Pendergast Series

20 primary works • 23 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
4.04
· 100049 Ratings · 3709 Reviews · published 1995 · 130 editions
Just days before a massive exhibition opens at the…
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Book 2

Reliquary
4.02
· 43392 Ratings · 1548 Reviews · published 1997 · 82 editions
Hidden deep beneath Manhattan lies a warren of tun…
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Book 3

The Cabinet of Curiosities
4.24
· 46150 Ratings · 2351 Reviews · published 2002 · 87 editions
In downtown Manhattan, a gruesome discovery has ju…
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Book 4

Still Life With Crows
4.17
· 36150 Ratings · 1702 Reviews · published 2003 · 80 editions
A small Kansas town has turned into a killing grou…
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Book 5

Brimstone
4.13
· 38321 Ratings · 1339 Reviews · published 2004 · 83 editions
Art critic Jeremy Grove is found dead, his face fr…
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Book 6

Dance of Death
4.16
· 31746 Ratings · 1023 Reviews · published 2005 · 82 editions
Two brothers on opposite sides of the law battle i…
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Book 7

The Book of the Dead
4.13
· 35505 Ratings · 1270 Reviews · published 2006 · 76 editions
An FBI agent, rotting away in a high-security pris…
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Book 8

The Wheel of Darkness
3.94
· 29545 Ratings · 1287 Reviews · published 2007 · 79 editions
At a remote monastery in Tibet, a rare and dangero…
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Book 9

Cemetery Dance
4.01
· 27396 Ratings · 1327 Reviews · published 2009 · 66 editions
Pendergast-the world's most enigmatic FBI Special …
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Book 10

Fever Dream
4.09
· 33808 Ratings · 1616 Reviews · published 2010 · 57 editions
Yesterday, Special Agent Pendergast still mourned …
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Book 11

Cold Vengeance
4.08
· 25640 Ratings · 1484 Reviews · published 2011 · 59 editions
Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, …
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Book 12

Two Graves
4.04
· 24464 Ratings · 1729 Reviews · published 2012 · 53 editions

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

Extraction
3.98
· 6887 Ratings · 374 Reviews · published 2012 · 19 editions
From #1 New York Times bestselling authors Preston…
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Book 13

White Fire
4.08
· 25719 Ratings · 2197 Reviews · published 2013 · 53 editions
Special Agent Pendergast arrives at an exclusive C…
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Book 14

Blue Labyrinth
4.09
· 22232 Ratings · 1603 Reviews · published 2014 · 54 editions
Special Agent Pendergast-one of the most original,…
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Book 15

Crimson Shore
4.01
· 17302 Ratings · 1765 Reviews · published 2015 · 49 editions

A secret chamber.

A mysterious shipwreck.

A murder…

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Book 16

The Obsidian Chamber
3.97
· 14881 Ratings · 1378 Reviews · published 2016 · 48 editions
A TRAGIC DISAPPEARANCE
After a harrowing, otherworl…
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Book 17

City of Endless Night
4.07
· 16272 Ratings · 1595 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
· 13085 Ratings · 1334 Reviews · published 2018 · 41 editions
Preston & Child return with their #1 bestselling s…
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Book 18.5

The Strange Case of Monsieur Bertin
4.09
· 455 Ratings · 61 Reviews · published 2019 · 3 editions
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Book 19

Crooked River
4.28
· 12839 Ratings · 1260 Reviews · published 2020 · 31 editions
#1 New York Times bestselling authors Doug Preston…
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Book 20

Bloodless
4.14
· 4603 Ratings · 627 Reviews · published 2021 · 14 editions
Agent Pendergast faces his most unexpected challen…
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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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