One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1)

One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1) Description:

Pestered by her close New Jersey family Stephanie Plum offers to catch high school crush Joe Morelli cop turned bail jumper for her cousin Vinnie s company She questions working girls to find the missing girlfriend of vicious prizefighter Benito Ramirez while Joe secretly watches her back Ranger mentors her and supplies vehicles when hers explode

Rating: 3.28 out of 5

Two for the Dough (Stephanie Plum, #2)

Two for the Dough (Stephanie Plum, #2) Description:

This one s double the fun br br Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is still learning the ropes at her cousin Vinnie s bail bond office so when she sets out on the trail of Kenny Mancuso a suspiciously weatlhy working class Trenton boy who has just shot his best friend the stakes are higher than ever That Mancuso is distantly related to vice cop Joe Morelli who is trying to beat Stephanie to the punch only makes the hunt more thrilling br br Taking pointers from her bounty hunter pal Ranger and using her pistol packing Grandma Mazur as a decoy Stephanie is soon closing in on her mark But Morelli and his libido are worthy foes And a more sinister kind of enemy has made his first move and his next move might be Stephanie s last

Rating: 3.26 out of 5

Three to Get Deadly (Stephanie Plum, #3)

Three to Get Deadly (Stephanie Plum, #3) Description:

A saintly old candy store owner is on the lam and bounty hunter extraordinaire Stephanie Plum is on the case As the body count rises Stephanie finds herself dealing with dead drug dealers and slippery fugitives on the chase of her life And with the help of eccentric friends and family Steph must see to it that this case doesn t end up being her last

Rating: 3.33 out of 5

Four to Score (Stephanie Plum, #4)

Four to Score (Stephanie Plum, #4) Description:

Stephanie Plum Trenton New Jersey s favorite pistol packing condom carrying bounty hunter is back and on the trail of a revenge seeking waitress who s skipped bail With the help of year old Grandma Mazur ex hooker Lula a transvestite musician named Sally Sweet and the all too hospitable all too sexy Joe Morelli Stephanie might just catch her woman Then again with more mishaps than there are exits on the Jersey Turnpike including murders firebombs and Stephanie s arch rival bounty hunter chasing after the same fugitive Stephanie better watch her back big time if she wants to live to crack this case

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Hot Six (Stephanie Plum, #6)

Hot Six (Stephanie Plum, #6) Description:

Low rent bounty hunter Stephanie Plum reaches depths of personal experience that other women detectives never quite do In i Hot Six i for example a sequence of new and hideous cars bite the dust she finds herself lumbered with a policeman s multiply incontinent dog and she has several bad skin days All this when she is trying to prove her distinctly more competent colleague and occasional boyfriend Ranger innocent of a mob hit avoid the heavies trailing her in the hope of finding him and cope with a wife abusing bail defaulter with nasty habits such as setting Stephanie on fire

Rating: 3.31 out of 5

Seven Up (Stephanie Plum, #7)

Seven Up (Stephanie Plum, #7) Description:

i Also see Alternate Cover Editions for this ISBN ACE i br b a href https www goodreads com book show rel nofollow ACE a b br br BLOWN UP br br All New Jersey bounty hunter Stephanie Plum has to do is bring in semi retired bail jumper Eddie DeChooch For an old man he s still got a knack for slipping out of sight and raising hell How else can Stephanie explain the bullet riddled corpse in Eddie s garden Who else would have a clue as to why two of Stephanie s friends suddenly vanished For answers Stephanie has the devil to pay her mentor Ranger The deal He ll give Stephanie all the help she needs if she gives him everything he wants br br MESSED UP br br As if things weren t complicated enough Stephanie s just discovered her Grandma Mazur s own unmentionable alliance with Eddie Add a series of unnerving break ins not to mention the bombshell revelation leveled by Stephanie s estranged sister and Stephanie s ready for some good news Unfortunately a marriage proposal from Joe Morelli the love of her life isn t quite cutting it And now murder a randy paramour a wily mobster death threats extortion and a triple kidnapping aside Stephanie s really got the urge to run for her life br br

Rating: 3.50 out of 5

Hard Eight (Stephanie Plum, #8)

Hard Eight (Stephanie Plum, #8) Description:

