This is the order, beginning with the most recent, in which Lisa’s Gardner’s novels were published. For the sequence within series, visit the series pages.
January 31, 2017
Pierce Quincy and Rainie Conner return to find a fugitive on the run... who could be the brother of their recently adopted daughter.
eBook or Audio Only - December 27, 2016
FBI Profiler Pierce Quincy and Officer Rainie Conner return in a baffling cold case in this exclusive eBook short story.
Hardcover February 9. 2016
Paperback October 18, 2016
DD Warren is called to the scene of a murder and kidnapping. The woman has been kidnapped before. Is Flora a victim, or a vigilante?
January 5. 2016
Detective D.D. Warren takes on her most intimidating assignment yet: a fifty-minute class meant to educate a horde of bloodthirsty thriller writers on the ways of actual police work.
Hardcover February 3, 2015
Paperback November 3, 2015
Tessa Leoni returns with Sergeant Wyatt Foster to help find a missing girl... except the husband claims the child doesn't even exist.
Simon & Schuster
June 3, 2014
In an unprecedented collaboration, twenty-three of the world’s bestselling and critically acclaimed thriller writers have paired their series characters—such as DD Warren, Harry Bosch, Jack Reacher, and Lincoln Rhyme—in an eleven-story anthology curated by the International Thriller Writers (ITW).
Hardcover January 7, 2014
Paperback November 4, 2014
DD Warren returns in a tale of two sisters, one a successful doctor who can't feel pain, the other already incarcerated for multiple murders. Daughters of infamous serial killer Harry Day, their separate worlds are about to collide as they work with DD to catch a predator copying their late father's murders.
Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for… A Family Secrets Novel (Book 3)
Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for.… A Family Secrets Novel (Book 2)
Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for. . . . A Family Secrets Novel (Book 1)
eBook January 12, 2012
Audio December 18, 2012
In Lisa Gardner’s first-ever short story, an extremely pregnant Detective D.D. Warren finds herself on a film set, in a graveyard, surrounded by one hundred and four murder suspects. As another cast member is attacked, D.D.’s last desperate hope is that she can catch a killer before she and her unborn baby face mortal danger.
Hardcover February 5, 2013
Paperback November 5, 2013
Cover Art © 2013
An entire family disappeared without a trace. With no witnesses, no motive and no ransom demand. Newly minted PI Tessa Leoni must race against the clock to uncover the Denbes’ innermost secrets. For as Tessa knows best; love, safety, family . . . it’s all touch and go.
Hardcover February 7, 2012
Paperback December 24, 2012
Cover Art © 2012
IN FOUR DAYS, SOMEONE IS GOING TO KILL ME… At 8pm on January 21st, twenty-eight year old Charlie Grant believes she is going to be murdered and she wants Boston’s top homicide detective, D.D. Warren, to handle her death investigation.
Hardcover March 8, 2011
Paperback February 28, 2012
Cover Art © 2011
The crime appears open-and-shut: Pushed to the brink by an abusive husband, state police trooper Tessa Leoni finally snapped and shot him in self-defense. But Tessa isn’t talking–not about her dead husband, her battered face, or her missing six-year old daughter. Now, Detective D.D. Warren will have to race against the clock to unearth family secrets, solve a murder and save a child.
Hardcover July 13, 2010
Paperback December 28, 2010
Cover Art © 2010 Scott Biel
Even for hardened Detective D.D. Warren, the crime scene appeared shocking: a father methodically killing his entire family before mortally wounding himself. When other families meet a similar fate, D.D. must race against the clock to identify a twisted killer, before there’s no one left to live to tell.
Hardcover June 16, 2009
Paperback June 22, 2010
Cover Art © 2009 Steve Kennedy
Detective D.D. Warren returns in a case guaranteed to spark a media feeding frenzy—a beautiful young mother has disappeared from her South Boston home, leaving behind her four-year-old daughter as the only witness and her handsome, secretive husband as the prime suspect.
