The Ministry of Necessity (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #5) - Scott Lynch 8.34   6

From Scott Lynch comes The Ministry of Necessity the 5th highly anticipated book in The Gentleman Bastard Sequence.

The burden of authority and the illusion of respectability.

A dangerous bid to reach old allies.

A shadow war against even older enemies.


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Release date TBA (estimate 2024)
Details updated September 23, 2022

The Gentleman Bastard Sequence :: Series

Series contains 7 primary works and has 8 total works.

Follow the the life and adventures of Locke Lamora, a master con artist in a world where con artistry, as we know it, is a new and rare style of crime. These seven novels will reveal his grand ambitions as well as his astounding failures. See his wits pitted against ever-increasing odds on behalf of the few things that truly matter to him, through the highs and lows of crime, courtly intrigue, politics, love, and war...

The Lies of Locke Lamora (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #1) 8.84   284
The Bastards and the Knives (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #1.5) 8.94   18
Red Seas Under Red Skies (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #2) 8.80   40
The Republic of Thieves (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #3) 8.58   28
The Thorn of Emberlain (The Gentleman Bastard Sequence #4) 9.04   29