Santa fe police chief kevin kerney is on the hunt for a deranged killer in this “taut and tidy thriller”San Diego Union-Tribune from the New York Times bestselling author of Residue. Living in london while his wife serves as a military attaché at the American Embassy, recently retired Santa Fe police chief Kevin Kerney gets an early morning phone call that changes everything and sends him hurrying home to his New Mexico ranch.
Death Song: A Kevin Kerney Novel Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 11Dutton #ad - The double homicide investigation is soon linked to a major drug trafficking scheme and the cold-blooded slaughter of two women in Albuquerque. The bushwhack killing of a deputy sheriff in lincoln county and the brutal murder of the deputy?s wife in Santa Fe County bring Police Chief Kevin Kerney and his Mescalero Apache son, Sergeant Clayton Istee, back together.
Death Song: A Kevin Kerney Novel Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 11 #ad - Due to retire at the end of the month, discover what triggered the killings, Kerney calls upon Clayton to find the slain officer?s son, and give him the ammunition he needs to bring a murderer to justice.
Nothing But Trouble Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 10Dutton #ad - After years away on the pro rodeo circuit, johnny jordan struts into Santa Fe to ask his boyhood friend, Santa Fe Police Chief Kevin Kerney, to serve as a technical advisor on a contemporary Western movie to be filmed along the Mexican border. But, a federal undercover investigation into immigrant smuggling, a dead man on the road near an isolated border crossing, the search for a fugitive from military justice hiding somewhere in Europe, and Johnny Jordan's troublesome behavior all ensure that nothing goes as planned.
As separate investigations embroil them in circumstances that will forever change their lives, Kerney must care for Patrick while Sara plays a dangerous game of Pentagon politics. Kerney agrees and plans a working vacation on location, with his wife, in a remote area of the state known as the Bootheel, Lt.
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Colonel sara brannon, and their three-year-old son, Patrick.
Slow Kill Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 9Dutton #ad - Slow Kill Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 9 #ad - Santa fe police chief kevin Kerney travels to a California ranch looking to buy some prime quarter horse breeding stock. Confronted by a determined cop unwilling to let him off the hook, Kerney decides to conduct his own investigation. Kerney digs deeper and soon finds himself sharing the woman's doubts: did spalding's current wife, a much younger woman, orchestrate his murder with the help of a lover? Did a California cop collude with Spalding to keep his ex-wife from learning the truth about her son? Slow Kill races from West Coast to East Coast, as Kerney tries to extricate himself from a situation that could ruin his career by finding the answers to a thirty-year-old mystery.
. As he digs into the victim's background, he learns that Spalding's ex-wife refuses to believe that her son, a soldier killed in Vietnam some thirty years ago, is dead. Instead, he finds himself the prime suspect in a possible homicide when the ranch owner, Clifford Spalding, is found dead.
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The Big Gamble Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 7Dutton #ad - The other is a more recent homicide. One is a missing person from Kerney's cold case files. Both will lead father and son into a vast network of crime. And the darkest places of the soul. Michael mcgarrity's acclaimed Santa Fe police chief, Kevin Kerney is back-with his estranged son. Two bodies have been found in a burned building.
Under the Color of Law Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 6Dutton #ad - But before kerney can begin to investigate, the FBI closes the case with trumped-up evidence. Ambassador's ex-wife is brutally stabbed to death in her home. And the harder kerney hunts for the truth, the more he knows that he may not survive the chase. Newly-installed santa Fe police chief Kevin Kerney receives a deadly welcome when a U.
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The Judas Judge Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 5Dutton #ad - Deputy state police chief kevin kerney suspects the slaying wasn’t random at all—but rather a calculated plot to eliminate one high-profile victim, retired judge, Vernon Langsford. But as kerney gets closer to the heart of a terrible crime, it’s a woman from his own past who emerges with a stunning secret of her own.
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These grisly crimes on hawaiʻi’s Big Island could rewrite history—or cost Chief Detective Koa Kāne his career. The dead, a reclusive couple living off the grid, turn out to be mysterious fugitives. Despite police resources stretched to the breaking point, Koa uncovers a government conspiracy so shocking its exposure topples senior officials far beyond Hawaiʻi’s shores.
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Hermit's Peak: A Kevin Kerney Novel Kevin Kerney Novels Series Book 4Scribner #ad - But his time with sara must wait, as he is called back to Hermit's Peak when another body is found at a remote cabin. Now, kerney must unearth the shattering truth about his new land and follow a twisting trail of blood through the majestic landscape of the American Southwest. Hermit’s peak is a seminal novel in the crime fiction series that places New Mexico lawman Kevin Kerney in the pantheon with Tony Hillerman’s heroes—while carving out territory that is distinctly his own across the American Southwest.
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After assigning the case to his subordinates, Kerney returns to Santa Fe to spend time with a woman he cares about, Sara Brannon, a career army officer who is visiting him on holiday.