Book List in Order: 6 titles


  • When her husband and two daughters disappear, housewife Clare Taylor discovers that her ordinary domestic life has been built on a lie. About to turn forty, her youthful dreams of becoming an actress abandoned, there's no doubt in her mind that s...



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    Dublin PI Ed Loy tackles a case that takes him back to Los Angeles -- his home of twenty years -- and a past he'd rather forget in this gripping new novel in the Edgar Award-nominated and Shamus Award-winning series. Ed Loy has laid his ghosts to ...



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    Dublin PI Ed Loy is trying to escape his past--a task easier said than done--in this new novel from Shamus Award-winning author Declan Hughes Shortly after moving from his childhood home on the outskirts of Dublin to an apartment in the city, Ed L...



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    What's in a name? Apparently everything for Ed Loy, because that's the only information Father Vincent Tyrrell, brother of prominent racehorse trainer F. X. Tyrrell, offers when he asks for Ed's help in finding a missing person. Even the best private...



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    Still adjusting to being back on Irish soil, PI Ed Loy finds himself caught up in a deadly web of lies, betrayals and shrouded histories. Shane Howard, a respected dentist from the venerable Howard medical family of Dublin, asks Loy to search for his...



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    After more than two decades away, private detective Ed Loy returns from L.A. to his hometown of Dublin for his mother's funeral. But his grieving soon takes an unexpected turn when his old classmate Linda Dawson pleads with him to find her missing hu...





Complete Series List in Order

Ed Loy

1) The Wrong Kind of Blood (Mar-2006)
2) The Color of Blood (Apr-2007)
3) The Price of Blood / The Dying Breed (Mar-2008)
4) All the Dead Voices (Apr-2009)
5) The City of Lost Girls (Apr-2010)

Award-Winning Books by Declan Hughes

The Wrong Kind of Blood
2006 Shamus Award -- First P.I. Novel