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Castle, Richard

Overview
Works: 93 works in 614 publications in 6 languages and 29,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3603.A8787, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Castle
Naked heat by Richard Castle( Book )

45 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New York's most vicious gossip columnist, Cassidy Towne, is found dead, NYPD Homicide Detective Heat uncovers a gallery of high profile suspects, all with compelling motives for killing the most feared muckraker in Manhattan. Heat's murder investigation is complicated by her surprise reunion with superstar magazine journalist Jameson Rook--Résumé de l'éditeur
Heat rises by Richard Castle( Book )

42 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard Castle's new thrilling mystery continues the story of NYPD Homicide Detective, Nikki Heat. Tough, sexy, professional, Nikki Heat carries a passion for justice as she leads one of New York City's top homicide squads. In what's sure to be another smash sensation by blockbuster author Richard Castle, readers will once again follow Nikki Heat and hotshot reporter Jameson Rook as they trade barbs and innuendos all while on the trail of a murderer!"--
Heat wave by Richard Castle( Book )

57 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat ... carries a passion for justice as she leads one of New York City's top homicide squads. She's hit with an unexpected challenge when the commissioner assigns superstar magazine journalist Jameson Rook to ride along with her to research an article on New York's Finest. Pulitzer-Prize-winning Rook is as much a handful as he is handsome. His wise-cracking and meddling aren't her only problems. As she works to unravel the secrets of a murdered real estate tycoon, she must also confront the spark between her and Rook"--Page 4 of cover
Frozen heat by Richard Castle( Book )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat arrives at her latest crime scene to find an unidentified woman stabbed to death and stuffed inside a suitcase left on a Manhattan street. Nikki is in for a big shock when this new homicide connects to the unsolved murder of her own mother
Deadly Heat by Richard Castle( Book )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to find justice for her mother, top NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat continues to pursue the elusive former CIA station chief who ordered her execution over a decade ago. For the hunt, Nikki teams once again with her romantic partner, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Jameson Rook. Their quest for the old spy and the motive behind the past murder unearths an alarming terror plot - which is anything but ancient history. It is lethal. It is now. And it has already entered its countdown phase
Raging heat by Richard Castle( Book )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illegal immigrant falls from the sky and NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat's investigation into his death quickly captures the imagination of her boyfriend, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jameson Rook. When he decides to work the case with Heat as his next big story, Nikki is at first happy to have him ride along. Yes, she must endure Rook's usual wild conspiracy speculations and adolescent wisecracks, but after reuniting following his recent assignment abroad, she's glad for the entertainment, the chance to bounce ideas, and just to be close to him again and feel the old spark rekindle. But when Rook's inquiry concludes that Detective Heat has arrested the wrong man for the murder, everything changes. Balancing her high stakes job with a complicated romance has been a challenge ever since Nikki fell for the famous reporter. Now, her relationship lurches from mere complexity into sharp conflict over the most high-risk case of her career. Set against the raging force of Hurricane Sandy as it pounds New York, Heat battles an ambitious power broker, fights a platoon of urban mercenaries, and clashes with the man she loves. Detective Heat knows her job is to solve murders. She just worries that solving this one will be the death of her relationship
Driving heat by Richard Castle( Book )

26 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the morning of her first day as the new captain of the Twentieth Precinct, Nikki Heat is rocked when her NYPD shrink washes up dead on the banks of the Hudson River. But the jarring murder of the man who knew her most intimate secrets is only the first of a series of blows to batter New York City's top homicide detective. She is soon blindsided by the discovery that her fiance, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Jameson Rook, had been secretly meeting her psychologist as part of an explosive investigative article he is writing for a magazine. Nikki's sense of betrayal deepens when Rook refuses on ethical grounds to share confidential information he has learned about the victim. His headstrong stance and continued meddling in Heat's case strain their engagement to the breaking point as their professional lives drive straight for a collision. In this riveting new novel from his blockbuster series, New York Times bestselling mystery author Richard Castle steers Nikki Heat full throttle through the heart-pounding obstacle course of her most daunting and dangerous case yet. Her stakes have never been higher or more emotional as she races to stop an ingenious repeat killer with a chilling MO and a long list of targets. In her quest for justice, Heat confronts a narcissistic dot-com tycoon, deals with a headline-hungry auto-safety whistle-blower, weathers a hacking attack that cripples all of New York City's police technology, and faces unrelenting danger to herself and the man she may yet marry-if they both survive this deadly ride.--Dust jacket
Storm front by Richard Castle( Book )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When, throughout the world, high-level bankers are being tortured and murdered by his old nemesis Gregor Volkov, Derrick Storm is called in by the CIA to figure out who Volkov is working for and why, and, with the help of a beautiful and mysterious foreign agent, uncovers a plot that could destroy the global economy
Wild Storm by Richard Castle( Book )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hired to look into a recent spate of plane crashes that have killed powerful people in politics, business, and religion, Derrick Storm goes up against a maniacal extremist who has created a laser with the power to shoot down planes from the ground
High heat by Richard Castle( Book )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An ISIS-style beheading of a journalist, carried out by a New York City group pledging fealty to that rogue state, becomes more than just another case for NYPD Captain Nikki Heat when the killers announce their next target: her husband, magazine writer Jameson Rook. Meanwhile, Heat is haunted by a fleeting glimpse of someone she swears is her mother ... a woman who has been dead for nearly twenty years"--Provided by publisher
Heat Storm by Richard Castle( Book )

