Books All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst  

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Aloysius Pendergast, the charming Southern stoic whose intellectual prowess allows him to dazzle everyone from vagabonds to skilled doctors, has captivated audiences since his first appearance in the 1995 techno-thriller Relic. The best Pendergast books are instantly engaging with intricate plots that keep readers invested from the beginning to the end as Pendergast solves murders, investigates mad scientists, and more. Here, you'll find all Pendergast books ranked from best to worst by your votes!

Co-authors Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child created an instant hit with the series. When horror and sci-fi elements combine with the classic mystery novel, this helps carve a niche in the literary world. It's no wonder installments like Reliquary have spent time on the bestseller list. All the books below have their own unique strengths and fascinating plots, so scroll down for some reading recommendations! 

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The Cabinet of Curiosities is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Still Life with Crows is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Book of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Relic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Relic 1995

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White Fire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Dance of Death is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Brimstone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Brimstone 2004

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Cemetery Dance is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Cemetery Dance 2009-05-12

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Fever Dream is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Fever Dream 2010-05-11

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Crimson Shore is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Cold Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Two Graves is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Two Graves 2012

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Reliquary is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Reliquary 1997

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The Obsidian Chamber is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Blue Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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City of Endless Night is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Wheel of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All the Aloysius Pendergast Books, Ranked Best to Worst