Mickey Spillane (1918-2006) was an American author of hardboiled crime fiction, most notably his Mike Hammer series. Over 225 million copies of his books have been sold worldwide and at one time, seven his books were in the top 15 in the list of all-time bestselling novels in the United States. At the time, his work had more sex and violence than was the norm. Following his death, his Mike Hammer character would be picked up by his friend Max Allan Collins.

Mickey Spillane became a published author in 1947 with the novel I, the Jury. The final novel he would write start-to-finish was Something Down There in 2003, with 2007’s Dead Street being finished by Collins. Below is a list of Mickey Spillane’s books (including books by Max Allan Collins based on his work) in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Mike Hammer Books

(with Max Allan Collins)

I, the Jury (1947)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
My Gun Is Quick (1950)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vengeance is Mine (1950)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
One Lonely Night (1951)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Big Kill (1951)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kiss Me, Deadly (1952)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Girl Hunters (1962)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Snake (1964)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Twisted Thing (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Body Lovers (1967)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Survival... Zero (1970)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Killing Man (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Black Alley (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Goliath Bone (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kiss Her Goodbye (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Big Bang (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lady, Go Die! (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Skin (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Complex 90 (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
King of the Weeds (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kill Me, Darling (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder Never Knocks (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Long Time Dead (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Will to Kill (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Killing Town (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder, My Love (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Masquerade for Murder (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Tiger Mann Books

Day of the Guns (1964)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bloody Sunrise (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Death Dealers (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The By-Pass Control (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Caleb York Books

(with Max Allan Collins)

The Legend of Caleb York (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Big Showdown (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bloody Spur (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Last Stage to Hell Junction (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hot Lead, Cold Justice (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shoot-Out at Sugar Creek (2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Long Wait (1951)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Deep (1961)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Delta Factor (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Erection Set (1972)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Cop Out (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Day the Sea Rolled Back (1979)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ship That Never Was (1982)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Something's Down There (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Street (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Consummata (With: Max Allan Collins) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Stand (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Me, Hood! (1963)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Flier (1964)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Return of the Hood (1964)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Killer Mine (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Tough Guys (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vintage Spillane (1974)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tomorrow I Die (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Books

(with Max Allan Collins)

Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer #1 (With: Max Allan Collins) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer #2 (With: Max Allan Collins) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bibliomysteries Books

The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
An Acceptable Sacrifice (By: Jeffery Deaver) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of Ghosts (By: Reed Farrel Coleman) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What's in a Name? (By: Thomas H. Cook) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
It's in the Book (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart) (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Travelling Companion (By: Ian Rankin) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Haze (By: James W. Hall) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale) (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pretty Little Box (By: Charles Todd) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Olen Butler) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Bibliomysteries Books

The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
An Acceptable Sacrifice (By: Jeffery Deaver)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of Ghosts (By: Reed Farrel Coleman)(2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)(2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)(2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)(2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What's in a Name? (By: Thomas H. Cook)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
It's in the Book(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates)(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Travelling Companion (By: Ian Rankin)(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler)(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)(2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pretty Little Box (By: Charles Todd)(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Olen Butler)(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

City Sleuths and Tough Guys(1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Private Eyes(1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Century of Great Suspense Stories(2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Century of Noir(2002)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Mystery Stories 2011(2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: As of The Goliath Bone, the Mike Hammer novels as well as the standalone novel The Consummata are co-authored (or ghostwritten) by Max Allan Collins. The Caleb York series was created by Spillane, but written by Max Allan Collins.

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