Frank Peretti is an Canadian-American author of Christian fiction with supernatural themes. Frank was working at a ski factory when he wrote and published The Door in the Dragon’s Throat. He followed it up with This Present Darkness, which lasted 150 weeks on the Christian Booksellers Association’s bestseller list.

Frank E. Peretti became a published author in 1985 with The Door in the Dragon’s Throat, the beginning of his Cooper Kids adventure series. Below is a list of Frank Peretti’s books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order):

Publication Order of Cooper Kids Books


The Door in the Dragon's Throat(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Escape from the Island of Aquarius(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Tombs of Anak(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Trapped at the Bottom of the Sea(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Secret of the Desert Stone(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Deadly Curse of Toco-Rey(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Legend of Annie Murphy(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mayday at Two Thousand Five Hundred(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Veritas Project Books


Hangman's Curse(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nightmare Academy(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


This Present Darkness(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tilly(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Piercing the Darkness(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Prophet(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Oath(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Visitation(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
All is Well: The Miracle of Christmas in July(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Monster(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
House(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Illusion(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Mayday at Two Thousand Five Hundred is also known as Flying Blind. House was co-authored by Ted Dekker.

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  • Rhonda Warren Kimmel

    LOVE FRANK PERETTI! Have read almost all of these!!

  • Cella

    This is my favorite writers. I wish he would write more on the This Present Darkness and Piercing the Darkness. My favorites. I would buy them up so fast. Love his writings.