“Twenty-first noir with guts and heart and a wicked sense of humor.”
Jonathan Maberry – New York Times Bestseller
“Dane’s smooth style, believable characters and intense pacing
will remind readers of Lisa Jackson, Lisa Gardner and Tami Hoag.”
“With surprising grit and hard-boiled heft,
Jordan Dane is as cozy as a set of brass knuckles.”
Kevin Burton Smith – The Thrilling Detective Founder & Editor
“White knuckle suspense. Very original.”
Mystery Scene Magazine
Jaw Dropping Digital Sales 2012
BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR 2008 in Mass Market
Welcome to the website of Jordan Dane, national bestselling and critically acclaimed thriller author.
While you’re here, read more on her novels and upcoming releases. On the Extras page you will find the Story Behind the Story for her debut novel No One Heard Her Scream, the inspirational images used to create scene settings along with the excerpts, and book trailers. For fellow writers or readers wanting the inside scoop on the craft of writing, please visit the For Writers page for her articles.
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The National Readers Choice Awards (NRCA) has named MR JANUARY as a finalist. Winners will be announced in July at the Romance Writers of America’s annual conference in Denver, CO.
The 2017 International Digital Awards Contest named TWO Jordan Dane novellas as first and second place in the Suspense Short category. Both new series for Dane come up big in this contest – Ryker Townsend FBI Profiler & Mercer’s War series.
The IDA is hosted by the prestigious Oklahoma Romance Writers of America and is open to international books and novellas. More on the contest HERE.
IDA Suspense Short Winner 2017
First Place – Redemption for Avery
Second Place – Mr. January
Fiona’s Salvation Novella
Ryker Townsend FBI Profiler series Book #5
After Fiona Storm nearly lost her life in a Mexican jungle at the hands of human traffickers, she discovers the ordeal left her with a damaged psyche. Not even her loving Navy SEAL husband, Hunter ‘Cookie’ Knox, can get her to open up, but her fragile life is about to shatter when FBI agent Ryker Townsend hunts a faceless cartel boss known only as El Chacal.
Valentine – Steel Heart Novella
Novella #1 of 2
Love made him vulnerable…once.
After a tragic killing on an Amtrak train, the Phoenix Agency use a mysterious covert operative, Braxton Valentine, as bait to lure a deadly cartel boss from hiding, but grief-stricken Valentine becomes their worst nightmare—a rogue operator with a death wish.
Valentine & the Lotus Circle Novella
Novella #2 of 2
Love made him vulnerable…once.
Driven by guilt and revenge over a tragic death, Braxton Valentine is coerced into being the latest recruit to the Phoenix Agency as a covert operator and a powerful psychic, but he is not a team player. To confront his rogue ways, the Agency hires a mysterious woman psychic from the ancient and mythical Lotus Circle–and she takes no prisoners.
The Last Victim
Novel (Book 1)
When he sleeps, the hunt begins
The Last Victim is book #1 in Jordan Dane’s Ryker Townsend FBI Profiler series. Supervisory Special Agent Ryker Townsend is a rising star in Quantico’s Behavioral Analysis Unit, but his dark secret could cost him his career. When he sleeps, he has visions of his next case. He sees through the eyes of the dead, the last images imprinted on their retinas. His nightmares are riddled with clues he must decipher to hunt humanity’s Great White Shark—the serial killer.
Mr. January Novella
Mercer’s War Series Book #1
Mercer Broderick is a brave man of uncommon humanity for our uncertain times. He’s formed a unique band of heroes who live in the beautiful mountains of Wyoming in a fortress named Zion (Heaven) where they train, strategize in a high-tech underground command center, and launch their operations.
Mercer has a support network of wealthy benefactors across the world—the Alliance—high powered people who secretly yearn for swift vigilante justice that isn’t limited by jurisdictions or international borders. Since the internet has influenced the actions of a new kind of predator, anonymous criminals can operate anywhere with the world as their hunting ground. Mercer and the Alliance hunt these predators where they live. Aiding Mercer is his unique four-legged partner, Karl (Porn Dog), a black Tibetan Mastiff.
Jordan Dane’s Novellas
Novellas are shorter crossover stories, merging two worlds. Like eating popcorn, you can’t have just one!
Novellas Jordan has written in conjunction with other authors’ worlds:
Praise for Jordan Dane
“Dane brings surprising grit and hard-boiled heft to her books. She’s as cozy as a set of brass knuckles.”
—Kevin Burton Smith, The Thrilling Detective Website Founder & Editor
New York, N.Y., (November 3, 2008) – This week Publishers Weekly announced the Best Books of 2008, naming Jordan Dane’s NO ONE HEARD HER SCREAM (Avon, Apr 2008) as best in the Mass-Market category. Publishers Weekly stated, “Dane crafts this debut murder mystery with tight plotting and smooth prose, and adds a few sparks to create a story that appeals to mainstream thriller readers as well as romantic suspense fans.”
—Publishers Weekly, Nov 3, 2008 – Best Books of 2008
“”Hot romance and cold suspense. Intense and satisfying.”
—Allison Brennan, New York Times Bestselling Author