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Mark T. Sullivan Books In Order

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Publication Order of Seamus Moynihan Books

The Serpent's Kiss (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Second Woman (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Robin Monarch Books

Publication Order of Private Books

Private (By: James Patterson,Maxine Paetro,Mark Sullivan) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private London (By: James Patterson,Mark Pearson) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Games (With: James Patterson,Mark Sullivan) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private:#1 Suspect (By: James Patterson,Maxine Paetro) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Berlin (With: James Patterson,Mark Sullivan) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private L.A. (With: James Patterson) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Down Under / Oz (By: James Patterson,Michael White) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private India (By: James Patterson,Ashwin Sanghi) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Vegas (By: James Patterson,Maxine Paetro) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Sydney / Missing (By: James Patterson,Kathryn Fox) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Paris (With: James Patterson,Mark Sullivan) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Rio / The Games (With: James Patterson,Mark Sullivan) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Delhi / Count to Ten (By: James Patterson,Ashwin Sanghi) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Princess (By: James Patterson,Rees Jones) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Moscow (By: James Patterson,Adam Hamdy) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Rogue / Private: Missing Persons (By: James Patterson,Adam Hamdy) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Beijing (By: James Patterson,Adam Hamdy) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Rome (By: James Patterson,Adam Hamdy) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Private Monaco (By: James Patterson,Adam Hamdy) (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
On his website, James has a separate listing for the "main" Private series which is in this order: Private, Private: #1 Suspect, Private L.A., Private Vegas, Private Paris and The Games.

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Fall Line (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hard News (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Purification Ceremony (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ghost Dance (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Labyrinth (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Triple Cross (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beneath a Scarlet Sky (By: Mark Sullivan) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Last Green Valley (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
All The Glimmering Stars (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Hook, Line & Sinister(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon

Mark Sullivan isan American author of suspense and mystery novels. His books include The Rogue, The Purification Ceremony, and Triple Cross. Sullivan was born in Medfield, Massachusetts, earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Hamilton University in 1980. Soon after his graduation, Sullivan served in the Peace Corps during which he spent most of his time teaching children in the Sahara Desert.

Sullivan returned to the United States in 1982 where he furthered his studies at Northwestern University, School of Journalism. After school, Sullivan joined Reuters where he worked as a financial correspondent from 1983 to 1984 but later quit his job to become a political reporter in Washington D.C. The author then joined San Diego Tribune and worked as a full-time investigative reporter. With a deep understanding of the different cultures from his experiences in Africa, Sullivan developed a journalistic style on the perceptions that he was investigating. Some of Sullivan’s award-winning novels include a series of book that details the culture of children brought up in a family of addicts.

As a child, Sullivan loved reading books and always dreamed that one day he would become an author. He started writing fiction aged 30years, and his first published novel was The Fall Line (1994). The book was chosen as the book of the year by New York Times. In 1995, Sullivan published a mystery book titled, Hard News that brought into the limelight the underworld of the contemporary newspapers- subsequently, the book garnered positive critical acclaim.

However, it was not until 1996 that Sullivan career rose to the skies. It was his book The Purification Ceremony that made him famous in the publishing world. The novel is narrated in a woman’s voice and has since then been published as a bestseller globally. The Purification Ceremony was a finalist for Edgar Allan Poe Award and also won W.H. Smith Award. Subsequently, the book was named as the best book of the year by Los Angeles Times.

The Purification Ceremony has been translated into different languages and also has been optioned for various adaptations into film. Furthermore, some of Sullivan’s books have been optioned for adaptation into movies, translated into over a dozen languages and also earned a place in the bestsellers list. For example, three books in Jack Morgan Series Private L.A, Private Berlin and Private Paris have been listed in New York Times Bestseller list.

The Purification Ceremony

The Purification Ceremony narrates the story of Diana Jackman, who was raised by his father and during her teenage days, she learned how to move freely in the jungles of Maine learned how to walk and survive in a world invisible to most men. Diana is a natural track from the lineage of shamans, healers, and hunters- now working as an environmental software writer, a mother, wife whose life has taught her a lesson to always safeguard her feelings behind the walls of silence and truths. Life has also taught her so many lessons, her happiness, her family, her peace and it has brought her to a scenic frozen place of magic and death.

Eight professional hunters have gathered widely on a large and isolated estate in British Columbia to track down a whitetail deer at the snow-covered confluence of Dream and Sticks rivers. Diana is among them down by both the hunt and the power of her father’s people. However someone else is closely stalking them- a ruthless and brutal force of nature hiding in the blinding whiteness of the winter snow, and the hunter themselves have now become the hunted.

One by one, these people are slaughtered like animals by a killer who swift, persistent and shockingly efficient. For the first time in Diana’s life, she must fight her instincts to flee and to survive she will have to rely on fathers teachings as well as her own skills before she sets out to hunt the hunter.


Private is the first book in Private series by Mark Sullivan. The novel introduces Jack Morgan, a former Marine pilot and the owner of a renowned investigation firm with offices across the globe. His company is the place that anyone seeking justice after the cops have failed would go.

The secrets of the most influential people in the world visit Jack on a daily basis and require him and his team to use his advanced forensic tools to break even the solid cases.

Jack is investigating an NFL scam and unsolved murder of 18 schoolgirls when he learns of a brutal killing close to his home. His former lover and the wife of his good friend has been killed, and this nearly pushes the retired marine pilot over the edge. But instead, Jack and his team push back and dedicate all the resources in his family to track the serial killer.

Surprisingly, Jack does not play by the rules of the game, but before choosing justice over revenge, Jack will have to solve a love triangle that threatens to bring down is plans.


The suspect is the second book in Private series by Mark Sullivan featuring Jack Morgan a former marine pilot and the owner of the most advanced investigation firm. The keys to the investigative company where handed over by his father as he was serving his jail term in prison.

Since the retired marine took over the firm, it has become one of the most renowned investigative companies in the world. The company’s private investigators are the smartest, fasted, and use the most tech advanced tools in the world to cover the buried truth the government cannot solve.

When Jack Morgan former partner is murdered, Jack becomes the prime suspect in the murder case. While he is under police custody, the mob arms him to recover $30 million worth stolen pharmaceuticals for them. In the meanwhile, a beautiful manager of a famous restaurant persuades jack to investigate a series of murders on her property.

While Jack is fighting to prove his innocence, one of his most trusted investigators threatens to leave his investigative firm- but Jack soon discovers that he’s facing the most cunning and powerful adversaries ever.

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4 Responses to “Mark T. Sullivan”

  1. Terry Rochioli: 2 years ago

    Is Mark Sullivan going to publish anymore Robin Monarch series books or more stand alone books? Read his last two stand alone books and loved them so now starting to read his older works. Thanks

  2. Mary Elia: 2 years ago

    I am confused. Are Mark Sullivan and Mark T. Sullivan the same person? Does one of them collaborate with James Patterson. Thanks for clearing this up for me.Mary

    • Graeme: 2 years ago

      Yes they are the same

  3. Ron C: 2 years ago

    You are a recently added author to the books I read. Loving them all.


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