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The Darcy Walker High School Mystery Series

Authored by A.J. Lape

Grade A Stupid

A murderer thinks it was the perfect kill. A teenage sleuth vows to have the last word.

$1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series - Book 1

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Darcy Walker is a 15-year-old girl without purpose--pretty but disheveled, clever but directionless, and a practical joker who's allergic to schoolwork. In Darcy’s world, the best parts of her day are lunch, staring at bad boys, and when the final bell rings. But everything changes when she discovers a dead body near Valley High. It jumpstarts her inner-sleuth, and she vows to catch the murderer. Trouble is, will she live to see sixteen?

No Brainer

Summer break: The mob. A missing boy. And a web of lies.

$3.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series - Book 2

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Two weeks before junior year, Darcy hops a plane to Orlando for some R&R. Fresh off the heels of solving three murders, she's ready to sit back and enjoy the vacation capital of the world. Maybe if you're a noun. Darcy Walker, however, is nothing but verb. Before her feet hit soil, she's meddling in another mystery, trying to find a kidnapped boy.

100 Proof Stud

Fighting crime. Dodging bullets. With a little bit of love on the side.

$3.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series - Book 3

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Murder isn't Darcy's only problem. All of a sudden it's raining men, and this teenage heroine's personal life turns her inside out. Before she can sort out her feelings, she chases a spray-painting vandal and stumbles upon a case of identity theft. Darcy jumps into the fray to prove she can hang with the big boys... and snag the reward money.

DEFCON Darcy

One evening at a nightclub leads Darcy to the most dangerous caper of her life.

$3.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series - Book 4

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Fisher Stanton has a cheating girlfriend. When he hires Darcy to chase her to a local club, in true Darcy fashion she stumbles upon a dead body. Thing is, this body has secrets...secrets that point to Darcy's past. DEFCON Darcy gives Darcy's demons a name. What she thinks she knows as truth, isn't. What she wishes wasn't true...is.

Foolproof

One hormonal, teenage guy + speed dating x Darcy Walker = murder.

$3.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series - Book 5

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

When Jon Bradshaw convinces Darcy to be his wingman at a speed-dating event, one debacle leads to another, and before you know it, they're the proud new owners of a dead body. Thing is, the body has a tie to Darcy, one that makes her look guilty of capital murder.

Color Therapy With Darcy Walker

$6.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: The Darcy Walker Series

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Need to release some stress or just kick back and relax? Color Therapy with Darcy Walker includes forty pages to color and keep you hidden in your fort for hours!

The Darcy Walker Side Hustle Mystery Series

Authored by A.J. Lape

Side Hustle: Season One, Episode 1

Some days pizza delivery is about the tip. Others, it's about the murder.

Book or eBook: $0.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 1

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Darcy Walker excels at lies, deception, and outthinking the bad guys. She has the résumé to prove it. While waiting to attend the police academy, she takes her talents into pizza delivery. Little does she know, life as a delivery driver isn't all pizza and wings.

Side Hustle: Season One, Episode 2

Some days pizza delivery is about the tip. Others, it's about the murder.

Book or eBook: $1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 2

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Darcy Walker excels at lies, deception, and outthinking the bad guys. She has the résumé to prove it. While waiting to attend the police academy, she takes her talents into pizza delivery. Little does she know, life as a delivery driver isn't all pizza and wings.

Side Hustle: Season One, Episode 3

Some days pizza delivery is about the tip. Others, it's about the murder.

Book or eBook: $1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 3

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Darcy Walker excels at lies, deception, and outthinking the bad guys. She has the résumé to prove it. While waiting to attend the police academy, she takes her talents into pizza delivery. Little does she know, life as a delivery driver isn't all pizza and wings.

Side Hustle: Season One, Ep. 1 - 3

Some days pizza delivery is about the tip. Others, it's about the murder.

Book or eBook: $15.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episodes 1 - 3

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

Join Darcy Walker in season one of SIDE HUSTLE, a three-part serial where she leaves the Cincinnati, OH area for the bright lights and bustling action of Los Angeles, CA. Crimes are darker, people are more colorful, but one thing remains the same - Darcy Walker solves crime one way: living life like a verb.

Side Hustle: Season Two, Episode 1

In season two, one thing still rings true - living life like a verb comes with a price.

Book or eBook: $1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 1

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

In season two of SIDE HUSTLE, a three-part serial, Darcy Walker is back delivering pizzas, fighting Los Angeles crime, and attending the police academy. People and experiences may be more glittery than what this midwestern sleuth is accustomed to, but one thing still rings true—living life like a verb comes with a price.

