It took me a long time to stumble across Ian Rankin's Inspector John Rebus series, but now I am hooked. I have also started his Malcolm Fox series. Someday I'll get to his other books as well.
I first encountered Rebus when I tried to watch the television adaptation of the Rebus books staring Scottish cutie John Hannah. But I couldn't understand a word they said! And no subtitles for the Scottish impaired. Then I finally figured out that the show was based on the book series and my problems were solved.
Normally, I am fiendish about reading a series in order. But when I found the audio version of Strip Jack at my library, I decided to test it to see if I would like the series. I did and now I am committed.
Those I have read are in red. Those on my TBR shelf are in blue. This is a list only of his Rebus and Fox books.
Knots and Crosses
Hide and Seek
Tooth and Nail
A Good Hanging (short stories)
The Black Book
Let it Bleed
Black and Blue
The Hanging Garden
Death is Not the End
Set in Darkness
A Question of Blood
The Naming of the Dead
The Complaints (Malcolm Fox)
The Impossible Dead (Malcolm Fox)
Standing in Another Man's Grave (Rebus and Malcolm Fox)
Saints of the Shadow Bible (Rebus and Malcolm Fox)
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NOTESLast updated on August 24, 2014.