But that’s not all the vet tells Andy. Bark of night is a treat, especially for those who love thrillers and dogs. Associated press the next novel in David Rosenfelt’s witty, heartfelt mystery series featuring lawyer Andy Carpenter and his faithful golden retriever, Tara. Tiny, healthy, french bulldog Truman was dropped off days ago with instructions to be euthanized by a man everyone thought was his owner.
Bark of Night An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 19 #ad - Who would want to euthanize a perfectly healthy dog with no explanation? He is willing to whisk Truman away to the Tara Foundation, the dog-rescue organization which is Andy’s true passion. But now the owner is nowhere to be found. Truman's real owner has been murdered. It’s now up to andy – with help from his loyal sidekick Tara, Truman and the rest of the gang – to solve this case.
Thanks to truman’s chip, it’s discovered that the man wasn’t Truman’s owner at all.
Dachshund Through the Snow: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 20Minotaur Books #ad - Their local pet store has a Christmas tree, where instead of ornaments there are wishes from those in need. Danny asked santa for a coat for his mother, Murphy, a sweater for his dachshund, and for the safe return of his missing father. With his trademark humor and larger-than-life characters – including a police officer and his K-9 partner, Simon – Rosenfelt never fails to deliver as Andy and his eccentric crew dash to reunite a family in time for Christmas.
It turns out danny’s father doesn't want to be found, he’s on the run after just being arrested for a murder that took place fourteen years ago – a murder that Danny’s mother swears he didn’t commit. Lawyer andy carpenter and his wife, Laurie, have started a new Christmas tradition. This christmas, can't say no to helping young Danny and his dachshund, lawyer Andy Carpenter and his golden retriever, Tara, Murphy.
Dachshund Through the Snow: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 20 #ad - One poignant wish leads Andy to a child named Danny, whose selfless plea strikes a chord.
Deck the Hounds: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 18Minotaur Books #ad - Reluctant lawyer andy carpenter doesn’t usually stop to help others, but seeing a dog next to a homeless man inspires him to give the pair some money to help. Don not only claims he’s innocent, but that he had no idea that he was wanted for a crime he has no knowledge of in the first place. It’s not until andy accidentally gives away his guest’s name during an interview that things go awry; turns out Don is wanted for a murder that happened two years ago.
It’s just andy’s luck that things don’t end there. Andy’s wife laurie can’t resist helping the duo after learning Andy has met them before… it’s the Christmas season after all. In a matter of days don and his dog Zoey are living above Andy’s garage and become two new additions to the family.
Deck the Hounds: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 18 #ad - . But the dog is quarantined and the man, Don Carrigan, is heartbroken. It’s up to andy to exonerate his new friend, if he doesn’t get pulled into the quagmire first. David rosenfelt’s signature wit, charm, and cleverness are back again in this most exciting installment yet. The dog defends its new owner, and the erstwhile attacker is bitten but escapes.
Soon after andy’s encounter with them, man and dog are attacked in the middle of the night on the street. The perfect holiday gift for animal lovers.
Rescued: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 17Minotaur Books #ad - Even though he acknowledges having argued with the victim, he swears that he is not a killer, and though he would rather not, Andy has to admit he believes he's telling the truth. The accused just happens to be his wife Laurie’s ex-fiance; her tall, good looking, ex-Marine ex-fiance. In rescued, david rosenfelt again delights his readers with the charm and wit they’ve come to expect.
However, when a truck carrying over seventy dogs from the South to the rescue-friendly northeast turns up with a murdered driver, Andy can’t help but get involved. Of course andy is eager to help the dogs, many of whom come to the Tara Foundation while awaiting forever homes – it’s the man accused of murder who he has a problem defending.
Rescued: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 17 #ad - . For andy, even with dozens of successful cases behind him, this case that his wife insists he take may prove to be his most difficult. Even the most fervent fans of the sardonic Andy Carpenter and his team will be enthralled by this latest case, where the stakes have never been higher. Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter is reluctant to take on any more cases.
