George P. Pelecanos is an American novelist of detective fiction. His novels usually take place in Washington D.C. (his hometown). His characters include Nick Stefanos, D.C. Quartet and Derek Strange. Aside from being an author, Pelecanos also works as a TV writer, TV producer and as a film producer.

Pelecanos became a published author in 1992 when he began the Nick Stefanos series with A Firing Offense. Below is a list of George Pelecanos’ books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Nick Stefanos Books


A Firing Offense(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nick's Trip(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Down By the River Where the Dead Men Go(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of DC Quartet Books


The Big Blowdown(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
King Suckerman(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sweet Forever(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shame the Devil(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Derek Strange Books


Right As Rain(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hell To Pay(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Soul Circus(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hard Revolution(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Spero Lucas Books


The Cut(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Double(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Shoedog(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Drama City(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Night Gardener(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Turnaround(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Way Home(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What It Was(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies


D.C. Noir(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
D.C. Noir 2(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Mystery Stories 2008(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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