Dr. Palfrey is a series of spy thriller novels by English author John Creasey. Dr. Palfrey is a spy and physician.

John Creasey began his Dr. Palfrey series in 1942 with the novel Traitor’s Doom. The series lasted 34 novels, concluding with The Whirlwind in 1979. Below is a list of John Creasey’s Dr. Palfrey books in order of when they were first released (which is the same as their chronological order):

Publication Order of Dr. Palfrey Books

Traitor's Doom(1942) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Legion of the Lost(1943) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Valley of Fear(1943) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dangerous Quest(1944) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Death in the Rising Sun(1945) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hounds of Vengeance(1945) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow of Doom(1946) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The House of the Bears(1946) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dark Harvest(1947) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wings of Peace(1948) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sons of Satan(1948) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dawn of Darkness(1949) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The League of Light(1949) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man Who Shook the World(1950) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Prophet of Fire(1951) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Children of Hate(1952) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Touch of Death(1954) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mists of Fear(1955) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Flood(1956) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Plague of Silence(1958) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Drought(1959) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Terror(1962) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Depths(1963) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sleep(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Inferno(1965) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Famine(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Blight(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Oasis(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Smog(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Unbegotten(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Insulators(1972) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Voiceless Ones(1973) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Thunder-Maker(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Whirlwind(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Notes: The Valley of Fear was also published as The Perilous Country. The Children of Hate was also released as The Killers of Innocence. The Drought is also titled Dry Spell.

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Dr. Palfrey Synopsis: Traitor’s Doom by John Creasey is the first book in the Dr. Palfrey series. Nazi Agents are at work in the neutral countries of Europe – attempting to subvert so as to provide further easy victims for the Third Reich. Dr. Palfrey and the “Rescue Squad” are faced with the challenge and danger of meeting this treachery and overcoming the full might of the German state in its quest for power. There is much standing against them, and they are likely to be uncovered and caught at any moment, but they must succeed as the fate of the allies may depend upon it.

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