Laurell K. Hamilton is an American author who is best known for her Anita Blake series. She also writes the Merry Gentry series. The genres she writes in include horror, science fiction, fantasy, romance and erotica. She has written over 20 Anita Blake books, several Merry Gentry books, plus a few standalone novels including one Star Trek: The Next Generation novel. She has also written a spin-off comic book series for her Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter series.

Hamilton’s first novel was Nightseer – a standalone novel – and was published in 1992. Below is a list of Laurell K. Hamilton’s novels in order of when they originally released (which is also their chronological order):

Publication Order of Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Books

Guilty Pleasures (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Laughing Corpse (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Circus of the Damned (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lunatic Cafe (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bloody Bones (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Killing Dance (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Burnt Offerings (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blue Moon (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Obsidian Butterfly (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Narcissus in Chains (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cerulean Sins (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Incubus Dreams (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Micah (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Danse Macabre (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Harlequin (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blood Noir (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Skin Trade (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Flirt (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bullet (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hit List (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beauty (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kiss the Dead (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Affliction (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dancing (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jason (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Ice (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crimson Death (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wounded (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Serpentine (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sucker Punch (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rafael (2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Collections

Strange Candy (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Graphic Novels

The First Death (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Guilty Pleasures (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Laughing Corpse (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: Circus of the Damned Graphic Novels

The Charmer (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ingenue (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Scoundrel (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: The Laughing Corpse Graphic Novels

Animator (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Executioner (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Necromancer (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Merry Gentry Books

A Kiss of Shadows (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Caress of Twilight (2002)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Seduced by Moonlight (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Stroke of Midnight (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mistral's Kiss (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Lick of Frost (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Swallowing Darkness (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Divine Misdemeanors (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Shiver of Light (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Nightseer (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Club Vampyre (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Ardeur (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Ravenloft Books

Knight of the Black Rose (By: James Lowder) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vampire of the Mists (By: Christie Golden) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dance Of The Dead (By: Christie Golden) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heart of Midnight (By: J. Robert King) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Carnival of Fear (By: J. Robert King) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Enemy Within (By: Christie Golden) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mordenheim (By: Chet Williamson) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tales of Ravenloft (By: Brian M. Thomsen) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Scholar of Decay (By: Tanya Huff) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death of a Darklord (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
King of the Dead (By: Gene DeWeese) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lord of the Necropolis (By: Gene DeWeese) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
I, Strahd (By: P.N. Elrod) (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Spectre of the Black Rose (By: Voronica Whitney-Robinson,James Lowder) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Black Crusade (By: Ari Marmell) (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heaven's Bones (By: Samantha Henderson) (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The War Against Azalin (By: P.N. Elrod) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Zaniel Havelock Books

A Terrible Fall of Angels (2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Star Trek: The Next Generation (Numbered) Books

Ghost Ship (By: Diane Carey) (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Peacekeepers (By: Gene DeWeese) (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Children of Hamlin (By: ) (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Survivors (By: Jean Lorrah) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Strike Zone (By: Peter David) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Power Hungry (By: ) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Masks (By: John Vornholt) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Captain's Honor (By: ) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Call to Darkness (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Rock and a Hard Place (By: Peter David) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Gulliver's Fugitives (By: ) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Doomsday World (By: Peter David,,Robert Greenberger,Michael Jan Friedman) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Eyes of the Beholders (By: A.C. Crispin) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Exiles (By: ) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fortune's Light (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Contamination (By: John Vornholt) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Boogeymen (By: Mel Gilden) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Q-in-Law (By: Peter David) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Perchance to Dream (By: ) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Spartacus (By: Terry Mancour) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chains of Command (By: Bill McCay) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Imbalance (By: ) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
War Drums (By: John Vornholt) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nightshade (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Grounded (By: David Bischoff) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Romulan Prize (By: Simon Hawke) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Guises of the Mind (By: ) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Here There Be Dragons (By: John Peel) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sins of Commission (By: Susan Wright) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Debtors' Planet (By: ) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Foreign Foes (By: Dave Galanter) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Requiem (By: Michael Jan Friedman,Kevin Ryan) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Balance of Power (By: Dafydd ab Hugh) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blaze of Glory (By: Simon Hawke) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Romulan Stratagem (By: Robert Greenberger) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Into the Nebula (By: Gene DeWeese) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Stand (By: ) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dragon's Honor (By: Greg Cox,Kij Johnson) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rogue Saucer (By: John Vornholt) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Possession (By: ,J.M. Dillard) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Infiltrator (By: ) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Fury Scorned (By: Pamela Sargent) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sins of Commission (By: Susan Wright) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Death of Princes (By: John Peel) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Intellivore (By: Diane Duane) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
To Storm Heaven (By: Esther M. Friesner) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dyson Sphere (By: George Zebrowski) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Forgotten War (By: William R. Forstchen) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tooth and Claw (By: Doranna Durgin) (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Diplomatic Implausibility (By: Keith R.A. DeCandido) (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

Out of this World(2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cravings(2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bite(2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Never After(2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ravens in the Library: Magic in the Bard's Name(2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fantastic Hope(2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Mageverse series is co-authored with Charlaine Harris, MaryJanice Davidson, Angela Knight and Vickie Taylor. The First Death is co-authored with Jonathon Green. The graphic novels Guilty Pleasures and The Laughing Corpse are co-written by Jessica Ruffner and Stacie Ritchie. Circus of the Damned: The Charmer was co-authored with Jessica Booth. Fantastic Hope was co-edited by William McCaskey.

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One Response to “Order of Laurell K. Hamilton Books”

  1. Helen Hawkins: 2 years ago

    WHEN WILL THE NEXT ANITA BLAKE BOOK BE RELEASED?

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