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  • Bibliography:
    23 Books (8 Series)
  • First Book:
    July 2002
  • Latest Book:
    December 2022
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Full Series List in Order

Barry Eisler Stand Alones

The God's Eye View (Feb-2016)

Ben Treven

1 - Fault Line (Mar-2009)
2 - Inside Out (Jul-2010)
3 - The Detachment (Jan-2011)
4 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)

The Collective

1 - The Detachment (Jan-2011)
2 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)
3 - The Chaos Kind (Jan-2021)


1 - Rain Storm // Choke Point // Winner Take All (Jul-2004)
2 - Killing Rain // One Last Kill // Redemption Games (Jun-2005)
3 - The Last Assassin // Extremis (Jun-2006)
4 - Requiem for an Assassin // Killer Ascendant (Jul-2007)
5 - Paris Is A Bitch: A Novella (Apr-2011)
6 - London Twist: A Novella (Feb-2013)
7 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)


1 - Killing Rain // One Last Kill // Redemption Games (Jun-2005)
2 - The Last Assassin // Extremis (Jun-2006)
3 - Requiem for an Assassin // Killer Ascendant (Jul-2007)
4 - The Detachment (Jan-2011)
5 - The Khmer Kill: A Novella (May-2012)
6 - The Night Trade (Jan-2018)
7 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)
8 - AMOK (Dec-2022)

John Rain

1 - Rain Fall // A Clean Kill in Tokyo (Jul-2002)
2 - Hard Rain // Blood from Blood // A Lonely Resurrection (Jul-2003)
3 - Rain Storm // Choke Point // Winner Take All (Jul-2004)
4 - Killing Rain // One Last Kill // Redemption Games (Jun-2005)
5 - The Last Assassin // Extremis (Jun-2006)
6 - Requiem for an Assassin // Killer Ascendant (Jul-2007)
6.5 - Paris Is A Bitch: A Novella (Apr-2011)
7 - The Detachment (Jan-2011)
8 - Graveyard of Memories (Feb-2014)
9 - Zero Sum (Jul-2017)
10 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)
11 - The Chaos Kind (Jan-2021)
11 - The Chaos Kind (duplicate) (Oct-2021)


1 - The Lost Coast (Feb-2011)

Livia Lone

1 - Livia Lone (Oct-2016)
2 - The Night Trade (Jan-2018)
3 - The Killer Collective (Jan-2019)
4 - All the Devils (Sep-2019)

Book List in Order: 23 titles

  • JOHN RAIN KILLS PEOPLE. FOR A LIVING. His specialty: making it seem like death by natural causes. But he won't take out just anyone. The job must be an exclusive. The target must be a principal player. And he'll never murder a woman. Half American, h...

  • All John Rain wants is to disappear forever. What an old nemesis from Japan's FBI wants is one last favor: eliminate an assassin at large who kills without conscience. But there's a lot at stake--including the lives of Rain's few friends, and a love ...

  • Now Eisler takes Rain to the ends of the earth, where old habits die hard...and violently. John Rain has fled to Brazil to clear his killing conscience. But his talents are still in demand. The assignment: take out an arms dealer in Southeast Asia...

  • Now Rain has a new employer, the Mossad, which wants him to fix a "problem" in Manila with the aid of his new partner, Dox, whose good-Ol'-boy persona masks a sniper as deadly as Rain himself. He also has a new hope: By using his talents in the servi...

  • When freelance assassin John Rain learns that his former lover Midori has been raising their son in New York. he senses a chance for reconciliation, perhaps even redemption. But Midori is being watched by Rain's enemies, and his sudden appearance wou...

  • If you had to kill three people to save your best friend's life, would you do it? When John Rain decides to get out of the business, his hand is forced by rogue CIA operative Jim Hilger. Hilger kidnaps Dox, Rain's trusted partner and closest friend...

  • In Silicon Valley, the eccentric inventor of a new encryption application is murdered in an apparent drug deal. In Istanbul, a cynical undercover operator receives a frantic call from his estranged brother, a patent lawyer who believes he is the nex...

