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Publication Order of Singularity Sky Books

Publication Order of The Merchant Princes Books

The Family Trade (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Hidden Family (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Clan Corporate (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Merchants' War (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Revolution Business (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Trade of Queens (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Laundry Files Books

The Atrocity Archives (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Jennifer Morgue (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pimpf (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Down on the Farm (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Equoid (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Overtime (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fuller Memorandum (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Apocalypse Codex (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rhesus Chart (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Annihilation Score (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Nightmare Stacks (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Delirium Brief (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Labyrinth Index (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Escape from Yokai Land (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Season of Skulls (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of The New Management Books

Dead Lies Dreaming (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Quantum of Nightmares (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Laundry Files Collections

Three Tales from the Laundry Files (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Halting State Books

Publication Order of Freyaverse Books

Saturn's Children (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Neptune's Brood (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Empire Games Books

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Glasshouse (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Missile Gap (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Scratch Monkey (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rapture of the Nerds (With: Cory Doctorow) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Toast, and Other Stories (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wireless (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

The Web Architect's Handbook (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Warhammer 40,000 Books

Deathwing (With: Dan Abnett,Ian Watson,Storm Constantine,Gav Thorpe,William King,Graham McNeill,Neil Jones,David Pringle,Neil McIntosh) (1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
Draco (By: Ian Watson) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Inquisitor (By: Ian Watson) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Harlequin (By: Ian Watson) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chaos Child (By: Ian Watson) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Eye of Terror (By: Barrington J. Bayley) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wine Of Dreams (By: Brian Craig) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark Imperium (By: Gav Thorpe,William King,Simon Jowett,Matthew Farrer,Ben Counter,Barrington J. Bayley,Marc Gascoigne,Andy Chambers,Robert Earl,Neil Rutledge) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pawns of Chaos (By: Brian Craig) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Storm of Iron (By: Graham McNeill) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Words of Blood (By: Christian Dunn,Marc Gascoigne) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Farseer (By: William King) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crucible of War (By: Dan Abnett,Graham McNeill,Christian Dunn,Matthew Farrer,Sandy Mitchell,Simon Spurrier,Jonathan Green,Marc Gascoigne,Edward Rusk,David Charters,Matt Ralphs) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lone Wolves (By: Dan Abnett) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
What Price Victory (By: Marc Gascoigne) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Inquisition War (By: Ian Watson) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Iron Hands (By: Jonathan Green) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bringers of Death (By: Simon Jowett,Mike Lee,Christian Dunn,Sandy Mitchell,Marc Gascoigne,Mitchel Scanlon,C.S. Goto) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Let the Galaxy Burn (By: Dan Abnett,Gav Thorpe,William King,Graham McNeill,Christian Dunn,Ben Counter,Marc Gascoigne,Mark Brendan,Jonahan Curran,C.S. Goto,Andras Millward,Neil Rutledge) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from the Dark Millennium (By: Dan Abnett,Mike Lee,Graham McNeill,Christian Dunn,Steve Parker,Marc Gascoigne,Matt Keefe,C.S. Goto,Darren-Jon Ashmore) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Blood & Thunder (By: Dan Abnett) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Planetkill (By: Graham McNeill,Matthew Farrer,Steve Parker,Lindsey Priestley,RichardWilliams,Henry Zou,Simon Dyton,Robey Jenkins) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Imperial Guard Omnibus: Volume One (By: Steve Lyons,Steve Parker,Mitchel Scanlon) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dawn of War II (By: Chris Roberson) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sabbat Worlds: A Good Man (By: Sandy Mitchell) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Alien Beast Within (By: Ian Watson) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Treacheries of the Space Marines (By: Christian Dunn) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mephiston: Lord of Death (By: David Annandale) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Down Amongst the Dead Men (By: Steve Lyons) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Cost of Command (By: Sandy Mitchell) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Eye of the Dragon (By: Steve Lyons) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark City (By: Steve Lyons) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warped Stars (By: Ian Watson) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Macharian Crusade Omnibus (By: William King) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Left for Dead (By: Steve Lyons) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Path Unclear (By: Mike Brooks) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exodus (By: Steve Lyons) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lukas the Trickster (By: JoshuaReynolds) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Choke Point (By: Mike Brooks) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lightning Run (By: Peter McLean) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Masters of Stone and Steel (By: Gav Thorpe,Nick Kyme) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Beast Arises, Volume 1 (By: Dan Abnett,David Annandale,Gav Thorpe,Rob Sanders) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spear of the Emperor (By: Aaron Dembski-Bowden) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Beast Arises: Volume 2 (By: Guy Haley) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Beast Arises: Volume 3 (By: David Guymer) (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Celestine: The Living Saint (By: Andy Clark) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Knights of Caliban (By: Gav Thorpe) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Redemption Through Sacrifice (By: Justin