He’d much rather spend his time working for his dog rescue organization, the Tara Foundation, than find himself back in a courtroom.
Collared: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 15Minotaur Books #ad - Her baby and dog were kidnapped in broad daylight in Eastside Park, and they haven’t been seen since. Lawyer andy carpenter’s true passion is the Tara Foundation, the dog rescue organization he runs with his friend Willie Miller. A tip came in that id’d a former boyfriend of Hickman’s, Keith Wachtel, as the kidnapper.
He is the “DNA dog. Two and a half years ago, Jill Hickman was a single mother of an adopted baby. Goaded by his wife’s desire to help a friend and fellow mother and Andy’s desire to make sure the real kidnapper is in jail, Andy and his team enter the case. All kinds of dogs make their way to the foundation, and it isn’t that surprising to find a dog abandoned at the shelter one morning, though it was accompanied by a mysterious anonymous note.
Collared: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 15 #ad - But they are quite surprised when they scan the dog’s embedded chip, and discover that they know this dog. A search of his house showed no sign of the child but did uncover more incriminating evidence, and the clincher that generated Wachtel’s arrest was some dog hair, notable since Wachtel did not have a dog.
Dna tests showed conclusively that the hair belonged to Hickman’s dog. Wachtel was convicted of kidnapping, but the dog and baby were never found. Now, with the reappearance of the dog, the case is brought back to light, and the search for the child renewed.
The Twelve Dogs of Christmas: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 16Minotaur Books #ad - All the evidence seems to point to Pups as the killer, and suddenly Andy has a murder case on his hands. Defense lawyer andy Carpenter usually tries to avoid taking on new cases at all costs. Pups had loudly and publicly threatened Hennessey after he filed his complaint, and Pups was also the one to find his body.
Andy’s long-time friend martha “pups” boyer takes in stray puppies that the local dog rescue center can’t handle, raises them until they’re old enough to adopt, and then finds good homes for them. Not everyone admires the work Pups does as much as Andy does, however. He doesn’t believe pups could be guilty, but as he starts digging deeper into the truth behind Hennessey’s murder, Andy may find himself facing a killer more dangerous than he ever imagined.
The Twelve Dogs of Christmas: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 16 #ad - With his trademark wit, larger-than-life characters, and clever plotting, David Rosenfelt delivers another gripping mystery. But this time, he’s happy—eager, even—to take the case that’s just come his way. With christmas just around the corner, one of Pups’s neighbors has just reported Pups to the city for having more than the legal number of pets in her home under the local zoning laws.
Andy happily takes Pups’s case, and he feels confident in a positive outcome. Who could punish someone for rescuing puppies, after all, the neighbor who registered the complaint against Pups, especially at Christmastime? But things get a lot more complicated when Randy Hennessey, turns up dead.
Outfoxed: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 14Minotaur Books #ad - Brian and Boomer are clearly a terrific match. And as he starts to dig deeper into the murder and the events leading up to it, Andy realizes he might be putting them all in far more danger than anyone had realized. The next day, the man on whose testimony Brian was convicted is found murdered. Brian has been helping to train Boomer, an adorable fox terrier the Tara Foundation rescued from a neglectful owner.
. One of the prisoners andy has been working with is Brian Atkins, who has 18 months left on a 5-year term for fraud. Defense lawyer andy carpenter spends as much time as he can working on his true passion, the Tara Foundation, the dog rescue organization he runs. Brian is caught and arrested for the crime, though he forcefully protests his innocence.
Outfoxed: An Andy Carpenter Mystery An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 14 #ad - But one day, andy arrives at the prison to discover that Brian has used Boomer to make an ingenious escape, and man and dog are both in the wind. Lately, andy has been especially involved in a county prison program where inmates help train dogs the Tara Foundation has rescued to make them more adoptable, benefiting both the dogs and the prisoners.
In fact, andy hopes that Brian will adopt Boomer himself, once his sentence is up. Suddenly, andy finds himself with a new client in Brian and a new dog in Boomer.
