Publication Order of Psy-Changelings Books
|Slave to Sensation||(2006)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Visions of Heat||(2007)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Caressed by Ice||(2007)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Mine to Possess||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hostage to Pleasure||(2008)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Branded by Fire||(2009)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Blaze of Memory||(2009)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Bonds of Justice||(2010)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Play of Passion||(2010)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Kiss of Snow||(2011)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Tangle of Need||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Heart of Obsidian||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Declaration of Courtship||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Texture of Intimacy||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|A Whisper of Sin||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Shield of Winter||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Shards of Hope||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Allegiance of Honor||(2016)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Publication Order of Psy-Changelings Collections
The Psy-Changeling series is a series of novels written by the well known author Nalini Singh from Nalini Singh. The series consisted of thirteen novels written from 2006 to 2014. The Psy-Changeling depicts the era of the year 2079 were three kinds of beings exist Psy, Changeling and the Humans. The Psy appear as human beings, but they have additional qualities. They have the power of telekinesis, foresight and telepathy along with other powers. They are under the control of a regime called Silence. The humans are just the normal human beings, whereas the changelings are a mix of humans and animals. They can shift from humans to animals like leopards, wolf rats, etc. The Silence was implemented in the year 1979 and form a major part of the series. As the Psy are under Silence, they do not possess any feeling. They have given away all the emotions of happiness, anger, lust, love, fear, etc. The duty of maintaining the Silence is with The Council, who are the leaders of the Psy. But the silence is getting broken throughout the series and the Psy have started to learn and feel emotions of love, happiness, anger, etc. The Changelings are divided into two packs, the SnowDancer wolves and the DarkRiver leopards.
The DarkRiver leopards controls the San Francisco area, whereas the SnowDancer wolves control the rest of California. The Council comprises of seven different beings with different goals. The humans are considered to the weakest of all the three races, but they have decided to prove otherwise. The list of major characters of the series is as follows:
1. ANDREW LIAM KINCAID
Andrew, often called as “Drew” is a Changeling of the SnowDancer wolf pack. He appears in the first part of the series ‘Slave to Sensation’ and has the duty of reporting to the Hawke. He acts as the eyes and ears of the Hawke and spends most of his time in the pack holdings on the road. He has an uncanny ability of tracking his packmates. He is charming and easy to become friends with even though he is a high-rank soldier. He controls the San Diego sector. Drew is even good at hiding emotions and has copper eyes in the form of a wolf. He is in his mid 20’s and is the brother of Riley and Brenna Kincaid.
2. BRENNA SHANE KINCAID
Brenna is a 5 foot 4, 20 years old SnowDancer wolf changeling. She has a mate in the name of Judd Lauren and is the sister of Andrew and Riley Kincaid. Brenna is a has studied the maintenance and repair of computer systems and is determined in her work. She created a theory for the development of a teleportation system. She has brown eyes and straight blonde hair and finished her schooling at the age of 15. Brenna first appears in the first part of the series and is later abducted by Sanatno Enrique, who is a Psy serial killer. He abused and tortured her because of which she took months to recover. She could see the visions of death because of the torturing she received. Brenna is a trained shooter and was trained by Dorian Christensen.
3. CLAY BENNETT
Clay is a 6 foot 4, 34 years old DarkRiver Sentinel. He has deep green eyes, pitch black hair and brown gold skin. His mother Isla hates to see him change to a leopard. Clay had to serve 4 years in prison for killing Orrin Henderson at the age of 14. He has the ability of hiding his animal nature very well than others. He almost became rogue when he learnt that his mate Talin McKade had been killed when he was imprisoned. Clay has a tattoo on his right bicep and a sleeping leopard tattoo on his left and acts as a supervisor for the DarkRiver Construction.
4. JUDD LAUREN
Judd Lauren is a Psy with strong telepath abilities and the mate of Brenna Kincaid. He received his training by Councilor Ming LeBon. He has a quick healing ability and becoming blurred in the form of a shadow. He is also a highly specialized assassin and later becomes the member of SnowDancer wolves. Judd is 26 years old handsome man with brown eyes and chocolate color hair. He is very cold inhumanly and can make his target insane.
5. KALEB KRYCHEK
Kaleb is a lethal combat trainer and a Psy who appears in the second part of the series ‘Vision of Heat’. He is able to teleport to people and induce madness. Kaleb has a good control over his abilities and later replaces Santano Enrique as a member of Council. He has a strong physique and a scent of pine and ice. He is 27 years old with cordinal eyes and black hair. He is under the control of Santano Enrique since childhood and has loved and cared about Sahara Kyriakus only.
6. EKATERINA HAAS
Ekaterina, nicknamed as “Katya”, is also a Psy and is able to amplify herself into a more powerful telepath. Later, she is captured and tortured by Ming LeBon for five months. This breaks her physically and mentally. She is trained to become a killer, but tries to free herself. The torture makes her suffer from amnesia and she tries to kill Ming for taking revenge. As her mind starts breaking down, she is saved by Noor Hassan and later becomes a part of the Forgotten ShadowNet. Ekaterina is the mate of Devraj Santos and has hazel eyes and short blonde hair.
The first book of the Psy-Changeling series was titled ‘Slave to Sensation’ and was published in the year 2006. The book depicts an era where feelings are denied and those who show any sign of feelings are punished. Sascha Duncan is branded as flawed and is ordered to conceal the feelings. But she is in despair as she would be sentenced to rehabilitation if she conceals anything. The humans and animals are on the verge of war as the animals look to revenge the murders of Changeling women. Lucas is hungry for finding the Psy killer and he uses Sascha for it. But he falls for her passion and both come very close. They must maintain their identities or else they will have to sacrifice everything for the taste of temptation. The book was received very well by the readers as a paranormal romance. It also fetched Nalini Singh the all important fame and established her as a renowned writer.
The next installment of the series was titled ‘Visions of Heat’ and was published in the year 2007. This book revolves around Faith NightStar, who used to be cold silence, but recently took to visions of blood and murder. It was a bad sign for her as she was an F-category Psy. As she is able predict the future through her visions, she is shown as something even more dangerous for her. She sees exquisite pleasure which is very powerful in her sight and fragile in her state of mind. This is dangerous for her as she could end herself if she tries to embrace herself with the emotions. Vaugh D’ Angelo is able to take the form of a Jaguar or a man. Faith gets drawn to the animal nature of Vaughn. Vaughn also finds her fascinating and craves to pleasure her in every way. But this could prove dangerous for them and the Psy’s do not want this to happen because they need Faith for their purposes. Hence, they try to keep her silenced and keep Vaughn away from her. This was also hailed by the readers as a paranormal romance as it them deeper into the Psy and Changeling world. This Novel increased the popularity of Nalini Singh even further, which helped her to complete 11 more novels in the series.Book Series In Order » Characters » Psy-Changeling