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Publication Order of Brandon Fisher FBI Books


Chronological Order of Brandon Fisher FBI Books


Publication Order of Detective Amanda Steele Books

The Little Grave (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stolen Daughters (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Silent Witness (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Black Orchid Girls (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Her Frozen Cry (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Last Seen Alive (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Her Final Breath (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Taken Girls (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Her Last Words (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Missing Before Daylight (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wildfire Girl (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Her Deadly Rose (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Madison Knight Books

Ties That Bind (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Justified (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sacrifice (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Life Sentence (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Found Innocent (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Just Cause (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Deadly Impulse (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
In the Line of Duty (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Power Struggle (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shades of Justice (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
What We Bury (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Girl on the Run (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Her Dark Grave (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Lake (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Chronological Order of Madison Knight Books

Publication Order of McKinley Mysteries Books

The Day Job is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vacation is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Money Is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Politics is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Family is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shopping is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas is Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Valentine's Day is Murder (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Coffee is Murder (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Skiing is Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Halloween is Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exercise is Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Matthew Connor Adventure Books

City of Gold (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Secret of the Lost Pharaoh (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Sara and Sean Cozy Mystery Books

Bowled Over Americano (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wedding Bells Brew Murder (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Assassination of a Dignitary (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Midlife Psychic (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Hart's Choice (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rings of a Tree (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pearls of Deception (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon

A Canadian author of fun and imaginative bestselling mystery novels, the writer Carolyn Arnold has a unique and witty take on the genre. Keeping her readers constantly guessing throughout, she is able to conjure up a creative and inventive story with rich and colorful characters. This goes some way towards explaining why she is one of the foremost writers currently working within her field to date.

Early and Personal Life

Born in Canada, the author to be Carolyn Arnold grew up in a small town, she would come to harbor a great love of storytelling. Largely due to her vibrant and fun filled imagination, she would work at enthralling the audience, capturing their attention in the process. This would come to be what fueled her in the following years to come, as her ideas and experience would inform her and her work.

Known for being diverse with her genres, she has had a wealth of experience with which to draw from over the years. Throughout her education she would manage to focus herself on her writing and her love of literature, ensuring her voice would become more pronounced. This then also allowed her to build upon her style and her tone too, creating a far more structured sense of narrative in the process.

Working not only as a writer, but as a mentor too, she has never been above passing on her knowledge to others. This has meant building upon her style and voice over the years, giving her a far more distinctive style of writing. With a strong desire to tell stories and pass on her love of literature, she has been able to effectively convey her love of the art-form in both a positive and passionate manner.

Now currently living in Toronto, she lives with her husband as she currently writes to this very day, providing new work on a regular and consistent basis. Maintaining a strong presence within the literature community, she has come to be regarded as one of the foremost figures within her field. With a lot more to come yet, she will continue to produce work, with a lot more set to come on into the foreseeable future.

Writing Career

Bringing out her first book in 2011, she would make her debut with the mystery novel ‘Ties That Bind’, which was also the first in her ‘Madison Knight’ series of novels. Combining both warmth and wit, it would see her make a name for herself, as well as establishing a new franchise as well. Over time other series would arrive as well, but it is perhaps her ‘Madison Knight’ novels which she is best known for.

Whilst she is mainly known for her ‘Madison Knight’ collection of novels, she is also known for many other series too. These include ‘Brandon Fisher FBI’, ‘McKinley Mysteries’ and a ‘Matthew Connor Adventure’, all of which she’s also become well known for. Largely focusing on thriller and mystery novels, she has a set style almost, as she poses mysteries to the reader leaving them to find out as the novel moves on.

Creating a large number of police procedurals, it has become clear that she has done extensive research, especially since her books are well respected by the forces themselves. Along with this she has also received numerous awards too, along with becoming a bestselling author nationally and internationally. Garnering acclaim from both the critics and the general public alike, she has found acceptance for her work all across the world.

Always willing to pass her knowledge and writing know-how on, she also maintains an active role in the literary community herself. A member of the Crime Writers of Canada, she aims to push the genre forwards any way she can, keeping it strong and consistent. This has also allowed her to further develop her own brand in the process too, as she is always taking feedback as well.

Maintaining a key presence both online and off, the writer Carolyn Arnold remains a major figure within the industry to this day. Always looking to shift the genre and keep it moving forwards, she will continue to be highly regarded for her contributions to the field. This will continue for many years to follow, as her writing career carries on growing from strength-to-strength..


Marking the third title in the much acclaimed ‘Madison Knight’ series of novels, this was originally brought out through the ‘Hibbert and Stiles Publishing Inc.’ publishing house. Following on directly from the last with the premise and the character having already been firmly established, this allows the story to be further established. It also manages to bring in some major surprises with its many developments, as it further progresses the world as a whole.

Following the emergence of a body being washed up upon the shores Bradshaw River, one Detective Madison Knight and her partner are called into investigate the murder of this young man. After the body is revealed to be the son of none other than Marcus Randall, the local business tycoon, things start to get a little difficult. With a number of connections within the police department and various heads of authority, it seems that Knight has her work cut-out for her. How much does Randall really know? Will there be another murder? Who was behind the sacrifice?

Blue Baby

The fourth title in the long-running ‘Brandon Fisher FBI’ series of novels, this would also come to be brought out through the ‘Hibbert and Stiles Publishing Inc.’ label. Continuing on from where the last left off, it was originally released on the 25th of September in 2015 to much acclaim. With a lot of the same elements as before, including the same characters, it also manages to develop the overall story and narrative as a whole.

Cheryl Bradley was found dead in her bathtub dressed in her wedding dress and her ring finger severed then, one year later, another victim was found in exactly the same fashion. Stepping onto the scene is one Brandon Fisher, an FBI agent looking to ensure the killer is found before they attempt to strike again. That’s when the killer appears to be losing control, something which ensures that their trail is made all the more difficult by those looking to catch them. Will they find the killer? Can they stop them from striking again? Who is blue baby?

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