This is a complete list of John Jakes books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.
Series ghostwritten by John Jakes.
John Jakes (John William Jakes) was born on March 31st, 1932. John passed away March 11th, 2023 at 90 years old. John Jakes was born in Chicago, USA.
John Jakes (John William Jakes) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 35 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1952 with the novel The Texans Ride North. The most recently released novel was The Gods of Newport which was released in 2006.
John Jakes also wrote the Kent Family series which has 8 books including The Bastard and The Rebels.
John Jakes won the Owen Wister Award, Saddleman Award, in 2007.
Jakes' book, Ghoul's Garden was nominated for the British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story, in 1975.
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John Jakes is the one author that I truly, truly enjoy reading. He is what really got me into reading when I purchased his “Kent Family Chronicles” for my 18th birthday almost 44 years ago. I of course still have the whole set, and many of his other books. He was a great man who was a big inspiration to me.
The highest rated book by John Jakes on Book Notification is Love and War, the 2nd novel in the North and South series.
The most read book by John Jakes on Book Notification is The Bastard, the 1st novel in the Kent Family series.
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