Eric Wilder


Eric Wilder grew up near Black Bayou in northwest Louisiana, and began listening to his grandmothers' tales of ghosts, voodoo and political corruption at an early age. He has penned ten 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, three great dogs and a wonderful cat named Buttercup.

Where to find Eric Wilder online

Where to buy in print


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.


Blink of an Eye
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Blink of an Eye is a paranormal mystery/thriller rife with suspense, humor and romance, and #3 in the Paranormal Cowboy Series.
River Road
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 5. Price: $5.99 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 » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Out of work while grieving the loss of the woman he loved, cat lover, recovering alcoholic, and New Orleans’ favorite P.I. Wyatt Thomas needs work to replenish his depleted bank account. In no position to reject an offer, he accepts a job from a movie producer to solve a grisly murder at a secluded Louisiana island resort for artists, writers, and actors.
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: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,530. 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: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Broke, out of work, and desperately in need of a new truck, P.I. Buck McDivit must earn some money before his landlord evicts him. The only job available is a one-time gig as assistant county death investigator, a job he detests. The case involves the particularly heinous death of a local ranch hand. The police think it’s suicide. Buck knows differently.
Of Love and Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » 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: $4.99 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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