Hardcover July 15, 2008
Paperback Release May 19, 2009
Cover Art © 2008 Jae Song
Now pregnant, FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy takes on the most dangerous case of her career, involving half a dozen missing prostitutes, two kidnapped children, one lying informant, and a villain who is obsessed with spiders. Get ready to be very, very scared …
Hardcover January 30, 2007
Paperback May 20, 2008
Cover Art © 2006 Yook Louie
When the mummified remains of six young girls are found on the grounds of an abandoned mental institute, detectives D.D. Warren and Bobby Dodge fear the worst–the return of notorious serial killer Mr. Bosu. But when a grown woman steps forward, claiming to have the same name as one of the victims, the case takes a shocking turn. No use locking the doors or turning on the lights; this time there’s no place to hide.
Hardcover January 31, 2006
Paperback December 26, 2006
Cover Art © 2005 Yook Louie
Now retired from the FBI, Pierce Quincy is looking forward to a life of leisure with his wife, private investigator Rainie Conner. But their idyllic dreams are shattered when Rainie is kidnapped, and Quincy and his daughter Kimberly must race against the clock to rescue her.
St. Martin’s Press
Hardcover May 12, 2004
Paperback August 2, 2005
Cover Art © 2004 Sarah Delson
Check out this exciting collaborative mystery. Lisa joins forces with twelve of the hottest names of suspense to create one wild novel filled with plenty of murder and mayhem.
Hardcover January 11, 2005
Paperback December 27, 2005
Cover Art © 2004 Yook Louie
In a split second of time, police sniper Bobby Dodge takes the fateful shot, killing a husband who appears on the verge of murdering his wife. In the cold light of day, however, it becomes clear there was more to the scene than meets the eye. As Detective D.D. Warren investigates her fellow officer–and uncovers the dirty secrets of a priviledged Boston family–the body count quickly climbs. No one is safe, and no one will see death coming until it has them cornered, helpless and alone.
Hardcover July 15, 2003
Paperback September 28, 2004
Cover Art © 2003 Alan Ayers
Rookie FBI agent Kimberly Quincy knows the killer’s deadline can be met. But she’ll have to break some rules to beat an exactingly vicious criminal at a game he’s had time to perfect. For the Killing Hour has arrived …
Hardcover May 21, 2002
Paperback April 29, 2003
Cover Art © 2002 Alan Ayers
The first rule is never blame the victim. They survived what no woman should ever have to endure. Now these three women have the means, the opportunity, and the perfect motive. Are they trying to get away with murder—or is someone trying to make sure that this time they don’t get away at all?
Hardcover August 28, 2001
Paperback Release April 30, 2002
Cover Art © 2001 Alan Ayers
What do you do when a killer targets the people you love most? How do you protect them when he knows their most secret fears and hidden desires? FBI profiler Pierce Quincy has dedicated his career to understanding the evil that men do. But now, someone is targeting the people Quincy holds most dear, including his daughters, Amanda and Kimberly.
Paperback January 30, 2001
Cover Art © 2001 Alan Ayers
FBI profiler Pierce Quincy must partner with local deputy Rainie Conner to investigate an unspeakable act which has ripped apart the idyllic town of Bakersville, Oregon. But though a boy has confessed to the horrific crime, evidence shows he may not be guilty.
Paperback July 6, 1999
Cover Art © 1999 Alan Ayers
In Texas a serial killer is executed, taking to his grave the identity of his only child. In Boston a nine-year-old girl is abandoned in a hospital, then adopted by a wealthy young couple. Twenty years later, even though she has no memory of her life before her adoption, Melanie Stokes still considers herself lucky…until someone wants to give it back. Even if it includes the darkest nightmare the Stokes family ever faced: the murder of their first daughter in Texas. As Melanie searches every lead, chases every shadow in the search for her real identity, two seemingly unrelated events from two decades ago come together in a dangerous explosion of truth. And with her very life at stake, Melanie will fear that the family she loves the most may be the people she should trust the least.
Paperback December 1, 1997
Cover Art © 1998 Alan Ayers
Jim Beckett was everything she’d ever dreamed of … But two years after Tess married the decorated cop and bore his child, she helped put him behind bars for savagely murdering ten women. Even locked up in a maximum security prison, he vowed he would come after her and make her pay. Now the cunning killer has escaped—and the most dangerous game of all begins …