Written By: Sue Grafton

Narrated By: Judy Kaye

Date: June 2001

Duration: 5 hours 0 minutes


Dr. Dowan Purcell had been missing for nine weeks when Kinsey got a call asking her to take on the case. A specialist in geriatric medicine, Purcell was a prominent member of the Santa Theresa medical community, and the police had done a thorough job. Purcell had no known enemies and seemed content with his life. At the time of his disappearance, he was running a nursing care facility where both the staff and the patients loved him. He adored his second wife, Crystal, and doted on their two-year-old son.

It wasn’t Crystal who called Kinsey. It was Purcell’s ex-wife, Fiona. Everything about their meeting made Kinsey uneasy. Fiona’s manner was high-handed and her expectations unrealistic. Kinsey’s instincts told her to refuse the job, yet she ended up saying, “I’ll do what I can, but I make no promises.”

It was a decision she’d live to regret.

Pursuing the mysterious disappearance of Purcell, Kinsey crashes into a wall of speculation. It seems everyone has a theory. The cops think he went on a bender and is too ashamed to come home. Fiona is sure he ran off to get away from Crystal, and Crystal is just as sure he’s dead. The staff at the nursing home is convinced he’ s been kidnapped, and one of his daughters, having consulted a psychic, is certain that he’s trapped in a dark place, though she doesn’t know where. Kinsey is awash in explanations and sorely lacking in facts. Then pure chance leads her in another direction, and she soon finds herself in a dangerous shadow land, where duplicity and double-dealing are the reality and, with the truth glinting elusively out of reach, she must stake her life on a thin thread of intuition.

P Is for Peril: Kinsey Millhone’s latest venture into the darker side of the human soul.


  • Sherry S.

    I always enjoy her novels and this is no different. Judy Kaye makes it all come together!

  • Amy F.

    I love Sue Grafton. Love Judy Kaye. This just wasn’t one of my favorite books. But I would recommend it

  • Anonymous

    If you like Sue Grafton, you will like this one also. Easy listen.

  • Disappointed

    The story never really takes off and the ending is terrible. Really disappointing.

  • Nanette

    I am a big fan of Sue Grafton and her alphabet series. P is for Peril had 2 good mysteries for Kinsey to solve. Looking forward to Q!

P Is For Peril

by Sue Grafton

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

P Is For Peril, Sue Grafton
P Is For Peril, Sue Grafton
This title is due for release on June 5, 2001.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
P Is For Peril, Sue Grafton
This title is due for release on June 5, 2001
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
P Is For Peril, Sue Grafton
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
P Is For Peril, Sue Grafton

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.