Book List in Order: 22 titles


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    It’s evident from their first meeting that Doug and Jill Fletcher’s investigative assistance was not requested and isn’t appreciated. The Everglades National Park Superintendent is quite happy to leave the apparent alligator attack ...



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    Ted Palmquist’s mother finds him in a pool of blood on the bathroom floor and calls an ambulance. Violently ill after a night with his high school friends, Ted’s incoherent rants in the ER mention Tammi, who’s been missing for six m...



  • A 911 call cut off mid-scream and a melted cellphone in a circle of burned grass hint at an alien abduction in Effigy Mounds National Monument. Doug Fletcher's cop intuition makes him reluctant to accept the investigative assignment. Jill Fletcher's ...



  • Excitement runs high in the Whistling Pines Retirement community as the first annual Two Harbors Buccaneer Days celebration approaches. The city asks local fraternal clubs and city band to move their summer events to the weekend of the festival. To e...



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    A honeymoon couple disappear while canoeing the St. Croix River. With visiting VIPs due in days and quick searches revealing no sign of the missing couple, U.S. Park Service Investigators Doug and Jill Fletcher are dispatched to the scene.The Fletche...



  • Doug and Jill Fletcher are dispatched to the Black Hills when a missing camper's mutilated body is discovered in a remote part of Wind Cave National Park. Jill searches remote portions of Wind Cave for the victim's missing companion while Doug tries ...



  • Peter and Jenny Rogers return from their honeymoon to a pile of wedding presents including the deed to an old house. They open presents from the residents of Whistling Pines Senior Care Center ranging from thoughtful, to thrift shop purchases, and &#...



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    As alcohol lubricates the conversation at a 30th high school reunion, Judy Bloom lets slip that she had an intimate relationship with a teacher while she was a student. More revelations follow, along with the news that the teacher kept a video camera...



  • Doug Fletcher's Thanksgiving vacation is interrupted by a phone call from his Texas U.S. Park Service superintendent. A Wyoming coroner determines that a climber's fall from Devils Tower isn't the accident it first appeared to be. Doug is thrown into...







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    Hurricane Harvey lashed North Padre Island National Seashore exposing tons of silver coins lost since three Spanish Galleons sank in 1554. News about the coins, located in a Park Service archaeological protection area, goes viral on internet treasure...



  • Park Service Investigator Doug Fletcher moves to Padre Island National Seashore to investigate hazardous waste dumping during the Hurricane Harvey clean up.While orienting himself to Texas and the waste dumping investigation, Doug and his rookie part...



  • A Park Service backpacking trip turns deadly when hikers are caught in a steep canyon during a flash flood. Three hikers are swept away, but a rescue team recovers four bodies. Park Service Investigator Doug Fletcher teams up with rangers Jill Rickow...



  • Doug Fletcher, a retired Minnesota detective, relocates to Arizona and a quiet life as a part-time National Park Service ranger. His plans change abruptly when a suspicious fall at a national monument plunges him into the world of stolen antiquities,...



  • When longtime Whistling Pines resident Alf Palluzzo learns about a missing family treasure, he remembers the gold coins his parents squirreled away when he was young. He asks everyone for help as he tries to figure out the arcane clue to where they a...



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    Northeastern Minnesota Book Award winner! On her sixteenth birthday Margaret Lane is put on a train to Pine County after graduation from the Minnesota State School. Her work as an indentured servant at the Tuxedo Inn leads to an encounter with gangst...



  • The car explosion that kills a pillar-of-the-community church deacon shakes the normally quiet small community of Pine Brook, Minnesota, especially Pine County sheriff's deputy Floyd Swenson. A Minnesota BCA agent, shares news of a nearby child abduc...



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    A 1998 cold case is revived when undeveloped photos are discovered in a garage-sale camera. A photo of a missing man, obviously taken the night he disappeared leads Sergeant Floyd Swenson, of the Pine County Sheriff's Department, through an investiga...



  • This is a light-hearted cozy set in Whistling Pines, a senior assisted-living facility. When Peter Rogers, the recreation director is asked to fill in for the director of the Two Harbors City Band there's no way he could anticipate that one of the ba...



  • When Axel Olson is found murdered in his Whistling Pines senior apartment, no one is surprised and there is no shortage of suspects or motives. Axel's claim of being a war hero comes quickly into question, and his shady money making schemes are excee...







  • When a skeleton is found in the trunk of a long abandoned car, a thirty year-old missing persons investigation is reopened by the Pine County Sheriff's Department. The original investigator, now near retirement, takes the lead as he tries to find clo...



  • A murder mystery, set in rural Minnesota. Protagonist Dan Williams, Undersheriff of Pine County, must solve the case of a missing woman who has apparently been operating a "disorderly house" involving prominent citizens of the area, including a state...



  • Somewhere in rural Pine County Minnesota, a man of evil hides by day and stalks his female victims at night. His gruesome acts of rape and murder point to a demented personality, yet his ability to elude the police shows the man to be of high intelli...


Complete Series List in Order

Doug Fletcher

1) Stolen Past (Jun-2019)
2) Washed Away (Aug-2019)
3) Dead in the Water (Oct-2019)
4) Death In Shifting Sands (Jan-2020)
5) Devil's Fall (Apr-2020)
6) Prairie Menace (Nov-2020)
7) Down River (Feb-2021)
8) Burnt Evidence (Apr-2021)
9) Gator Bait (Sep-2021)

A Pine County Mystery

1) Unforgettable (Feb-2010)
2) Whistling Pines (May-2012)
3) Whistling Sousa (Oct-2013)
4) Undeveloped (Nov-2014)
5) The Deacon's Demise (Nov-2015)
6) Family Trees (Apr-2017)
7) Whistling Wings (Aug-2018)
8) Killer Secrets (Jul-2020)
9) Whistling Up A Ghost (Oct-2020)
10) Whistling Pirates (Mar-2021)
11) Deadly Mixture (Aug-2021)