Jefferson Bass is not one person, but rather a pen name used by the team of Jon Jefferson and Dr. Bill Bass. Together, they co-author The Body Farm series. They started working together on a non-fiction book called Death’s Acre, the success of which caused them to collaborate on a crime fiction series involving real-life forensics.

Their collaborations in fiction began in 2006 with Carved in Bone. Below is a list of the Jefferson Bass novels in order of when they were originally published, which is also their chronological order:

Publication Order of Body Farm Books


Carved in Bone(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Flesh and Bone(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Devil's Bones(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bones of Betrayal(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bone Thief(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bone Yard(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Inquisitor's Key(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cut to the Bone(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Body Farm Novellas


Madonna and Corpse(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jordan's Stormy Banks(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Body Farm(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beyond the Body Farm(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: Inquistor’s Key was also published as The Bones of Avignon.

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