Side Hustle: Season Two, Episode 2

In season two, one thing still rings true - living life like a verb comes with a price.

Book or eBook: $1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 2

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

In season two of SIDE HUSTLE, a three-part serial, Darcy Walker is back delivering pizzas, fighting Los Angeles crime, and attending the police academy. People and experiences may be more glittery than what this midwestern sleuth is accustomed to, but one thing still rings true—living life like a verb comes with a price.

Side Hustle: Season Two, Episode 3

In season two, one thing still rings true - living life like a verb comes with a price.

Book or eBook: $1.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episode 3

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

In season two of SIDE HUSTLE, a three-part serial, Darcy Walker is back delivering pizzas, fighting Los Angeles crime, and attending the police academy. People and experiences may be more glittery than what this midwestern sleuth is accustomed to, but one thing still rings true—living life like a verb comes with a price.

Side Hustle: Season Two, Ep. 1 - 3

In season two, one thing still rings true - living life like a verb comes with a price.

Book or eBook: $15.99

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Darcy Walker, Side Hustle - Episodes 1 - 3

Genres: Humor, Mystery, Thriller, Young Adult

In season two of SIDE HUSTLE, a three-party serial, Darcy Walker is back delivering pizzas, fighting Los Angeles crime, and attending the police academy. People and experiences may be more glittery than what this midwestern sleuth is accustomed to, but one thing still rings true - living life like a verb comes with a price.

Darcy Walker Investigations

Authored by A.J. Lape

Future Books

  • Ride or Die (November 2020)
  • Medusa Effect (TBA)
  • 5 Pounds of Pressure (TBA)

15 Saddles Motorcycle Club Series

Authored by A.J. Lape

15 Saddles Motorcycle Club

Motorcycle clubs followed their own written rules and were only accountable to those in the community. And the number one rule? Loyalty.

Book or eBook: TBA

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: 15 Saddles Motorcycle Club Series

Genres: Mystery, Thriller, Crime Action Thriller, Suspense Action Thriller, Organized Crime, Organized Crime Thriller

Claire Crane is at a crossroads. Skipped over for a promotion at work, she doesn't know whether to plow ahead or take it as a sign from the universe to make a change. And that change doesn't just include escaping a dead-end job or mother who doesn't have time for her, but the pull of Tate Sutton who will never see her as anything other than the boss's daughter.


Tate Sutton's life in 15 Saddles Motorcycle Club is full of secrets and betrayals hard to wrap your head around. He wants out, but getting out will have to be on the down-low because the wrath of his boss, Geneva Crane, can mean death. With a getaway plan in place, a problem with her daughter, Claire - the woman he's cared for and watched over since she was a teenager - draws him back into a world of danger he's been trying to escape.


Thing is, Claire and Tate have a secret that's bigger than their current problems.


When Claire and Tate's worlds collide, will old sparks rekindle or will secrets and death drive them apart once again?


Detective Ruby Rivera Vice Series

Authored by A.J. Lape

Detective Ruby Rivera Vice Series

She's got two things going for her - great legs and she's a great liar.

Book or eBook: October 2020

Author:  A.J. Lape

Series: Ruby Rivera

Genres: Women Sleuths, Detective Fiction, Police Procedural, Thriller, Crime Action Thriller, Suspense Action Thriller, Organized Crime, Organized Crime Thriller

Ruby Rivera has come a long way from running guns for a motorcycle club in Las Vegas. She's now a vice detective in the LAPD, spearheading an op to dismantle a sex trafficking ring led by Chauncy Ford. With her cover as Crush, Rivera's mission is to capture Ford's attention and snag a job as a prostitute in his organization. Beside a stubborn will to never fail, she's go two things going for her - great legs and she's a great liar.


Alejandro Gutierrez is haunted by demons - one tattooed on his back and the memory of the young woman he couldn't save. As a leader to an organized crime syndicate, he's supposed to be all-machine. But he can't convince his heart to stop feeling. When a chance encounter with vice operative, Ruby Rivera, draws him into the middle of a sting, he finds himself attracted and offering his expertise. 


Problem is, their day-jobs put them on opposing sides of the law.


When stakes are high and bullets start flying, will they work together as a team? Or will that opposites-attract thing blow up in their faces?

What The Readers Say

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Chris

Reader

I love love love your Darcy Walker series!!! I’ve read them all the way thru twice and can’t wait for book 6. Please tell me there’s another book coming?

Jennifer

Reader

Are there going to be anymore audio books? I love listening to the books when I’m at work and I’ve already listened to one and two multiple times.

Olivia

Reader

I can’t wait until the next book in the Darcy Walker Series comes out. How many books do you think there are going to be in total in the series?

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