Bill James

All Bill James Books In Order (Complete List)

Bill James is an American sports writer and author, widely considered the father of sabermetrics. His writing is credited with revolutionizing the way baseball is seen and analyzed, and his books, such as "The Bill James Baseball Abstract" are classics of the genre. A senior advisor for the Boston Red Sox, he still writes extensively on baseball and other sports. James has also published novels, as well as pieces examining crime and music.

Explore all 69 books written by Bill James, all arranged in the order they were published.

All Bill James Books in Order with their release dates.

The Alias Man
1

The Alias Man

Roy Rickman, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1968

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Message Ends
2

Message Ends

Roy Rickman, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1969

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Young Men May Die
3

Young Men May Die

Bellecroix and Roath, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1970

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Contact Lost
4

Contact Lost

Roy Rickman, Book 3

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1970

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A Walk at Night
5

A Walk at Night

Bellecroix and Roath, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1971

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Up from the grave
6

Up from the grave

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1971

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Double take
7

Double take

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1972

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Knifeman/Bolthole
8

Knifeman/Bolthole

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1973

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Whose Little Girl Are You?/The Squeeze
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A Dead Liberty
10

A Dead Liberty

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1974

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Albion Case
11

Albion Case

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1975

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Faith, Hope And Death
12

Faith, Hope And Death

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1976

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The Novels Of Anthony Powell
13

The Novels Of Anthony Powell

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1976

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You'd Better Believe It
14

You'd Better Believe It

Harpur and Iles, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1985

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The Lolita Man
15

The Lolita Man

Harpur and Iles, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1987

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Halo Parade
16

Halo Parade

Harpur and Iles, Book 3

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1987

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Protection
17

Protection

Harpur and Iles, Book 4

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1988

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Come Clean
18

Come Clean

Harpur and Iles, Book 5

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1989

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Take
19

Take

Harpur and Iles, Book 6

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1990

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Club
20

Club

Harpur and Iles, Book 7

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1991

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Astride a Grave
21

Astride a Grave

Harpur and Iles, Book 8

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1991

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Gospel
22

Gospel

Harpur and Iles, Book 9

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1992

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Roses, Roses
23

Roses, Roses

Harpur and Iles, Book 10

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1993

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In Good Hands
24

In Good Hands

Harpur and Iles, Book 11

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1994

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The Detective Is Dead
25

The Detective Is Dead

Harpur and Iles, Book 12

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1995

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Top Banana
26

Top Banana

Harpur and Iles, Book 13

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1996

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The Tattooed Detective
27

The Tattooed Detective

Brade and Jenkins, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1998

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Baby Talk
28

Baby Talk

Kerry Lake, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1998

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Panicking Ralph
29

Panicking Ralph

Harpur and Iles, Book 14

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1998

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Lovely Mover
30

Lovely Mover

Harpur and Iles, Book 15

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1998

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Torch
31

Torch

Brade and Jenkins, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1999

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After Melissa
32

After Melissa

Kerry Lake, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1999

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Eton Crop
33

Eton Crop

Harpur and Iles, Book 16

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 1999

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Bay City
34

Bay City

Brade and Jenkins, Book 3

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2000

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Kill Me
35

Kill Me

Harpur and Iles, Book 17

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2000

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Split
36

Split

Simon Abelard, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2001

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Pay Days
37

Pay Days

Harpur and Iles, Book 18

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2001

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Naked at the Window
38

Naked at the Window

Harpur and Iles, Book 19

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2002

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Middleman
39

Middleman

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2002

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The Girl with the Long Back
40

The Girl with the Long Back

Harpur and Iles, Book 20

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2003

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A Man's Enemies
41

A Man's Enemies

Simon Abelard, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2004

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Easy Streets
42

Easy Streets

Harpur and Iles, Book 21

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2004

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Between Lives
43

Between Lives

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2004

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Hear Me Talking to You
44

Hear Me Talking to You

DC Sally Bithron, Book 1

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2005

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Wolves of Memory
45

Wolves of Memory

Harpur and Iles, Book 22

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2005

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Double Jeopardy
46

Double Jeopardy

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2005

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Tip Top
47

Tip Top

DC Sally Bithron, Book 2

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2006

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The Sixth Man and Other Stories
48

The Sixth Man and Other Stories

Harpur and Iles, Book 23

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2006

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Girls
49

Girls

Harpur and Iles, Book 24

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2006

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Making Stuff Up
50

Making Stuff Up

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2006

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Pix
51

Pix

Harpur and Iles, Book 25

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2007

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Letters from Carthage
52

Letters from Carthage

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2007

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In the Absence of Iles
53

In the Absence of Iles

Harpur and Iles, Book 26

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2008

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Hotbed
54

Hotbed

Harpur and Iles, Book 27

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2009

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Off-Street Parking
55

Off-Street Parking

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2009

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Full of Money
56

Full of Money

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2009

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I Am Gold
57

I Am Gold

Harpur and Iles, Book 28

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2010

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Vacuum
58

Vacuum

Harpur and Iles, Book 29

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2011

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World War Two Will Not Take Place
59

World War Two Will Not Take Place

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2011

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Undercover
60

Undercover

Harpur and Iles, Book 30

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2012

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Play Dead
61

Play Dead

Harpur and Iles, Book 31

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2013

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Noose
62

Noose

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2013

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Disclosures
63

Disclosures

Harpur and Iles, Book 32

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2014

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Snatched
64

Snatched

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2014

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Blaze Away
65

Blaze Away

Harpur and Iles, Book 33

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2015

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First Fix Your Alibi
66

First Fix Your Alibi

Harpur and Iles, Book 34

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2016

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The Principals
67

The Principals

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2016

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Close
68

Close

Harpur and Iles, Book 35

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2017

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Hitmen I Have Known
69

Hitmen I Have Known

Harpur and Iles, Book 36

Author:Bill James

Publish Year : 2019

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