Loon Lake Mystery

13 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 7 ratings

Dead Angler Summary

In Wisconsin's Northwoods, fishing is a way of life - and when the muskies are biting, life couldn't be better. But when Doc Osborne catches more than he bargained for, he winds up in the middle of a murder mystery - and only Chief of Police Lew Ferris can get him out of it.

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  • Book 1

    • Dead Angler

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    In Wisconsin's Northwoods, fishing is a way of life - and when the muskies are biting, life couldn't be better. But when Doc Osborne catches more than he bargained for, he winds up in the middle of a murder mystery - and only Chief of Police Lew Ferris can get him out of it.

    Regular price: £22.79

  • Book 2

    • Dead Creek

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
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    In Wisconsin's Northwoods, fishing is a way of life - and when the muskies are biting, life couldn't be better. But when Doc Osborne catches more than he bargained for, he winds up in the middle of a murder mystery - and only Chief of Police Lew Ferris can get him out of it.

    Regular price: £18.99

  • Book 3

    • Dead Water

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
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    While out kayaking, Paul Osborne discovers the grisly remains of a woman - whose shoulders bear mysterious bite marks. And just as Lew begins her investigation, another body turns up.... The second victim was a successful businesswoman from Kansas City, and the evidence indicates she was in Loon Lake for a rrendezvous with an ex-lover - a con man who had tried to get his hands on her money. Now, Lew's got two confusing cases - and a killer who may be more elusive than any fish.

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  • Book 4

    • Dead Frenzy

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
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    For fishing pals, (or are they more than just pals?) Doc Osborne and Police Chief Lew Ferris, Loon Lake, Wisconsin, is usually a great place to seek out some mutual solitude in the trout stream. But lately, the town has been teeming with competitive bass fisherman and bikers, too many less-than-savory characters. Meanwhile, there's an old murder case Doc's bent on solving even as he himself is stalked by a mysterious visitor.

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  • Book 5

    • Dead Hot Mama

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
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    It's ice-fishing season in Loon Lake and Doc Osborne is trying to convince Police Chief and fishing pal Lew Ferris to give it a chance. But fish aren't the only things lurking below the surface. The bodies of two snowmobilers have just been pulled out of nearby Two Sisters Lake. And a beautiful woman's corpse turns up in a snowdrift. Is it payback for a drug deal gone bad? Or is it something more sinister?

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  • Book 6

    • Dead Jitterbug

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
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    Hope McDonald's advice column syndicates nationwide. So when Hope is murdered in her home, Chief Lewellyn Ferris can think of more than a few suspects. Now, she'll have to think of the perfect bait to net a cold-blooded killer.

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  • Book 7

    • Dead Boogie

    • A Loon Lake Fishing Mystery, Book 7
    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Just as the summer in Loon Lake is heating up, the town gets turned upside down by the bizarre triple homicide discovered on a backcountry road. Peg Garmin was not Loon Lake's most beloved citizen. Considering her "calling" in life, no one was completely surprised when she was found murdered in the company of two exotic dancers...no one, that is, except for Ray Pradt, Peg's dearest friend. As the team digs into the mystery of her past, they discover some startling connections to one of the wealthiest families in Chicago and to the buried secret that could destroy them.

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  • Book 8

    • Dead Madonna

    • A Loon Lake Fishing Mystery, Book 8
    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
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    When the body of a lovely young woman is found floating beneath a party pontoon on a popular lake in northern Wisconsin on the same morning that a prominent widow is found bludgeoned in her gracious home, Loon Lake Police Chief Lew Ferris is caught short-handed. This is not a problem for Doc Osborne whom she deputizes to act as coroner and to assist with the investigation. Fishing aside, there's nothing Osborne likes better than helping Lew - a world-class fly fisherman in her own right - delve into Loon Lake's criminal underworld.

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  • Book 9

    • Dead Hot Shot

    • A Loon Lake Fishing Mystery, Book 9
    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
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    Murder never takes a holiday...or so Loon Lake learns one wintry Thanksgiving Day. Chief of Police Lew Ferris, short-handed thanks to an AWOL coroner, never even gets the turkey stuffed before the bodies start to surface. By the end of the day, credit card theft and dysfunctional families have so muddied the waters that not even expert tracker and dedicated fishing guide Ray Pradt, can hope to fish the final day of muskie season.

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  • Book 10

    • Dead Renegade

    • By: Victoria Houston
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Van Dyck
    • Length: 4 hrs and 19 mins
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    In Loon Lake, a town in northern Wisconsin, Police Chief Lewellyn 'Lew' Ferris deputizes Dr. Paul 'Doc' Osborne, a retired dentist and forensic dental expert. They investigate crimes - when they are not taking a break for fishing and other personal pursuits.

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  • Book 11

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  • Book 12

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