Walt Longmire is a fictional character created by American author Craig Johnson. He was created for Craig Johnson’s Walt Longmire novels, but has since moved onto his own TV series on A&E called “Longmire.” The series debuted to an amazing 4.1 million viewers, making it the #1 original series premiere of all time on the station.

The Walt Longmire series began with The Cold Dish, which was Craig Johnson’s debut as a novelist in 2004. Below is a list of Craig Johnson’s Walt Longmire books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order):

Publication Order of Walt Longmire Books


The Cold Dish(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death Without Company(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kindness Goes Unpunished(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Another Man's Moccasins(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dark Horse(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Junkyard Dogs(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hell is Empty(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Divorce Horse(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
As the Crow Flies(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Messenger(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Serpent's Tooth(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Spirit of Steamboat(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Any Other Name(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Walt Longmire Collections


Christmas in Absaroka County(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wait for Signs(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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  • Capoman

    I’ve been watching Longmire on A&E. I better check out the books.