The Matthew Hope series is by American author Ed McBain (also known as Evan Hunter). Matthew Hope is a transplanted New Yorker now living in Calusa, Florida and is practicing law.

The series started with Goldilocks in 1978 and continued until The Last Best Hope in 1998. There are 12 books in Ed McBain’s Matthew Hope series of novels. Below is a list of all of the Matthew Hope books in order of when they were originally released.

Publication Order of Matthew Hope Books


Goldilocks(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rumpelstiltskin(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beauty & The Beast(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jack & The Beanstalk(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Snow White & Rose Red(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cinderella(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Puss in Boots(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The House that Jack Built(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Three Blind Mice(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mary, Mary(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
There Was A Little Girl(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Gladly The Cross-Eyed Bear(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Best Hope(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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