A Greenwich Killing Time
  • Length:
    18 Books
  • First:
    August 1986
  • Latest:
    November 2006
  • Rating:

Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Private Investigator / PI 0 Buy
2 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
3 Private Investigator / PI 2.5 Buy
4 Private Investigator / PI 3 Buy
5 Private Investigator / PI 0 Buy
6 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
7 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
8 Private Investigator / PI 3 Buy
9 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy



10 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
11 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
12 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
13 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
14 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
15 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
16 Private Investigator / PI 3 Buy
17 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy
18 Private Investigator / PI 4 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: Kinky Friedman


  • Book - 1

    America's most outrageous singer-songwriter turns gumshoe detective in this wild, witty and wisecracking debut novel. It's a hardboiled journey into the dark heart of the city - as hilarious and entertaining as Kinky himself. The place is New York Ci...



  • Book - 2

    The legendary Lone Star Café. A raucous little corner of Texas right in the heart of Manhattan, where every great country music star stops for a gig. At one time or another, everyone from the Rolling Stones to the Blues Brothers has jammed there. B...



  • Book - 3

    He's prowled the back streets of Greenwich Village. Stalked behind the scenes in Manhattan's hippest hot spots. Now New York City's one and only country singer-turned-sleuth takes on a catastrophic crime that's wild, witty - and essential Kindy! A ...



  • Book - 4

    In Frequent Flyer Kinky is mysteriously summoned to a friend’s funeral but can’t help noticing that the body in the coffin is a perfect stranger. Now he’s on the trail of a missing person, a Nazi conspiracy, and a n elusive white tiger with blu...



  • Book - 5

    It’s the last week of December, a brooding time of year even for a hip, sardonic, New York cowboy/private eye. When a ex-Texas Jewboys guitarist comes to crash, Kinky’s gloom turns to horror: his ‘housepest’ gets savagely murdered in the show...



  • Book - 6

    Kinky Friedman is a Jewish Texan country-and-western singer turned Greenwich Village amateur detective, with a collection of smelly cigars, a cat, and two former but simultaneous-girlfriends named Judy. Shortly after the possibly suspicious death of ...



  • Book - 7

    The Kinkster is back and in top supersleuth form. In Armadillos & Old Lace, the hip, witty, cosmically cryptic poet returns to once again ponder the imponderables and disentangle a mystery or two, and this time he's temporarily forsaking the mean str...



  • Book - 8

    Since Sam Spade, no private investigator has been charmed to see a deadbeat client darken his door--and country singers turned amateur detectives are no exception. That goes double for deadbeats who are their friends. So when Ratso--longtime pal, ass...



  • Book - 9

    From the author of such outrageous and hilarious books as Elvis, Jesus & Coca-Cola, and God Bless John Wayne--a new Kinky Friedman (no relation) detective story. Soon after he is hired by a lovely young woman to find her missing husband, Kinky smells...







  • Book - 10

    Who would slap an Indian curse on a good ol' boy like country singer Willie Nelson? Probably the same person who's been firing shots into Willie's hotel room and sending nasty notes promising the cowboy crooner a one-way ticket to the big rodeo in th...



  • Book - 11

    Kinky Friedman has searched his failing memory and has come up with a novel about his early days in New York City and how Kinky Friedman, the down-and-out star-crossed country music performer, became Kinky Friedman, the down-and-out star-crossed ace ...



  • Book - 12



  • Book - 13

    On a flight from Dallas to New York, a private detective meets a gorgeous and enigmatic woman who resists all his attempts to plumb her depths. When the plane lands, the detective - our hero, Kinky Friedman - finds that he's still holding the woman's...



  • Book - 14

    Sly, devious, inventive, and more than a little irritating, the Bard of Vandam Street returns in Steppin' on a Rainbow, a new adventure full of sound, fury, and a hula girl or two. Alone in the world - meaning: anyone who will speak to him is out ...



  • Book - 15

    It's a case of missing kid and missing kitty when Kinky Friedman, private dick extraordinaire and animal lover nonpareil, attempts to find a young, autistic New York boy and a three-legged Texas cat named Lucky, both of whom have disappeared. Somethi...



  • Book - 16

    It's a case of malaria versus murder when private dick extraordinaire Kinky Friedman comes down with a tropical disease, in the jungle known as New York City, and is confined to his loft on Vandam Street in lower Manhattan, a prisoner in his own home...



  • Book - 17

    Kinky Friedman has always proven himself to be a master of the offbeat and irreverent, and still manages to pull off a helluva whodunit in the process. Now the Kinkster may have met his match in this superbly crafted, fiendishly clever tale of a murd...



  • Book - 18

    It's a Christmas tale only a man called Kinky could tell. King Jonjo Mayo the First is in a bind. Every Christmas, he commissions an artist to paint a traditional nativity scene to be dramatically revealed after midnight mass. This year, though, th...