Order of Jude Hardin Books

Jude Hardin
Jude Hardin is an American novelist of crime thriller/psychological suspense novels. He writes the Nicholas Colt series. Before becoming an author, Jude has worked installing fences, delivering pizzas, behind the counter at a convenience store, as a film extra, as a drummer, bartending, as an avionics technician, cleaning carpets, supervising a chemical plant, as a substitute teacher and as a registered nurse. This wide range of experiences have given him plenty to draw on for his chosen profession – as an author. Jude graduated from the University of Louisville in 1983 with a degree in English. When he’s not writing away, he can be found drumming, playing tennis, reading or fishing with his son. Jude lives in northeast Florida. (more…)


Order of Ballad Books

Ballad by Sharyn McCrumb
The Ballad series is a series of Appalachian fiction novels by American novelist Sharyn McCrumb. The series combines the legends, geography and issues of Appalachia to tell its stories. Set during contemporary times, each book uses an event from the history of the region as part of the tale. (more…)


Order of Elizabeth MacPherson Books

Elizabeth MacPherson by Sharyn McCrumb
Elizabeth MacPherson is the protagonist in a series of mystery novels by American author Sharyn McCrumb. Elizabeth MacPherson works as a forensic anthropoligist in this series set in Appalachia. (more…)


Order of Sharyn McCrumb Books

Sharyn McCrumb is an American author of crime fiction, mystery novels and Appalachian fiction. She writes the Elizabeth MacPherson series and the Ballad series. Sharyn has won the Edgar Award, Agatha Award, Nero Award, Anthony Award and Macavity Award for her work. She earned her Master’s Degree in English from Virginia Tech. Her novels have been translated into eleven different languages. (more…)


Order of Phil Broker Books

Phil Broker by Chuck Logan
Phil Broker is the lead character in a series of crime drama novels by American novelist Chuck Logan. Broker is a former undercover cop, soldier and an estranged husband (a marriage from which he has a daughter, Kit). He lives in a cabin on Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The novel Homefront was adapted to film by Millennium Entertainment in 2013. Directed by Gary Fleder, the film starred Jason Statham and was written by Sylvester Stallone. (more…)