Complete Book List

Download Laurie’s complete book list in PDF format by clicking here. Or download a gorgeous color one-sheet with the covers of the first twenty Laurie R. King books.

Novels (listed in reverse order)

The Russell Books: The Stuyvesant & Grey Books:
14. The Murder of Mary Russell (2016) 2. The Bones of Paris (2013)
13. Dreaming Spies (2015) 1. Touchstone (2008)
12. Garment of Shadows (2012)
11. Pirate King (2011) The Martinelli Books:
Beekeeping for Beginners (2011)
(an e-novella)
5. The Art of Detection (2006)
10. The God of the Hive (2010) 4. Night Work(2000)
9. The Language of Bees(2009) 3. With Child (1996)
8. Locked Rooms (2005) 2. To Play the Fool (1995)
7. The Game (2004) 1. A Grave Talent (1993)
6. Justice Hall (2002)
5. O Jerusalem (1999) Stand-alone novels:
4. The Moor (1998) Califia’s Daughters (2004)
3. A Letter of Mary (1997) Keeping Watch (2003)
2. A Monstrous Regiment of Women (1995) Folly (2001)
1. The Beekeeper’s Apprentice (1994) A Darker Place (1999)


Original e-books and reprints are collected here.


Anthology Contributions

Co-editor, Echoes of Sherlock Holmes, with Leslie S. Klinger, Pegasus (2016)
Co-editor, In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, with Leslie S. Klinger, Pegasus (2014) ISBN: 1605986585
Co-editor, A Study in Sherlock, with Leslie Klinger, Random House & Poisoned Pen Press (2011) ISBN: 9780345529930
“The Thief” in In the Shadow of the Master, ed. Michael Connelly, HarperCollins (2009) ISBN: 9780061690396
“The House” in Unusual Suspects, ed. Dana Stabenow, Ace Trade (2008) ISBN: 9780441016372
“The Fool” in The Blue Religion, ed. Michael Connelly (2008) ISBN: 0316012513
“Cat’s Paw” in Murder at the Foul Line, ed. Otto Penzler, Mysterious Press (2006) ISBN: 9780892960163
“The Salt Pond” in Wild Crimes, ed. Dana Stabenow, Signet (2004) ISBN: 9780451212863
“Weaving the Dark” in Thrilling Tales, ed. Michael Chabon, Vintage (2004) ISBN: 9781400033393
“Paleta Man” in Irreconcilable Differences, ed. Lia Matera, HarperCollins (2001) ISBN: 9780061097331
Chapter 13 in Naked Came the Phoenix, St. Martin’s Minotaur (2001) ISBN: 9780312251949
“Mrs. Hudson’s Case” in Crime Through Time, eds. Monfredo and Newman (1997)


Not in Kansas Anymore, TOTO, co-authored with Barbara Peters (2015), Poisoned Pen Press
Writes of Passage, ed. Hank Phillipi Ryan, Sisters in Crime (2014)
Crime & Thriller Writing: A Writers’ & Artists’ Companion, co-author with Michelle Spring (2013) ISBN: 9781472523938
My Bookstore, ed. Ronald Rice, Black Dog & Levanthal (2012) 9781579129101
Books to Die For, ed. John Connolly and Declan Burke, Atria/Emily Bestler Books (2012) 978-1451696578
Introduction, The Grand Game, Volumes 1 (2011) and 2 (2012), The Baker Street Journal ISBN: 9780979555084
Introduction to The House of the Baskervilles, Modern Library Edition (2002) ISBN: 978-0812966060
“The Past is a Foreign Country”, Writing Mysteries, ed. Sue Grafton/Jan Burke, Writer’s Digest Books (2002) ISBN 978-1582971025
Intro to Criminal Kabbalah, edited by Lawrence Raphael, Jewish Lights (2002) ISBN 978-1580231091