Christopher Fowler is an English author of thrillers, horror, mysteries and satire. He is best known for his Bryant and May series. Several of his novels have been bestsellers and have been optioned by Hollywood names like Guillermo Del Toro and Jude Law.

Christopher Fowler’s first published work of fiction was a short story collection titled The Bureau of Lost Souls (titled More City Jitters in the USA) in 1984. His first novel would be published in 1988, titled Roofworld. Below is a list of Christopher Fowler’s books in order of when they were first released:

Publication Order of Bryant & May: Peculiar Crimes Unit Books

Full Dark House (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Water Room (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Seventy-Seven Clocks (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Ten Second Staircase (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
White Corridor (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Victoria Vanishes (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Bryant & May on the Loose (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Off the Rails (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Memory of Blood (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Bryant & May's Mystery Tour (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Invisible Code (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Bleeding Heart (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Secret Santa (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Burning Man (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Strange Tide (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Wild Chamber (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Hall of Mirrors (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Lonely Hour (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
England’s Finest (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Oranges and Lemons (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
London Bridge Is Falling Down (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Bryant & May's Mystery Tour is a novella set between On the Loose and Off the Rails.

Publication Order of Bryant & May Collections

London's Glory (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
England’s Finest (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Bryant & May Graphic Novels

The Casebook of Bryant & May: The Soho Devil (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Bryant & May Companion Books

Peculiar London (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Hellion Books

The Curse of Snakes (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

(with James Oswald, Jane Casey)

Wage Slaves (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Green Man (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
American Waitress (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Spider Kiss (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Beautiful Men (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
#ChooseThePlot (With: James Oswald,Jane Casey) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Bryant & May and the Nameless Woman (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Reconciliation Day (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Washing (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

The Bureau of Lost Souls (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
City Jitters (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
More City Jitters (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Flesh Wounds (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Sharper Knives (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Personal Demons (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Uncut (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Devil in Me (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Demonized (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Old Devil Moon (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Red Gloves (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Red Gloves Volume I & II (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Graphic Novels

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

How to Impersonate Famous People (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Ultimate Party Book (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Paperboy (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Invisible Ink (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Film Freak (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book of Forgotten Authors (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Bibliomysteries Books

The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
An Acceptable Sacrifice (By: Jeffery Deaver) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book of Ghosts (By: Reed Farrel Coleman) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
What's in a Name? (By: Thomas H. Cook) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
It's in the Book (By: Mickey Spillane) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Travelling Companion (By: Ian Rankin) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Reconciliation Day (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Haze (By: James W. Hall) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Pretty Little Box (By: Charles Todd) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Olen Butler) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Chronological Order of Bibliomysteries Books

The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
An Acceptable Sacrifice (By: Jeffery Deaver)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book of Ghosts (By: Reed Farrel Coleman)(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
What's in a Name? (By: Thomas H. Cook)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
It's in the Book (By: Mickey Spillane)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Travelling Companion (By: Ian Rankin)(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Reconciliation Day(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Pretty Little Box (By: Charles Todd)(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Olen Butler)(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler)(2020)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards)(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger)(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson)(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Sherlock Holmes Gaslight Books

(with Fred Saberhagen, Lawrence C. Connolly, J.R. Campbell, Tony Richards, Paul Kane, Stephen Volk, Kevin Cockle, Jeff Campbell, Charles Prepolec, Tom English, Simon K. Unsworth)

Gaslight Gothic: Strange Tales of Sherlock Holmes (By: Charles Prepolec) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Gaslight Ghouls: Uneasy Tales of Sherlock Holmes, Monsters and Madmen (By: J.R. Campbell) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Zombie Apocalypse! Books

The Mammoth Book of Zombie Apocalypse! Fightback (By: Stephen Jones) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Zombie Apocalypse! Horror Hospital (By: Mark Morris) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Zombie Apocalypse! Washington Deceased (By: Lisa Morton) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Zombie Apocalypse! End Game (By: Stephen Jones) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Zombie Apocalypse! Acapulcalypse Now (By: Stephen Jones,Alison Littlewood) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Humdrumming Book of Horror Stories Books