  • Ghost detainees. And a massive cover-up that continues even today. This is the propulsive thriller that only former CIA operative turned bestselling novelist Barry Eisler could write. Marooned in a Manila jail after a bar fight fatality, bla...

  • John Rain is back. And “the most charismatic assassin since James Bond” (San Francisco Chronicle) is up against his most formidable enemy yet: the nexus of political, military, media, and corporate factions known only as the Oligarchy. When lege...

  • For Larison, a man off the grid and on the run, the sleepy northern California town of Arcata, gateway to the state's fabled Lost Coast, seems like a perfect place to disappear for a while. But Arcata isn't nearly as sleepy as it seems, and when thr...

  • For most couples, a quiet dinner for two at Auberge de la Reine Blanche on the Ile Saint Louis would be just the thing to smooth out the complications in a romance. But for gorgeous Mossad operative Delilah and trying-to-retire contract killer John ...

  • For former Marine sniper Dox, a long-range hit in Cambodia was supposed to be just business as usual. But when you find yourself mixed up with rogue intelligence operations, gorgeous bar girls, and the world's worst human-trafficking heart of darknes...

  • For Delilah, the Mossad's top seductress, the parameters of the assignment were routine. The contractor: MI6. The objective: infiltrate a terror network, this one operating out of London. The stakes: a series of poison gas attacks on civilian populat...

  • What makes a legendary assassin? For John Rain, it was the lessons of love, war, and betrayal he learned in Tokyo in 1972. Fresh from the killing fields of Southeast Asia, Rain works as a bagman under the watchful eye of his CIA handler, deliverin...

  • Knowledge is power…and they know everything. NSA director Theodore Anders has a simple goal: collect every phone call, email, and keystroke tapped on the Internet. He knows unlimited surveillance is the only way to keep America safe. Evelyn G...

  • Seattle PD sex-crimes detective Livia Lone knows the monsters she hunts. Sold by her Thai parents along with her little sister, Nason; marooned in America; abused by the men who trafficked them…the only thing that kept Livia alive as a teenager was...

  • Returning to Tokyo in 1982 after a decade of mercenary work in the Philippines, a young John Rain learns that the killing business is now controlled by Victor, a half-Russian, half-Japanese sociopath who has ruthlessly eliminated all potential challe...

  • Livia Lone is back. For sex-crimes detective Livia Lone, a position with a government anti-trafficking task force is a chance to return to Thailand to ferret out Rithisak Sorm, the kingpin behind her own childhood ordeal. But after a planned ta...

  • A fast-paced, page-turning novel of betrayal, vengeance, and depraved secrets in high places from the New York Times bestselling author of the John Rain and Livia Lone series. When a joint FBI -- Seattle Police investigation of an international ch...

  • A search for a pair of serial rapists leads Livia Lone down the darkest and most dangerous trail of her life in a pulse-pounding thriller by New York Times bestselling author Barry Eisler. Ten years ago, the daughter of Homeland Security Investiga...

  • The assassins of Barry Eisler’s #1 bestseller The Killer Collective are back -- and this time, it’s chaos. Assistant US Attorney Alondra Diaz hates traffickers. And she’s determined to put one of America’s most powerful financiers, Andrew ...

  • The assassins of Barry Eisler’s #1 bestseller The Killer Collective are back—and this time, it’s chaos.Assistant US Attorney Alondra Diaz hates traffickers. And she’s determined to put one of America’s most powerful fina...

  • When the government offers a twenty-four-year-old former Marine a five-figure payday, there’s only one question: Who does he have to kill? 1990. A restless young man called Dox is back home in Texas. His friends have missed him, and his mother a...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Barry Eisler has published 23 books.

Barry Eisler does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, AMOK, was published in December 2022.

The first book by Barry Eisler, Rain Fall // A Clean Kill in Tokyo, was published in July 2002.

Yes. Barry Eisler has 8 series.