Frederick Ramsay is an American author who has written such books as Copper Kettle and The Wolf and the Lamb. He has written four different book series thus far; the Jesse Sutherlin Mystery series, the Botswana Mystery series, the Jerusalem Mysteries series, and the Ike Scwartz Mystery series.

Ramsay was born to a respected scientist father and a mother who was a teacher and researcher, in the Baltimore area. After spending his youth on the east coast, he went to graduate school in Chicago where he would earn his doctorate. Ramsay held numerous jobs throughout his life and had a lot of success, before coming to writing later in life.

Publication Order of Ike Schwartz Mystery Books

Artscape (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Secrets (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Buffalo Mountain (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stranger Room (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Choker (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Eye of the Virgin (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rogue (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Scone Island (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Drowning Barbie (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Vulture (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Copper Kettle (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Jesse Sutherlin Mystery Books

Countdown (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Jerusalem Mystery Books

Judas (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Eighth Veil (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Holy Smoke (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wolf and the Lamb (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Botswana Mystery Books

Predators (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reapers (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Danger Woman (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Impulse (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

If You Like Frederick Ramsay Books, You’ll Love…

Frederick’s first novel and the first in the Ike Schwartz book series was Artscape. This book follows Ike as he is attempting to leave his old life and the memories of his wife’s death behind him when he takes a job as a small town sheriff. When a shadowy group has plans to steal art from a local college, they dismiss him as a small time sheriff incapable of messing up their operation. What they don’t know is where Schwartz came from or what he’s capable of.

Judas is the first book in the Jerusalem Mystery book series. This book follows young Judas as the illegitimate child of a Jewish woman. He has struggles understanding her god and why he allows such awful things to happen to their family. He is a survivor on the streets of the first Roman Empire and life is not easy for the young man. An angry young man, he later joins the rebel group called Barabbas. They end up betraying him and he ends up in the community of Zealots surrounding Rabbi Jesus.

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