Black Dagger Brotherhood Series

20 primary works • 33 total works
There are three spinoffs of Black Dagger Brotherhood series: they are Black Dagger Legacy, Black Dagger Brotherhood Prison Camp, and Lair of the Wolven. They all actually runs parallel – read within Black Dagger Brotherhood by publication date.

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Also known as:
*German: Black Dagger
*French: La Confré…

Book 1

Dark Lover
4.16
· 307052 Ratings · 13574 Reviews · published 2005 · 83 editions
(Black Dagger Brotherhood, #1)

The only purebred va…
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Book 2

Lover Eternal
4.33
· 179119 Ratings · 6800 Reviews · published 2006 · 2 editions
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York,…
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Book 3

Lover Awakened
4.43
· 167103 Ratings · 7141 Reviews · published 2006 · 61 editions
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York,…
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Book 4

Lover Revealed
4.29
· 126868 Ratings · 4695 Reviews · published 2007 · 60 editions
Butch O'Neal is a fighter by nature. A hard-living…
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Book 5

Lover Unbound
4.31
· 125092 Ratings · 5022 Reviews · published 2007 · 58 editions
The ruthless and brilliant brother Vishous possess…
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Book 6

Lover Enshrined
4.11
· 110091 Ratings · 4403 Reviews · published 2008 · 57 editions
In this "frighteningly addictive" paranormal ro…
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Book 6.5

Father Mine
4.45
· 40467 Ratings · 1501 Reviews · published 2008 · 11 editions
Librarian Note: Alternate/new cover edition of ASI…
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Book 6.5

The Black Dagger Brotherhood: An Insider's Guide
4.32
· 29714 Ratings · 1071 Reviews · published 2008 · 7 editions
Prepare to enter the dark, passionate world of the…
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Book 7

Lover Avenged
4.36
· 108844 Ratings · 4068 Reviews · published 2009 · 55 editions
Rehvenge has always kept his distance from the Bro…
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Book 8

Lover Mine
4.38
· 106813 Ratings · 4329 Reviews · published 2010 · 53 editions
John Matthew has come a long way since he was foun…
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Book 9

Lover Unleashed
4.27
· 88083 Ratings · 4139 Reviews · published 2011 · 50 editions
Number-one New York Times best-selling author J.R.…
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Book 10

Lover Reborn
4.32
· 77928 Ratings · 4791 Reviews · published 2012 · 44 editions
Ever since the death of his shellan, Tohrment has …
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Book 11

Lover at Last
4.29
· 65627 Ratings · 6144 Reviews · published 2013 · 42 editions
Qhuinn, son of no one, is used to being on his own…
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Book 12

The King
4.35
· 50699 Ratings · 4618 Reviews · published 2014 · 39 editions
Long live the King...

After turning his back o…
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Book 13

The Shadows
4.26
· 35171 Ratings · 3596 Reviews · published 2015 · 33 editions
Trez “Latimer” doesn’t really exist. And not just …
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Book 14

The Beast
4.39
· 30807 Ratings · 2881 Reviews · published 2016 · 30 editions
Nothing is as it used to be for the Black Dagger B…
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Book 15

The Chosen
4.31
· 22267 Ratings · 2481 Reviews · published 2017 · 28 editions
Xcor, leader of the Band of Bastards, convicted of…
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Book 15.5

Dearest Ivie
4.34
· 10661 Ratings · 1218 Reviews · published 2018 · 4 editions
In an exclusive ebook novella set in the world of …
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Book 16

The Thief
4.26
· 17771 Ratings · 1678 Reviews · published 2018 · 26 editions
New enemies rise from the shadows in the next nove…
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Book 16.5

Prisoner of Night
4.06
· 9067 Ratings · 819 Reviews · published 2019 · 11 editions
From #1 New York Times bestselling author J.R. War…
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Book 17

The Savior
4.44
· 16182 Ratings · 1791 Reviews · published 2019 · 25 editions
In the venerable history of the Black Dagger Broth…
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Book 17.5

Where Winter Finds You
4.19
· 8336 Ratings · 833 Reviews · published 2019 · 12 editions
#1 New York Times bestselling author J.R. Ward is …
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Book 18

The Sinner
4.38
· 10492 Ratings · 1207 Reviews · published 2020 · 21 editions
A sinner’s only hope is true love in this passiona…
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Book 18.5

A Warm Heart in Winter
4.39
· 5359 Ratings · 664 Reviews · published 2020 · 12 editions
#1 New York Times bestselling author J.R. Ward is …
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Book 19

Lover Unveiled
4.32
· 4106 Ratings · 538 Reviews · published 2021 · 8 editions
Meet Sahvage: a powerful MMA fighter with a buried…
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Book 20

Lover Arisen
4.75
· 4 Ratings · 5 Reviews · expected publication 2022 · 1 edition
Next BDB book coming 2022
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Book 1 - 2

Dark Lover & Lover Eternal
4.69
· 1803 Ratings · 25 Reviews · published 2005 · 1 edition
Two novels in one hardcover edition.

Dark Lover, Bo…
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Book 1 - 4

The Black Dagger Brotherhood Novels 1-4
4.67
· 2857 Ratings · 114 Reviews · published 2011 · 2 editions
The first four books in the #1 New York Times best…
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Book 5 - 8

The Black Dagger Brotherhood Novels 5-8
4.66
· 2370 Ratings · 53 Reviews · published 2011 · 4 editions
Four books in the #1 New York Times bestselling Bl…
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Book 1 - 6

Black Dagger Brotherhood: Boxed Set #1-6
4.69
· 8626 Ratings · 230 Reviews · published 2009 · 3 editions
Perfect for fans of Ward's bestselling Black Dagge…
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Book 1-9

Black Dagger Brotherhood Collection
4.74
· 2257 Ratings · 74 Reviews · published 2011 · 1 edition
This collection contains the first nine books in t…
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Book 1-10

Black Dagger Series Set
4.70
· 216 Ratings · 10 Reviews · 1 edition
This bundle of the Black Dagger Brotherhoodbundle …
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Book 16.5 & 17.5

Zajatec noci
3.11
· 19 Ratings · 3 Reviews · 1 edition
Kniha obsahuje příběhy Zajatec noci a Kde tě najde…
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