Books by William P. Wood

The Bone Garden

The Bone GardenThe Chilling True Story of a Female Serial Killer

William P. Wood

THE TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY EDITION She looked like everyone’s grandmother: white-haired, plump, bespectacled, and kindly. Only Dorothea Montalvo Puente’s eyes, black and hard behind her...

Broken Trust

Broken Trust

William P. Wood

Superior Court Judge Timothy Nash thought the brutal murder trial in his court would be like many he’d presided over before. He didn’t know it might lead to his own murder. Nash has been...

Rampage

Rampage

William P. Wood

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Gangland

Gangland

William P. Wood

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Sudden Impact

Sudden Impact

William P. Wood

Bestselling author William Wood spins this dark, riveting tale of a beloved Sacramento cop killed in a bizarre accident, and the hunt to track down his killer—a fast-paced thriller of murder,...

Pressure Point

Pressure Point

William P. Wood

It started as a tragic but simple murder, an old woman killed in the street for her handbag. But as police detectives Terry Nye and Rose Tafoya investigate, they find very little that makes sense, and...

The Bribe

The Bribe

William P. Wood

He was a war hero and a member of Congress. Now he’s dead—shot down the day after he made a scathing speech blasting corruption in Washington. For Sacramento police detectives Terry Nye...

Stay of Execution

Stay of Execution

William P. Wood

Small-time operator Bobby Carnes took a shot at a big score, setting up a major drug sale with some high rollers in Marina del Ray. He went in with a few bags of crank-methamphetamine and a .44 and...

Quicksand

Quicksand

William P. Wood

As head of California’s task force on narcotics and organized crime, Brock Andrews has earned his reputation as a tough, no-nonsense law enforcement agent. With his hardball tactics and skillful...