SYKM


Richard Yancey
Teddy Ruzak, who failed police academy and wants to be a private investigator, in Knoxville, Tennessee:

The Highly Effective Detective1 (2006) [review]

The Highly Effective Detective Goes to the Dogs1 (2008)

The Highly Effective Detective Plays the Fool (2010)

The Highly Effective Detective Crosses the Line (2011)
Finalist 2012 Shamus Award for Best Novel

Non-series:

A Burning in Homeland (2003)