Pendergast Series

19 primary works • 22 total works
Aloysius X. L. Pendergast is an FBI agent. Praised as a “ruthless descendant of Holmes” (Publishers Weekly), Agent Pendergast has become one of crime fiction’s most endearing characters

Book # 2 (Reliquary) is the sequel of book # 1 (Relic)
Books 5, 6 & 7 are part of the Diogenes trilogy
Books 10, 11 & 12 are part of the Helen's trilogy

The standalone …

Book 1

Relic
4.02
· 90500 Ratings · 3329 Reviews · published 1995 · 118 editions
Just days before a massive exhibition opens at the…
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Book 2

Reliquary
4.01
· 38075 Ratings · 1416 Reviews · published 1997 · 10 editions
Hidden deep beneath Manhattan lies a warren of tun…
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Book 3

The Cabinet of Curiosities
4.25
· 40411 Ratings · 2169 Reviews · published 2002 · 86 editions
In downtown Manhattan, a gruesome discovery has ju…
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Book 4

Still Life With Crows
4.18
· 31064 Ratings · 1539 Reviews · published 2003 · 80 editions
A small Kansas town has turned into a killing grou…
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Book 5

Brimstone
4.13
· 33643 Ratings · 1232 Reviews · published 2004 · 83 editions
Behind the gates of a fabulous Hamptons estate, FB…
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Book 6

Dance of Death
4.16
· 27187 Ratings · 927 Reviews · published 2005 · 80 editions
Two brothers on opposite sides of the law battle i…
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Book 7

The Book of the Dead
4.14
· 30878 Ratings · 1179 Reviews · published 2006 · 75 editions
An FBI agent, rotting away in a high-security pris…
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Book 8

The Wheel of Darkness
3.93
· 25126 Ratings · 1205 Reviews · published 2007 · 79 editions
At a remote monastery in Tibet, a rare and dangero…
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Book 9

Cemetery Dance
4.00
· 23047 Ratings · 1240 Reviews · published 2009 · 65 editions
Pendergast-the world's most enigmatic FBI Special …
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Book 10

Fever Dream
4.09
· 29487 Ratings · 1557 Reviews · published 2010 · 57 editions
Yesterday, Special Agent Pendergast still mourned …
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Book 11

Cold Vengeance
4.08
· 21476 Ratings · 1424 Reviews · published 2011 · 57 editions
Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, …
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Book 12

Two Graves
4.03
· 20313 Ratings · 1677 Reviews · published 2012 · 52 editions

After his wife, Helen, is brazenly abducted before…
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Book 12.5

Extraction
3.98
· 6299 Ratings · 348 Reviews · published 2012 · 19 editions
From #1 New York Times bestselling authors Preston…
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Book 13

White Fire
4.07
· 21318 Ratings · 2094 Reviews · published 2013 · 52 editions
Special Agent Pendergast arrives at an exclusive C…
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Book 14

Blue Labyrinth
4.10
· 17934 Ratings · 1516 Reviews · published 2014 · 51 editions
Special Agent Pendergast-one of the most original,…
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Book 15

Crimson Shore
4.00
· 15715 Ratings · 1675 Reviews · published 2015 · 49 editions

A secret chamber.

A mysterious shipwreck.

A murder…

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Book 16

The Obsidian Chamber
3.96
· 13296 Ratings · 1290 Reviews · published 2016 · 46 editions
A TRAGIC DISAPPEARANCE
After a harrowing, otherworl…
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Book 17

City of Endless Night
4.06
· 14109 Ratings · 1447 Reviews · published 2018 · 44 editions
What begins as a manhunt for the missing daughter …
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Book 18

Verses for the Dead
4.21
· 10451 Ratings · 1140 Reviews · published 2018 · 31 editions
Preston & Child return with their #1 bestselling s…
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Book 18.5

The Strange Case of Monsieur Bertin
4.13
· 350 Ratings · 51 Reviews · 3 editions
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Book 19

Crooked River
4.33
· 6681 Ratings · 725 Reviews · published 2020 · 16 editions

Before he can return to New York from Miami, Speci…

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Book 5-7

The Diogenes Trilogy: Brimstone, Dance of Death, and The Book of the Dead
Now, available for the first time together in a si…
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