Henry Petroski

Henry Petroski

This is a complete list of Henry Petroski books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
To Engineer is Human
1985
2
Beyond Engineering (With: Tom Dunne, Karen Petroski)
Beyond Engineering (With: Tom Dunne, Karen Petroski)
1986
3
The Pencil
1992
4
The Evolution of Useful Things
1994
5
Design Paradigms
1994
6
Engineers of Dreams
1995
7
Invention by Design
1996
8
Remaking the World
1997
9
9
The Book on the Bookshelf
1999
10
Paperboy
2002
11
Small Things Considered
2003
12
Pushing the Limits
2004
13
Success through Failure
2006
14
The Toothpick
2007
15
The Essential Engineer
2010
16
An Engineer's Alphabet
2011
17
To Forgive Design
2012
18
The House with Sixteen Handmade Doors
2014
19
The Road Taken
2016
20
Force
2022

List of Henry Petroski Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Alexander Calder: The Paris Years, 1926-1933
2008
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Henry Petroski: Biography

Henry Petroski was born on February 6th, 1942. Henry passed away June 14th, 2023 at 81 years old. Henry Petroski was born in Brooklyn.

Henry Petroski is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 20 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1985 with the novel To Engineer is Human. The most recently released novel was Force which was released in 2022.

Henry Petroski: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Henry Petroski on Book Notification is The Book on the Bookshelf, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Henry Petroski on Book Notification is The Book on the Bookshelf, a Standalone novel.

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  1. Robert Crais, author of the Elvis Cole & Joe Pike Series.
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  3. Dennis Lehane, author of the novel: Shutter Island.
  4. Erik Larson, author of the novel: The Devil in the White City.
  5. Martin Cruz Smith, author of the Arkady Renko Series.

Henry Petroski: F.A.Q

When was Henry Petroski Born?

Henry Petroski was born on February 6th, 1942.

When did Henry Petroski die?

Henry Petroski died on June 14th, 2023 at 81 years old.

Where was Henry Petroski Born?

Henry Petroski was born in Brooklyn.

What was the first book Henry Petroski wrote?

The first novel written by Henry Petroski was To Engineer is Human, published in 1985.

What was the most recent book Henry Petroski wrote?

His most recently released work was Force on September 20th, 2022.

How many books has Henry Petroski written?

Henry Petroski has written 20 books. All of his books are Standalone Novels.

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