Woolley) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Born of the Storm (By: Edoardo Albert) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Last Flight (By: Edoardo Albert) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Strong Among Us (By: Steve Lyons) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Inferno! Volume 4 (By: Edoardo Albert) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vaults of Obsidian (By: David Annandale,Gav Thorpe,Nick Kyme,Darius Hinks,JoshuaReynolds,Guy Haley,J.C. Stearns,Denny Flowers,Nicholas Wolf) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mark of Faith (By: Rachel Harrison) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lord of the Dark Millennium (By: Dan Abnett) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Where Dere’s da Warp Dere’s a Way (By: Mike Brooks) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Night Shriekers (By: Justin Woolley) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warriors and Warlords (By: Gav Thorpe,Steve Lyons,Graham McNeill,JoshuaReynolds,Peter McLean,Guy Haley,Chris Wraight,Robbie MacNiven,Rachel Harrison,Phil Kelly,MattSmith) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Indomitus (By: Gav Thorpe) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Karsharat Abomination (By: George Mann) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Imperium at War (By: Steve Lyons,Nate Crowley,Danie Ware,Thomas Parrott,Edoardo Albert) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Hammer and the Eagle: Icons of Warhammer (By: Dan Abnett,David Annandale,Gav Thorpe,Graham McNeill,Aaron Dembski-Bowden,Nick Kyme,Sandy Mitchell,JoshuaReynolds,Danie Ware,Guy Haley,Chris Wraight,David Guymer,Andy Clark,C.L. Werner,Justin D. Hill,Rachel Harrison,John French,Nick Horth) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Green and Grey (By: Edoardo Albert) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Brutal Kunnin' (By: Mike Brooks) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nexus & Other Stories (By: Dan Abnett,Steve Parker,JoshuaReynolds,Peter McLean,Mike Brooks,Danie Ware,Guy Haley,Chris Wraight,Rachel Harrison,Robert Rath,J.C. Stearns,Thomas Parrott,Phil Kelly,Marc Collins) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ephrael Stern: The Heretic Saint (By: David Annandale) (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Recongregator (By: David Annandale) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tear of Selevia (By: Mike Brooks) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Silent Hunters (By: Edoardo Albert) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sabbat War (By: Dan Abnett,Graham McNeill,Matthew Farrer,Justin D. Hill,Rachel Harrison,John French,Edoardo Albert,John French Sloan) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Da Gobbo's Revenge (By: Mike Brooks) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wolftime (By: Gav Thorpe) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Emperor's Sword (By: Steve Lyons) (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Small Cog (By: Mitchel Scanlon) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Krieg (By: Steve Lyons) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fool's Ruin (By: Mike Brooks) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Astorath: Angel of Mercy (By: Guy Haley) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ghazghkull Thraka: Prophet of the Waaagh! (By: Nate Crowley) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Huron Blackheart: Master of the Maelstrom (By: Mike Brooks) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sacred Hate (By: David Annandale) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Brightest And Best (By: Mike Brooks) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Awakenings (By: George Mann) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Kasrkin (By: Edoardo Albert) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Renegades: Harrowmaster (By: Mike Brooks) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Only War: Stories from the 41st Millennium (By: Edoardo Albert) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Packin' Heat (By: Mike Brooks) (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Less Than Human (By: Steve Lyons) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warboss (By: Mike Brooks) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lion: Son of the Forest (By: Mike Brooks) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Once A Killer (By: Mike Brooks) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Galaxy of Horrors (By: Steve Lyons) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Long Promise (By: Mike Brooks) (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Yarrick: The Omnibus (By: David Annandale) (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Da Big Dakka (By: Mike Brooks) (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Asimov's Science Fiction, June 2001(2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Supermen(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 15(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Year's Best SF 8(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 16(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
ReVisions(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Year's Best Science Fiction: 21 Annual Edition(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Asimov's Science Fiction, September 2004(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
One Million A.D.(2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Space Opera Renaissance(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rewired(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Space Opera(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Book of Cthulhu(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Recent Weird(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 4(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Digital Rapture(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Some of the Best from, 2012 edition(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Some of the Best from, 2013(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Time Traveler's Almanac(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon Selected Original Fiction, 2008-2012(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zombies: More Recent Dead(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
More Recent Weird(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shoreline of Infinity 8½: Edinburgh International Book Festival Special Edition(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fables from the Fountain(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Charles Stross is one of the most successful authors from England, The United Kingdom, who likes to write his books based on the science fiction, crime, horror, and thriller genres. He was born in Leeds, England, but currently lives in Edinburgh, Scotland. As many as 6 books written by author Stross have been nominated for the Hugo Award. He has even three Hugo awards in his writing career in the years 2005, 2010, and 2015 respectively, in the category of the best novella. Most of the written work of author Stross has been translated into as many as 12 foreign languages. Before going on to work as a full time writer, author Stross used to work in a variety of jobs as a programmer, tech writer, pharmacist, and journalists. He has earned graduation degrees in Computer Science and Pharmacy. Some of his works have been praised by a number of prominent personalities because of his excellent style of writing and unique description. One such written work of author Stross was praised by the Nobel Prize winning economist named Paul Krugman.

