Mahu Blood Author: Neil S. Plakcy Published: March 1, 2011 by MLR Press Series Name: Mahu Category: Police Procedural Main Character: Kimo Kanapa'aka
Mahu Blood begins on Hawai’i Statehood Day in August, about ten months after the action of Mahu Vice. Statehood is a controversial issue in Hawai’i, because many native Hawaiians perceive the United States as an occupying force that overthrew a sovereign monarchy in 1892.
Mahu Vice Author: Neil S. Plakcy Published: August 1, 2009 by Alyson Books Series Name: Hawaiian mysteries Category: Police Procedural Main Character: Kimo Kanapa'aka Eighteen months have passed since Honolulu homicide detective Kimo Kanapa’aka walked away from the blaze at the climax of Mahu Fire with fire inspector Mike Riccardi.
Now, a year after a messy breakup, Kimo and Mike are forced to work together to solve an arson-homicide in which a Chinese teen was killed. Both of them struggle to put aside lingering emotions and focus on an investigation into prostitution, illegal immigration, and a repeated pattern of arson.
Mahu Fire Author: Neil S. Plakcy Published: April 1, 2008 by Alyson Books Series Name: Mahu Category: Police Procedural Main Character: Kimo Kanapa'aka WHERE THERE’S SMOKE…THERE’S MURDER
The hero of MAHU and MAHU SURFER returns!
MAHU FIRE, Neil Plakcy’s third mystery novel, begins as Honolulu homicide detective Kimo Kanapa’aka attends a local charity event in support of gay marriage. When a bomb disrupts the gala, Kimo, his family and friends are thrust into a deadly contest between the forces of good and evil.