Eric Wilder


Eric Wilder grew up near Black Bayou in northwest Louisiana, and began listening to his grandmothers' tales and ghost stories at an early age. He has penned seven novels, including the French Quarter Mystery series featuring New Orleans' favorite sleuth Wyatt Thomas. He now lives and writes in Edmond, Oklahoma along with his wife Marilyn, four dogs and a cat named Buttercup.

Where to find Eric Wilder online

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Big Easy Book Trailer
Lust, voodoo and murder in the French Quarter of New Orleans. This is the book trailer for Eric Wilder's novel Big Easy, soon to be available on Smashwords.

Primal Creatures
What's a rougarou? French Quarter P.I. has to find out fast or become the victim of one.


River Road
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A new client wants paranormal P.I. Wyatt Thomas to find his mother, Dr. Mary Taggert’s killer. The problem is the fifty-year-old murder isn't just cold, it's frozen solid.
Black Magic Woman
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite private investigator, has 48 hours to save his soul. To accomplish it, he must time-travel back to old New Orleans and seek the assistance of voodoo queen Madam Marie Laveau.
Primal Creatures
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite sleuth, returns in his third full-length novel. If you like New Orleans (and who doesn't?) check out this book.
City of Spirits
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Murder, lust, and a hundred-fifty year old voodoo curse. It’s Mardi Gras in the Big Easy, an escaped killer’s on the loose, and French Quarter detective Wyatt Thomas has his hands full. Get ready for a ride!
Ghost of a Chance
Series: Paranormal Cowboy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Private investigator Buck McDivit inherits a fishing lodge from an unknown aunt. When he travels to a rustic village in east Texas, he quickly learns there's been a murder.
Bones of Skeleton Creek
Series: Paranormal Cowboy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A shape-shifting panther, a giant wolf dog and a beautiful woman with a rattlesnake tattoo. Buck McDivit must deal with all this and more when a wealthy rancher hires him to investigate murder, oil and cattle theft, and a pagan commune populated only by women.
Of Love and Magic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
During a late spring snowstorm in a sleepy Tulsa suburb, an old man runs away from his abusive son and meets a woman, perhaps by magic. Together they find romance and adventure, and fall in love. But there are unanswered questions. How old is too old to fall in love, and when should you give up on life? Take the journey with John and Attie and find out.
A Gathering of Diamonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Tom Logan finds romance, uncut diamonds, an ancient colony hidden deep in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas, and murderous hermits in this rousing thriller of an adventure.
Big Easy
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
P.I. Wyatt Thomas is more than a French Quarter sleuth. Much more. Whenever a new client needs someone to investigate ghosts, possession, and the paranormal and supernatural backside of New Orleans, Wyatt is the person they call.

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