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Candice Fox Books in Order

Candice Fox Books in Order (Archer and Bennett, Crimson Dark, Gathering Dark)

  • Carole 

All of Candice Fox’s Books!

Who is Candice Fox?

Born in 1985, Candice Fox is an Australian crime fiction writer. The daughter of a foster carer, she grew up in Bankstown into a large and eccentric family. Before becoming a writer, Candice Fox had a brief stint as an officer in the Royal Australian Navy when she was eighteen. After failing to conform to military life, she turned her attention to the world of academia and became a teacher.

Her first book published in 2014 won the Ned Kelly Award for best debut, and his sequel, published the next year, won the Ned Kelly Award for best crime novel. This same year, she began her collaboration with best-seller author James Patterson (writer of the Alex Cross series among others), and since then, they wrote several books.

Candice Fox’s novels are printed in fifteen languages.

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Alan Bradley Books in Order

Alan Bradley Books in Order (author of the Flavia de Luce series)

  • Fabien 

All of Alan Bradley’s Books.

Who is Alan Bradley?

Canadian author Alan Bradley started his professional life as a radio and television engineer which led him to work as Director of Television Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan for 25 years. Following his early retirement in 1994, Bradley focused on writing, mostly screenplays before working on memoirs.

 In early 2007, Bradley entered the Debut Dagger fiction competition, writing what would become the beginning of the first book in the Flavia de Luce series. The story takes us in the English countryside in 1950 with the young Flavia de Luce, a smart eleven-year-old with a passion for chemistry and a genius for solving murders. Read More »Alan Bradley Books in Order (author of the Flavia de Luce series)

Cat in the Stacks Books in Order

Cat in the Stacks Books in Order: How to read Miranda James’s series?

  • Fabien 

Some feline investigations…

What is the Cat in the Stacks series about?

Written by Miranda James (the pseudonym of Dean James), the Cat in the Stacks series is a cozy mystery series about a librarian and his cat investigating local murders.

Set in Athena, Mississippi, the series revolves around Charlie Harris, the good-natured librarian with a rescued Maine coon cat named Diesel that he walks on a leash. After returning to his hometown to immerse himself in books, he found himself entangled in a real-life thriller… That’s only the first of a series of mysteries he and Diesel must solve.

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Brad Meltzer Books in Order (The Culper Ring trilogy, The Lightning Rod)

  • Carole 

All of the Books!

Who is Brad Meltzer?

Born in 1970, Brad Meltzer is an American novelist, non-fiction writer, comic book writer, and TV show creator. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York and then moved to South Florida. He graduated with a degree in history in 1992 from the University of Michigan. He moved to Beacon Hill, Boston, following a job offer in sales at Games magazine. There, he shared a room with comic book writer/artist Judd Winick and he began to work on his first short story.

His first novel, the legal thriller The Tenth Justice, is published in 1997 and became an instant New York Times bestseller. Since then, all his thrillers books have been in the New York Times bestseller list. He also earned credit from Columbia Law School for writing his first book.

He also co-created with Greg Berlanti the TV show Jack & Bobby, for which he wrote the first episode, and created and write the Children’s books series Ordinary People Change the World (with artist Chris Eliopoulos) to give children better heroes to look up to.

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David Ignatius Books in Order

David Ignatius Books in Order (Body of Lies, The Quantum Spy, The Paladin…)

  • Fabien 

All of David Ignatius’ books!

Who is David Ignatius?

American journalist and novelist, David Ignatius is an associate editor and columnist for The Washington Post who also wrote more than 10 novels, including Body of Lies (adapted into a film by Ridley Scott).

David Ignatius’ books are in the suspense/espionage thriller genre (except of The Sun King, a reworking of The Great Gatsby set in late-20th-century Washington), often inspired by his experience and his knowledge in intelligence operations and foreign affairs. This is why his work of fiction is praised for its realism.

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Holly Gibney Books in Order

Holly Gibney Books in Order: How to read Stephen King’s stories?

  • Fabien 

A Stephen King favorite.

Who is Holly Gibney?

Originally appearing in the Bill Hodges trilogy of novels (known as Mr. Mercedes Trilogy), Holly Gibney is a character created by horror master Stephen King—and she’s one of his favorite creations.

Introduced a side character in Mr. Mercedes, Holly Gibney suffers from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), synesthesia, sensory processing disorder, and she’s somewhere on the autism spectrum. Retired police Detective Bill Hodges took her under his wing and she became a partner for the new private investigation firm. Now, she’s working as a private investigator immersing herself in supernatural mysteries.

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Inspector McLean Books in Order

Inspector McLean Books in Order: How to read James Oswald’s series?

  • Fabien 

By the author of The Ballad of Sir Benfro series.

Who is Inspector McLean?

Written by Scottish writer and farmer James Oswald, the Inspector McLean series is a crime series set in Edinburgh.

Published since 2012, this Sunday Times bestselling mysteries series is about the investigations led by Detective Inspector Tony McLean, an unlucky policeman who can see beneath the surface of ordinary criminal life to the dark, menacing evil that lurks beneath. 

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Ann Granger Books in Order

Ann Granger Books in Order (Mitchell and Markby, Fran Varady, Ben Ross, Campbell & Carter)

  • Fabien 

All of Ann Granger’s Books!

Who is Ann Granger?

After working in British embassies in various parts of the world, Ann Granger started writing historical romances under the nom de plume Ann Hulme. But after her return to England in 1991, she became a crime novelist with the Mitchell and Markby series.

Since then, Patricia Ann Granger wrote more than 35 books in multiple crime series like the Fran Varady mysteries, the Ben Ross  & Lizzie Martin series, and the Campbell & Carter mysteries.

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