Rhona MacLeod Books in Order: How to read Lin Anderson’s series?

Rhona MacLeod Books in Order: How to read Lin Anderson’s series?

Coming from bestselling Scottish author Lin Anderson, the Rhona MacLeod series is a collection of crime thriller novels. Set in Glasgow, the series follows the investigations of forensic scientist Rhona MacLeod, a woman of our time inspired by a former pupil of Lin Anderson who became a forensic scientist for the Met in London. As…

Dortmunder Books in Order: How to read Donald E. Westlake’s series?

Dortmunder Books in Order: How to read Donald E. Westlake’s series?

Written by American writer Donald E. Westlake also known as Richard Stark (author of the Parker Series), this series is about John Dortmunder, a master criminal in New York City. He is a career criminal and a “planner.” No one plans a caper better than Dortmunder. He is the best at creating schemes for burglaries…

Helen Fields Books in Order (DI Callanach, The Last Girl to Die)

Helen Fields Books in Order (DI Callanach, The Last Girl to Die)

Helen Sarah Fields is a British writer of crime, thriller, and historical fiction books. She studied law at the University of East Anglia, then went on to the Inns of Court School of Law in London. She practiced criminal and family law for thirteen years, before leaving the Bar after the birth of her second…

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

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

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…

Lew Archer Books in Order: How to read Ross MacDonald’s series?

Lew Archer Books in Order: How to read Ross MacDonald’s series?

Written by American-Canadian author Ross Macdonald, this series is known for building on the foundations of the hardboiled fiction with his P.I., clearly inspired by Philip Marlowe. Set between the late 1940s and the early 1970s, the Lew Archer stories are about an ex-cop who left after witnessing too much corruption and became a private…

Alex Delaware Books in Order: How to Read Jonathan Kellerman’s series?

Alex Delaware Books in Order: How to Read Jonathan Kellerman’s series?

Written by American psychologist and author Jonathan Kellerman, the Alex Delaware series is about a child psychologist who works as a consultant to the Los Angeles Police Department. Delaware is often called upon to help solve complex and challenging cases, and his expertise and insights often prove invaluable in helping to solve crimes and bring…

Jonathan Kellerman Books in Order (Alex Delaware, Jacob Lev, Clay Edison…)

Jonathan Kellerman Books in Order (Alex Delaware, Jacob Lev, Clay Edison…)

The writer behind the Alex Delaware series and husband of Faye Kellerman, Jonathan Kellerman is an American psychologist and Edgar Award-winning author published since 1985. He used to be a practicing psychologist but he quits his private practice in 1990 to write full-time. Since then, he produced more than 50 novels, most of them are…

Virgil Flowers Books in Order: How to read John Sandford series?

Virgil Flowers Books in Order: How to read John Sandford series?

Thrice divorced and in his late thirties, Virgil Flowers is a member of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA), who reports to Lucas Davenport, the main protagonist of the Prey series, also written by John Sandford. Virgil Flowers was also a supporting character in some of the Prey novels, including Invisible Prey and Storm…

Frederick Troy Books in Order: How to read John Lawton’s series?

Frederick Troy Books in Order: How to read John Lawton’s series?

Coming from television producer/director and (of course) author John Lawton, the Frederick Troy series is a mix of historical, crime, and espionage stories. The series focuses on police sergeant (and later Chief Inspector) Frederick Troy who is investigating murder cases in London, England, from the late 1940s to the 1960s. Those books were not written…

Joy Ellis Books in Order (Nikki Galena, Jackman and Marie Evans, Matt Ballard)

Joy Ellis Books in Order (Nikki Galena, Jackman and Marie Evans, Matt Ballard)

Joy Ellis is an English crime writer, known for being the author of the DI Nikki Galena series, the DI Jackman and DS Marie Evans series, and the Detective Matt Ballard series of crime thrillers. Ellis spent most of her adult life in London and Surrey where she first worked as an apprentice florist, before…

Erika Foster Books in Order: How to read Robert Bryndza’s series?

Erika Foster Books in Order: How to read Robert Bryndza’s series?

The Detective Erika Foster series comes from British author (and ex-actor) Robert Bryndza–author of the Kate Marshall series who lives in Slovakia. Released in 2016, The Girl in the Ice was his first thriller and first bestseller. The book introduced Detective Chief Inspector Erika Foster, the main character in his first crime series. When we…

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

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

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…