18 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and French and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikki Heat and Derrick Storm team up for the first time to save Nikki's mother, Cynthia, who has been in hiding (and presumed dead) for 17 years. Standing in their way is a nefarious group of Chinese businessmen known as the Shanghai Seven, who have the resources-and ruthlessness-to stop them
Heat wave by Richard Castle( Recording )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of a suffocating heat wave, NYPD homicide detective Nikki Heat investigates the falling death of real estate tycoon and a brutal attack on a Manhattan socialite. However, when another shocking murder puts Heat on a tense journey into the dirty little secrets of the wealthy, her investigation may prove fatal
Heat rises by Richard Castle( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the coldest winter in recent memory, Nikki Heat is sent to the scene of an unusual murder. Her subsequent investigation uncovers an unnerving conspiracy involving the NYPD elite, and when she gets too close to the truth, Nikki is kicked off the force. With nowhere left to turn and targeted by killers, Nikki calls on the help of reporter Jameson Rook
Frozen heat by Richard Castle( Recording )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat arrives at her latest crime scene to find an unidentified woman stabbed to death and stuffed inside a suitcase left on a Manhattan street. Nikki is in for a big shock when this new homicide connects to the unsolved murder of her own mother
Naked heat by Richard Castle( Recording )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still reeling from her recent breakup with acclaimed journalist Jameson Rook, Nikki Heat is called to investigate when Cassidy Towne, who pens the most scandalous gossip column in all of New York, is found viciously murdered. However, when Rook makes an unannounced return into Heat's life, the murder investigation, which includes a list of high-profile suspects, begins to drag
Raging heat by Richard Castle( Recording )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illegal immigrant falls from the sky and NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat's investigation into his death quickly captures the imagination of her boyfriend, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jameson Rook. When he decides to work the case with Heat as his next big story, Nikki is at first happy to have him ride along. But when Rook's inquiry concludes that Detective Heat has arrested the wrong man for the murder, everything changes
High heat by Richard Castle( Recording )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ISIS-style beheading of a journalist, carried out by a New York City group pledging fealty to that rogue state, becomes more than just another case for NYPD Captain Nikki Heat when the killers announce their next target: her husband, magazine writer Jameson Rook. Meanwhile, Heat is haunted by a fleeting glimpse of someone she swears is her mother ... a woman who has been dead for nearly twenty years
Heat Storm by Richard Castle( Recording )

17 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikki Heat and Derrick Storm team up for the first time to save Nikki's mother, Cynthia, who has been in hiding (and presumed dead) for seventeen years
A brewing storm : a Derrick Storm thriller by Richard Castle( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Derrick Storm needed to leave the CIA, he couldn't just retire. He had to fake his own death. So when his former boss calls in an old favor that will bring Storm out of early retirement and back to Washington to investigate a high-profile kidnapping, he knows there must be more at stake than the life of a senator's son. Working alongside, but not exactly with, bombshell FBI investigator April Showers, Storm must make sense of a confusing flurry of ransom notes and a complicated web of personal relationships and international politics. He'll get to the bottom of the kidnapping, but the storm is still brewing
Driving heat by Richard Castle( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The NYPD's top homicide detective Nikki Heat has been promoted to captain just in time to face a case with a very personal twist. Captain Heat's fiancé, reporter Jameson Rook, is deep in an investigation. Professionally for Heat, Rook's meddling compromises her new job. Privately, it becomes an early test of their engagement as their parallel lives not only cross, but collide
 
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Alternative Names
Castle, Richard Edgar.

Rodgers, Richard Alexander.

Roger, Richard Alexander

Languages
English (321)

French (39)

Spanish (33)

German (28)

Italian (19)

Russian (4)