Diane Capri Books

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Diane Capri is a top selling author born in the farming town north of Detroit in Alabama with a keen interest in crime fiction particularly mystery and suspense. She graduated from Wayne Law School and spent most of her early life as a successful lawyer representing clients from around the world. She was ranked in the top 1 percent of lawyers nationwide. At school, she was an editor of the Wayne Law Review. When not practicing law, Diane spent her time traveling on airplanes and in the hotel room where she would the free time to good use by learning the art of fiction. In 1995, one of her biggest clients filed for bankruptcy protection, which left her with more time to do what she loved rather than what paid the bills.

Order of Hunt For Justice Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Carly’s Conspiracy / Due Justice 2011 Description / Buy
2 George's Game / Twisted Justice 2011 Description / Buy
3 Harper's Hell / Secret Justice 2011 Description / Buy
4 Kate's Killing / Wasted Justice 2011 Description / Buy
5 Annabelle's Attack / Raw Justice 2011 Description / Buy
6 Darla's Deceit / Mistaken Justice 2013 Description / Buy
7 Cold Justice 2015 Description / Buy
8 False Justice (Short Story) 2017 Description / Buy
9 Fair Justice (Short Story) 2017 Description / Buy
10 True Justice (Short Story) 2017 Description / Buy
11 Night Justice 2019 Description / Buy

Order of Hunt For Reacher Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Don't Know Jack 2012 Description / Buy
2 Jack in a Box 2012 Description / Buy
3 Jack and Kill 2012 Description / Buy
4 Get Back Jack 2013 Description / Buy
5 Jack in the Green 2014 Description / Buy
6 Hit the Road Jack 2014 Description / Buy
7 Jack and Joe 2015 Description / Buy
8 Deep Cover Jack 2016 Description / Buy
9 Jack the Reaper 2017 Description / Buy
10 Black Jack 2018 Description / Buy
11 Ten Two Jack 2018 Description / Buy
12 Jack of Spades 2019 Description / Buy
13 Prepper Jack 2020 Description / Buy
14 Full Metal Jack 2020 Description / Buy
15 Jack Frost 2021 Description / Buy
16 Jack of Hearts 2021 Description / Buy
17 Straight Jack 2021 Description / Buy
18 Jack Knife 2022 Description / Buy
19 Lone Star Jack 2022 Description / Buy
20 Bulletproof Jack 2023 Description / Buy

Order of Hunt For Reacher Collections

# Read Title Published Details
1 Hit the Road Jack 2014 Description / Buy

Order of Jess Kimball Thriller Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Fatal Enemy 2012 Description / Buy
2 Fatal Distraction 2012 Description / Buy
3 Fatal Demand 2015 Description / Buy
4 Fatal Error 2015 Description / Buy
5 Fatal Fall 2016 Description / Buy
6 Fatal Edge (Short Story) 2017 Description / Buy
7 Fatal Game 2017 Description / Buy
8 Fatal Bond 2017 Description / Buy
9 Fatal Past (Short Story) 2017 Description / Buy
10 Fatal Dawn 2018 Description / Buy
11 Fatal Heat 2021 Description / Buy

Order of Jennifer Lane Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Annabelle's Attack/Raw Justice 2013 Description / Buy
2 Darla's Deceit / Mistaken Justice 2013 Description / Buy

Order of Judge Wilhelmina Carson Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Carly’s Conspiracy/Due Justice 2011 Description / Buy
2 George's Game/Twisted Justice 2013 Description / Buy
3 Harper's Hell/Secret Justice 2013 Description / Buy
4 Kate's Killing/Wasted Justice 2015 Description / Buy

Order of Jordan Fox Mystery Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 False Truth 1 2014 Description / Buy
2 False Truth 2 2015 Description / Buy
3 False Truth 3 2015 Description / Buy
4 False Truth 4 2015 Description / Buy
5 False Truth 5 2015 Description / Buy
6 False Truth 6 2015 Description / Buy
7 False Truth 7 2015 Description / Buy
8 False Truth 8 2015 Description / Buy
9 False Truth 9 2015 Description / Buy
10 False Truth 10 2015 Description / Buy
11 False Truth 11 2015 Description / Buy

