James Ellroy

James Ellroy

Upcoming James Ellroy Books

No Upcoming Books. Click the '+ Follow' button to register an account, and we will notify you when they have new books coming out.

The Enchanters (Standalone) was the most recently released book by James Ellroy, on September 12th, 2023.

Book Notification is an Amazon Associate and eBay Partner. If you click on a book title it will take you to Amazon or your default book store where you can read more about the book or purchase it. We earn money from qualifying purchases.

James Ellroy Stats: The highest rated book by James Ellroy on Book Notification is L.A. Confidential, the 3rd novel in the L.A. Quartet series. The second-highest rated book is The Big Nowhere (L.A. Quartet #2).

The most read book by James Ellroy on Book Notification is The Black Dahlia, the first novel in the L.A. Quartet series. The second most read book is L.A. Confidential (L.A. Quartet #3).

Below is a complete list of James Ellroy books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by James Ellroy is the L.A. Quartet Series.

List of Lloyd Hopkins Books in Publication Order

List of L.A. Quartet Books in Publication Order

List of Second L.A. Quartet Books in Publication Order

List of Underworld U.S.A. Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Best American Mystery Stories Anthologies in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction in Publication Order

List of James Ellroy Anthologies in Publication Order

James Ellroy: Biography

James Ellroy (Lee Earle ) was born on March 4th, 1948 and is currently 76 years old. James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles, California, USA.

James Ellroy (Lee Earle ) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 5 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1981 with the novel Brown's Requiem. The most recently released novel was The Enchanters which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming standalone novels by James at this time.

James Ellroy has also written the L.A. Quartet series which has 4 books including The Black Dahlia and The Big Nowhere.

James Ellroy has made the prestigious Kono Mystery ga Sugoi! list numerous times. In 1991, The Black Dahlia was ranked #3. The novel White Jazz was ranked #2 in 1997. American Tabloid tied for #10 in 1999. In 2002, The Cold Six Thousand was tied for #2. In 2012, Blood's a Rover was ranked #5.

James Ellroy: Awards & Accolades

James Ellroy has won multiple awards including: The Edgar Award, Grand Master, in 2015 and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, The Robert Kirsch Award, in 2022.

Ellroy's books have also won multiple awards, White Jazz won the Maltese Falcon Society, Falcon Award, in 1997. Books to Die For won the Agatha Award, Best Non-fiction, in 2012 as well as the Anthony Award - Best Non-Fiction Book in 2013, Macavity Award - Best Mystery Critical/Biographical in 2013.

James Ellroy books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Brown's Requiem was nominated for the Shamus Award, Best P.I. Paperback Original, in 1982. Clandestine was nominated for the Edgar Award, Best Paperback Original, in 1983. Books to Die For was nominated for the Edgar Award, Best Critical/Biographical Work, in 2013 as well as the Edgar Award - Best Critical/Biographical Work in 2013.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow James Ellroy are:

  1. Michael Connelly, author of the Harry Bosch Series.
  2. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  3. David Baldacci, author of the Amos Decker Series.
  4. Lee Child, author of the Jack Reacher Series.
  5. John Grisham, author of the Jake Brigance Series.

James Ellroy: F.A.Q

When was James Ellroy Born? How old is James Ellroy?

James Ellroy was born on March 4th, 1948. James Ellroy is currently 76 years old.

Where was James Ellroy Born?

James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles, California, USA and is American.

What awards has James Ellroy won?

James Ellroy has won the following awards: Grand Master at the Edgar Award (2015) and The Robert Kirsch Award at the Los Angeles Times Book Prize (2022).

What book awards has James Ellroy won?

White Jazz: Maltese Falcon Society Falcon Award (1997).
Books to Die For: Agatha Award Best Non-fiction (2012), Anthony Award Best Non-Fiction Book (2013), Macavity Award Best Mystery Critical/Biographical (2013).

What was the first book James Ellroy wrote?

The first book written by James Ellroy was Brown's Requiem, published in 1981.

What was the most recent book James Ellroy wrote?

His most recently released work was The Enchanters on September 12th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by James Ellroy?

James Ellroy does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has James Ellroy written?

James Ellroy has written 26 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 3 books in the Lloyd Hopkins Series, 4 books in the L.A. Quartet Series, 2 books in the Second L.A. Quartet Series, 3 books in the Underworld U.S.A. Series, 5 Standalone Novels, 4 books in the Short Story Collections, 2 books in the Best American Mystery Stories Anthologies, 3 books in the Non-Fiction.

Have a Question?

    Author Discussion


    Subscribe
    Notify of
    guest

    0 Comments
    Inline Feedbacks
    View all comments

    Book Notification is an Amazon Associate. Book links to Amazon, eBay and other book stores are affiliate links, and we earn money from any qualifying purchases.

    Welcome to Book Notification!

    Are we missing any books or looking for an author that isn't on the site? Have any feedback or ideas that will enhance your experience? Contact us below.


      To see what we are currently working on as well as some of our future plans, see our road map.
      Monthly Contest
      affiliate disclaimer

      We are giving away 10 $25 USD gift cards. For our new monthly reader mailbag: simply let us know what book series you would take with you, if you were stranded on a desert island. Note: you must be a registered user of Book Notification. Click here to login or register.


      Upcoming Books
      Popular Authors:
      Todays Most Followed Authors:
      Skip to content