The Dresden Files Series

17 primary works • 54 total works
The Dresden Files are Jim Butcher’s first published series, telling the story of Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden, Chicago’s first (and only) Wizard P.I.

Note: Each book is its own story with a start and an ending. However, they should be read in order, as each one references previous books heavily.

See also:
The Dresden Files Omnibus
The Dresden…

Book 0.1

Restoration of Faith
4.00
· 4166 Ratings · 201 Reviews · published 2004 · 2 editions
A short story of the Dresden Files.

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Book 1

Storm Front
4.00
· 282284 Ratings · 15834 Reviews · published 2000 · 93 editions
HARRY DRESDEN — WIZARD

Lost Items Found. Paranormal…
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Book 2

Fool Moon
4.02
· 155479 Ratings · 6998 Reviews · published 2001 · 5 editions
Harry Dresden--Wizard
Lost Items Found. Paranormal …
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Book 2.5 - B Is for Bigfoot

Under My Hat: Tales from the Cauldron
3.90
· 2476 Ratings · 261 Reviews · published 2012 · 13 editions
Broomsticks.
Black Cats.
Pointy Hats.


They can mean o…

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Book 3

Grave Peril
4.17
· 133489 Ratings · 5302 Reviews · published 2001 · 70 editions
An alternative cover edition with a different page…
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Book 4

Summer Knight
4.29
· 122656 Ratings · 4133 Reviews · published 2002 · 4 editions
For the 1st printing edition of this ISBN, see her…
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Book 5

Death Masks
4.31
· 112728 Ratings · 3277 Reviews · published 2003 · 3 editions
Harry Dresden, Chicago's only practicing professio…
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Book 5.5

Vignette
4.06
· 3516 Ratings · 122 Reviews · published 2008 · 2 editions
A short story of the Dresden Files. Bob and Harry …
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Book 6

Blood Rites
4.32
· 106646 Ratings · 2984 Reviews · published 2004 · 7 editions
For Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wiz…
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Book 6.5 - I was a Teenage Bigfoot

Blood Lite III: Aftertaste
3.78
· 1681 Ratings · 148 Reviews · published 2012 · 6 editions
The third book in the hilarious and horrifying nat…
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Book 7

Dead Beat
4.43
· 103437 Ratings · 3396 Reviews · published 2005 · 31 editions
When a killer vampire threatens to destroy head of…
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Book 7.5 - Something Borrowed

My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding
3.78
· 13198 Ratings · 539 Reviews · published 2006 · 13 editions
Werewolves, vampires, witches, voodoo, Elvis---and…
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Book 8

Proven Guilty
4.41
· 100763 Ratings · 2710 Reviews · published 2006 · 33 editions
There's no love lost between Harry Dresden, the on…
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Book 9

White Night
4.40
· 100047 Ratings · 2383 Reviews · published 2007 · 37 editions
The inspiration for the Sci Fi channel television …
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Book 9.2 - It's My Birthday, Too

Many Bloody Returns
3.73
· 13527 Ratings · 569 Reviews · published 2007 · 25 editions
Never-before-published vampire stories by Charlain…
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Book 9.3 - Heorot

My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon
3.82
· 6620 Ratings · 264 Reviews · published 2007 · 11 editions
Nine popular fantasy and paranormal romance author…
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Book 9.5

Mike
3.81
· 135 Ratings · 13 Reviews · published 2020 · 1 edition
Storm Front was first published April 1st, 2000, w…
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Book 10

Small Favor
4.44
· 92233 Ratings · 2430 Reviews · published 2008 · 6 editions
THE New York Times Bestseller

Harry Dresden's life …
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Book 10.1 - Harry's Day Off

Blood Lite
3.66
· 7977 Ratings · 437 Reviews · published 2008 · 11 editions
The Horror Writers Association Presents Blood Lite…
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Book 10.3 - The Warrior

Mean Streets
4.01
· 9705 Ratings · 432 Reviews · published 2009 · 22 editions
Jim Butcher delivers a hard-boiled tale in which H…
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Book 10.4

Backup
4.13
· 9229 Ratings · 450 Reviews · published 2008 · 1 edition
Let's get something clear right up front. I'm not …
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Book 10.6 - Last Call

Strange Brew
3.86
· 10634 Ratings · 601 Reviews · published 2009 · 11 editions
Today's hottest urban fantasy authors come togethe…
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Book 10.7 - Curses

Naked City
3.74
· 5036 Ratings · 423 Reviews · published 2011 · 13 editions

In this thrilling collection of original stories, …

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Book 10.7 - Curses

Magic City: Recent Spells
3.81
· 377 Ratings · 79 Reviews · published 2014 · 3 editions
Bright lights, big city... magic spells, witchcraf…
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Book 10.9

