Featuring crimes of passion, corporate corruption, and partisan feuds, House Arrest is the latest fast-paced read from “a reliably excellent writer” The Seattle Times. Emma’s investigation leads her to a ruthless and competitive CEO who had a motive for killing Canton, related to a personal connection from long ago.
House Arrest The Joe DeMarco Thrillers Book 13 #ad - A great author. Lisa Gardner. Has built against demarco is airtight, and not a single piece of evidence points to the CEO. But when representative lyle canton, is found shot dead in his office in the US Capitol and DeMarco is arrested for the murder, House Majority Whip, DeMarco knows he’s been framed. First-rate .
House Witness Joe DeMarcoAtlantic Monthly Press #ad - In house witness, and sometimes disappear, mike lawson puts his likable protagonist on the trail of a different kind of fixer—one whose job is to influence, the twelfth novel in the Joe DeMarco series, witnesses in seemingly airtight criminal cases. Minority leader of the house and demarco’s long-time employer John Mahoney has kept more than one secret from his wife over the years, but none so explosive as this: He has a son, and that son has just been shot dead in a bar in Manhattan.
. Is there someone who is getting witnesses out of the way when the fate of a wealthy defendant is on the line? With the help of Porter’s intern, as outrageously smart as she is young, DeMarco becomes determined to follow that question through to its violent resolution in what turns out to be this series’ most unexpected plot yet.
House Witness Joe DeMarco #ad - Mahoney immediately dispatches demarco to new York to assist prosecutor Justine Porter, but with five bystanders willing to testify against the killer—rich-boy Toby Rosenthal—the case seems like a slam-dunk. That is, until porter begins to suspect that someone is interfering with those witnesses, and that this may be connected to a pattern of cases across the country.
House Revenge Joe DeMarco Book 11Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - Now mahoney and DeMarco are out for revenge. Mahoney is just in it for the free press until sean callahan, disrespects him and even worse, Elinore suffers a horrible “accident, the developer, ” likely at the hands of two thugs on Callahan’s payroll. Congressional fixer joe deMarco is dispatched to his boss Congressman John Mahoney’s hometown of Boston.
Angry americans will flock to House Revenge. Booklist starred review. Mahoney wants him to help elinore Dobbs, an elderly woman fighting against a real estate developer intent on tearing down her apartment building for a massive new development. About big money, big politics, and big crime” Kirkus Reviews.
House Revenge Joe DeMarco Book 11 #ad - But it’s only when demarco gets a tip on the likely illegal source of some of Callahan’s financing that things get deadly. Originality, intelligence, and humor lift Lawson’s excellent 11th Joe DeMarco thriller . . . Demarco tries to dig up dirt through Callahan’s former mentor, and one of his ex-wives.
A fast-paced adventure into the cutthroat world behind the wrecking ball, House Revenge is another gripping tale of collusion and corruption from a beloved political thriller writer. A seattle times bestseller and “an effervescent, wholly delicious revenge fantasy .
House Rivals Joe Demarco Book 10Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - In this “suspenseful and smart” thriller, washington, DC, heavy hitter Joe DeMarco is out of town—and out of his element—facing his deadliest enemy yet Booklist. Now, that man’s granddaughter, Sarah, is in dire need of help. But as demarco tracks his adversaries in the unfamiliar territory, the situation turns unexpectedly violent, and the fixer finds himself in a battle against a pair of ruthless corporate “problem solvers” who will stop at nothing to take Sarah and DeMarco out for good.
Years ago, a man saved Mahoney’s life in Vietnam. But now he’s repaying a debt owed by his boss—Minority Leader John Mahoney. Sarah has been battling against a billionaire oil tycoon with her online blog, trying to prevent him from despoiling any more of her beloved North Dakota landscape. Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for Best Novel Working behind the scenes in the nation’s capital, Joe DeMarco knows how to repay a debt.
