WorldCat Identities

Hightower, Lynn S.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 217 publications in 10 languages and 7,430 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Paranormal fiction  Ghost stories  Science fiction  Horror fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3558.I372, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynn S Hightower
The debt collector by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Debt Collector", Hightower chillingly captures the collision of a horrific crime with the ordinary lives of its victims. And while one family has been wiped out by savage killers, the life of a good cop is at risk now. Because as Sonora Blair moves down a trail full of shocking surprises and unpaid debts, she now knows one thing for sure: how close she is getting to the edge
High water by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspecting her father may have been involved in her mother's mysterious death, Georgie Smallwood is stunned when he too is murdered and her sister, Claire, in dire financial straits after the breakup of her marriage, is implicated in the crime
No good deed by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Cincinnati, police officer Sonora Blair investigates the murder of a girl who was abducted while riding her horse, a probe which takes her to a horse auction. Complications arise when she runs into an FBI sting
Fortunes of the dead : a novel by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investigator Lena Padget, fearing that her relationship with a detective is being compromised by his obsessive search for a missing woman, becomes suspicious about a field agent's confession that he murdered the woman
Flashpoint by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York Times Notable Book. Cincinnati homicide detective Sonora Blair hunts a serial killer who's playing with fire in Shamus Award-winning author Lynn Hightower's chilling thriller. A single mother of two children and a police specialist with the Cincinnati Homicide Division, Sonora Blair is still awake in the middle of the night when the call comes in. Mark Daniels has been found in Mount Airy Forest handcuffed to the steering wheel of his car, doused with accelerant, and set on fire. As the hideously burned college student lies dying in the ER, he describes his killer: blond, female, and a total stranger. But Mark may not have been the intended victim. Evidence points to a sexual fixation on his older brother, Keaton, a teacher currently separated from his wife. Then the murderer-who has been dubbed "Flash" by the media-calls Sonora one night, taunting and mocking her. As the investigation heats up, the harassment continues. The female psychopath knows intimate details about Sonora's family and her past. As the criminal's monstrous plan becomes chillingly apparent, Sonora must risk everything to corner a cunning killer. Flashpoint is the 1st book in the Sonora Blair Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order
Eyeshot by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policewoman Sonora Blair interviews a woman who saw the Cincinnati district attorney commit a murder. When the woman disappears and her hands and feet are found in a garbage bag, it becomes clear to Sonora the DA is on top of the investigation and she must take another route to nab him
The piper by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine weeks after the death of her brother, Olivia James receives an enigmatic phone call from him just as she is preparing to move into the home where he died, and soon the place that she loves experiences another death
Satan's lambs : a novel by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and French and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even if Lena makes all the right moves, will she be in time to save Charlie?
Even in darkness by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former TV evangelist Joy Miller's reclusive life is disturbed when three people from her past are killed an she is contacted by an old enemy
When secrets die by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn Hightower's novels have tackled such diverse subjects as female serial killers and lethal debt collectors. Now, in her most explosive and controversial thriller to date, she exposes the hidden secrets of hospital pathology labs, the darkest mysteries of motherhood, and the most unthinkable crime of all
Alien blues by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Czech and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective David Silver gets a new Elaki partner, that looks like a stingray and smells like limes, and some assistance solving a conspiracy threatening humans and aliens alike
No good deed by Lynn S Hightower( )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened in broad daylight. The pretty fifteen-year-old had saddled up for an afternoon ride and never came back. Left behind was only a splintered fence, the tracks of a pickup truck, a discarded riding boot, and a great deal of blood. As a mother herself, Cincinnati detective Sonora Blair knew she was looking at a parent's worst nightmare
