Laurie R. King is an American novelist of detective fiction. Her two series include a mystery series featuring Mary Russell, an apprentice/partner of Sherlock Holmes and a contemporary series featuring San Francisco cop Kate Martinelli. She also has written several standalone novels.

Laurie R. King made her literary debut in 1993 with the Kate Martinelli novel A Grave Talent. Below is a list of all of Laurie R. King’s books in order of when they were originally published (with the chronological order also noted):

Publication Order of Kate Martinelli Books


A Grave Talent(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
To Play the Fool(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
With Child(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Night Work(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Art of Detection(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Books


The Beekeeper's Apprentice(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Monstrous Regiment of Women(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Letter of Mary(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Moor(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
O Jerusalem(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Justice Hall(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Game(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Locked Rooms(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Language of Bees(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The God of the Hive(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pirate King(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Garment of Shadows(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mrs. Hudson's Case(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dreaming Spies(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Marriage of Mary Russell(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Murder of Mary Russell(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Books

The events of O Jerusalem take place towards the end of The Beekeeper’s Apprentice.

Publication Order of Touchstone Books


Touchstone(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bones of Paris(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


A Darker Place(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Folly(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Keeping Watch(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Califia's Daughter(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories


Hellbender(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mila's Tale(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies


A Study in Sherlock(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


The Arvon Book of Crime and Thriller Writing(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: Califia’s Daughters was published under the nom de plume of Leigh Richards. A Study in Sherlock and In the Company of Sherlock Holmes were co-edited by Leslie S. Klinger.

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