John Connolly is an Irish novelist of crime fiction novels, largely featuring private detective Charlie Parker. Connolly has also written several standalone novels – a few of which had been adapted to film – as well as some supernatural short stories. Connolly’s inspirations include James Lee Burke, Ed McBain and Ross Macdonald.

John Connolly first got published back in 1999 when he began the Charlie Parker series with Every Dead Thing. Since then, about a dozen Charlie Parker novels have been published. Below is a list of all of John Connolly’s novels in order of publication and chronological order:

Publication Order of Charlie Parker Books


Every Dead Thing(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dark Hollow(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Killing Kind(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White Road(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Black Angel(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Unquiet(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Reapers(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lovers(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Whisperers(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Burning Soul(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wrath of Angels(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wolf in Winter(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Samuel Johnson vs. The Devil Books


The Gates(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Infernals(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Creeps(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Chronicles Of The Invaders Books


Conquest(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Empire(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Bad Men(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of Lost Things(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Inherit the Dead(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: The Infernals was also published as Hell’s Bells. Inherit the Dead is a collaborative novel written with several other authors. The Chronicles of the Invaders series is co-authored by Jennifer Ridyard.

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  • DET

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