John Jordan's first case is also his most heartbreaking. And one that will haunt him for the rest of his life!
When John Jordan was twelve years old, he came face-to-face with the man who went to prison for the Atlanta Child Murders. Six years later, John returns to Atlanta to discover the truth.
As he battles his demons and embarks on his first murder investigation, Jordan learns the ropes from the one and only Harry Bosch.
Witness the beginning of one of crime fiction's most fascinating detectives. Every great character has a past, and ex-cop turned prison chaplain turned cop again John Jordan's is equal doses tragedy and inspiration.
Innocent Blood is both a standalone thriller and the true first book in an electrifying series that features a special introduction by Michael Connelly.
"Another great ride with a very assured driver behind the wheel" - Michael Connelly.
What would you do if you came face to face with a serial killer?
A young John Jordan continues his investigation into the Atlanta Child Murders, interviews Wayne Williams, investigates the disappearance of Cedric Porter, and uncovers a series of murders with devastating consequences.
Experience the events that shaped one of the most unique characters in all of crime fiction. Accompany John during his first spiritual awakenings, his first battles with alcoholism, his first forays and fallings into love, and his first murder investigations.
"Blood Cries, Lister's excellent sequel to Innocent Blood, couples a crafty whodunit with a thoughtful look at his lead's inner life" - Publisher's Weekly Starred review.
The John Jordan series:
From award-winning author and New York Times and USA Today bestseller Michael Lister.
1) POWER IN THE BLOOD, 2) BLOOD OF THE LAMB, 3) FLESH AND BLOOD, 4) THE BODY AND THE BLOOD, 4.5) DOUBLE EXPOSURE, 5) BLOOD SACRIFICE, 6) RIVERS TO BLOOD, 6.5 BURNT OFFERINGS, 7) INNOCENT BLOOD, 7.5) SEPARATION ANXIETY, 8) BLOOD MONEY, 9) BLOOD MOON, 9.5) THUNDER BEACH, 10) BLOOD CRIES, 10.5) A CERTAIN RETRIBUTION, 11) BLOOD OATH, 12) BLOOD WORK, 13) COLD BLOOD, 14) BLOOD BETRAYAL, 15) BLOOD SHOT, 16) BLOOD TIES, 17) BLOOD STONE, 18) BLOOD TRAIL
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About the Author
Michael Lister is a novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and playwright who lives in northwest Florida. A former prison chaplain, Michael is the author of the Blood series featuring prison chaplain/detective John Jordan. His second series features Jimmy "Soldier" Riley, a PI in Panama City during World War II (www.FloridaNoir.com). Michael also teaches college, operates a charity and community theater. www.MichaelLister.com