Hunter S. Thompson (1937-2005) was an American author and journalist. He was best known for his style of Gonzo journalism, which he created, that blurs the lines between fiction and non-fiction. He is best known for his novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, which was adapted to film by Terry Gilliam in 1998. Suffering from health problems, Thompson took his own life at his compound in 2005.

Hunter S. Thompson became a published author in 1966 with Hell’s Angels: The Strange and Terrible Saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. Below is a list of Hunter S. Thompson’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Fear and Loathing Books


Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72(1972) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Fear and Loathing Letters


The Proud Highway(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fear and Loathing in America(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


The Rum Diary(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories


Screwjack(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Gonzo Papers


The Great Shark Hunt(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Generation of Swine(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Songs of the Doomed(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Better Than Sex(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Gonzo: An Oral History(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ancient Gonzo Wisdom(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Non-Fiction Books


Hell's Angels(1966) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Curse of Lono(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kingdom of Fear(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hey Rube(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mutineer(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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