Lawrence Block Books in Chronological Order

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Publication Order of Bernie Rhodenbarr Books

Burglars Can’t Be Choosers (1977) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar in the Closet (1978) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling (1979) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza (1980) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Painted Like Mondrian (1983) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Like a Thief in the Night (1983) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Traded Ted Williams (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Takes a Cat (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Thought He Was Bogart (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar in the Library (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar in the Rye (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Dropped in on Elvis (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar on the Prowl (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Smelled Smoke (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Bad Night for Burglars (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Counted the Spoons (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar in Short Order (2020) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Burglar Who Met Fredric Brown (2022) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Chip Harrison Books

No Score (1970) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Chip Harrison Scores Again (1971) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Make Out with Murder (1974) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Topless Tulip Caper (1975) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
As Dark as Christmas Gets (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Evan Tanner Books

The Thief Who Couldn’t Sleep (1966) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Canceled Czech (1966) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tanner’s Twelve Swingers (1967) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Here Comes a Hero / Tanner’s Virgin (1968) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Scoreless Thai / Two for Tanner (1968) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tanner’s Tiger (1968) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Me Tanner, You Jane (1986) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tanner on Ice (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Fearless Jones Books

The Plot Thickens (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fearless Jones (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fear Itself (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fear of the Dark (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Hard Case Crime Books

Shooting Star/Spiderweb (1958) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shooting Star / Spiderweb (1958) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Mercenaries (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Two for the Money (1973) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Deadly Beloved (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gun Work (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Catch and Release (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Hot Blood Books

Hot Blood (1989) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hotter Blood: More Tales of Erotic Horror (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hottest Blood (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Deadly After Dark (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Seeds of Fear (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Stranger by Night (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fear the Fever (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Kiss and Kill (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Crimes of Passion (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hot Blood X (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fatal Attractions (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Strange Bedfellows (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dark Passions (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Jill Emerson Books

A Madwoman’s Diary / Sensuous (1972) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Getting Off (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Trouble with Eden (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shadows (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Enough of Sorrow (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Threesome (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Warm and Willing (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Thirty (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of John Keller Books

Hit Man (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hit List (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hit Parade (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hit and Run (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller in Dallas (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hit Me (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Adjustment (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller on the Spot (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Therapy (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Horoscope (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Fedora (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Homecoming (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller’s Designated Hitter (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller the Dogkiller (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Keller in Des Moines (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Quotidian Keller (2017) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Kit Tolliver Books

If You Can’t Stand the Heat (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Rude Awakening (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
You Can Call Me Lucky (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Clean Slate (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Waitress Wanted (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jilling (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Conjugal Rites (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
One Kind Favor I Ask of You (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Don’t Get in the Car (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fun with Brady and Angelica (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Zeroing In (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Unfinished Business (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Lou Largo Books

Babe in the Woods (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Manhattan Noir Books

Manhattan Noir (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Matthew Scudder Books

The Sins of the Fathers (1976) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In the Midst of Death (1976) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Time to Murder and Create (1977) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Stab in the Dark (1981) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Eight Million Ways to Die (1982) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
When the Sacred Ginmill Closes (1986) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Out on the Cutting Edge (1989) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Ticket to the Boneyard (1990) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Dance at the Slaughterhouse (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Walk Among the Tombstones (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Devil Knows You’re Dead (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Long Line of Dead Men (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Even the Wicked (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Out the Window (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Everybody Dies (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hope to Die (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Moment of Wrong Thinking (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
All the Flowers are Dying (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Drop of the Hard Stuff (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Let’s Get Lost (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Candle for the Bag Lady (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Time to Scatter Stones (2018) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Murderous Christmas Stories Books

Murder under the Christmas Tree: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Murder on Christmas Eve (2017) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Very Murderous Christmas: Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season (2018) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Paul Kavanagh Books

Such Men are Dangerous (1969) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Triumph of Evil (1972) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Not Comin’ Home to You (1974) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Seven Deadly Sins Books

Speaking of Lust: Stories of Forbidden Desire (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Speaking of Greed: Stories of Envious Desire (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Speaking of Wrath (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Transgressions Books

