Book Notification

Capital Crimes Books In Order

Book links take you to Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn money from qualifying purchases.

Publication Order of Capital Crimes Books

By: Margaret Truman, Jon Land, Donald Bain
Murder in the White House (1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on Capitol Hill (1981)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the Supreme Court (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the Smithsonian (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on Embassy Row (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the FBI (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Georgetown (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the CIA (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Kennedy Center (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the National Cathedral (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Pentagon (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on the Potomac (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the National Gallery (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in the House (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Watergate (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Library of Congress (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Foggy Bottom (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder in Havana (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at Ford's Theatre (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at Union Station (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at The Washington Tribune (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the Opera (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on K Street (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Inside the Beltway (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monument to Murder (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Experiment in Murder (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Undiplomatic Murder (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Internship in Murder (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Deadly Medicine (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Allied in Danger (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on the Metro (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder at the CDC (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Margaret Truman is one of the best authors who has done marvelous work. She is an author and a historian who was born on 17th February 1924 in Independence, Missouri. She died on 29th January 2008 in Chicago Illinois at the age of 83 years. Before being an author, she was a singer. Margaret Truman attended her early childhood in Independence where she also attended her school. This was until her father was elected to the United States Senate in 1934. After this, she attended her school in both Washington DC and Independence. She joined George Washington University in 1942 where she became a member of the Pi Beta Phi. She graduated with Bachelor of Arts in History in 1946. After her education, she worked for quite long and about ten years down the line is when she got married. She was married to Clifton Daniel who was the New York Times reporter in 1956. The couples got married at Trinity Episcopal Church in Independence. They had four sons and the husband passed away in 2000. The sons were named Thomas born in 1966, Harrison born 1963, William born in 1959 but passed away in 2000 and Clifton born in 1957. In her later life, she stayed in her Park Avenue before passing away in 2008 just eight years after the death of her husband.

In her career as an author, she has done several inspiring and motivational books that you will definitely love reading. She has done both fiction and non-fiction books that are available online and at the nearest bookshop and libraries. Before becoming an author she was a singer and her first radio debut was in March 1947. Despite unfavorable reviews, her father motivated her very much and this inspired her. She performed a guest soloist on the Railroad Hour in the presentation of Sari on 17th March 1952. Besides this, she also performed “The Big Show” that was a program on the NBC Radio. This was the place that she met a very good friend known as Goodman Ace who always advised and motivated her in life. Her first book was published in 1956 which was non-fiction book while her first fiction book came in 1980. She published her last book in 2003 before her death but later in 2011, her work was still published. She did several books for both fiction and non-fictions.

Capital Crimes series by Margaret Truman was first published in 1980. The series has several characters, hence it lacks a protagonist character who keeps repeating throughout the series. It has a total of 28 books that you can all find online. You can always decide to read online or get your copy and read at your own time. The genesis book in the series is known as “Murder in the White House” while the second book is entitled as “Murder on Capitol Hill” which were published in 1980 and 1981 respectively. The last book in the Capital Crimes series by Margaret Truman was published is entitled as “Internship in Murder”. The setting of this series in a smart place and the story will always inspire you.

Murder in the White House

This is the first book in the series. The book was published in 1980 and some of the characters in the book are Ron Fairbanks and Lansard Blaine who are the white house counsel and secretary of state respectively. The setting is done in a town where the choice of weapon is always a well-aimed rumor. Ron Fairbanks is given the duty to carry out investigations about the secretary of the state who is very ghastly. The secretary who is known as Blaine is struggling in the Lincoln’s bedroom. Lansard who is the secretary is being rumored to be a real womanizer since she had links with the gorgeous call girl. Besides this, there other issue is about the uncertain evidence of the connection with the international wheeler dealer. These are some of the cases that Ron Fairbanks is carrying investing to be sure of the rumors being heard within the city. Blaine is one who is to be reckoned whatsoever the condition. On the other hand, Fairbanks loves the president daughter. The momentous evening leaves so many questions that are unanswered. This is because only a few insiders who are highly placed are the ones who are able to access Lincoln’s bedroom.

To know how Fairbanks dealt with the critical situation, you just need to get a copy of this book and you will definitely love reading. The books are available online at very affordable prices. You can also get these books at your local library for fantastic reading. These are some of the best books Margaret Truman that you don’t want miss reading.

Murder on Capitol Hill

This is the second book out of the 28 books in the Capital Crimes series by Margaret Truman. This novel was published in 1981 for the first time and later republished in 2011. Despite the book being the continuation of the first book, it has different characters like: Cale Caldwell who is the senator and Attorney Lydia James who is the counsel to the senate committee. Despite the great power Cale Cadwel and his blue-blooded wife had on Capitol Hill, this didn’t prevent him from being assassinated. The senator was killed in the presence of his friends at the champagne reception in his honor. This is the second murder incident that the family is experiencing after the niece was murdered two years ago. Until the moment of the senator’s murder, the one who killed the niece had not yet been found. The senate counsel, attorney Lydia James who is the investigator of the killing suspects that there must be some connection about the two deaths. This makes her be voted down first even though the strange rumors still persist. The death of the senator is great joy to others because this would benefit them in away. Some of the people who will be benefited by the death are ambitious host of the talk show, master of spin and the bitter political adversary.

This is just but a summary of the book. You will definitely find the whole story in the book once you get your copy. Enjoy reading this fantastic series by Truman Margaret. The books are available both online and at your local libraries.

Book Series In Order » Characters » Capital Crimes

One Response to “Capital Crimes”

  1. Donna: 5 months ago

    I’ve read many of Ms Truman s books .love every one . Now I will find the ones I’ve not read Thank you for printing these in order


Leave a Reply