence of this bit of CIA nostalgia brings in Ike's friend Charlie Garland and the forces from Langley.Ike has no wish to engage with them. He has killers to apprehend. But a dead CIA agent and a rogue handler could trigger an international incident.... Author Frederick Ramsay is also an iconographer whose works are displayed around the world. He lives in Surprise, Arizona, with his wife and partner, Susan. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

16. Reapers A Botswana Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Every June, the World Cup brings soccer fans, team owners, sponsors, and world dignitaries to southern Africa, particularly Botswana. Americans, North Koreans, the Okavango, Arabs, French, Chinese, and Russians are scattered among various lodges and hotels in the country, all watching the games...and each other. To the north, Patriarche, a silverback mountain gorilla, is forced to share his habitat with coltan miners led by General Le Grande, one of the Congo's many bloody war lords. After Game Ranger Sanderson finds a body in the Chobe National Park, tracking the murderer leads her and Inspector Kgabo Modise to evidence of local bribery, then to smuggling, and finally to what could well provoke an international incident.... Frederick Ramsay was a member of the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine. In 1971, he was ordained an Episcopal priest. Now retired from full-time ministry, he lives in Arizona with his wife and partner, Susan. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

17. Rogue An Ike Schwartz Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Praise for another Ike Schwartz mystery... "A thoroughly entertaining mystery." -Publishers Weekly of Secrets Ruth Harris, Sherriff Ike Schwartz's fiancée, is involved in a near-fatal automobile accident. But Ike is convinced the crash was rigged. Though he is embroiled in a close election and has no jurisdiction over the investigation, he places himself on leave and goes rogue to seek whomever is responsible for putting Ruth in a coma. Old friends in the covert community and his loyal staff in Picketsville step up to help. The journey leads Ike to State's Rights organizations, then to several zealots and dissident academics before it finally ends at home in Picketsville. Dr. Frederick Ramsay served on the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine. In 1971 he was ordained an Episcopal priest. He lives in Arizona with his wife Susan. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

18. The Eighth Veil A Jerusalem Mystery - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Praise for Frederick Ramsay's Jerusalem Mysteries... "If there's any complaint to be made about the book, it's that it's too short." -Booklist of Judas It's 28 CE. A servant girl is found in the baths of the palace of King Herod Antipas, her throat cut. Jerusalem is abuzz over the death of John the Baptizer, and Prefect Pontius Pilate wants no more trouble. So he coerces Gamaliel, chief rabbi and head of the Sanhedrin, into investigating the death. Gamaliel is a Talmudic scholar, not a sleuth. But he soon begins to fit the evidence together. The entwined histories of Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, Herod the Great, Anthony, and Augustus Caesar suddenly gain relevance. And all the while, an itinerant rabbi from Nazareth moves in the background.... Frederick Ramsay is a retired Episcopal priest, academic, and now author who lives in Arizona with his wife of thirty years, Susan. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)

19. Buffalo Mountain (Large Print 16pt) - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £26.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

It's the bleak midwinter and the Shenandoah Valley is poised on the brink of an unusually icy and snowy season. Alexei Kamarov's body is discovered in a forest within the Picketsville town limits. His driver's license identifies him as Randall Harris. The last Sheriff Ike Schwartz heard of Kamarov, he was reported missing, presumed dead, in Russia, the victim of intelligence game-playing. Ike is not happy with this piece of his past. Ike's former CIA colleague and friend Charlie Garland asks Ike to keep a lid on the investigation. Slowly, interagency rivalries surface as local petty criminals vie with international assassins and plotters for attention. All the while, Buffalo Mountain looms in the background. Does the community's violent history have something do with this recent murder? Or is Kamarov's death part of some greater political plot? The third in the Sheriff Ike Schwartz series.

(You can remove it later)

20. Scone Island - Frederick Ramsay

Largeprint (Paperback) Our price: £13.99  - Click book title for availability and further details

Praise for an earlier Ike Schwartz mystery... "Combines a Tom Clancy-like knowledge of ground-to-air missiles with a Robert Ludlum-like spy adventure." -Library Journal starred review of Choker Ike Schwartz, Sheriff of Picketsville, Virginia, and his fiancée Ruth Dennis, President of a local university, seek asylum from academic and local politics on Scone Island, four miles off the coast of Maine. The suspicious accident that resulted in the death of the mysterious Harmon Staley should not concern them at all...until Ike's past as a CIA agent rolls in on him like the area's famous twelve-foot tides. Soon Ike and Ruth find themselves facing an unknown number of determined assassins alone on the island. Dr. Frederick Ramsay served on the University of Maryland School of Medicine faculty, and in 1971 he was ordained an Episcopal priest. He currently lives in Arizona with his wife Susan. www.frederickramsay.com

(You can remove it later)
    Displaying 1-20 of 61 Result Pages:  
  • 1
  •   
  • 2 
  •  
  • 3 
  •  
  • 4 

Large Print
Special Offers


Suggested
reading

Check out these great reading suggestions:


Large Print
Best Sellers