(with Garry Douglas Kilworth, Conrad Williams, Mark Morris, Tim Lebbon, Guy Adams, Simon Strantzas, Gary McMahon, Sarah Pinborough, Rhys Hughes, Gary Fry, John Travis, Michael Kelly, James Cooper, Davin Ireland, Andrew Jury, Carol Weekes, Ian Alexander Martin)

The First Humdrumming Book of Horror Stories (By: Garry Douglas Kilworth,Mark Morris,Guy Adams,Simon Strantzas,Gary McMahon,Rhys Hughes,Gary Fry,John Travis,Michael Kelly,James Cooper,Davin Ireland,Carol Weekes,Ian Alexander Martin) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Second Humdrumming Book of Horror Stories (With: Conrad Williams,Mark Morris,Tim Lebbon,Guy Adams,Simon Strantzas,Gary McMahon,Sarah Pinborough,Rhys Hughes,Gary Fry,John Travis,Michael Kelly,James Cooper,Davin Ireland,Andrew Jury,Carol Weekes,Ian Alexander Martin) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Second Humdrumming Book of Horror Stories (By: Ian Alexander Martin) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Publication Order of Pan Book of Horror Stories Books

The Pan Book of Horror Stories (1959)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Second Pan Book of Horror Stories (1960)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Third Pan Book of Horror Stories (1962)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Sixth Pan Book of Horror Stories (1965)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 7th Pan Book of Horror Stories (1966)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Eighth Pan Book of Horror Stories (1967)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Eleventh Pan Book of Horror Stories (1970)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 13th Pan Book of Horror Stories (1972)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 16th Pan Book of Horror Stories (1975)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 19th Pan Book of Horror Stories (1978)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 20th Pan Book of Horror Stories (1979)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The 21st Pan Book of Horror Stories (1980)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Anthologies

Drabble II: Double Century(1990)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Vampires(1992)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Giant Book of Zombies(1993)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 4(1993)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Zombies(1993)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Giant Book of Terror(1994)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 5(1994)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark Terrors(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 7(1996)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark Terrors 3(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Destination Unknown(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Secret City(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark of the Night(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 8(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Dracula(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark Terrors 4(1998)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Eleventh Annual Collection(1998)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 9(1998)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 10(1999)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark Terrors 5(2000)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Urban Gothic: Lacuna and Other Trips(2001)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, #12(2001)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Stranger: Dark Tales of Eerie Encounters(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 13(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark Terrors 6(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Fifteenth Annual Collection(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Sixteenth Annual Collection(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of New Terror(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, Vol. 15(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Shrouded by Darkness: Tales of Terror(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The British Fantasy Society: A Celebration(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 18(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Summer Chills(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Monsters(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 19(2008)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 20(2009)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Best British Crime 7(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Sounds Of Crime(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Back from the Dead: The Legacy of the Pan Book of Horror Stories(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Zombie Apocalypse!(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The End of the Line(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Visitants(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Crimewave 11(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Haunts: Reliquaries of the Dead(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
House of Fear(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Full Fathom Forty(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Three(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Gaslight Arcanum: Uncanny Tales of Sherlock Holmes(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 22(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Body Horror(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Pandemonium: Stories of the Smoke(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Four For Fear(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Mammoth Books Presents Demonic Dreams(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Best New Horror 23(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Magic: An Anthology of the Esoteric and Arcane(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Dark World: Ghost Stories(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Fearie Tales(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Flotsam Fantastique: The Souvenir Book of World Fantasy Convention 2013(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Psychomania: Killer Stories(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Kneeling in the Silver Light: Stories from the Great War(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Interzone 258, May-June 2015(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Future of Horror(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Monstrous(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Darker Terrors 7(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
In the Footsteps of Dracula(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Invisible Blood(2019)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
The Mammoth Book of Folk Horror(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Body Shocks(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon.com
Reports from the Deep End(2023)Description / Buy at Amazon.com

Note: The Bureau of Lost Souls was published as More City Jitters in the United States.

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