Tess Monaghan is a fictional character created by American author Laura Lippman. She is the protagonist in a series of detective fiction novels set in Baltimore, Maryland. Tess started out working as a reporter, but has switched fields in favour of becoming a private investigator.

The Tess Monaghan character debuted in the novel Baltimore Blues, published in 1997. The series is ongoing. Below is a list of Laura Lippman’s Tess Monaghan books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order):

Publication Order of Tess Monaghan Books


Baltimore Blues(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Charm City(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Butchers Hill(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In Big Trouble(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sugar House(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In a Strange City(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Place(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
By a Spider's Thread(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
No Good Deeds(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Another Thing to Fall(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Girl in the Green Raincoat(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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