Van Shaw

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 100 ratings

Past Crimes Summary

Van Shaw was raised to be a thief, but at the age of 18 he abruptly abandoned the illicit life and joined the US Army, leaving behind Seattle and his grandfather who taught him the trade.

But after 10 years of estrangement, Van's grandfather has suddenly asked him to come home. He does so only to find his grandfather shot in the head and bleeding out on the kitchen floor....

©2015 Glen Erik Hamilton (P)2015 W F Howes Ltd
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  • Book 1

    • Past Crimes

    • Van Shaw, Book 1
    • By: Glen Erik Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    Van Shaw was raised to be a thief, but at the age of 18 he abruptly abandoned the illicit life and joined the US Army, leaving behind Seattle and his grandfather who taught him the trade. But after 10 years of estrangement, Van's grandfather has suddenly asked him to come home. He does so only to find his grandfather shot in the head and bleeding out on the kitchen floor....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Super listening enjoyment.

    • By Graham on 15-04-17

    Regular price: £20.89

  • Book 2

    • Hard Cold Winter

    • Van Shaw, Book 2
    • By: Glen Erik Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    When an old crony of Van Shaw's late grandfather calls in a favour, he treks deep into the remote forest of the Olympic Mountains in search of a missing girl. Discovering a brutal murder scene, Van finds himself caught between a billionaire businessman on the one side and vicious gangsters on the other. In an attempt to survive, a desperate Van may just need every ally he can get, especially as someone prepares to unleash a firestorm on Seattle that could burn them all to ashes.

    Regular price: £18.79

  • Book 3

    • Every Day Above Ground

    • Van Shaw, Book 3
    • By: Glen Erik Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Jeff Harding
    • Length: 10 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    It sounds like a thief's dream to Van Shaw: a terminally ill ex-con tells him of a fortune in gold, abandoned after the original owner died in prison. To rebuild his destroyed house and to help the dying man leave a legacy for his daughter, Van agrees to the job. But the safe holding the fortune is a trap set by a mysterious player. Soon, Van's partner is abducted, and he must figure out who the hunters are really after, whilst being hunted himself.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Mind Blowing

    • By Tony Foxon on 29-05-18

    Regular price: £20.89

    • Every Day Above Ground

    • A Van Shaw Novel
    • By: Glen Erik Hamilton
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    A favor for a dying ex-con turns into a violent battle against a mysterious enemy for Van Shaw in this emotionally powerful and gritty thriller from the award-winning author of Past Crimes and Hard Cold Winter. It sounds like a thief’s dream to Van Shaw: A terminally ill ex-con tells him of an easy fortune in gold, abandoned and nearly forgotten after its original owner died in prison. For the dying man, the money is a legacy to ensure his preteen daughter’s future. For Van, the gold is cash he desperately needs to rebuild his destroyed family home.

    Regular price: £28.29