Rick Murcer Author of Caribbean Moon...


Buy Caribbean Moon Welcome to the Rick Murcer website! If you're here, you probably already know what I do, and how I do it. I'm a Mystery/Thriller/Crime writer, and author of the best-selling Manny Williams series: Caribbean Moon, Deceitful Moon, Emerald Moon, Caribbean Rain, and Carolina Rain!

If you like this kind of book, you've come to the right place. Our goal is to help you escape the real world for a few hours, and I hope these books will accomplish that for you.

At any rate, thank you for visiting, and feel free to poke around. If you have any questions, contact me, and I'll do my best to answer them. I try to respond to all e-mails personally. So, talk to me!

- Rick Murcer


News & Updates

August 7, 2013

Drop Dead Perfect

Rick Murcer has released a new novel, independent of the Manny Williams series. This thriller features a new lead -- Ellen Harper, a forensic tech, living and working in Chicago.

As Ellen struggles with her recent divorce, and overcoming her own personal demons, she stumbles upon an ugly case. There's a killer kidnapping and murdering young women in Chicago, and though her boss, Captain Harv Patterson, warns her against getting involved, Ellen quickly finds that it's up to her to solve this mystery -- and if she doesn't, it could cost her everything.

Check out this great read, available now for Kindle and Nook!

Click here to purchase Drop Dead Perfect for Kindle!

Buy Carolina Rain

November 10, 2012

We are excited to announce that the fifth Manny Williams thriller, Carolina Rain, has officially been released! Buy Carolina Rain on Amazon.com.

Manny Williams is dead. Sophie Lee can hardly get her mind around it; none of them can. Then Manny's attacker shows up at his funeral, and all hell breaks loose... Don't miss this exciting new installment to the Manny Williams series!

The Killing Sands

June 12, 2012

A new anthology, The Killing Sands has been released for Kindle on Amazon.com. The Killing Sands is a collection of vacation-themed short stories from seven different independant murder/mystery authors, featuring "The Lighthouse" by Rick Murcer. If you're a fan of murder/mystery stories set in exotic locations, The Killing Sands is a must-read!

Click here to purchase The Killing Sands for Kindle!