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Grippando, James 1958-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 966 publications in 16 languages and 61,389 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Legal stories  Political fiction  Interviews  Detective and mystery stories  Adventure stories  Condensed books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3557.R534, 813.54
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Most widely held works by James Grippando
Lying with strangers by James Grippando( Book )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 3,410 libraries worldwide
Peyton Shields finds her life irrevocably changed by an attack that she barely survives, an event that causes her to realize that she can trust no one when everyone close to her denies her story that the attack was deliberate
When darkness falls by James Grippando( Book )
33 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,005 libraries worldwide
Becoming suspicious when a homeless client produces a large amount of cash just before a murdered body is discovered in the car in which the client lives, Miami attorney Jack Swyteck finds himself racing to save the life his best friend
Last call by James Grippando( Book )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,927 libraries worldwide
Jack Swyteck is drawn into the investigation of a mother who was murdered on a hot Miami night twenty years ago
Intent to kill : a novel of suspense by James Grippando( Book )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,895 libraries worldwide
A fallen baseball star must use his new skills as Boston's king of sports radio to outwit a dangerous caller and prove'live and on the air'that the hit-and-run that killed his wife was no accident. Ryan James once had it all. With a beautiful wife and a two-year-old daughter, he was just one minor-league baseball game away from realizing his lifelong dream of playing in the majors when the unthinkable happened: his wife, Chelsea, was killed in a hit-and-run accident while driving to Ryan's last game of the season. Years later, Ryan is a popular "shock jock" at Boston's top-rated sports radio show, doing his best to raise his daughter alone. But his love for Chelsea endures, his insomnia persists, and the fact that the police never found the drunk who ran her off the road makes closure impossible. Then, on the third anniversary of Chelsea's death, chilling words from an anonymous tipster turn the accident into a homicide: "I know who did it." As the police scramble, Ryan makes a stunning discovery. The tip'a strangely coded message'may have come from Chelsea's own brother, a young man affectionately known as "Babes," who has an autism-related disorder. But why would Babes have withheld this information for three years' And what finally made him come forward anonymously' The demand for answers sends Babes on the run. Through a series of shocking on-air conversations with Babes, Ryan and Emma Carlisle, the dedicated prosecutor on the case, unravel a cover-up that reaches back to the night of Chelsea's death and that may implicate one of New England's most powerful families. It's a search that will forever change the lives of Ryan, Babes, and Emma'if they live to tell about it
Got the look by James Grippando( Book )
38 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,818 libraries worldwide
After his girlfriend is kidnapped, Miami attorney Jack Swyteck discovers that she is married to a wealthy man who has received a ransom demand, pitting Jack against a killer who is so fiendishly clever that even Jack may have met his match
Money to burn : a novel of suspense by James Grippando( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 2,786 libraries worldwide
Four years after his wife vanishes, an investment banker loses all of his funds, is suspected in the ruination of his company, and begins to believe that his first wife may be involved
Last to die : a novel by James Grippando( Book )
47 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,664 libraries worldwide
Representing an accused hit man, Miami lawyer Jack Swyteck investigates his client's claims that a woman offered him her estate if he would kill her, a story that is compromised by the deaths of other potential heirs
Born to run : a novel of suspense by James Grippando( Book )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 2,660 libraries worldwide
Intrepid Miami attorney Jack Swyteck comes to the aid of his former governor father as he investigates the suspicious hunting death of the vice president
Hear no evil by James Grippando( Book )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,635 libraries worldwide
Miami defense attorney Jack Swyteck handles a case that starts with the murder of an officer at the U.S. Naval base on Guantanamo Bay and the arrest of his wife for the crime, and concludes with a shocking surprise that will change Jack's life
Afraid of the dark by James Grippando( Book )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 2,513 libraries worldwide
Sergeant Vince Paulo held his best friend's daughter, McKenna, bleeding in his arms as she uttered the name of her murderer and ex-boyfriend, Jamal. That was minutes before a blast made everything go black for Vince--forever. Now Miami criminal defense lawyer Jack Swyteck has been called in to save Jamal from the death penalty
Beyond suspicion by James Grippando( Book )
