Books by Rick Mofina



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Whirlwind

Introduces reporter and single mom Kate Page.
A kind stranger helps Jenna Cooper protect her baby boy when a killer tornado rips through a Dallas flea market. But in the aftermath, Jenna can't find her son or the woman who'd been holding him. Upon discovering the tragedy, reporter and single mom Kate Page, battling for her career and trying to hold her life together, vows to determine what happened to tiny Caleb Cooper.  As the FBI launches an investigation amid the devastation, Kate uncovers troubling clues to the trail of the woman last seen with the baby—clues that reveal a plot more sinister than anybody had imagined. Against mounting odds, Kate risks everything in the race to find the truth…before it's too late.

  • March 25, 2014
  • Mass Market Paperback:
  • Harlequin MIRA
  • ISBN-13: 978-0778316091


Into The Dark
Into The Dark

Claire Bowen, a haunted psychologist, devotes her life to helping troubled women rebuild theirs. But her dream of a family with her new husband begins to crumble as disturbing revelations from his past emerge. Detective Joe Tanner, struggling to overcome his wife's death while raising their little girl alone, heads the task force formed to stop the monster who has resurfaced with a chilling message. In the wake of 5 cold-case murders across LA, one of Claire's most promising patients vanishes...

June 25, 2013
Mass Market Paperback
Publisher: Mira 384 pages
ISBN-10: 0778315002
ISBN-13: 978-0778315001

The Burning Edge
The Burning Edge

Single mother Lisa Palmer has barely recovered from the sudden death of her husband when she is drawn into a new nightmare. On her way home from upstate New York, Lisa stops at a service center minutes before an armored car heist. Four men are executed before her eyes -- one of them an off-duty FBI agent Lisa tried to help. Now Lisa is the FBI's secret witness and the key to finding the fugitive killers.

Dec. 27, 2011
Mass Market Paperback
Publisher: Mira 384 pages
ISBN-10: 0778313018
ISBN-13: 978-0778313014

In Desperation
In Desperation

The kidnapping and ransoming of a young girl rip open the pasts of her mother and a journalist determined to save the girl's life.

"A blisteringly paced story that cuts to the bone. It left me ripping through pages deep into the night."   James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author.

March 29, 2011
Mass Market Paperback
Publisher: Mira 384 pages
ISBN-10: 0778329488
ISBN-13: 978-0778329480


The Panic Zone
The Panic Zone

A grieving mother and a relentless reporter pursue a perfect killer.

"The Panic Zone is a headlong rush toward Armageddon. It's brisk pace and tight focus remind me of early Michael Crichton."   Dean Koontz #1 New York Times bestselling author.

July 1, 2010
Mass Market Paperback
Publisher: Mira 416 pages
ISBN-10: 0778327949
ISBN-13: 978-0778327943


Vengeance Road

The murder of a broken-hearted woman and and the chilling disappearance of her friend raise questions about their ties to a respected detective and lead to one journalist's obsession to find the truth!

"Vengeance Road is a thriller with no speed limit! It's a great read!"   Michael Connelly #1 New York Times bestselling author

September 2009
Mass Market Paperback
Publisher: Mira
ISBN-10: 0778326381
ISBN-13: 978-0778326380


Six Seconds
Six Seconds

A California mother's anguished search for her abducted son and a detective's investigation into an American reporter's strange death in the Canadian Rockies, lead them to uncover a global plot to assassinate a world leader - using the California boy as the weapon.

"Six Seconds should be Rick Mofina's breakout thriller. It moves like a tornado."   James Patterson, #1 New York Times bestselling author

Mass Market Paperback: 496 pages
Publisher: Mira Books (January 1, 2009)
ISBN-10: 0778326128
ISBN-13: 978-0778326120


A Perfect Grave
A Perfect Grave

Jason Wade has returned in A Perfect Grave, the 3rd installment in Rick's internationally acclaimed new series.

"A lightning-paced thriller with lean, tense writing . . . Mofina really knows how to make the story fly!"   Tess Gerritsen, New York Times Bestselling author of The Mephisto Club

September 2007
Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN-10: 0786018488
ISBN-13: 978-0786018482


Every Fear
Every Fear

Every Fear is the second book in Rick Mofina's acclaimed new series, which debuted with The Dying Hour. Jason Wade pursues the story of a young mother who is left for dead and clinging to life after her baby is stolen from her.

"Pushes crackling suspense to the breaking point and beyond... a must read!"   Kay Hooper, New York Times Bestselling Author

September 2006
Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 0786017465


The Dying Hour
The Dying Hour

The debut of Jason Wade, a rookie reporter with The Seattle Mirror who sets out against all odds to find a missing college student and stop a twisted killer.

"Don't start this book late at night because you'll find yourself staying up to finish it."   The Mystery Reader

Summer 2005
Mass Market Paperback Pages: 347
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN 0-7860-1697-3


Be Mine

Listed among the TEN BEST SUMMER READS by the Ottawa Citizen

Be Mine

As a crime reporter, Tom Reed had seen a lot of sick messages, but the one just delivered to his fellow reporter Molly Wilson is different -- it's shockingly personal, written in human blood. Walt Sydowski has grappled with horrific cases but the one confronting him now is unlike anything he's ever faced -- the murder of a fellow detective, who was also Molly Wilson's boyfriend.

"Rick Mofina is writing a fine series of thrillers: Swiftly paced, entertaining, with authentic details of police procedure."   Dean Koontz, #1 New York Times Bestselling author of The Face and Fear Nothing.

July 2004
Mass Market Paperback: 228 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 0786015268


No Way Back
No Way Back

On the day Tom Reed was to quit crime reporting, he's given the breaking story of a cop murdered in a jewelry store heist that also involves a hostage -- Tom's wife, Ann Reed.

"No Way Back is my kind of novel a tough, taut thriller Mofina knows the world he writes about."   Michael Connelly, New York Times Bestselling author of Lost Light, Blood Work, City of Bones

June 2003
Mass Market Paperback: 456 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 078601525X


Blood of Others
Blood of Others

The chilling disappearance of a shy, solitary San Francisco insurance clerk brings Tom Reed and Walt Sydowski together again as they take separate tracks in their pursuit of a brilliant and methodical cyber stalker who targets lonely women.

"Tense, realistic, and scary in all the right places."   James Patterson, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author

June 2002
Mass Market Paperback: 480 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 0786012676


Cold Fear
Cold Fear

A 10-year-old San Francisco girl vanishes while camping with her family in Montana's Glacier National Park. The family's troubled past draws Walt Sydowski and Tom Reed into the case.

"A powerful gut wrenching thriller."   The Midwest Book Review

July 2001
Mass Market Paperback: 476 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 0786012668


If Angels Fall
If Angels Fall

Walt Sydowski, a grizzled homicide detective haunted by the unsolved murder of a baby girl, and Tom Reed, a superb news reporter whose life is coming apart, race the clock to learn the truth behind a string of chilling child abductions that has anguished San Francisco.

"If you buy it for the flight, you'll be reading it on the escalator."  National Post

February 2000
Mass Market Paperback: 477 pages
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
ISBN: 0786010614

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