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Series: Tess Monaghan

by Author Laura Lippman


Another Thing to Fall (2008)

Another Thing to Fall, by Laura Lippman, b-plus narrated by Linda Emond, produced by Harper Audio, downloaded from A.This is the latest in the Baltimore PI, Tess Monaghan series. Publisher’s note:The California dream weavers have invaded Charm City with their cameras, their stars, ...

Another Thing to Fall (2008) by Laura Lippman

Charm City (1997)

When someone at the Beacon-Light leaks an unfavorable story about the millionaire planning on bringing an NBA team to Baltimore, Tess Monaghan is hired to figure how who spilled the beans. At the same time, she's trying to figure out who put her uncle in the hospital and if it has anything to do...

Charm City (1997) by Laura Lippman

In a Strange City (2002)

In a Strange City is the sixth Tess Monaghan mystery from Laura Lippman. In this installment, Lippman makes use of a long-standing Baltimore tradition, the Poe Toaster or Visitor. If by some chance you aren't familiar with the Poe Toaster, he's the individual who shows up at Poe's grave on Januar...

In a Strange City (2002) by Laura Lippman

Baltimore Blues (2006)

When it appears a rowing buddy of hers murdered his fiancee's boss and lover, underemployed Tess Monaghan sets about trying to clear his name. But did Rock kill ace attorney Michael Abramowitz? If he didn't, who did and why? And can Tess find out before she winds up as dead as the lawyer?A lon...

Baltimore Blues (2006) by Laura Lippman

The Sugar House (2015)

For some reason I had it in my head ever since finishing #4 that I was done with this series. But when I reread the description of #5 a few weeks ago when I was looking for a new book to read, I couldn't remember what I had against Tess Monaghan. So, I decided to give her another try, and I'm gla...

The Sugar House (2015) by Laura Lippman

The Last Place (2015)

re-read february, 2011: I LOVE CARL. oh man, he broke my heart a million times over. and so did lousia o'neal, and oh, just so many. it was really sad. oh, CARL. and i totally get why tess just wanted to screw crow sometimes. the fact that nothing is random. the poor women. the doctor. dottie. mo...

The Last Place (2015) by Laura Lippman

In Big Trouble (2000)

I consider myself a bit of a Laura Lippman fan, but this was one of the weaker entries in the Tess Monaghan series so far. It lacked many of the familiar elements that made the previous three books enjoyable - the loving descriptions of Baltimore scenery and Tess's relationships with her family a...

In Big Trouble (2000) by Laura Lippman

By a Spider's Thread (2005)

This was not my favorite Laura Lippman book. It had a good plot that kept it supspenseful to the very end but I didn't like any of the characters including Tess.While reading this book, it seemed like I was enrolled in a class about Orthodox Judaism. Most of the characters were Jewish so there di...

By a Spider's Thread (2005) by Laura Lippman