Last updated 02/21/05
Cain, James M.
A former Miss Louisiana, Celena Payne, acquires an unlikely partner in Jack Charbonnet. The two slowly unravel a mystery of murder and intrigue.
This mystery is set in turn of the century New Orleans, where the politics, love and murder take center stage.
Set in 19th century New Orleans. Senator Judah P. Benjamin and Richard Macrae witness a murder and become surrounded by dark magic and violence.
A photojournalist vacations in a small Louisiana town, discovers the truth about a recent death.
When a U.S. senator turned vice president is assassinated during the Sugar Bowl, the FBI and the Secret Service are drawn to New Orleans to find the people responsible.
Paul Marchand is a Free Man of Color that returns to New Orleans to find himself the benefactor of a will that makes him a rich and powerful man. To claim his inheritance, he must denounce his wife and children.
A classic story of a woman's liberation from the restrictions of society. Set in 1890s Louisiana. Edna Pontellier and her children arrive in a Gulf Coast resort town to spend an idyllic summer and a romance sparks an awareness of unfulfillment in Edna.
A classic story of a woman's liberation from the restrictions of society. Set in 1890s Louisiana. Edna Pontellier and her children arrive in a Gulf Coast resort town to spend an idyllic summer and romance sparks an awareness of unfulfillment in Edna.
The first published book by this important writer.
Twenty-three of Chopin's short stories, focusing on women's issues.
A New Orleans cop, Skinny, rescues a boy from drowning and no sooner has the boy been returned to his aunt, that his aunt is shot dead. Skinny becomes involved in the situation.
The author's second book. Set in New Orleans.
The first book by the author. Set in New Orleans.
Author's third book. New Orleans setting.
These mysteries feature cleaning lady Charlotte LaRue.
Nate Heller is a personal bodyguard for Louisiana's controversial governor, Huey Long. After Long is murdered, Heller is summoned by his wife clear up some disparities in the case.
Kimmey Kruse is a stand up comic who returns to her Cajun home to solve the mystery of her murdered cousin.
John Corrington received a JD from Tulane University.
One in a series featuring a newspaper man, his
girlfriend, and his friend on the NOPD.
Author's second book in the series. Set in the Crescent City.
A New Orleans reporter has an idea that could win him the Pulitzer Prizeif he can stay alive long enough to print it.
A mystery featuring New Orleans policeman Rat Trapp. Set in California.
A Los Angeles private investigator, Elvis Cole, arrives in Louisiana's bayous to find the biological parents of a T.V. star, Jodi Taylor.
Interview with Robert Crais.