House Rivals Joe Demarco Book 10 #ad - . Now she’s being threatened and physically assaulted by the tycoon’s hired muscle—and DeMarco is the only one who can protect her.
House Reckoning Joe Demarco Book 9Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - But it was only after gino was murdered that DeMarco found out the truth—that his father was a cold-blooded killer for the mob. Torn between his long-held moral code, demarco must decide how to stop his father’s murderer before the man becomes absolutely untouchable: with his brains and his respect for justice—or with a bullet? Delivering “a tense, twisting plot and a sociopathic villain worthy of a seat in the House, and his desire for vengeance, his conflicted love for his father, ” Mike Lawson once again proves himself to be a master of the down-and-dirty political arena Booklist.
House Reckoning Joe Demarco Book 9 #ad - . Washington, fixer joe demarco is on a mission of revenge in a thriller that’s “fast, DC, assured and as refreshingly unsentimental as Joe himself” Kirkus Reviews. Author of house witness, gino, 2019 edgar award finalist for Best Novel Joe DeMarco always knew that his father, had worked for a local New York mafioso.
And now, that police commissioner has been nominated to take control of the FBI. Now, twenty years later, a dying mob associate tells DeMarco a shocking secret: His father was killed by an NYPD cop who has since risen to the rank of police commissioner.
House Odds Joe Demarco Book 8Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - Author mike lawson delivers a page-turning mystery full of “funny lines, fiendishly complicated plotting, and swiftly and sharply etched characters” that “make this installment one of the most enjoyable in the series” Kirkus Reviews. But nothing has been so politically sensitive, or hit so close to home, as his current assignment.
. And they aren’t about to let DeMarco get in their way. But demarco discovers that mahoney’s daughter has gotten mixed up with some very wealthy and dangerous criminals who used her to make a quick fortune. Demarco’s job is to clear her name—and keep his boss’s name clean in the process. Mahoney’s daughter has been arrested for insider trading.
House Odds Joe Demarco Book 8 #ad - Washington insider joe demarco returns in an electrifying thriller that will grab you with its “clever, original, and unpredictable plot” Phillip Margolin, fast-moving, New York Times–bestselling author. Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for Best Novel Political fixer Joe DeMarco has handled plenty of difficult situations for his boss, congressman John Mahoney.
An engineer with a high-flying tech firm, she allegedly placed a half-million dollar bet on one of the firm’s clients.
House Blood Joe Demarco Book 7Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - But the drug needed to be tested on humans. His boss is no longer Speaker of the House and his girlfriend has left him. The plot and pace are relentless” as Joe DeMarco investigates a pharmaceutical corporation that has gone beyond the bounds of science and into murder Booklist, starred review. Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for Best Novel Things have been better for Washington, DC, insider Joe DeMarco.
With house blood, mike lawson delivers “another page-turner brimming with authentic Washington, DC, detail and distinctive, engaging characters” Library Journal. To clear his name, demarco must go up against a remorseless corporate juggernaut with almost unlimited resources, and take on a pair of callous killers unlike anything he’s ever encountered .
House Blood Joe Demarco Book 7 #ad - . . Two years ago, ceo of mulray Pharma, Orson Mulray, discovered a miracle drug worth billions. So he sent the drug into a devastated warzone as part of a “relief effort. But when his twisted scheme was discovered, someone had to die—and a certain lobbyist had to take the fall for murder. But he soon uncovers a conspiracy that ignites his sense of righteous rage.
And mulray needed more than blood samples—he needed autopsy results.
House Justice Joe Demarco Book 5Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - And if demarco gets in the way, he’ll have to die, too . . . In this “engaging” thriller, dc, washington, insider Joe DeMarco is on the hunt for a mole deep in the shadows of US intelligence operations Publishers Weekly. Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for best Novel When an American defense contractor goes to Iran to sell missile technology, the CIA learns about it about it from a spy in Tehran.