Alien eyes by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The electrifying 2nd book in Lynn Hightower's futuristic crime series plunges big-city cop David Silver into a nasty interstellar war Saigo City police detective David Silver and his partner Mel Burnett have been called to an unusual crime scene: a bed where 4 Elaki pouchlings have been smothered. The killer appears to be the babies' alien mother, who just shot herself and is in critical condition. But there are rumors the murders were politically motivated and carried out by the Izicho-the Elaki secret police. At the same time, cops are investigating other recent attacks against both humans and Elakis. And if relations between the 2 species weren't strained enough, 3 Elakis have just been added to the Homicide Task Force. Detective Silver immediately focuses his investigation on Angel Eyes. A figure of mystery and legend, she's an Elaki who emigrated to Earth 2 years ago. As a freedom fighter and former victim of persecution and torture in her home world, Angel Eyes has achieved a near-mythic status to both humans and Elaki alike. Are the recent killings hate crimes' Is revolution between the increasingly hostile worlds imminent' Once again teaming up with the Elaki called String, Silver chases down leads that make him a moving target. Author Lynn Hightower pulls out all the stops in this multi-layered thriller about hate, fear, and the limits of motherly love
Alien rites by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gritty police procedural Elaki series continues as homicide detective David Silver and his alien partner String investigate a series of disappearances that are part of a conspiracy threatening the future of both races A late-night call sends Saigo City homicide detective David Silver and his partners Mel Burnett and the alien String into the heart of Elaki-Town. A flashy car owned by missing college student Luke Cochran has just been found. The caller was Luke's girlfriend, Annie Trey, a poor, unwed mother who's being vilified in the press for poisoning her newborn son. When the trio arrives, they find Annie standing in the pouring rain, her 18-month-old daughter crying in her arms. Is Annie a sociopath' Detective Silver soon has more to worry about. Burnett's girlfriend, the forensic pathologist who did the autopsy on the dead infant, is missing. Relations between humans and Elaki-the latter of which have already infiltrated the human-specialized fields of medicine, politics, and big business-are deteriorating. On the personal front, Silver is in turmoil, torn between his passion for a woman he'll never see again and his abiding love for his wife and 3 daughters. As the case widens into a conspiracy involving a deadly virus, Silver fights an uphill battle to stop the madness from destroying the city and people he loves
Alien heat by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective David Silver and his Elaki partner, String, chase a killer arsonist who has been murdering both humans and alien Elaki then destroying the crime scenes with a blazing inferno
The piper by Lynn S Hightower( )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Olivia James receives a phone call just after midnight, she recognizes her brother's voice. But there's a problem: her brother has been dead for the past nine weeks. Moving back to her old childhood home in Tennessee-- the place where her brother has just died-- her young daughter Teddy seems troubled, telling her mother that she's being visited by a menacing ghost. When another tragic death occurs and her daughter disappears, Olivia must confront the demonic force that has cursed her family
High water : a novel by Lynn S Hightower( Recording )

3 editions published between 1200 and 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel filled with family tension and many unanswered questions
Horseplay by Lynn S Hightower( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debt collector by Lynn S Hightower( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cincinnati detective Sonora Blair is called to a small house at the end of a cul-de-sac, and finds the brutal decimation of an average American family who have been deeply in debt. A high-profile search brings in two ex-convicts. Evidence points to a 3rd man at the murder scene - a man called the Angel, a man who runs a collection agency that can turn a debt into your worst nightmare
Satan's lambs by Lynn S Hightower( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The debt collector
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High waterNo good deedFortunes of the dead : a novelFlashpointEyeshotSatan's lambs : a novelWhen secrets dieNo good deed
Alternative Names
Hightower, Lynn S.

Lynn S. Hightower Amerikaans auteur

Lynn S. Hightower US-amerikanische Kriminal-Schriftstellerin

Лин Хайтауър

היטאואר, לין ס.

ハイタワー, L. S

ハイタワー, リン・S

Languages
English (151)

Italian (17)

German (9)

Swedish (5)

Dutch (4)

Japanese (3)

French (2)

Hebrew (1)

Russian (1)

Czech (1)