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Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries

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Devil's Slew
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Devil's Slew

Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries (Volume 5)
Darryl Wimberley
St. Martin's Press

Special Agent Barrett "Bear" Raines of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement has his Little League game interrupted when a returning GI uses Bear and the local sheriff to commit suicide-by-cop....

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Pepperfish Keys
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Pepperfish Keys

Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries (Volume 4)
Darryl Wimberley
St. Martin's Press

There is a Florida that has nothing to do with Disney World. Nothing to do with palm trees or Holiday Inns. Tourists are neither courted nor coddled in this Florida,...

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Strawman's Hammock
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Strawman's Hammock

Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries (Volume 3)
Darryl Wimberley
St. Martin's Press

On a chilly October morning, Barrett "Bear" Raines finds himself on the campground of Linton Loyd, one of the richest men in Florida, watching Linton clean his latest catch. Barrett does not understand...

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Dead Man's Bay
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Dead Man's Bay

Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries (Volume 2)
Darryl Wimberley
St. Martin's Press

The first appearance of Barrett Raines in A Rock and a Hard Place added an intelligent and extraordinarily engaging black policeman to the short roster of leading Afro-American fictional detectives....

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A Rock and a Hard Place
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A Rock and a Hard Place

Detective Barrett Raines Mysteries (Volume 1)
Darryl Wimberley
St. Martin's Press

Barrett Raines is a black detective on an isolated police force in Deacon Beach, a sweltering enclave on the Gulf Coast of northwestern Florida. Barrett's worked all his career to live up to the...

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About the author

Darryl Wimberley

Darryl Wimberley is a winner of the Willie Morris Prize for Southern Fiction. His books include A Rock and a Hard Place and Dead Man's Bay. A native of northern Florida, he now lives in Austin, Texas.