Patrick J. O'Brian

Biography

Patrick O’Brian lives in northeastern Indiana, working full-time as a firefighter. He enjoys photography, theme parks, and travel. Born in upstate New York, Patrick returns to his home area once a year to visit family and conduct research for his future manuscripts.

His other fiction books are:
The Fallen
Reaper: Book One of the West Baden Murders Trilogy
The Brotherhood
Retribution: Book Two of the West Baden Murders Trilogy
Stolen Time
Sins of the Father: Book Three of the West Baden Murders Trilogy
Six Days
Dysfunction
The Sleeping Phoenix
Snowbound: Book Four of the West Baden Murders Series
Sawmill Road
Ghosts of West Baden: Book Five of the West Baden Murders Series

Non-fiction:
Risen from the Ashes: The History of the West Baden Springs Hotel

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Books

Ghosts of West Baden — Book Five in the West Baden Murders series
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Following a disastrous attempt to sell the West Baden Springs Hotel, Paul Clouse and his family move into the historic building and soon themselves in danger. The body count rises, leaving him to either flee or confront an evil power fueled by a cursed object and a coven bent on resurrecting Martin Smith. Clouse realizes he must stop the Coven to save his family, even if it costs him his life.
The Doomsday Clock, Book Six in the West Baden Murders Series
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,790. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hoping for a return to normal life, Paul Clouse hatches a plan to forever hide the cursed objects he possesses. When his plan backfires, and two of his closest allies are killed, he must regroup and discover the identity of the person or group threatening all of his friends and family...
Sins of the Father — Book Three of the West Baden Murders Series
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Paul Clouse believes his worries may finally be over. Though the past two years of his life have been horrific, he hopes things are going to change. His first wife was murdered, his son abducted, and his best friend killed by unknown assailants, but each time he manged to survive. A set of diaries left by the hotel's former occupants become his only hope to save himself and those around him.
Retribution - Book Two in the West Baden Murders Trilogy
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,730. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A year has passed since a series of gruesome murders took place at the West Baden Springs Hotel, but the past refuses to rest. Firefighter Paul Clouse continues to work on the hotel as a designer, though things have changed and he struggles daily to forget the friends he's lost. The beautiful landmark is renovated and ready for the grand opening, which is doomed before it even begins.
Snowbound - Book Four of the West Baden Murders Series
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What began as a simple tour with an overnight stay, soon becomes a fight for survival. Two years after the horrific murders at the historic West Baden Springs Hotel, an investment group seeks to buy the property, not entirely aware of the danger. Trapped in a nearby mansion by a fierce blizzard, members of the group begin disappearing one by one. Everyone is a suspect, but no one can leave...
Reaper - Book One of the West Baden Murders Series
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Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Halloween ... normally a night of fun and costumed frolicking becomes a real-life murder-filled nightmare for firefighter Paul Clouse. Will he find the killer before his friends and family become the next victims?
Sawmill Road
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Terry Levine is called to investigate a triple homicide five hours away from home, he knows the case won't be routine. A veteran investigator with the New York State Police, Levine quickly suspects he may be dealing with a blossoming serial killer. A task force comprised of state troopers, the FBI, and Erie County Sheriff's Department personnel follow what few leads come their way.
Dysfunction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,050. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
New York State Police Trooper Terry Levine must put aside his personal demons when several people are abducted by a serial killer. Fighting to overcome his own problems, Levine digs into the past, unraveling the killer's insane motivation. With each abduction, new clues present themselves, drawing Levine and his task force toward an inevitable confrontation with the killer.
Sin Killer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A serial killer remains free in Buffalo, New York after a task force comprised of state and local authorities fails to apprehend him and the wrong man is imprisoned. No one is more frustrated than Terry Levine, the state police investigator who headed up the team. He is ordered to leave the case alone, but continues it in a different way.
Red Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A serial killer chooses victims across the state of New York from all walks of life, prompting state police investigator Terry Levine to head up a task force devoted to finding the man responsible for stabbing or shooting seemingly innocent people. Acting more like a vigilante, the Sin Killer leaves police a clue with each victim, written in the victim’s own blood.