Inspector Frederick Troy is the protagonist in a series of historical crime fiction novels by American novelist John Lawton. Although we know Inspector Troy’s first name is Frederick, he prefers not to be addressed as such, disliking any form of his given name. Inspector Troy is an investigator on Scotland Yard’s murder squad. The series starts out during World War II. The film rights for the series have been optioned by Columbia Pictures.

The Inspector Troy series began in 1995 with Black Out. The series is currently ongoing. Below is a list of John Lawton’s Inspector Troy books, sorted both by year of publication and in chronological order:

Publication Order of Inspector Troy Books


Black Out(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Old Flames(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Little White Death(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Riptide(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blue Rondo(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Second Violin(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Lily of the Field(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Inspector Troy Books


Riptide(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Black Out(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Old Flames(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Little White Death(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blue Rondo(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Second Violin(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Lily of the Field(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Riptide was published in the United States as Bluffing Mr. Churchill. Blue Rondo was published in the USA as Flesh Wounds.

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