Lisa Gardner

Timeline

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.

Crash & Burn

Crash & Burn

Dutton Books
February 3, 2015

Tessa Leone returns with Sergeant Wyatt Foster to help find a missing girl... except the husband claims the child doesn't even exist.

Face Off

Face Off

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).

Fear Nothing

Fear Nothing

Dutton Books
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.

Brandon’s Bride

Brandon’s Bride

Signet
December 3, 2013

Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for… A Family Secrets Novel (Book 3)

MacNamara’s Woman

MacNamara’s Woman

Signet
October 1, 2013

Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for.… A Family Secrets Novel (Book 2)

Maggie’s Man

Maggie’s Man

Signet
August 6, 2013

Three siblings searching for the truth about their family are about to find more than they bargained for. . . . A Family Secrets Novel (Book 1)

Touch & Go

Touch & Go

Dutton Books
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.

I’d Kill For That

I’d Kill For That

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.

The Survivors Club

The Survivors Club

Bantam Dell
Paperback April 29, 2003
Hardcover May 21, 2002
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?

The Other Daughter

The Other Daughter

Bantam Dell
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.

Say Goodbye

Say Goodbye

Bantam Dell
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 …

Gone

Gone

Bantam Dell
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.

The Killing Hour

The Killing Hour

Bantam Dell
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 …

The Next Accident

The Next Accident

Bantam Dell
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.

The Third Victim

The Third Victim

Bantam Dell
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.

The Perfect Husband

The Perfect Husband

Bantam Dell
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 …

Catch Me

Catch Me

Dutton Books
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.

The 7th Month (Novella)

The 7th Month (Novella)

Dutton Books
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.

Love You More

Love You More

Bantam Dell
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.

Live to Tell

Live to Tell

Bantam Dell
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.

The Neighbor

The Neighbor

Bantam Dell
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.

Hide

Hide

Bantam Dell
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.

Alone

Alone

Bantam Dell
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.

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