Our World
4.34
· 1194 Ratings · 19 Reviews · published 2010 · 3 editions
Step Into Our World We are wizards, cops, mechanic…
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Book 11

Turn Coat
4.44
· 86447 Ratings · 2693 Reviews · published 2009 · 5 editions
Accused of treason against the Wizards of the Whit…
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Book 11.1

Journal
4.14
· 28 Ratings · 6 Reviews · 1 edition
A little insight into what was going on in Morgan’…
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Book 11.5 - Love Hurts

Songs of Love and Death: All-Original Tales of Star-Crossed Love
Songs of Love and Death: All Original Tales of Sta…
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Book 11.5

Love Hurts
4.17
· 2138 Ratings · 50 Reviews · published 2011 · 2 editions
An e-book short story by New York Times bestsellin…
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Book 11.6 - Even Hand

Beyond the Pale
3.72
· 300 Ratings · 42 Reviews · published 2014 · 4 editions
Beyond the Pale is an anthology of fantasy, urban …
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Book 11.6 - Even Hand

Dark and Stormy Knights
3.93
· 6153 Ratings · 441 Reviews · published 2010 · 12 editions
9 stories from the hottest writers in paranormal f…
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Book 11.6 - Even Hand

Urban Enemies
3.59
· 1349 Ratings · 270 Reviews · published 2017 · 6 editions
Villains have all the fun—everyone knows that—and …
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Book 11.8 - Bigfoot on Campus

Hex Appeal
3.88
· 5310 Ratings · 449 Reviews · published 2012 · 8 editions
Fall under the intoxicating spell of their hex app…
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Book 11.8

Working for Bigfoot
4.26
· 7928 Ratings · 576 Reviews · published 2014 · 12 editions
"B is for Bigfoot" takes place between Fool Moon a…
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Book 12

Changes
4.49
· 98315 Ratings · 3975 Reviews · published 2010 · 5 editions
Long ago, Susan Rodriguez was Harry Dresden's love…
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Book 12.1

Goodbye
4.25
· 44 Ratings · 7 Reviews · published 2020 · 1 edition
Microfiction #3
Concurrent with the end of Changes …
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Book 12.5

Side Jobs
4.26
· 47933 Ratings · 2077 Reviews · published 2010 · 20 editions
Here, together for the first time, are the shorter…
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Book 13

Ghost Story
4.25
· 82139 Ratings · 4236 Reviews · published 2011 · 29 editions
When we last left the mighty wizard detective Harr…
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Book 13.1

Dangerous Women
3.68
· 11424 Ratings · 1724 Reviews · published 2013 · 29 editions
The Dangerous Women anthology contains following s…
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Book 14

Cold Days
4.49
· 83062 Ratings · 4640 Reviews · published 2012 · 23 editions
You can't keep a good wizard down - even when he w…
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Book 14.5 - Cold Case

Shadowed Souls
3.78
· 3352 Ratings · 464 Reviews · published 2016 · 10 editions
In this dark and gritty collection—featuring short…
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Book 15

Skin Game
4.57
· 68612 Ratings · 4604 Reviews · published 2014 · 3 editions
Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard,…
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Book 15.1

Brief Cases
4.41
· 13194 Ratings · 1451 Reviews · published 2018 · 4 editions
Brief Cases is the sequel anthology of Side Jobs, …
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Book 15.2

Job Placement
4.13
· 61 Ratings · 5 Reviews · published 2020 · 1 edition
Spoilers for the short story “Bigfoot on Campus,” …
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Book 15.6 - Jury Duty

Unbound
3.95
· 701 Ratings · 74 Reviews · published 2015 · 8 editions
Not bound, as a book. Free.

Like Unfettered befor…
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Book 15.7 - Day One

Unfettered II: New Tales By Masters of Fantasy
3.91
· 738 Ratings · 77 Reviews · published 2016 · 5 editions
Life can kick us when we are down.

In Shawn Speakma…
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Book 16

Peace Talks
4.28
· 11752 Ratings · 1685 Reviews · published 2020 · 15 editions
HARRY DRESDEN IS BACK AND READY FOR ACTION, in the…
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Book 16.1

Christmas Eve
4.43
· 566 Ratings · 68 Reviews · published 2018 · 2 editions
Jim wrote a new short story, Christmas Eve, as a g…
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Book 17

Battle Ground
4.48
· 357 Ratings · 35 Reviews · expected publication 2020 · 6 editions
THINGS ARE ABOUT TO GET SERIOUS FOR HARRY DRESDEN,…
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Book 1-4

Storm Front / Fool Moon / Grave Peril / Summer Knight
Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden is the Chicag…
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Book 1-6

The Dresden Files Collection 1-6
4.57
· 2655 Ratings · 70 Reviews · published 2006 · 4 editions
The Dresden Files Collection 1-6

The first six nove…