Book List in Order: 8 titles

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    "The old Nantucket tradition of throwing a penny off the ferry to ensure your eventual return resonates for locals and visitors alike. But that ritual takes a sinister turn when, one by one, people start to disappear and the telltale pennies are foun...


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    Something more than hundred dollar bills is fake in the fifth in the popular series by Steven Axelrod. Police chief Henry Kennis has to untangle a revenge spree in which few people are who they claim to be. It begins with the bizarre murder of the is...


  • "Axelrod and his protagonist bring an amused, judicious, and ultimately tolerant eye to the foibles large and small of a mixed Santa's bag of characters." ―Kirkus ReviewsIt's Christmas Eve on Nantucket and prominent businessman Jackson Blum is abou...


  • During a long winter and short, chilly spring, a series of disturbing incidents rock the small resort island of Nantucket. A Land Bank executive dies in a suspicious hunting accident, a prominent local family's historic summer cottage burns down in a...


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    Henry Kennis, Nantucket island’s poetry-writing police chief who will remind readers of Robert B. Parker’s Jesse Stone and Spenser, works a second challenging case in Nantucket Five-spot. At the height of the summer tourist season, a threat to bo...


  • When Nantucket homeowner Preston Lomax is killed in his McMansion, everyone on the island could be a suspect. Lomax lived large, owed money, and the word was spreading he was planning to stiff them all and disappear. Chief of Police Henry Kennis, a n...


  • Michael Gersh is Hollywood insider; Rachel Scanlon is a neophyte fresh out of New York who wants to direct movies. It takes a long time for them to find each other. Rachel learns Hollywood from the bottom up, falling in love with her predatory agent ...


  • Tom Jaglom is the son of the President of the United States. He’s rich and good looking. He’s charming and smart. His present is idyllic; his future is unclouded. Or so it seems. But Tom is about to discover that his father is at the center of ...