Chris Culver is an American author best known for writing the Ash Rashid series of mystery books. That series began with The Abbey which spent sixteen weeks on the New York Times bestseller list after its release.

Culver was born in Oklahoma and grew up in Indiana. He was very into reading as a child and would even sneak books into his desk so that he could read during classes. Culver earned his undergraduate degree at a private liberal arts college before going on to study in the PhD program in philosophy at Purdue. However, he ended up not finishing that when his wife took a job in Arkansas. He would go with her and take a job teaching at a small university in Arkansas where he finally decided to try his hand at writing.

Publication Order of Detective Ash Rashid Books

The Abbey (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Outsider (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
By Any Means (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Measureless Night (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pocketful of God (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
No Room For Good Men (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sleeper Cell (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Gabe Ward Books

Counting Room (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Joe Court Books

The Girl in the Motel (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Girl in the Woods (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Boys in the Church (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man in the Meth Lab (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Woman Who Wore Roses (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man in the Park (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Men on the Farm (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man in the River (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Just Run (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nine Years Gone (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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The Abbey is the first book in the Detective Rashid series. Ash Rashid is on his way out of the police department as he can’t stand the thought of doing another death investigation. He has plans to get out of this life, but those plans are thrown out of wack when his niece’s body is found in the guest home of one of his city’s most wealthy citizens. The case is being rule an overdose, but Rashid knows that something doesn’t add up. Against order, he launches his own investigation and finds much more than he was looking for. Now, he’ll need to work fast before more members of his family die.

Culver also writes the Mary Joe Court series of books that started with The Girl in the Motel. Detective Mary Joe Court has a past filled with nightmares, but she is starting to look excitedly towards the future. That all changes when she finds the body of a woman she grew up with. That woman helped put a gangster in prison twelve years ago, but now that ganger is out and looking to settle old scores.

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