Alex Kava is the New York Times-bestselling author of thirteen novels, including Breaking Creed as well as the internationally bestselling mystery series featuring FBI profiler Maggie O'Dell. Her novels have been published in more than twenty countries around the world. She is a member of International Thriller Writers and divides her time between Omaha, Nebraska, and Pensacola, Florida.
Acclaim for SILENT CREED "Thrill lovers, prepare to be taken on a ride! . . . With twists, turns, and suspense galore, Breaking Creed and Silent Creed are near impossible to put down. Guaranteed to keep you up all night!"--Modern Dog "Exciting . . . . Creed is a multifaceted character whose hidden depths are only barely revealed in this intense thriller, which builds to an explosive conclusion."--Publishers Weekly "Producing an engrossing, suspense-filled, completely original mystery entwining dozens of trustworthy and dishonest characters in three separate locations could be messy, but Alex Kava's dexterity as an accomplished thriller writer shines upon the pages of her latest novel... After finishing Kava's latest addictive installment, you'll immediately want to dive into another adventure starring O'Dell, Creed and the dogs."--Lincoln Journal Star "If the reader loves mystery and danger with a cast of characters that range from the brave to the beautiful, this is the summer book of all summer books. This may be only the second tale of Ryder Creed, but it is a guarantee readers will be screaming for more. The plotline is all about intrigue and action, and the connection between Ryder and Bolo is one that all true animal lovers will understand. 5 Stars!"--Suspense Magazine "Combines a riveting mystery, a backstory of military dog handlers, and rescue dogs. . . Silent Creed has an intense storyline along with details about rescue operations, the difficulties faced by returning military personnel, and the importance of dogs in people's lives. Anyone who loves dogs should read these books."--Crimespree Magazine Praise for BREAKING CREED: "Breaking Creed simply blew me away, mostly with the introduction of a character who can finally and truly stand toe-to-toe with O'Dell. Ryder Creed--along with his dogs!-- is a true inspiration: tough, smart, dynamic. The pairing of Creed and O'Dell elevates this thriller to the next level. For any dog lover, it's a must-read. For any lover of nail-biting suspense, it's a book you'll not be able to put down. Get it now!"--James Rollins, New York Times-bestselling author of The Sixth Extinction "[Contains] vivid and engaging detail about how dogs are trained and how they behave on the job. Grace and Creed's other dogs become distinct personalities. . . . [A] highly original novel."--Florida Weekly "Creed is special, a memorable character--he trains homeless dogs to sniff out contraband and hunt criminals. When he teams up with Kava's iconic FBI forensics specialist Maggie O'Dell, you'll discover the most exciting crime-solving duo of the year."--Gayle Lynds, New York Times-bestselling author of The Assassins "With Creed, his partners and special dogs, the author has given us a cast of new players to meet and get to know. . . . A nail-biting, can't-put-it-down mystery."--Omaha World-Herald "Breaking Creed has a very fast-paced and thrilling plot with many twists and turns. For any dog lover this is a must-read. [Readers] can also just enjoy the tough, smart, and dynamic characters of this series."--Crimespree From the Hardcover edition.