Cozy Mystery List
A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books and DVDs

 

James Patterson   (Not Cozy.... Police Procedural)
ALEX CROSS Mysteries:
Main Character: Alex Cross, Psychologist / Police Officer, Washington, D.C.

  1. Along Came A Spider     ‘93
  2. Kiss The Girls     ‘95
  3. Jack & Jill     ‘96
  4. Cat and Mouse     ‘97
  5. Pop! Goes the Weasel     ‘99
  6. Roses Are Red     '00
  7. Violets Are Blue    '01 
  8. Four Blind Mice     '02
  9. The Big Bad Wolf     '03
  10. London Bridges     '04
  11. Mary, Mary    '05
  12. Cross    '06
  13. Double Cross    '07
  14. Cross Country    '08
  15. Alex Cross's Trial     '09 (w/ Richard DiLallo)
  16. I, Alex Cross    '09
  17. Cross Fire    '10
  18. Kill Alex Cross     '11
  19. Merry Christmas, Alex Cross    '12
  20. Alex Cross, Run    '13
  21. Cross My Heart    '13
  22. Hope to Die    '14

WOMEN'S MURDER CLUB Series:
Main Characters: Inspector, Attorney, Medical Examiner, & Reporter in San Francisco Founders of the Club.

  1. 1st to Die    '01
  2. 2nd Chance     '02 (w/ Andrew Gross)
  3. 3rd Degree     '04 (w/ Andrew Gross)
  4. 4th of July     '05 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  5. The 5th Horseman    ‘06 (w/ Andrew Gross)
  6. The 6th Target     '07 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  7. 7th Heaven     '08 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  8. The 8th Confession    '09 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  9. The 9th Judgment   '10 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  10. 10th Anniversary   '11 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  11. 11th Hour     '12  (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  12. 12th of Never     '13 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  13. Unlucky 13    '14 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  14. 14th Deadly Sin   '15 (w/Maxine Paetro)

MICHAEL BENNETT MYSTERY Series:

  1. Step on a Crack    '07 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  2. Run for Your Life    '09 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  3. Worst Case    '10 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  4. Tick Tock    '11 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  5. I, Michael Bennett    '12 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  6. Gone     '13 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  7. Burn    '14 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)

PRIVATE MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Dan Carter, Head of London's Office of Private (Investigation Agency) & Jack Morgan, CEO of Private

  1. Private    '10 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  2. Private London    '11 (w/ Mark Pierson)
  3. Private: #1 Suspect   '12 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  4. Private Games    '12 (w/ Mark Sullivan)
  5. Private Berlin    '13  (w/ Mark Sullivan)
  6. Private L.A.    '14 (w/ Mark Sullivan)
  7. Private Down Under    '14 (w/ Michael White)

Written with Howard Roughan
HONEYMOON MYSSTERY Series:

  1. Honeymoon    '05
  2. Second Honeymoon    '13

NYPD RED Series:
Written with
Marshall Karp

  1. NYPD Red   '12
  2. NYPD Red 2    '14
  3. NYPD Red 3     '15

STAND ALONES:

The Thomas Berryman Number    '76

Season of the Machete    '77

Virgin     '80

Black Friday    '88  (aka Black Market)

The Midnight Club    '89

Hide & Seek    '96

Miracle on the 17th Green    '96 (w/ Peter De Jonge)

See How They Run     '97

Midnight Club     '99

Cradle and All     '00

Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas    '01

The Beach House    '02 (w/ Peter De Jonge)

Down Will Come Baby     '02

The Jester  '03 (w/ Andrew Gross)

Sam's Letters to Jennifer   '04

Lifeguard     '05 (w/ Andrew Gross)

The Beach Road    '06 (w/ Peter De Jonge)    

When the Wind Blows    '98

The Lake House     '03 (Sequel to When the Wind Blows)

Judge & Jury   '06 (w/ Andrew Gross)

Thriller    '06 (Anthology)

Step on a Crack    '07 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)

The Quickie     '07 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)

You've Been Warned     '07 (w/ Howard Roughan)

Sundays at Tiffany's   '08 (w/ Gabrielle Charbonnet)

The Dangerous Days of Daniel X '08(w/ Michael Ledwidge)