Fugitive Apprehension Agent Stephanie Plum has a big problem on her hands Seven year old Annie Soder and her mother Evelyn have disappeared br br Evelyn s estranged husband Steven a shady owner of a seedy bar is not at all happy During the divorce proceedings he and Evelyn signed a child custody bond and Steven is demanding the money guaranteed by the bond to find Annie The money was secured by a mortgage on Evelyn s grandmother s house and the True Blue Bonds Bail Agency wants to take possession of the house br br Finding a kidnapped child is not an assignment for a bounty hunter But Evelyn s grandmother lives next door to Stephanie s parents and Stephanie s mother and grandmother are not about to see their neighbor lose her house because of abduction br br Even though Stephanie s plate is full with miscreants who missed their court dates including old nemesis and violent drunk Andy Bender and an elusive little old lady accused of grand theft auto she can t disappoint Grandma Mazur So she follows the trail left by Annie and Evelyn and finds a lot more than she bargained for Steven is somehow linked with a very scary Eddie Abruzzi Trenton cop and on again off again fiance Joe Morelli and Stephanie s mentor and tormentor Ranger warn Stephanie about Abruzzi but it s Abruzzi s eyes and mannerisms that frighten Stephanie the most Stephanie needs Ranger s savvy and expertise and she s willing to accept his help to find Annie even though it might mean becoming too involved with Ranger br br Stephanie Ranger Lula who s not going to miss riding with Ranger and Evelyn s lawyer laundromat manager set out to find Annie The search turns out to be a race among Stephanie s posse the True Blue Bonds agent a Rangerette known as Jeanne Ellen Burrows and the Abruzzi crew Not to mention the fact that there s a killer rabbit on the loose br br Strap on your helmet and get ready for the ride of your life Hard Eight The world of Plum has never been wilder

Rating: 3.67 out of 5

High Five (Stephanie Plum, #5)

High Five (Stephanie Plum, #5) Description:

What s Stephanie up to now br br Her Uncle Fred has disappeared A body turns up in a garbage bag She s got a nasty bookie following her around town Grandma Mazur has her hands on the stun gun Stephanie can t keep a car for more than forty eight hours Two men are trying to get her into bed She has nothing to wear to the Mafia wedding And there s an angry little man don t call him a dwarf who won t leave her apartment br br Bail jumping in Trenton is down to small potatoes Stephanie s only open case is a small bond for a small violation committed by a small person who raises Stephanie s frustration level in big ways So short of money and long on bills Stephanie comes up with a plan diversify Signing on as an intern with entrepreneurial Super Bounty Hunter Ranger Stephanie ventures into Ranger s mostly morally correct and marginally legal operations br br None of this makes vice cop Joe Morelli a happy man The cop in him can t help but wonder as to the source of Stephanie s expensive new cars And the rest of him the man who s been friend and lover to Stephanie can t help but wonder if there s more to the partnership than meets the eye br br The internship is downgraded to second priority when Uncle Fred goes missing Even though Grandma Mazur is sure he was abducted by aliens Stephanie sets out to look for Fred He s a perfectly average senior citizen and he s disappeared without a trace while running errands He s left his ten year old Pontiac station wagon locked up nice and neat in the Grand Union parking lot the cleaning is carefully arranged on the back seat and his wife is at home waiting for him to return with the bread and the milk and the olive loaf bologna Locked in the top drawer of his desk are photos of a body dismembered and stuffed into a garbage bag And locked away in the computer files of a another average citizen are the clues that will lead Stephanie to Fred

Rating: 3.63 out of 5

To the Nines (Stephanie Plum, #9)

To the Nines (Stephanie Plum, #9) Description:

Stephanie Plum s got rent to pay people shooting at her and psychos wanting her dead every day of the week much to the dismay of her mother her family the men in her life the guy who slices meat at the deli oh the list goes on An ordinary person would cave under the pressure br But hey she s from Jersey br Stephanie Plum may not be the best bounty hunter in beautiful downtown Trenton but she s pretty darn good at turning bad situations her way and she always gets her man In i To the Nines i her cousin Vinnie who s also her boss has posted bail on Samuel Singh an illegal immigrant When the elusive Mr Singh goes missing Stephanie is on the case But what she uncovers is far more sinister than anyone imagines and leads to a group of killers who give new meaning to the word hunter br In a race against time that takes her from the Jersey Turnpike to the Vegas Strip Stephanie Plum is on the chase of her life

Rating: 3.68 out of 5

Eleven on Top (Stephanie Plum, #11)

Eleven on Top (Stephanie Plum, #11) Description:

Stephanie Plum is thinking her career as a fugitive apprehension agent has run its course She s been shot at spat at cussed at fire bombed mooned and attacked by dogs Stephanie thinks it s time for a change So she quits She wants something safe and normal But the kind of trouble she had at the bail bonds office can t compare to the kind of trouble she finds herself facing now br p br Stephanie is stalked by a maniac returned from the grave for the sole purpose of putting her into a burial plot of her own He s killed before and he ll kill again if given the chance Caught between staying far away from the bounty hunter business and staying alive Stephanie reexamines her life and the possibility that being a bounty hunter is the solution rather than the problem After disturbingly brief careers at the button factory Kan Klean Dry Cleaners and Cluck in a Bucket Stephanie takes an office position in security working for Ranger the sexiest baddest bounty hunter and businessman on two continents Tempers and temperatures rise as competition ratchets up between the two men in her life her on again off again boyfriend tough Trenton cop Joe Morelli and her boss Ranger Can Stephanie Plum take the heat Can you p

Rating: 3.72 out of 5