ALEX KAVA is a New York Times, USA Today and Amazon bestselling author of seventeen novels including the award-winning FBI Profiler Maggie O'Dell series and the critically acclaimed Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery series. Her novel Stranded was awarded both a Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book Award. One False Move was chosen for the 2006 One Book One Nebraska and her political thriller, Whitewash, was one of January Magazine's best thrillers of the year. Published in over thirty countries, Kava's novels have made the bestseller lists in the UK, Australia, Germany, Japan, Italy and Poland. She is a member of the Nebraska Writers Guild and International Thriller Writers. Kava divides her time between Omaha, Nebraska and Pensacola, Florida.
Praise for Alex Kava's Ryder Creed seriesLOST CREED wins 2019 Nebraska Book Award for Best in Fiction."The Ryder Creed books are absolutely phenomenal." --Suspense Magazine"A flawed, fierce protagonist whose first and absolute loyalty is to his dogs, plus compelling storylines: A SLAM-DUNK RECIPE for late-night reading!" -The Bark"An unusually SUSPENSEFUL and PROVOCATIVE thriller." -Huffington Post"GRIPS THE READER in its clutches from page one." -- RT Reviews"An engrossing, suspense-filled, COMPLETELY ORIGINAL mystery." --Lincoln Journal Star"RIVETING." -- Working Mother"EXTREMELY VIVID and ENGAGING DETAIL about how dogs are trained and how they behave on the job." --Florida Weekly"With twists, turns, and suspense galore . . . IMPOSSIBLE TO PUT DOWN." -- Modern Dog"SUPERIOR INTRODUCTION to a new thriller series." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)"Kava has a knack for throwing in THREATS THAT SPARK rational and irrational fears." -- Pensacola News Journal"A FINELY CRAFTED tale." -- Criminal Element"Of course readers will care about Maggie and Ryder. But the dogs? THE DOGS WILL DRAW READERS like bees to honey. Guaranteed." -- National Book Examiner, UK"A NAIL-BITING, can't-put-it-down mystery." -- Omaha World Herald