He once had an errant fling with the journalist who broke the story—and now that she’s in jail for refusing to compromise her source, she’s threatening to tell all unless Mahoney helps her. But mahoney has his own reasons for taking action. But when the story is leaked to an ambitious journalist, the spy is caught, brutally tortured, and executed.
House Justice Joe Demarco Book 5 #ad - But someone else is out to avenge the spy’s death, and hoping DeMarco will lead him straight to his prey. Joe demarco’s boss, speaker of the House John Mahoney, tasks him with finding the leaker. In this “superb example of the post–cold war espionage novel” Mike Lawson brings readers behind the closed doors in the halls of power—and right into the line of fire Booklist, starred review.
House Divided Joe Demarco Book 6Atlantic Monthly Press #ad - But neither side realizes that DeMarco is no one’s pawn. As he handles the burial of his cousin, power, DeMarco is unwittingly drawn into a battle for influence, and survival between the NSA and a ruthless four-star army general. Once again spinning a “crisply plotted” entertainment weekly tale that delves into the darkest recesses of the US government, Mike Lawson has delivered “the political thriller of the year” John Lutz, New York Times–bestselling author.
Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for Best Novel When the NSA was caught illegally wiretapping US citizens, the program was brought to a screeching halt. Washington political fixer joe demarco is caught in the middle of a silent war—in a thriller that “will make your heart race and your mind ponder” Lisa Gardner, New York Times–bestselling author.
House Divided Joe Demarco Book 6 #ad - And if they think they have trouble dealing with each other, they have no idea how much trouble DeMarco is about to bring to their doorsteps . . . But the man behind the operation simply moved it into the shadows. And that’s where they’ve recorded a rogue military group murdering two American civilians—one of whom is related to Joe DeMarco.
House Secrets Joe Demarco Book 4Grove Press #ad - Setting up a sting to catch the predatory Morelli, DeMarco thinks his job is done—until those who helped him with the sting start turning up dead. Somehow, all of his sinister scandals seem to be cleaned up by a mysterious benefactor who stays just out of sight. Mostly because the reporter was on the trail of Senator Paul Morelli.
In this chilling novel of unfettered power and final justice, mike Lawson proves once again that he “has a true insider’s insight about real-world spinelessness, venality, and corruption that have taken the place of moral courage and true leadership on Capitol Hill” The Washington Times. The mysterious death of a journalist pulls Washington fixer Joe DeMarco into a conspiracy of power and politics in “one of the best thrillers of the year” Booklist.
House Secrets Joe Demarco Book 4 #ad - Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for best Novel Days after claiming he had a lead on a story that would make Watergate look like a misdemeanor, a mediocre writer from the Washington Post is found accidentally drowned. But his golden boy public persona hides a monstrous character. Morelli is all but a shoe-in for the Democratic presidential nomination.
And unless he can uncover the powerful people who are protecting Morelli, DeMarco knows he’s next . . .
House Rules The Joe DeMarco Thrillers Book 3Grove Press #ad - An atmosphere of fear and panic overruns the country, and when a senator proposes to run extensive background checks on all Muslims and deport any who aren’t citizens, his bill gains surprising traction. First there was the bomb meant for the Baltimore Harbor Tunnel. So he calls on Joe DeMarco . . . Panic grips washington, dc, in this thriller featuring “a lightning-paced plot and a charmingly likeable character” Tess Gerritsen.
John mahoney, the larger-than-life Speaker of the House, is not pleased. Author of house witness, 2019 edgar award finalist for best novel Two foiled terrorist attacks and a law targeting Muslim Americans are about to send Joe DeMarco on a dangerous mission among mobsters, meth dealers, and the political elite.
House Rules The Joe DeMarco Thrillers Book 3 #ad - Full of insider information, this novel reinforces Lawson’s place in the upper rank of Washington thriller specialists. Publishers Weekly. But mahoney has a connection to one of the attackers, one he wants kept secret. Then a private plane headed straight for the White House is shot down.