Janet Dailey
Janet Dailey (1944-2013) was an American novelist of romance novels. Dailey largely writes standalone titles, but also has a few series to name, including the 50 book Americana series, the Calder series and more. In 1997, Dailey was sued by popular romance novelist Nora Roberts for plagiarism, which Roberts considered “mind rape.”

Janet Dailey started her literary career in 1974 when she started her Cord & Stacy series with No Quarter Asked. She quickly became a prolific author when she started her Americana series, where she wrote 50 books between the years of 1976 and 1982. Below is a list of all of Janet Dailey’s books in order of publication and in chronological order:

Publication Order of Cord & Stacy Books


No Quarter Asked(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fiesta San Antonio(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For Bitter or Worse(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Calder Books


This Calder Sky(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
This Calder Range(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stands a Calder Man(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Calder Born, Calder Bred(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Calder Pride(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Green Calder Grass(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shifting Calder Wind(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Calder Promise(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lone Calder Star(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Calder Storm(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Santa in Montana(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Aspen Books


Aspen Gold(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Illusions(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bannon Brothers Books


Trust(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Honor(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Triumph(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Americana Books


Boss Man From Ogallala: Nebraska(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Land of Enchantment: New Mexico(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Savage Land: Texas(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fire and Ice: California(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Homeplace: Iowa(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
After the Storm: Colorado(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dangerous Masquerade: Alabama(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Night of the Cotillion: Georgia(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Valley of the Vapours: Arkansas(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Show Me: Missouri(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bluegrass King: Kentucky(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Lyon's Share: Illinois(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Widow and the Wastrel: Ohio(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Indy Man: Indiana(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Darling Jenny: Wyoming(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reilly's Woman: Nevada(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
To Tell the Truth: Oregon(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sonora Sundown: Arizona(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Big Sky Country: Montana(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beware of the Stranger: New York(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Giant of Mesabi: Minnesota(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Matchmakers: Delaware(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Green Mountain Man: Vermont(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Six White Horses: Oklahoma(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Summer Mahogany: Maine(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bride of the Delta Queen: Louisiana(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tidewater Lover: Virginia(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Strange Bedfellow: Rhode Island(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Low Country Liar: South Carolina(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For Mike's Sake: Washington(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sentimental Journey: Tennessee(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Land Called Deseret: Utah(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kona Winds: Hawaii(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
That Boston Man: Massachusetts(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bed of Grass: Maryland(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Thawing of a Mara: Pennsylvania(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mating Season: Kansas(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lord of the High Lonesome: North Dakota(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Southern Nights: Florida(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Enemy in Camp: Michigan(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Difficult Decision: Connecticut(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heart of Stone: New Hampshire(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
One of the Boys: New Jersey(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wild and Wonderful: West Virginia(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Tradition of Pride: Mississippi(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Travelling Kind: Idaho(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dakota Dreamin': South Dakota(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Northern Magic: Alaska(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
With a Little Luck: Wisconsin(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
That Carolina Summer: North Carolina(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Tylers Of Texas Books


Texas True(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Texas Tough(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bennetts Books


Christmas in Cowboy Country(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Something Extra(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sweet Promise(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Master Fiddler(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ivory Cane(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Rogue(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Touch the Wind(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nightway(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ride Thunder(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hostage Bride(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lancaster Men(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For the Love of God(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Foxfire Light(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Terms of Surrender(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wildcatter's Woman(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best Way to Lose(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mistletoe and Holly(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Second Time(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Separate Cabins(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Western Man(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Leftover Love(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Silver Wings Santiago Blue(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pride of Hannah Wade(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Glory Game(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Great Alone(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heiress(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rivals(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Masquerade(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tangled Vines(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Riding High(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Proud and the Free(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Legacies(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Healing Touch(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Notorious(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Castles in the Sand(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Capital Holiday(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Scrooge Wore Spurs(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Not Forgotten War(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Maybe This Christmas(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Because of You(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Can't Say Goodbye(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dance with Me(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Everything(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eve's Christmas(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Man of Mine(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Something More(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wearing White(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
With This Kiss(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Always with Love(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Cowboy Under My Christmas Tree(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Merry Christmas, Cowboy(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Long, Tall Christmas(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Marry Me, Cowboy!(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Unmasked(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Happy Holidays(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Americana Books


Dangerous Masquerade: AL(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Northern Magic: AK(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sonora Sundown: AZ(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Valley of the Vapours: AR(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fire and Ice: CA(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
After the Storm: CO(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Difficult Decision: CT(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Matchmakers: DE(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Southern Nights: FL(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Night of the Cotillion: GA(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kona Winds: HI(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Travelling Kind: ID(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Lyon's Share: IL(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Indy Man: IN(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Homeplace: IA(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mating Season: KS(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bluegrass King: KY(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bride of the Delta Queen: LA(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Summer Mahogany: ME(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bed of Grass: MD(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
That Boston Man: MA(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Enemy in Camp: MI(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Giant of Mesabi: MN(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Tradition of Pride: MS(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Show Me: MO(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Big Sky Country: MT(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Boss Man From Ogallala: NE(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reilly's Woman: NV(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heart of Stone: NH(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
One of the Boys: NJ(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Land of Enchantment: NM(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beware of the Stranger: NY(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
That Carolina Summer: NC(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lord of the High Lonesome: ND(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Widow and the Wastrel: OH(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Six White Horses: OK(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
To Tell the Truth: OR(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Thawing of a Mara: PA(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Strange Bedfellow: RI(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Low Country Liar: SC(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dakota Dreamin': SD(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sentimental Journey: TN(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Savage Land: TX(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Land Called Deseret: UT(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Green Mountain Man: VT(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tidewater Lover: VA(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For Mike's Sake: WA(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wild and Wonderful: WV(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
With a Little Luck: WI(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Darling Jenny: WY(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Marry Me, Cowboy! also has stories by Susan Fox, Anne McAllister and Margaret Way. Unmasked also has stories by Jennifer Blake and Elizabeth Gage.

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