Who Let the Dog Out?: An Andy Carpenter MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - A lawyer by day-and then only when he's forced to take on new cases-Andy Carpenter's true passion is the Tara Foundation, the dog rescue organization he runs with his friend Willie Miller. So it's frightening when willie calls him to say the alarm has gone off at the foundation building, and there's clearly been a break-in.
Could it be a coincidence? or could the dog theft somehow be connected to the killing?Andy takes Cheyenne safely back to the foundation building, and that should be the end of his involvement, but Andy's curiosity-and his desire to keep the dog from further harm-won't let him stop there. The murder might be just one small cog in a plot with far-reaching implications, and unless Andy can uncover the truth in time, thousands of lives could be in imminent danger.
Who Let the Dog Out?: An Andy Carpenter Mystery #ad - Once again david rosenfelt has written a fast-paced and clever mystery with his characteristic blend of humor, larger-than-life characters, and propulsive plotting. Andy and willie track the missing dog to a house in downtown Paterson, New Jersey and sure enough, they find the dog. Standing right next to a dead body.
The cops have just arrested a man named tommy Infante for the murder, but as Andy looks into the circumstances surrounding the break-in and the dog theft, he starts to wonder if Infante might actually be innocent. It turns out that a recently rescued dog, nicknamed Cheyenne since her arrival at the foundation, has been stolen.
Hounded: An Andy Carpenter MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - Upstairs are danny's now orphaned eight-year-old son and basset hound. But that's exactly where he arrives—at the house where Pete has just discovered the body of ex-convict Danny Diza. Pete himself has come under suspicion for Danny's murder, and he needs defense attorney Andy to represent him…and to find out what really happened in Danny's house that day.
David rosenfelt has done it again. Told with his characteristic humor and wit, Hounded is at once a heartfelt story about family and a page-turning legal thriller. He certainly isn't expecting to show up at a crime scene. And that, andy discovers, is why he and laurie were called to the scene—Pete wants them to take care of the boy and the dog so they won't get thrown into the "system.
Hounded: An Andy Carpenter Mystery #ad - This is already asking a lot, but soon Pete needs another big favor from Andy. Andy carpenter isn't sure what to think when he gets a mysterious phone call from a good friend, drive to an unfamiliar address, asking him to drop everything, and bring his girlfriend, policeman Pete Stanton, Laurie Collins.
Unleashed: An Andy Carpenter MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - Then they learn that barry's plane has crashed, and they come to the terrifying realization that Sam was also supposed to have been killed on that plane. Barry was in far more serious trouble than either of them knew, and for Sam and Andy, the trouble is only beginning. Unleashed, humor, is a thrilling read, David Rosenfelt's next Andy Carpenter mystery, full of Rosenfelt's trademark clever plotting, and engaging prose.
By the time sam makes it, Barry's already taken off on a private airplane headed who-knows-where. Assuming their help is no longer needed, Sam and Andy turn their full attention to helping the dog Sam found recover from his injuries. Barry needs sam's financial acumen and lawyer Andy Carpenter's legal expertise—and he needs them immediately.
Unleashed: An Andy Carpenter Mystery #ad - But when sam almost runs over an injured dog lying in the road on the way to Barry's house, he can't drive off without waiting for help to arrive. Andy carpenter's accountant, sam willis, a high school friend he hasn't spoken to in years, is stunned to receive a phone call out of the blue from Barry Price, pleading for help with something too frightening to discuss on the phone.
The K TeamMinotaur Books #ad - Now she helps out on Andy's cases while also raising Ricky, their son. From the author of the bestselling Andy Carpenter mysteries comes a spectacular new series with a K-9 main character. But she's been chafing to jump back into investigating on her own, and when her former partner and his German shepherd K-9 partner come to her with a proposal, she's in.
In david rosenfelt's newest series - a spinoff of the much beloved Andy Carpenter mysteries - Andy's wife forms an investigative team with a former detective and his German shepherd partner. Andy carpenter's wife, Laurie, was a cop, a good one.