Swimming Upstream (Raja Williams Mystery Series Book 3)

ABOUT Jack Thompson

Jack Thompson
    Jack Thompson is an international bestselling author, finding voices in many genres. His latest release is Swimming Upstream, the third book in the bestselling Raja Williams mystery series. He has also written political thrillers, science fiction, paranormal romance, children's stori More...


Sometimes justice needs a hand.

When a young lawyer for the number one environmental law firm in Seattle is found dead on Mount Rainier, the police declare it a tragic accident. A desperate mother turns to Raja Williams, a private investigator always willing to help.

Neither the dark, tragic anti-hero nor the James Bond super-hero type, Raja is a wealthy Oxford-educated PI of mixed Caribbean descent who possesses a strong empathic power and a sixth sense for evil that gives him headaches and steers him straight into trouble. His partner Vinny Moore is a gorgeous hipster geek who prefers hacking computers to haute couture.

The discovery of a sinister scorched-earth plot to hide the truth leads Raja and Vinny to the Arctic wilds of Canada and lands them in the middle of a battle over the riches of the pristine wilderness. If assassins don't kill them, the sub-zero weather just might

Swimming Upstream is the third intriguing mystery thriller in the Raja Williams Series. The colorful cast of characters and timely topics make it an entertaining story that can be read as a standalone novel.

"It's the best Raja Williams story yet! And I look forward to the next one. Highly recommend this exemplary and magnetic read."  --Nancy Silk, Author

"Move over Hammett and Chandler,Jack Thompson has done it again and had written a very fast paced crime thriller!!"   --Fiber Mage

"Another winner...I am so addicted to this character and his exploits. I can hardly wait for the next adventure in New York." --S. Reese