Dr. Nightingale Comes Home
  • Length:
    12 Books
  • First:
    February 1994
  • Latest:
    July 2001
  • Rating:

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy
2 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy
3 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy
4 Amateur Sleuth / AS 3.5 Buy
5 Amateur Sleuth / AS 3.5 Buy
6 Amateur Sleuth / AS 3 Buy
7 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4.5 Buy
8 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy
9 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy



10 Amateur Sleuth / AS 3.5 Buy
11 Amateur Sleuth / AS 3.5 Buy
12 Amateur Sleuth / AS 4 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: A Deirdre Quinn Nightingale Mystery


  • Book - 1

    GOING TO THE DOGS -- FOR MURDER Deirdre "Didi" Quinn Nightingale needs to solve a baffling mystery to save her struggling veterinary practice in rural New York state. Bouncing her red Jeep along country roads, she is headed for the herd of beautiful...



  • Book - 2

    MURDER AS HIGH AS AN ELEPHANT'S EYE Excitement is making Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale, D.V.M., feel like a child again. There'll be no sick cows today. No clinic. No rounds. She is going to the circus. But shortly after she becomes veterinarian on c...



  • Book - 3

    SIT, HEEL MURDER! Veterinarian Deirdre "Didi" Quinn Nightingale has the birthday blues. It's her day, and it's been a disaster. First she's knee-deep in mud during a "bedside" visit to a stud pig. Then she's over her head in murder when she finds ...



  • Book - 4

    ON A HIGH HORSE ... FOR MURDER Intending to forget about her sick cats and ailing cows for one night, Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale, DVM., is all dressed up for a champagne-sipping pre-race gala at a posh thoroughbred farm. She never expects death to...



  • Book - 5

    DEATH CKAWS Veterinarian Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale is happily taking a break from her practice to join a research team tagging pregnant black bears in the northern Catskills. Awaiting her are the thrill of adventure, the fun of taking her friend ...



  • Book - 6

    MURDER IN A PIG'S EYE! A lovely little milk cow is terribly sick, and looking around the rundown dairy farm, Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale, D.V.M., isn't surprised. She is, however, shocked when her favorite vet-school professor, the elderly Hiram Be...



  • Book - 7

    BARKS, BLESSINGS -- AND BULLETS Taking her sow, horse, and assorted yard dogs to be blessed at Lubin's Field is one of the highlights of the Easter holidays for Deirdre Nightingale, D.V.M. Didi is looking forward to meeting many of her clients on th...



  • Book - 8

    A WHISKER FROM DEATH Farm animals--cows, horses, pigs, and a goat or two--are country vet Deirdre Nightingale's specialties. So she knows a swine when she sees one--whether human or animal. But a trip to New York City will let her observe an old f...



  • Book - 9

    DEATH IN DAPPLED GRAY Veterinarian Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale knows what made Aden Fox's cows sick. They wandered through a broken fence and grazed on poisonous Perilla Mint. What mystifies Didi is what smashed the fence: horse's hooves. There are...







  • Book - 10

    A SNAKE ON THE LOOSE? For a rural vet, business is sparse in midwinter months. So Dr. Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale leapt at the chance to earn a fat fee by appearing at a posh local fundraiser. Six mixed-breed bobcat kittens were to be auctioned off...



  • Book - 11

    GOOD HORSE SENSE? Dr. Deirdre "Didi" Nightingale is finding the dwindling dairy industry hard on her practice--and her pocketbook. Thinking that racehorses might be the winning ticket to more business, she heads to a vet conference in Atlantic Cit...



  • Book - 12

    When the body of her free-spirited friend Rose turns up in a shallow grave alongside her two dogs, veterinarian-turned-sleuth Deirdre Nightingale sets out to find the killer, but she soon discovers that Rose may have been leading a double life as a w...