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  • Bibliography:
    7 Books - 1 Series
  • First Book:
    January 1903
  • Latest Book:
    March 2008
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Full Series List in Order

A Harvey Blissberg Mystery

1 - Strike Three, You're Dead (May-1984)
2 - Fadeaway (Sep-1986)
3 - Saturday Night Dead (Jun-1988)
4 - World of Hurt (Oct-1994)
5 - Dead Ball (Oct-2001)

Book List in Order: 7 titles




  • All season long, the Providence Jewels had taken a beating on the diamond. Now they had to contend with a killer in the clubhouse. Somebody had benched relief pitcher Rudy Furth permanently...and left his corpse in a whirlpool of whispers about mob c...



  • Now a private investigator, Blissberg scours locker rooms and back alleys for two missing basketball stars After retiring from baseball, Harvey Blissberg hung out a shingle in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as a private detective with a taste for the l...



  • Agreeing to keep a major-league ballplayer sober until his appearance on the TV show Last Laughs, Blissberg is in New York and in the midst of the group hired by the executive in charge, Roy Ganz, to revive the fading series. The detective hears comp...



  • Harvey Blissberg, ex-major league outfielder turned private eye, is summoned to Chicago by his brother, Norm, to look into the murder of real-estate agent Larry Peplow. Norm once played basketball with Larry and feels an obligation to this pleasant, ...



  • Harvey Blissberg played for the Providence Jewels 15 years ago; then he was a PI and a motivational speaker, but now he isn't motivated by much of anything. He's roused, however, by a call from the team: their black slugger Moss Cooley is closing in ...



  • Jewish life, at least for those who follow ancient traditions, has a rule book. In fact it has many rule books. They are the Torah, the Talmud, and numerous writings by the rabbis over the millennia. In those books are laws governing virtually every ...




Award-Winning Books by Richard Rosen / R.D. Rosen

Strike Three, You're Dead
1985 Edgar Allan Poe Award -- First Novel


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Richard Rosen / R.D. Rosen has published 7 books.

Richard Rosen / R.D. Rosen does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Mercy Killing And Other Tall Meisehs, was published in March 2008.

The first book by Richard Rosen / R.D. Rosen, Such Good Girls, was published in January 1903.

Yes. Richard Rosen / R.D. Rosen has 1 series.