Order of Heir Hunter Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Blood Trails 2016 Description / Buy
2 Trace Evidence 2017 Description / Buy

Order of The Park Hotel Mysteries Series

# Read Title Published Details
1 Reservation with Death 2019 Description / Buy
2 Early Check Out 2019 Description / Buy
3 Room with a Clue 2019 Description / Buy
4 Late Arrival 2019 Description / Buy

Diane Capri Anthologies

# Read Title Published Details
1 The Thrill List 2016 Description / Buy
2 Writers Crushing COVID-19 2020 Description / Buy
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Diane began her writing career by completing her first novel the Due Justice in a suspenseful thrilling style that she borrowed from the novels she enjoys reading. The setting of the story is from her sunshine state of Florida and revolves around a witty and stubborn Judge Willa Carson, who would do anything to achieve the true justice. The story is fast-paced and thrilling with a sense of humor. Diane Capri later introduced other characters that include Jennifer Lane and Jess Kimball. Both Jenny and Jess are strong women characters who would stop at nothing in seeking the truth and upholding justice. Jess is an investigative journalist while Jenny is a young lawyer. All three women are featured in the Hunt for Justice Series that comprises 10 books. Unfortunately, her success with Hunt for Justice was short-lived as she ran into problems with her publisher with bankruptcy ensuing. Legal complications took away her career and books and she had to start again.

Diane Capri Awards

Diane Capri has won several accolades in her writing career. One of the Diane career highlights is winning the 2016 IPPY award that is presented to the year’s best titles in independent publishing. Her story Jack and Joe won the silver medal in the best mystery/ thriller category. The story Jack and Joe also got the 2016 nomination for the Thriller Award by the International Thriller Writers Organization. It is also worth pointing that Diane Capri is an active member of Romance Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Mystery Writers of America and a board member of International Thriller Writers with her best-selling friend and author Lee Child.

Diane Capri Books Into Movies

In 2009 at a cocktail party in New York, Diane Capri and Lee Child got into a discussion about where the Jack Reacher a popular character created by Lee Child could be. The lack of an answer to where Reacher was inspired Diane to write a series of novels answering the inquiry with the blessing of Lee. In her first novel Don’t Know Jack, Diane introduced FBI special agents Carlos Gasper and Kim Otto. Jack Reacher was made into a film in 2011 with Tom Cruise being the main actor. The movie was a huge success. Today, all Jack Reacher books are optioned for filming with the 2nd movie released in 2016. Although the Reacher books are all by Lee Child, we felt it was worth nothing.

Best Diane Capri Books

Secret Justice: In this third release in the well-known Hunt for Justice Series, Diane Capri re-introduces the free-spirited Judge Wilhelmina Carson. In the story, the Judge Willa’s secretary struggles with murder cases that introduce her to the world of bank fraud, corruption and art theft while judge’s dad also suffers his own problems. Before Willa fully recovers from the shock of meeting her father’s new wife, her secretary becomes strangely involved with a wicked jeweler. When the secretary’s husband and the jeweler end up dead, the secretary becomes the number one suspect. In her quest to seek justice, the judge embarks on a journey through the month-long pirate party with turns and twists that keep at the edge until the end.

Fatal Distraction: In this second story in the Jess Kimball Thrillers Series, both Jack Reacher and Jess Kimball end up delivering justice when the legal system fails. Jess ends up drawing lines she would not usually cross while seeking justice while Reacher does everything it takes to find justice after finding himself in the trouble.

Jack and Joe: In this award-winning sixth story in the Hunt for Jack Reacher Series, Diane re-introduces the FBI special agents Carlos Gaspar and Kim Otto in a thrilling and captivating story full of tension as the agents stop at nothing to the secrets left behind by Reacher.

When Does The Next Diane Capri book come out?

The next book by Diane Capri is Bulletproof Jack and will be released on April, 18th 2023. It is the newest book in the Hunt For Reacher Series.


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