Robert B. Parker Books: The Dean of American Crime Fiction

Territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch figured things had finally settled down in Appaloosa when Boston Bill Black's murder charge was dropped. But all that changed when Augustus Noble Driggs was transferred to a stateside penitentiary just across the border from Mexico. Square-jawed, handsome, and built like a muscled thoroughbred stallion, Driggs manages to intimidate everyone inside the prison walls, including the upstart young warden. Read more...

Robert B. Parker books have entertained and inspired millions of readers with stories and characters that never grow out of date. Their wit is legendary and their themes are universal.

Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fiancée by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal protégé, Suitcase Simpson. The morning of the wedding, Jesse learns that a gala 75th birthday party is to be held for folk singer Terry Jester. Jester, once the equal of Bob Dylan, has spent the last forty years in seclusion after the mysterious disappearance of the master recording tape of his magnum opus,  The Hangman's Sonnet . Read more...

We’re behind many of the best businesses in the area. Or, more specifically, underneath them. We handle site preparation, foundation excavation, and installation of water, sewer, and drainage.

At Robert B Our Co., we’re completely at home on residential jobs. We’re experts at everything from clearing and leveling lots to digging foundations to installing and repairing septic systems. Read More Landscaping We have everything you need for your next outdoor project, including a wide selection of premium mulch, loam, stone, and shells in a variety of colors and styles  — all competitively priced and available for delivery or pickup. Read More Our firm was founded in 1957
by Robert B. Our Sr., and is built on
hard work, honesty, and integrity.

Our firm was founded in 1957 by Robert B. Our Sr. Built on hard work, honesty, and integrity, his start-up business has grown into the area’s largest multigenerational, family-owned and operated site and construction company.

"Atkins, a 47-year-old journalist-turned-novelist, has been a Parker fan for decades, starting with his freshman year in college. 'I’d just lost my father, and I needed a life raft to hold onto,' he told The Post. 'I’d read a Spenser book, and it would have me laughing. The crime to be solved was the least of it. It’s really about the way Spenser finds joy in his life, even when the chips are down.'"

To celebrate, Reed will be stopping by the page today to talk about the newest book and share some of his favorite Robert B. Parker memories.

If you're a fan of Ace Atkins ' take on Robert B. Parker, check out his Quinn Colson series! THE FALLEN is on sale today, and you can catch Ace on the road through July 28th!

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Territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch figured things had finally settled down in Appaloosa when Boston Bill Black's murder charge was dropped. But all that changed when Augustus Noble Driggs was transferred to a stateside penitentiary just across the border from Mexico. Square-jawed, handsome, and built like a muscled thoroughbred stallion, Driggs manages to intimidate everyone inside the prison walls, including the upstart young warden. Read more...

Robert B. Parker books have entertained and inspired millions of readers with stories and characters that never grow out of date. Their wit is legendary and their themes are universal.

Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fiancée by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal protégé, Suitcase Simpson. The morning of the wedding, Jesse learns that a gala 75th birthday party is to be held for folk singer Terry Jester. Jester, once the equal of Bob Dylan, has spent the last forty years in seclusion after the mysterious disappearance of the master recording tape of his magnum opus,  The Hangman's Sonnet . Read more...

Territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch figured things had finally settled down in Appaloosa when Boston Bill Black's murder charge was dropped. But all that changed when Augustus Noble Driggs was transferred to a stateside penitentiary just across the border from Mexico. Square-jawed, handsome, and built like a muscled thoroughbred stallion, Driggs manages to intimidate everyone inside the prison walls, including the upstart young warden. Read more...

Robert B. Parker books have entertained and inspired millions of readers with stories and characters that never grow out of date. Their wit is legendary and their themes are universal.

Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fiancée by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal protégé, Suitcase Simpson. The morning of the wedding, Jesse learns that a gala 75th birthday party is to be held for folk singer Terry Jester. Jester, once the equal of Bob Dylan, has spent the last forty years in seclusion after the mysterious disappearance of the master recording tape of his magnum opus,  The Hangman's Sonnet . Read more...

We’re behind many of the best businesses in the area. Or, more specifically, underneath them. We handle site preparation, foundation excavation, and installation of water, sewer, and drainage.

At Robert B Our Co., we’re completely at home on residential jobs. We’re experts at everything from clearing and leveling lots to digging foundations to installing and repairing septic systems. Read More Landscaping We have everything you need for your next outdoor project, including a wide selection of premium mulch, loam, stone, and shells in a variety of colors and styles  — all competitively priced and available for delivery or pickup. Read More Our firm was founded in 1957
by Robert B. Our Sr., and is built on
hard work, honesty, and integrity.

Our firm was founded in 1957 by Robert B. Our Sr. Built on hard work, honesty, and integrity, his start-up business has grown into the area’s largest multigenerational, family-owned and operated site and construction company.

Territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch figured things had finally settled down in Appaloosa when Boston Bill Black's murder charge was dropped. But all that changed when Augustus Noble Driggs was transferred to a stateside penitentiary just across the border from Mexico. Square-jawed, handsome, and built like a muscled thoroughbred stallion, Driggs manages to intimidate everyone inside the prison walls, including the upstart young warden. Read more...

Robert B. Parker books have entertained and inspired millions of readers with stories and characters that never grow out of date. Their wit is legendary and their themes are universal.

Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fiancée by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal protégé, Suitcase Simpson. The morning of the wedding, Jesse learns that a gala 75th birthday party is to be held for folk singer Terry Jester. Jester, once the equal of Bob Dylan, has spent the last forty years in seclusion after the mysterious disappearance of the master recording tape of his magnum opus,  The Hangman's Sonnet . Read more...

We’re behind many of the best businesses in the area. Or, more specifically, underneath them. We handle site preparation, foundation excavation, and installation of water, sewer, and drainage.

At Robert B Our Co., we’re completely at home on residential jobs. We’re experts at everything from clearing and leveling lots to digging foundations to installing and repairing septic systems. Read More Landscaping We have everything you need for your next outdoor project, including a wide selection of premium mulch, loam, stone, and shells in a variety of colors and styles  — all competitively priced and available for delivery or pickup. Read More Our firm was founded in 1957
by Robert B. Our Sr., and is built on
hard work, honesty, and integrity.

Our firm was founded in 1957 by Robert B. Our Sr. Built on hard work, honesty, and integrity, his start-up business has grown into the area’s largest multigenerational, family-owned and operated site and construction company.

"Atkins, a 47-year-old journalist-turned-novelist, has been a Parker fan for decades, starting with his freshman year in college. 'I’d just lost my father, and I needed a life raft to hold onto,' he told The Post. 'I’d read a Spenser book, and it would have me laughing. The crime to be solved was the least of it. It’s really about the way Spenser finds joy in his life, even when the chips are down.'"

To celebrate, Reed will be stopping by the page today to talk about the newest book and share some of his favorite Robert B. Parker memories.

If you're a fan of Ace Atkins ' take on Robert B. Parker, check out his Quinn Colson series! THE FALLEN is on sale today, and you can catch Ace on the road through July 28th!

 
 
 
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