Jack Nightingale

Stephen Leather

introduced the character of Jack Nightingale in his book Nightfall. Nightingale is forced to leave his job as an armed police officer and becomes a private detective in London. A few weeks before his thirty-third birthday Nightingale discovers that he was adopted at birth. His real father turns out to be a Satanist who sold Jack’s soul at birth. And on Jack’s thirty-third birthday a demon from hell is coming to collect Jack’s soul.

The first five books in the Jack Nightingale series – Nightfall, Midnight, Nightmare, Nightshade and Lastnight – were published by Hodder and Stoughton. Stephen Leather now self-publishes the series, which has continued with San Francisco Night and New York Night. Stephen Leather had also self-published several Jack Nightingale short stories.

Jack Nightingale has his own website at www.jacknightingale.com

Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Nightfall

‘You are going to Hell, Jack Nightingale.’ They are the words that ended Jack Nightingale’s career as a negotiator with the Metropolitan Police. But two years later, when Nightingale is a struggling Private Eye, the words come back to haunt him.

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Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Midnight

Jack Nightingale has to save a soul – his sister’s. But to save her he has to find her, and they’ve been separated since birth. When everyone Jack talks to about his sister dies horribly, he realises that someone, or something, is determined to keep them apart. If he’s going to save her, he’s going to have to do what he does best – negotiate.

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Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Nightmare

What goes around, comes around. Jack Nightingale learned that as a cop and discovered that it was just as true in the world of the supernatural. His life changed forever on the day he failed to stop a young girl throwing herself to her death. Ever since, he’s been haunted by thoughts that he could have done more to save her.

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Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Nightshade

In Jack Nightingale’s world – where reality and the occult collide – sometimes the only way to fight evil is with evil. A farmer walks into a school and shoots eight children dead before turning the gun on himself. It seems like a straightforward case – until the police unearth evidence of dark Satanic practices.

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Last Night
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Last Night

The fifth Jack Nightingale supernatural thriller from bestselling author Stephen Leather sees the legendary P.I. take on another nail-biting supernatural adventure.

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San Francisco Night
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - San Francisco Night

Jack Nightingale fights his battles in the shadows – in the grey areas where the real world meets the supernatural. But when he arrives in San Francisco to take on a group of Satanists bent on opening a doorway to Hell, the danger is out in the open and all too real. The Apostles – a Satanic coven using murder and torture to pave the way for a demon to enter the real world – realise that Nightingale is on their tail. And unleash their own brand of monsters to take him down. With Nightingale’s life – and his very soul – on the line, he has only days to stop The Apostles from bringing death and destruction to the entire world.

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New York Night
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - New York Night

Teenagers are being possessed and turning into sadistic murderers. Priests can’t help, nor can psychiatrists. So who is behind the demonic possessions? Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate, and finds his own soul is on the line.

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My Name Is Lydia
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - My Name Is Lydia

Supernatural detective Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate a young girl who appears to be possessed by an evil spirit. Stephen Leather is one of the UK’s most successful thriller writers, an ebook and Sunday Times bestseller and author of the critically acclaimed Dan “Spider’ Shepherd series and the Jack Nightingale supernatural detective novels.

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I Know Who Did It
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - I Know Who Did It

Jack Nightingale was always happier dealing with criminal cases or even divorce than he was with matters of the supernatural. So when a client came with a simple request to uncover the meaning behind her father’s last words, he was happy enough to take the case. Little did he know that the investigation would lead him to one of the vilest demons to ever walk through the gates of Hell. Jack Nightingale appears in the full-length novels Nightfall, Midnight, Nightmare, Nightshade, Lastnight and San Francisco Night.

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Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Tracks

Supernatural detective Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate when an old man appears to have been hit by a train on an abandoned railway line. But there hasn’t been a train there in more than fifty years. As Nightingale investigates, he realises that there are dark forces at work and his own life is on the line. Stephen Leather is one of the UK’s most successful thriller writers, an ebook and Sunday Times bestseller and author of the critically acclaimed Dan “Spider’ Shepherd series.

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Still Bleeding
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Still Bleeding

Supernatural detective Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate a case of stigmata. But Nightingale soon realises that all is not as it seems – and the girl is in mortal danger.

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Blood Bath
Stephen Leather - Jack Nightingale - Blood Bath

Supernatural detective Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate a series of bloody murders in a struggling hotel.

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