36 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,495 libraries worldwide
Believing himself settled into a quiet life, lawyer Jack Swyteck is horrified when a former client turns up dead, placing Jack under suspicion and forcing him to find the real killer before he becomes the next victim
Need you now : a novel by James Grippando( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 2,483 libraries worldwide
Abe Cushman, the evil genius behind a sixty-billion-dollar Ponzi scheme, has killed himself and taken his secrets to the grave. For Patrick Lloyd, a young Wall Street advisor at the world's largest Swiss bank, Cushman's fall has unexpected--and deadly--repercussions. His girlfriend, Lilly, is directly tied to billions of dollars in losses suffered by Cushman's most dangerous "victims," a group of powerful investors whose identities and dirty finances are shrouded in secrecy. What Lilly knows can get her--and Patrick--killed
Blood money by James Grippando( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,182 libraries worldwide
A nation is obsessed with a hot nightclub waitress accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter. The shocking verdict creates an immediate uproar. But when an innocent, young woman ends up dead in a riot, there may be something bigger at work
The pardon : a novel by James Grippando( Book )
36 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,087 libraries worldwide
In Florida, a man plans a series of murders to frame the son of the state governor. The purpose of his diabolical scheme is to put the governor, a law and order man, in a position where he will be forced to sign his son's death warrant. The motive is revenge, pay back the governor for sending a man to death, despite evidence that the man was innocent
A king's ransom by James Grippando( Book )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
Young Miami lawyer Nick Rey's father is kidnapped while on business in Cartagena, Columbia. While Nick works to get his father back, he soon discovers that his deadliest enemies are not the kidnappers, but the partners of a law firm with somethig to hide
Black horizon by James Grippando( Book )
14 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,753 libraries worldwide
"It's devu, with a big twist. Three summers after the biggest man-made environmental disaster in history, millions of gallons of oil are again spewing from a hole in the ocean floor. But this rig explosion was in Cuban waters, just 50 miles away from Florida, and the situation is complex. The consortium doing the work is state-owned Venezuelan, Chinese and Russian, controlled by a mineral lease from the Cuban government. And the Cubans not only refuse assistance from the U.S., they also vow to fire on "hostile" American vessels that enter Cuban waters. Enter Jack Swyteck, who's honeymooning with his new wife Andie in the lower Keys. As an ominous black slick appears in the water, CIA agent Andie is called back to an undercover assignment. So Jack heads to Key West to see his buddy Theo Knight. There Jack is transformed from bystander to player in the unfolding oil catastrophe when he takes on a client whose husband was on the rig that blew up. She wants Jack to file a wrongful death in U.S. court. Taking on this unimaginably complicated case pitches Jack into a dangerous world, only to find that his case and Andie's assignment may be lethally connected"--
Under cover of darkness : a novel by James Grippando( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,734 libraries worldwide
The author of "The Abduction" and "Found Money" presents a chilling thriller in which a missing wife may be a serial killer's victim--or accomplice
The abduction : a novel by James Grippando( Book )
29 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,721 libraries worldwide
Days before a presidential election, someone abducts the granddaughter of the Republican candidate. For Attorney General Allison Leahy, the Democratic candidate, it is an opportunity to shine, or is it? What if the FBI discovers her party organized the abduction? A tale of political skullduggery
Found money by James Grippando( Book )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,661 libraries worldwide
Two people are joined romantically by a windfall of money. One is Ryan Duffy, a doctor who inherits $2 million--blackmail money, his father tells him before dying. The other is Amy Parkens who receives $200,000 anonymously. She traces the money to Duffy's father and together Ryan and Amy discover that the blackmail was in revenge for being framed for rape. By the author of The Abduction
The informant by James Grippando( Book )
40 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
In Miami, a man calls a newspaper offering to sell names of the future victims of a serial killer who removes people's tongues. Police are certain the caller is the killer himself, but FBI agent Victoria Santos has a hunch the caller is someone else
 
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Alternative Names
Gripando, Džeimss 1958-
Grippando, James.
Grippando, James M.
Grippando, James M. 1958-
Гриппандо, Джеймс 1958-
グリッパンド, ジェイムズ
グリッパンド, ジェームズ
Languages
English (512)
French (21)
Polish (18)
Italian (8)
Dutch (8)
Czech (8)
German (3)
Hungarian (3)
Croatian (3)
Spanish (3)
Bulgarian (2)
Turkish (2)
Japanese (1)
Serbian (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
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