Sail    '08 (w/ Howard Roughan)

Swimsuit    '09 (w/ Maxine Paetro)

The Murder of King Tut  '09  (w/ Martin Dugard)

The Postcard Killers   '10 (w/ Liza Marklund)

Don't Blink    '10 (w/ Howard Roughan)

Toys   '11 (w/ Neil McMahon)

Now You See Her   '11 (w/ Michael Ledwidge)

Kill Me If You Can  '11 (w/ Marshall Karp)

The Christmas Wedding   '11 (w/ Richard DiLallo)

Guilty Wives    '12 (w/ David Ellis)

Zoo    '12   (w/ Michael Ledwidge)

Mistress   '13 (w/ David Ellis)

Invisible    '14 (w/ David Ellis)

TEEN - YOUNG ADULT:
Maximum Ride Series:

  1. The Angel Experiment
  2. School's Out - Forever
  3. Saving the World & Other Extreme Sports    '07
  4. The Final Warning    '08
  5. Max   '09
  6. Fang    '10
  7. Angel    '11
  8. Nevermore    '12

DANIEL X SERIES:

  1. Alien Hunter   '08  (w/ Leopoldo Gout)
  2. Dangerous Days of Daniel X    '08  (w/ Michael Ledwidge)
  3. Watch the Skies   '09  (w/ Ned Rust)
  4. Demons and Druids    '10  (w/ Adam Sadler)
  5. Game Over    '11   (w/ Ned Rust)
  6. Armageddon    '12    (w/ Chris Grabenstein)

WITCH AND WIZARD
(TEEN SCIENCE-FICTION):

  1. Witch & Wizard   '09 (w/ Gabrielle Charbonnet)
  2. The Gift   '10   (w/ Ned Rust)
  3. The Fire  '11   (w/ Jill Dembowski)
  4. Battle for Shadowland   '10
  5. The Lost    '14 (w/ Emily Raymond)

CONFESSIONS MYSTERY Series:
Main Character: Tandy Angel

  1. Confessions of a Murder Suspect    '12 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  2. Confessions: The Private School Murders  '13 (w/ Maxine Paetro)
  3. Confessions: The Paris Mysteries    '14 (w/ Maxine Paetro)

MIDDLE SCHOOL SERIES:
(For Middle Schoolers)

  1. Middle School, the Worst Years of My Life   '11  (w/ Chris Tebbetts, Illustrated by Laura Park)
  2. Get Me Out of Here!   '12 (w/ Chris Tebbetts, Illustrated by Laura Park)
  3. Save Rafe!    '14 (w/ Chris Tebbetts, Illustrated by Laura Park)

Grades 3 - 7:
(My son and daughter would have loved these!)

I Funny    '12  (w/ Chris Grabenstein, Illustrated by Laura Park)

TREASURE HUNTERS MYSTERY Series:

  1. Treasure Hunters    '13 (w/ Chris Grabenstein)
  2. Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile    '14 (w/ Chris Grabenstein)
 


NYPD Red 3 by James Patterson & Marshall Karp
NYPD Red 3

Hope to Die by James Patterson
Hope to Die

Burn by James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge
Burn

Private Down Under by James Patterson & Michael White
Private Down Under

Invisible by James Patterson & David Ellis
Invisible

Unlucky 13 by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro
Unlucky 13

Gone by James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge
Gone

NYPD Red 2 by James Patterson & Marshall Karp
NYPD Red 2

Private L.A. by James Patterson & Mark Sullivan
Private L.A.

Cross My Heart by James Patterson
Cross My Heart

Confessions: The Private School Murder by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro
Confessions: The Private School Murder

Mistress by James Patterson & David Ellis
Mistress

Second Honeymoon by James Patterson & Howard Roughan
Second Honeymoon

12th of Never by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro
12th of Never

Alex Cross, Run by James Patterson
Alex Cross, Run

Private Berlin by James Patterson & Mark Sullivan
Private Berlin

Merry Christmas, Alex Cross by James Patterson
Merry Christmas, Alex Cross

NYPD Red by James Patterson & Marshall Karp
NYPD Red

James Patterson & Maxine Paetro: Confessions of a Murder Suspect
Confessions of a Murder Suspect

James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge: Zoo
Zoo