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"...vivid and realistic characters, and the action keeps you reading and guessing...."

Ross Tarry

The Books

The Books

If you love detective novels and noir, you'll love Ross's books.  Meet Jersey Wilkes on his boat, The

Whipoorwill, retired homicide detective Vic Pittaro, Titus Clossun, sole law enforcement officer in the small town of Lawrence, and more.


Ross's stories are not just detective novels, but the stories of people, of characters of some years who are dealing with loneliness, passion, relationships, the fight to survive another day if only to discover what comes next.



The Author

The Author

Now retired, Ross lives with his wife in Mounds View, Minnesota. He grew up on a farm in Southwestern Michigan and later moved to Minneapolis where he worked for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad for thirty-two years.


He has been part of Night Writers for many years and credits much of his success to the support from this group of talented writers. 

The Links

The Links
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What you will find at Ross's sites:


Homepage: About Ross and his books






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