Ann Cleeves Books in Order

Ann Cleeves Books in Order (Vera, Shetland, Palmer-Jones, Inspector Ramsay…)

  • Fabien 

All of the books!

Who is Ann Cleeves?

Ann Cleeves is a famous English author famous for her crime series, especially The Vera Stanhope novels that have been dramatized as the TV detective series Vera and the Jimmy Perez novels as the series Shetland.

Before the Vera Stanhope series and the Shetland series, Ann Cleeves also wrote George and Molly Palmer-Jones and the Inspector Ramsay series.

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Lighthouse Library Mystery Series Books in Order

Lighthouse Library Mystery Series Books in Order: How to read Eva Gates’s series?

  • Carole 

Murder at the Lighthouse Library.

What is Lighthouse Library Mystery Series about?

Written by Eva Gates, a pseudonym used by Canadian mystery novelist Vicki Delany, the Lighthouse Library Mystery Series is a cozy mystery series with librarians, lighthouses, cats and, of course, murder!

The story follows Lucy Richardson, who becomes the new assistant librarian at the Bodie Island Lighthouse Library, in a small town where murder happens quite often and Lucy has to go on the case.

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Clive Cussler Books in Order

Clive Cussler Books in Order (Dirk Pitt, NUMA, The Oregon Files, Fargo…)

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Who is Clive Cussler?

Bestseller author and underwater explorer, Clive Eric Cussler (July 15, 1931 – February 24, 2020) began writing in 1965 and found success with his most famous creation, marine engineer, government agent and adventurer Dirk Pitt.

Cussler was also the founder and chairman of the National Underwater and Marine Agency (NUMA), which has discovered more than 60 shipwreck sites and numerous other notable underwater wrecks. Aside from the Dirk Pitt series, he wrote other successful series like the NUMA Files, the Oregon Files, the Isaac Bell Adventures, or Sam and Remi Fargo adventures.

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Legend of Drizzt Books in Order

Legend of Drizzt Books in Order: How to read R. A. Salvatore’s Forgotten Realms series?

  • Carole 

Meet Drizzt Do’Urden, a dark elf from the Forgotten Realms.

Who is Drizzt?

Created by american author R.A. Salvatore, Drizzt Do’Urden’s stories are set in the Forgotten Realms campaign setting for Dungeons & Dragons. He is a Drow, meaning a dark elf, and not a typical one. Drizzt has forsaken both the evil ways of his people and their home in the Underdark, in the drow city of Menzoberranzan.

Drizzt is described by Salvatore as “the classic romantic hero—misunderstood, holding to a code of ideals even when the going gets tough, and getting no appreciation for it most of the time.” He’s favoring friendship and peace over hatred and violence, fighting the dark traits that are inherent in the drow. And he’s living numerous adventures, as every hero from a fantasy series should.

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Shannara Books in Order

Shannara Books in Order: How to read Terry Brooks’s series?

 A post-apocalyptic fatasy series.

What is the Shannara series about?

High fantasy series coming from American writer Terry Brooks, Shannara started in 1977 and ended in 2020, and is composed of more than 40 novels, short stories and graphic novels.

Set in the Four Lands, the Earth long after civilization was destroyed in a chemical and nuclear holocaust called the Great Wars, the Shannara blends magic and primitive technology. At the beginning, as the world had reverted to a pre-industrial state and magic had re-emerged to supplement science, the brothers Shea and Flick Ohmsford have to retrieve the Sword of Shannara to defeat the Warlock Lord who threatens the Four Lands.

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Fredrik Backman Books in Order

Fredrik Backman Books in Order (A Man Called Ove, Beartown, Anxious People)

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All of the books!

Who is Fredrik Backman?

A Swedish columnist, blogger and, of course, writer, Fredrik Backman is the author of bestsellers like A Man Called Ove, Beartown, and its sequel Us Against You, and Anxious People. Backman’s books have been published around the world in more than twenty-five languages.

And now, his books are becoming TV shows and movies, notably A Man Called Ove, and now Beartown—adapted by HBO Nordic.

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Elin Hilderbrand books in order

Elin Hilderbrand Books in Order (Troubles in Paradise, Summer of ’69, 28 Summers)

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Who is Elin Hilderbrand?

Elin Hilderbrand is an American writer mostly of romance novels, and sometimes called the Queen of “beach novels.” Her books are generally set on and around Nantucket Island where she lives with her husband and their three childen.

Before becoming a full time writer, Elin Hilderbrand spend spent her summers on Cape Cod, until her father died in a plane crash when she was sixteen. After that, the worked the next summer in a factory that made Halloween costumes before moving to Nantucket in 1993 and taking a job at a local paper. She later started writing and her first book was published in 2000.

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St. Cyr and Kohler Books in Order

St. Cyr and Kohler Books in Order: How to read J. Robert Janes’s series?

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Murder in Occupied France.

What are The St-Cyr and Kohler Mysteries about?

Written by Canadian author Joseph Robert Janes, The St-Cyr and Kohler Mysteries is an historical crime series set in Occupied France during World War II.

Police inspector Jean Luis St. Cyr of the Sûreté Nationale watches the German tanks roll into Paris from his office window. When Gestapo agents burst through his door, he is destroying confidential documents with the care that is his trademark. As the Nazis take control of the city, they allow St-Cyr to remain at his post, solving the everyday crimes which do not stop simply because there is a war on.

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