Bernard Cornwell is an English author of historical fiction. He is best known for his Sharpe series featuring Richard Sharpe – a rifleman during the Napoleonic Wars, which has been adapted into a series of TV movies. Besides that, he has several other historical series, including The Starbuck Chronicles, The Warlord Chronicles, The Grail Quest, The Saxon Stories and more. He has also written a handful of modern mystery thrillers, including Wildtrack, Sea Lord (aka Killer’s Wake), Crackdown, Stormchild and Scoundrel.

Cornwell became a published author back in 1981 when he began his Sharpe series with Sharpe’s Eagle. Since that time, he has published at least one novel per year and quite frequently more than that. Below is a list of Bernard Cornwell’s books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order when necessary):

Publication Order of Sharpe Books


Sharpe's Gold(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Eagle(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Company(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Sword(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Enemy(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Honour(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Regiment(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Siege(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Rifles(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Revenge(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Waterloo(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Devil(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Christmas(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Battle(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Tiger(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Triumph(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Skirmish(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Fortress(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Trafalgar(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Prey(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Havoc(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Escape(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Fury(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Sharpe Books


Sharpe's Tiger(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Triumph(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Fortress(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Trafalgar(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Prey(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Rifles(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Havoc(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Eagle(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Gold(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Escape(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Fury(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Battle(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Company(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Sword(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Skirmish(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Enemy(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Honour(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Regiment(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Christmas(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Siege(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Revenge(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Waterloo(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sharpe's Devil(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Crowning Mercy Books


A Crowning Mercy(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fallen Angels(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Coat of Arms(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Starbuck Chronicles Books


Rebel(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Copperhead(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Battle Flag(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bloody Ground(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Warlord Chronicles/Arthur Books


The Winter King(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Enemy of God(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Excalibur(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Grail Quest Books


Harlequin(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vagabond(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heretic(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Saxon Chronicles Books


The Last Kingdom(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pale Horseman(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lords of the North(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sword Song(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Burning Land(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death of Kings(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pagan Lord(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Redcoat(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wildtrack(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sea Lord(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crackdown(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stormchild(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Scoundrel(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stonehenge(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Gallows Thief(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Agincourt(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fort(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
1356(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Sharpe Non-Fiction Books


Sharpe's Story(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Sea Lord was also published as Killer’s Wake in the United States. Azincourt was published as Agincourt in the United States. Harlequin was published as The Archer’s Tale in the USA. Coat of Arms is also known as The Aristocrats.

The Crowning Mercy books were published under the pen name of Susannah Kells.

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