John T. Lescroart is an American novelist who writes legal and crime thrillers centered around Dismas Hardy and his associates around him. The characters in his series books (Abe Glitsky, Wyatt Hunt and Gina Roake) commonly cross over to his others series, creating an entire connected universe of legal thrillers.

Lescroart has been writing since his 1981 debut Sunburn (a standalone novel), although most of his novels since that time have been series novels. Below is the order in which Lescroart’s published works have been released:

Publication Order of Auguste Lupa Books


Son of Holmes(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rasputin's Revenge(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dismas Hardy Books


Dead Irish(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Vig(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hard Evidence(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The 13th Juror(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mercy Rule(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nothing But The Truth(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hearing(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Oath(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The First Law(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Second Chair(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Motive(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Betrayal(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Plague of Secrets(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ophelia Cut(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Keeper(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Abe Glitsky Books


A Certain Justice(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Guilt(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Damage(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Keeper(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Wyatt Hunt Books


The Hunt Club(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Treasure Hunt(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hunter(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Sunburn(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Suspect(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: The events of the Abe Glitsky novel A Certain Justice take place between Part 4 and Part 5 of Guilt.

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