V.I. Warshawski Series

20 primary works • 23 total works
Victoria Iphigenia "V. I." Warshawski is a private investigator in Chicago.

Book 1

Indemnity Only
3.90
· 16331 Ratings · 606 Reviews · published 1982 · 56 editions
Meeting an anonymous client late on a sizzling sum…
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Book 2

Deadlock
3.81
· 4741 Ratings · 243 Reviews · published 1984 · 54 editions
When Chicago Black Hawks hockey legend Boom Boom W…
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Book 3

Killing Orders
3.89
· 4656 Ratings · 213 Reviews · published 1985 · 54 editions
V.I.'s battleaxe Aunt Rosa is under investigation …
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Book 4

Bitter Medicine
3.89
· 4603 Ratings · 231 Reviews · published 1987 · 55 editions
Chicago private eye V.I. Warshawski knows from the…
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Book 5

Blood Shot
4.03
· 9307 Ratings · 179 Reviews · published 1988 · 44 editions
Librarian's Note: An alternate cover for this ISBN…
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Book 6

Burn Marks
3.91
· 4070 Ratings · 152 Reviews · published 1990 · 48 editions
Someone knocking on the door at 3 A.M. is never go…
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Book 7

Guardian Angel
3.86
· 3260 Ratings · 143 Reviews · published 1992 · 6 editions
Racine Avenue is going upscale—bad news for hand-t…
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Book 8

Tunnel Vision
3.87
· 3762 Ratings · 178 Reviews · published 1994 · 42 editions
Stubbornness has landed private eye V.I. Warshawsk…
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Book 8.5

Windy City Blues
3.86
· 2206 Ratings · 112 Reviews · published 1995 · 33 editions
It's strictly Friends & Family as V.I. Warshawski,…
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Book 9

Hard Time
4.03
· 5689 Ratings · 206 Reviews · published 1999 · 31 editions
Among the first, and perhaps the most compelling, …
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Book 10

Total Recall
3.95
· 3326 Ratings · 185 Reviews · published 2001 · 47 editions
The bestselling V.I. Warshawski novels have dazzle…
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Book 11

Blacklist
3.85
· 4154 Ratings · 289 Reviews · published 2003 · 45 editions
From one of the most distinguished writers in Amer…
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Book 12

Fire Sale
3.96
· 4777 Ratings · 241 Reviews · published 2005 · 48 editions
A conscience can weigh a PI down more than the hea…
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Book 13

Hardball
4.00
· 4907 Ratings · 448 Reviews · published 2009 · 49 editions
Chicago politics-past, present, and future-take ce…
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Book 14

Body Work
3.91
· 6198 Ratings · 418 Reviews · published 2010 · 36 editions
The audacious new V. I. Warshawski novel from the …
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Book 15

Breakdown
3.92
· 4136 Ratings · 502 Reviews · published 2012 · 2 editions
Carmilla, Queen of the Night, is a shape-shifting …
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Book 16

Critical Mass
3.99
· 3947 Ratings · 575 Reviews · published 2013 · 29 editions
V.I. Warshawski’s closest friend in Chicago is the…
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Book 17

Brush Back
3.92
· 3705 Ratings · 465 Reviews · published 2015 · 22 editions
Chicago's V. I. Warshawski confronts crooked polit…
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Book 17.5

Wildcat
4.02
· 485 Ratings · 40 Reviews · published 2017 · 2 editions
Sara Paretsky, one of the most legendary crime wri…
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Book 18

Fallout
3.95
· 4287 Ratings · 604 Reviews · published 2017 · 24 editions
Before there was Lisbeth Salander, before there wa…
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Book 18.5

Death on the Edge
3.94
· 170 Ratings · 18 Reviews · published 2018 · 2 editions
In this short story from New York Times bestsellin…
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Book 19

Shell Game
3.97
· 3229 Ratings · 484 Reviews · published 2018 · 19 editions
Sara Paretsky follows her instant New York Times b…
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Book 20

Dead Land
4.06
· 5233 Ratings · 423 Reviews · published 2020 · 13 editions
Chicago’s legendary detective, V.I. Warshawski, kn…
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