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The Dead Detective

(2010)
(The first book in the Dead Detective series)
A novel by

 
 
Harry Doyle was murdered as a ten-year-old child and brought back to life by two Tampa cops. Twenty years later he has dedicated his life to putting killers behind bars as a homicide detective who has the unwanted ability to hear the postmortem whispers of murder victims. Dubbed "The Dead Detective" by his fellow cops, Doyle now faces his most difficult case - a beautiful murder victim who was a notorious child molester. It is a case that will shake Harry to his very core.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

"The Dead Detective breathes new life into the classic police drama. Jam-packed with strong characters and a powerful plot, this is as fine a book of its genre as I've read in decades." - Reed Farrel Coleman

"Heffernan is a master of scene, setting, characterizations, plot, and dialogue." - Nelson DeMille

"William Heffernan is one of the finest craftsmen in mystery fiction. The publication of a new Heffernan novel is an event worth cheering, and The Dead Detective is no exception. A mystery treat. A literary treat." - John Lutz

"William Heffernan is one of the rare mystery writers who cares about soul." - Martin Cruz Smith


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Used availability for William Heffernan's The Dead Detective

Hardback Editions

September 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
ISBN: 1-936070-61-8 / 978-1-936070-61-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Akashic Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

February 2017 : Audio CD
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Title: DEAD DETECTIVE M
Author(s): William Heffernan
ISBN: 1-5200-6534-5 / 978-1-5200-6534-2
Publisher:
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February 2017 : Audio CD
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
ISBN: 1-5200-6530-2 / 978-1-5200-6530-4
Publisher: Dead Detective Mysteries
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


February 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon   


February 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon CA   


February 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

September 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Dead Detective
Author(s): William Heffernan
Publisher: Akashic Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA