Book List in Order: 11 titles


  • When Mick Murphy stops at night on U.S. 1 to assist a teenage girl in distress, his world begins to unravel. Chased by thugs, the girl is traumatized and can’t speak to Murphy. Once at home, his live-in Irish girlfriend Peggy Naughton helps communi...



  • Two deaths in Key West lead Murphy and his friends into the world of bankers, land developers and politicians. With a little help from drug cartel money, the cabal plans to turn the skyline of Key West into Miami. Stopping the cabal might be impossib...



  • When Murphy's friend Robin is beaten to death by her boyfriend Morgan and loses her baby, Murphy takes it personal and promises her to bring Morgan to justice, as she dies. With an eclectic group of Key Wests Murphy chases Morgan, his outlaw biker ga...



  • A simple request of Mick Murphy to find his cousin Cecil Fahey turns into a struggle of avoiding irate SAS soldiers determined to kill Cecil for his IRA activities in the '80s. Murphy's quest takes him into the shadowy world of the IRA in Los Angeles...



  • With Mick Murphy recovering from near death, his black-ops friend Norm Burke assists him on his quest to kill Russian mobster Alexei, the man Murphy holds responsible for Tita's death. Almost close to Alexei, Murphy gets Alexei's journal from a Mexic...



  • Without his knowledge, Mick Murphy is thrust into the middle of plans to smoke out Mexican cartel gangs in Tijuana, Mexico and their cohorts in the USA. while using a Key West, Florida background. The actions stresses Murphy's relationship with black...



  • Mick Murphy returns a phone call that leads him into the world of a hit man for Boston gangster Whitey Blugler. Dick Walsh is on the run from witness protection now that Bulger is in custody and some think he knows where the money is hidden. However,...



  • Journalist Mick Murphy is walking across Harvard Yard when his name is called out. He turns and sees the woman of all his sexual fantasies. Under the spell of the pretty Filipina, Murphy is led into her search for the men that abused her brother whil...



  • When journalist Liam "Mick" Murphy lies to the chief of police in order to get a story, he uncovers a conspiracy to smuggle a cheap, lethal cocaine-based drug through Key West. Before long, local authorities, federal agents and drug-cartel hit men ar...







  • A weekend in Tijuana, Mexico for the opening of the bullfight season turns into a battle between a group of American tourists, helped by some shady local characters and off-duty Marines and Central American secret police. Trying to get across the bor...



  • “Chasin’ the Wind” takes place in Key West, Florida, and Havana, Cuba. It is written in the first person view of journalist Liam Michael Murphy - his friends call him Mick - and he lives on his 40-foot sailboat, ‘Fenian Bastard,’ in Key Wes...


Complete Series List in Order

A Mad Mick Murphy Mystery

Chasin' the Wind (Mar-2008)
Free Range Institution (Feb-2011)
Tijuana Weekend (Feb-2011)
Revenge (Jul-2011)
Car Wash Blues (Sep-2012)