"Spend some time with Jack and the people in her life; I can promise you won't regret it." - NYT bestseller Kay Hooper
"Tougher than Kay Scarpetta, smarter than Stephanie Plum, Jacqueline Daniels rocks." - NYT bestseller Alex Kava
"Excellent smart-mouth thrills... my advice: Take a long sip." - NYT bestseller Lee Child
"I haven't actually read this book." - NYT bestseller Dave Barry
"I wish I was J.A. Konrath." - bestseller Jack Kilborn
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WHISKEY SOUR by JA Konrath
I often get asked by readers what order the Jack Daniels books should be read in.
I purposely write each book so it can be read without any prior knowledge of any of the others. If you want to start on the last book and work backwards, or start in the middle, you can still enjoy the series without missing anything.
That said, some readers do want a chronological list of events in Jack's life. So here it is.
Besides the ten Jack Daniels novels, Jack and her cohorts have appeared as supporting characters in several other books and stories. Here's the order, from her years as a rookie cop, to the future.
SHOT OF TEQUILA by JA Konrath
The Jack Daniels books also crossover with several books by my frequent collaborators Blake Crouch and Ann Voss Peterson, along with my pen name, Jack Kilborn. These include:
THE LIST by JA Konrath
Plus there are a whole lot of short stories I've written with other authors that take place in the Jack Daniels universe. If you're looking for a complete bibliography, just search Amazon for "JA Konrath Reading Order" to get a handy list of everything I've ever written.
Thanks for reading!