THE WHOLE SERIES, ORGANISED IN THE ORDER THEY WERE ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED
John Rebus is one of the most enduring characters in crime fiction, first appearing in Knots & Crosses in 1987.
Each of the novels is linked by returning characters, such as Siobhan Clarke and ‘Big Ger’ Cafferty, but you can start reading the Rebus books at any point in the series, you don’t need to have read the earlier books to enjoy the later ones.
But if you would like to know the order in which they were written and published, here is the definitive list. You can also view them all on our Books page