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Top 25 PI fiction (I've read; 5.00 to 3.90 stars)

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Family Planning: A Lunghi Family Mystery (Lunghi Family Mysteries)
Family Planning: A Lunghi Family Mystery (Lunghi Family Mysteries)
"2nd in the Lunghi Family series.  Detective family (3 generations) investigates mysteries in Bath England.  (5.00 out of 5.00)"
Too Many Cooks (Nero Wolfe)
Too Many Cooks (Nero Wolfe)
"5th in the Nero Wolfe series.  Wolfe actually leaves NYC for WVA to attend, as guest of honor, a culinary event lead by great chefs.  (4.65)"
Family Business: A Novel of Detection
Family Business: A Novel of Detection
"1st in the Lunghi Family series.  A bottle of misplaced dish cleaner begins this tale in the Lunghi detective family series. Bath England.  (4.60 out of 5.00)"
Nothing Lasts Forever
Nothing Lasts Forever
"2nd in a series.  This 1979 book became the basis for the movie Die Hard. The first book was called "The Detective" and released in 1966. (4.50)"
Valediction (Spenser)
Valediction (Spenser)
"11th Spenser book.  Spenser is hired to track down a woman that is said to have been kidnapped by a religious organization. (4.38)"
Some Buried Caesar (Nero Wolfe)
Some Buried Caesar (Nero Wolfe)
"7th Nero Wolfe.  Wolfe travels to upstate New York and enounters a family feud over a prize bull.  (4.35)"
The Killing Man (Signet Shakespeare)
The Killing Man (Signet Shakespeare)
"Mike Hammer novel.  Hammer finds a dead body in his office chair and investigates.  (4.30)"
Early Autumn (Spenser)
Early Autumn (Spenser)
"7th Spenser book.  Spenser is hired by a mother to find her son, kidnapped by the son's father.  Spenser takes Paul, the son, under his wing, as neither parent really wants him. (4.28)"
A Savage Place
A Savage Place
"8th Spenser book. Spenser is hired to protect a television reporter in Hollywood, Candy Sloan. (4.28)"
A Drink Before the War (Patrick Kenzie/Angela Gennaro Novels)
A Drink Before the War (Patrick Kenzie/Angela Gennaro Novels)
"1st in the Kenzie & Gennaro series. The PI's are hired to find a cleaning woman that stole some documents.  (4.24)"
Looking for Rachel Wallace (Spenser)
Looking for Rachel Wallace (Spenser)
"6th Spenser book.  Spenser is hired to protect feminist Rachel Wallace. (4.22)"
God Save the Child (Spenser)
God Save the Child (Spenser)
"2nd Spenser book.  A kid is kidnapped and Spenser is hired. (4.20)"
Blood Sacrifice
Blood Sacrifice
"1st Louis Balam book.  Balam, a Yucatec Maya, is hired to investigate a string of murders in Cancun's hotel zone.  (4.20)"
Ceremony (Spenser)
Ceremony (Spenser)
"9th Spenser book.  Spenser searches for the missing grown up April Kyle. (4.13)"
Tropical Heat (A Rinehart suspense novel)
Tropical Heat (A Rinehart suspense novel)
"1st Fred Carver book.  Carver is hired to investigate a suicide. (4.05)"
The Thin Man
The Thin Man
"Nick and Nora Charles investigate the death of "The Thin Man" (the Thin Man became a movie series). (4.00)"
The Monkey's Raincoat  (Elvis Cole)
The Monkey's Raincoat (Elvis Cole)
"1st in The Elvis Cole Series. Anthony and Macavity Award winner.  Cole is hired to find a missing husband (4.00)"
Lullaby Town : An Elvis Cole Novel
Lullaby Town : An Elvis Cole Novel
"3rd in The Elvis Cole Series. A rich, successful filmmaker hires Cole to search for his former wife.  (4.00)"
Free Fall (Elvis Cole)
Free Fall (Elvis Cole)
"4th in the Elvis Cole Series.  Cole is hired by a cop's girlfriend to find evidence of corruption. The cop states that he is clean, just a cheater. (4.00)"
Voodoo River (Elvis Cole Novels)
Voodoo River (Elvis Cole Novels)
"5th in the Elvis Cole Series.  Cole's investigations lead him to Louisiana to find an actress' parents (4.00)"
Play It Again
Play It Again
"1st in the R.J. Brook series.  Brook investigates the murder of his mother and a man found shot in a hotel.  (4.00)"
The Dain Curse
The Dain Curse
"The Continental Op investigates the Leggett diamond heist."
The Widening Gyre (Spenser)
The Widening Gyre (Spenser)
"10th Spenser Book.  Spenser is hired to stop the blackmail of a candidate's wife.  (3.95)"
Promised Land (A Spenser Novel)
Promised Land (A Spenser Novel)
"4th Spenser book. The first appearance of Hawk. Spenser is hired to try to help a client whose wife is missing, and who, the client, is in trouble with the mob (3.90)"
The Judas Goat (Spenser)
The Judas Goat (Spenser)
"5th Spenser book.  Spenser tracks a bomber to London.  (3.90)"