Andy Carpenter is the protaganist of a series of legal thriller novels written by American author David Rosenfelt. Carpenter is a lawyer with a love for dogs. Andy and his dog Tara solve cases as a team, saving the lives of both humans and dogs.

The Andy Carpenter series began in 2002 with Open and Shut. Since that time, there has been an addition to the series nearly every year. Below is a list of David Rosenfelt’s Andy Carpenter books in order of when they were originally published (which is also their chronological order):

Publication Order of Andy Carpenter Books


Open and Shut(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
First Degree(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bury the Lead(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sudden Death(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Center(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Play Dead(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
New Tricks(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dog Tags(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
One Dog Night(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Leader of the Pack(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Unleashed(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hounded(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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