Welcome to Reading Orders! If you've ever wanted to read or watch something in the actual order in which the events happened in the story, this is your site. Each of our timelines organises the unruly business of sequels and prequels and all the rest into a single coherent order, and shows it to you in an easy to follow fashion.

William Gibson’s Sprawl Universe Reading Order

William Gibson’s Sprawl Universe Reading Order

The ground-breaking stories that brought cyberpunk to the mainstream.
The Abominable Dr. Phibes Chronology

The Abominable Dr. Phibes Chronology

The cult classic horror film series, now being continued in novel form by its original screenwriter, William Goldstein.
The Works of Shakespeare Reading Order

The Works of Shakespeare Reading Order

The plays and epic poetry of William Shakespeare…
The Wet Hot American Summer Chronology

The Wet Hot American Summer Chronology

An affectionate parody of ‘summer camp’ movies from the Eighties.
The Pandemic Chronology

The Pandemic Chronology

The classic cooperative board game in all its iterations.
The GrimJack Reading Order

The GrimJack Reading Order

John Ostrander and Tim Truman’s legendary comic series
The DC Masters of the Universe Universe

The DC Masters of the Universe Universe

The legendary Eighties cartoon and toy line revived for a new decade.
The Chronicles of Narnia Reading Order

The Chronicles of Narnia Reading Order

C.S. Lewis’ series of genteel fantasy novels.
The Despicable Me Viewing Order

The Despicable Me Viewing Order

Despicable Me, the Minions and all the rest.
The Nolanverse Chronology

The Nolanverse Chronology

Yet another Batman Timeline…
The Room Where It’s Happening Listening Order

The Room Where It’s Happening Listening Order

A podcast going through Lin Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton one song at a time.
The Earth X Reading Order

The Earth X Reading Order

Earth 9997 in the Marvel Multiverse
The Elric of Melniboné Chronology

The Elric of Melniboné Chronology

Michael Moorcock’s brilliant subversion of heroic fantasy tropes.
The Scarlet Traces Reading Order

The Scarlet Traces Reading Order

Ian Edginton and D’Israeli’s excellent adaptation and sequels to H.G. Wells’ “War of the Worlds”.
The Harry Potter Book Series Reading Order

The Harry Potter Book Series Reading Order

The original series of books by J.K. Rowling plus assorted side works she has added.
The Girl Genius Reading Order

The Girl Genius Reading Order

The continuing adventures of Angela Heterodyne