These series are full packed full of adrenaline and will keep you on the edge of your seat. You will notice some familiar titles (especially those by Tom Clancy and Robert Ludlum) from the movies that have been made from the books. There is also a copy of this list with the other bibliographies by the Catalog computers and online with the other bibliographies. Enjoy!
Shane Sculley is a LAPD Detective who becomes considered a “rogue” cop by the other members of the force. While dealing with those issues, Sculley is also facing danger from corrupt members of the force, deadly members of the movie and music business, issues of international terrorism, and so many other dangers.
The Tin Collectors Three Shirt Deal
The Viking Funeral On the Grind
Hollywood Tough The Pallbearers
Vertical Coffin The Prostitute’s Ball
Cold Hit Vigilante
Jack Ryan Series by Tom Clancy
Jack Ryan was a marine, historian, and he works for the CIA as an analyst. However, his work does not just consist of office work. Ryan’s work with the CIA puts him in all kinds of dangerous situations he may (or may not) be ready for.
Without Remorse Rainbow Six
Patriot Games The Bear & the Dragon
Red Rabbit The Teeth of the Tiger
The Hunt for Red October
The Cardinal of the Kremlin
Clear and Present Danger
The Sum of All Fears
Debt of Honor
Jack Reacher was previously a homicide detective in the military police. After retiring from the military, Jack decides to roam around incognito fixing situations that he knows are wrong. There is plenty of danger and action, though, to keep him busy.
Killing Floor The Hard Way
Die Trying Bad Luck and Trouble
Tripwire Nothing to Lose
Running Blind Gone Tomorrow
Echo Burning 61 Hours
Without Fail Worth Dying For
Persuader The Affair
Jack McEvoy is a crime reporter specializing in violent homicides. When his brother (a homicide detective) appears to commit suicide, Jack decides to look into it and finds a cop-killing, poet writing serial killer. However, The Poet may not be the worst killer that Jack has to go up against.
Lincoln Rhyme Series by Jeffery Deaver
Lincoln Rhyme is a brilliant criminologist, but an accident has left him a quadriplegic (and not just scarred on his body). Then a serial killer decides to play a game with Rhyme, and while working with police detective, Amelia Sachs, Rhyme has to overcome his challenges to help find the killer. In subsequent works, Rhyme and Sachs continue to work together to find killers (and face the danger this brings).
The Bone Collector The Twelfth Card
The Coffin Dancer The Cold Moon
The Empty Chair The Broken Window
The Stone Monkey The Burning Wire
The Vanished Man
John Corey was a homicide detective for the NYPD, but after recuperating from a wound received in the line of duty, he decides to become an FBI consultant. Now he faces lots of new and different threats.
Plum Island Wild Fire
The Lion’s Game The Lion
CIA agent, Mitch Rapp, begins his career wanting revenge on those who caused the death of his loved ones. All threats may not just be from outside the United States, though.
American Assassin Consent to Kill
Kill Shot Act of Treason
Transfer of Power Protect and Defend
The Third Option Extreme Measures
Separation of Power Pursuit of Honor
When there is a question of whether a wrong-doing was committed, the president turns to Major Charley Castillo to find answers.
By Order of the President Black Ops
The Hostage The Outlaws
The Hunters Covert Warriors
FIC LUDLUM and FIC LUSTBADE
Jason Bourne is not sure who he is or why people are trying to kill him. All he knows is that he knows a lot about how to kill people.
The Bourne Identity The Bourne Sanction
The Bourne Supremacy The Bourne Deception
The Bourne Ultimatum The Bourne Objective
The Bourne Legacy The Bourne Dominion
The Bourne Betrayal The Bourne Imperative
Walt Fleming is the sheriff of Blaine County, Idaho. As sheriff, he has to face not just dangerous criminals, but also the dangerous elements.
Killer Weekend Killer Summer
Killer View In Harm’s Way
Lucas Davenport is a detective in the Minneapolis Police Department. He is not always good at doing things “by-the-book,” but he gets the job done.
Rules of Prey Chosen Prey
Shadow Prey Mortal Prey
Eyes of Prey Naked Prey
Silent Prey Hidden Prey
Winter Prey Broken Prey
Night Prey Invisible Prey
Mind Prey Phantom Prey
Sudden Prey Wicked Prey
Secret Prey Storm Prey
Certain Prey Buried Prey
Easy Prey Stolen Prey
Scot Harvath Series by Brad Thor
Ex-Navy Seal Scot Harvath is one of the president’s Secret Service agents. Then after his rescue adventure, he becomes someone the president depends on to defend the nation against foreign aggressors.
The Lions of Lucerne The Last Patriot
Path of the Assassin The Apostle
State of the Union Foreign Influence
Blowback Full Black
Takedown Black List