Penn Cage Series
Penn Cage books in order
Penn Cage is a former prosecutor and Mayor of Natchez, Mississippi. The Penn Cage series “involves all the quintessentially Southern themes—family, racial violence, ‘miscegenation,’ honor, hypocrisy, and the quest for justice in an unfair society…”--A chronological order is not necessary, but certain books are linked by common characters or themes,…
6 books in series
A recently widowed man returns to his hometown seeking peace, but finds himself embroiled in a highly charged murder case that could destroy the town's most powerful figures. Join him and a young newspaper publisher on a deadly quest to uncover the darkest chapters of American history, fighting against the FBI and a band of brothers fiercely guarding the tainted legacy of J. Edgar Hoover. But his most dangerous journey is into the mystery of his own past and a woman he lost twenty years ago who still has the power to save or destroy him.
A prosecutor staying in his hometown for a fresh start suddenly finds his best friend in the middle of a murder investigation. As he investigates, he uncovers a web of secrets and scandals that threaten to drag him down with it. Will he be able to clear his friend's name before it's too late?
This electrifying thriller reveals the corruption of a Mississippi town and a world of depravity, sex, and violence. Penn Cage, the mayor of Natchez, Mississippi, faces his most dangerous threat yet: a sophisticated killer who knows his every move. With his family's lives at stake, Penn teams up with old friends and allies to take down the enemy, including a retired Texas Ranger and his father, a legendary family physician. This jaw-dropping novel is filled with twists and turns that will leave readers on the edge of their seats.
Amidst the conspiracy of greed and murder involving the vicious Double Eagles, an offshoot of the KKK, Penn Cage investigates the charges against his father in a sexually-charged plot that uncovers Natchez's oldest secrets. As he races against time, Penn must make a decision between his duty to his father and his commitment to uncovering the truth.
"The Bone Tree" delves into the dark and bloody history of Mississippi, where Penn Cage and Caitlin Masters fight for justice against the KKK and corrupt cops. With danger lurking around every corner, Penn must either make a deal with the devil or bring down the puppeteer behind the terrorist group. While Penn fights to save his father, Caitlin uncovers the truth behind decades-old civil rights murders. "The Bone Tree" takes readers on a thrilling journey to reveal the darkest truths of American history.
This epic trilogy set in Mississippi reaches its thrilling conclusion with Mississippi Blood. Penn Cage is shattered by the death of the woman he loves, his father's murder trial, and a half-brother seeking revenge. Uncovering dangerous secrets from the past, Penn and Serenity Butler risk everything to uncover the truth and exonerate Dr. Cage. Greg Iles masterfully blends history and imagination to create a gripping story of love, honor, revenge, and the brutal history of the American South.