Transgressions (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Transgressions, Vol. 2 (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Carla (1958) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Into the Night (1959) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
69 Barrow Street (1959) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Campus Tramp (1959) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Candy (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Girl Called Honey (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Kept (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Strange Kind of Love (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Adulterers (1960) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Grifter’s Game / Mona / Sweet Slow Death (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Diet of Treacle (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cinderella Sims (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Killing Castro (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Coward’s Kiss / Death Pulls a Doublecross (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
$20 Lust / Cinderella Sims (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Twisted Ones (1961) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Borderline (1962) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Case of the Pornographic Photos / Markham / You Could Call it Murder (1962) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Strange Embrace (1962) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sin Hellcat (1962) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lucky at Cards (1964) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Girl with the Long Green Heart (1965) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Deadly Honeymoon (1967) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
After the First Death (1969) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Specialists (1969) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ronald Rabbit is a Dirty Old Man (1971) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Week as Andrea Benstock (1975) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ariel (1979) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Code of Arms (1981) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Random Walk (1988) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Lost Cases of Ed London (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Small Town (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Community of Women (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Girl with the Deep Blue Eyes (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Passport to Peril (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sinner Man (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
April North (2019) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dead Girl Blues (2020) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Collecting Ackermans (1979) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
By the Dawn’s Early Light (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Merciful Angel of Death (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Chance to Get Even (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dolly’s Trash & Treasures (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Welcome to the Real World (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Who Knows Where It Goes (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Scenarios (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Headaches and Bad Dreams (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sweet Little Hands (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
You Don’t Even Feel It (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In For a Penny (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Three in the Side Pocket (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Like a Bone in the Throat (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Nothing Short of Highway Robbery (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Ehrengraf Fandango (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
I Know How to Pick ‘Em (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Autumn at the Automat (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Resume Speed (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Like a Lamb to Slaughter (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sometimes They Bite (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Some Days You Get the Bear (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
By the Dawn’s Early Light: And Other Stories (1994) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Collected Mystery Stories (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Enough Rope (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Crazy Years (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Catch and Release (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Defender of the Innocent: The Casebook of Martin Ehrengraf (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Resume Speed and Other Stories (2018) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
From Sea to Stormy Sea (2019) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Plays

How Far (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

The Wife-Swap Report (1970) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
3 is Not a Crowd (1971) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sex and the Stewardess (1972) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Sex Therapists (1972) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Different Strokes (1974) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Total Sexuality (1974) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Writing the Novel from Plot to Print to Pixel (1979) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Telling Lies for Fun & Profit: A Manual for Fiction Writers (1981) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Write for Your Life (1986) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Spider, Spin Me A Web: A Handbook for Fiction Writers (1988) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
After Hours: Conversations With Lawrence Block (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gangsters, Swindlers, Killers, and Thieves: The Lives and Crimes of Fifty American Villains (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Step by Step: A Pedestrian Memoir (2009) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Liar’s Bible (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Liar’s Companion (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Male Hustler (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wide Open (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Doing It! – Going Beyond the Sexual Revolution (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Come Fly With Us (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Beyond Group Sex (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Crime of Our Lives (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Afterthoughts: Version 2.0 (2021) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Matthew Scudder Short Story Collections

One Night Stands and Lost Weekends (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Night and the Music (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories Books

The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 1 (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 2 (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 3 (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 4 (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 5 (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Brooklyn Noir Books

Brooklyn Noir (2004) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Brooklyn Noir 3: Nothing But the Truth (2008) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Anthology series. Includes stories by various authors.

Publication Order of Anthologies

The Eyes Have It (1984) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Chapter and Hearse (1985) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Perfect Murder (1991) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Year’s 25 Finest Crime and Mystery Stories (1992) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The New Mystery (1993) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bad Behavior (1995) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Win, Lose or Die (1996) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Plot Thickens (1997) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best of the Best (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hot Blood X (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories 1998 (1998) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Death Cruise: Crime Stories on the Open Seas (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories 1999 (1999) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Master’s Choice: Mystery Stories by Today’s Top Writers and the Masters Who Inspired Them (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 1 (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Opening Shots: Great Mystery and Crime Writers Share Their First Published Stories (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 2 (2000) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories 2001 (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Opening Shots, Vol. II (2001) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Mighty Johns (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 3 (2002) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Blood on Their Hands (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 4 (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
High Stakes (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In the Shadow of the Master (2003) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Greatest Hits (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Transgressions (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lesbian Pulp Fiction (2005) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
These Guns for Hire (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Transgressions, Vol. 2 (2006) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories 2007 (2007) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Dark End of the Street (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Masters of Noir (2010) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Best American Mystery Stories 2011 (2011) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In Pursuit of Spenser: Mystery Writers on Robert B. Parker and the Creation of an American Hero (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Psychos: Serial Killers, Depraved Madmen, and the Criminally Insane (2012) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Inherit the Dead (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dangerous Women (2013) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Have a NYC 3: New York Short Stories (2014) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dark City Lights: New York Stories (Have a NYC) (2015) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mostly Murder (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In Sunlight or In Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gym Rat & Murder Club (2016) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Alive in Shape and Color (2017) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Florida Happens (2018) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
At Home in the Dark (2019) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Darkling Halls of Ivy (2020) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Collectibles (2021) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jewish Noir II: Tales of Crime and Other Dark Deeds (2021) Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

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