Author Stross was born on18 October 1954 as Charles David George Stross in Leeds, England. He went on to become an award winning writer and specializes in writing Lovecraftian, fantasy, horror, space opera, and hard science fiction novels. Between the years 1994 and 2004, he used to work as an active writer for the Computer Shopper magazine. He was mainly responsible for writing the monthly column of Linux. When he felt that he has to devote more time towards writing his own novels, he stopped writing for the previous magazine. However, even after becoming a full time writer, Stross finds some time to publish some freelance work on the internet which he writes in his free time. At a very young age, author Stross showed interest in reading and writing. When he was about 12 years of age, he wrote his first science fiction story. Later in the year 1986, author Stross graduated with a Pharmacy degree and after a period of one year, he became a qualified pharmacist. In the year 1989, he enrolled himself at the Bradford University for obtaining a post graduate degree in Computer Science. Stross began working as a technical author and then as a programmer.

A year later, when he realized that he was getting enough success as a fiction writer, he stopped technical writing and began working as a full time fiction writer. During the 1970s and 1980s, author Stross had published several articles about role playing games. These articles used to get published in the White Dwarf magazine. The first short story written by author Stross was published as ‘The Boys’. It appeared in the Interzone magazine in the year 1987. Later, he wrote his first novel titled ‘Singularity Sky’, which was released by the Ace Books in the year 2003. The novel went on to become very much successful and was also nominated for the Hugo Award. In between, he used to write and publish several short story collections. Several of his short stories have been nominated for he Nebula Award, Hugo Award, and a few other prestigious awards. The first novel written by him, which went on to win the Hugo Award was titled ‘The Concrete Jungle’. The success of author Stross as one of the prominent authors of the science fiction, crime, fantasy, and a variety of other genres enabled him to receive a lot of praises and appreciations from all over the world. On one prestigious occasion, Stross was invited as the Guest of Honor at the Orbital, which was the National Science Fiction convention of Britain, in the year 2008. At the Maryland Regional Science Fiction Convention held at Balticon in the year 2009, author Stross was once again invited as an honorable guest. During the same year, he was again called as the Author Guest of Honor at the Fantasticon convention held in Denmark. The list of the prestigious and prominent awards won by author Stross because of the success of his books and short stories includes the Locus Award, Hugo Award, etc. He has even received a few nominations of other popular awards such as the John W Campbell Memorial Award, Seiun Award, Arthur C Clarke Award, etc.

The Laundry Files series written by author Charles Stross is one of his most successful novel series. It consists of a total of 7 novels and 4 novellas, which were published between the years 2004 and 2016. The initial novel of this series was titled as ‘The Attrocity Archives’ and was released by the Ace Publishers in the year 2004. This novel’s story is set in London, England, The United Kingdom, and features the main characters as Dominique O’Brien and Bob Howard. At the beginning of the novel, it is shown that Bob Howard works as a low level technician for a super secret government agency called as The Laundry. All his colleagues seem to be busy in helping to save the world, while Bob is made to sit on his desk and restore some lost data. Being a techie, he does not have the risk of getting shot while on duty, like his other colleagues. But still, most of them do not receive any thanks for their brave works. Bob’s world was very much safe and dull, as he was ordered to keep it that way. However, goes on to get noticed, after which his world turns upside down. Within no time, he gets engaged in alternative universes, Middle Eastern terrorists, spycraft, nazis, and a number of other risky matters. He understands that it will take more dedicated efforts from him to clear all the mess and save his life.

The initial novel of The Laundry Files series was followed by the second installment called as ‘The Jennifer Morgue’. This novel was published by the Golden Gryphon Press in the year 2006. This book’s story continues to depict the same characters from the first novel, that is, Bob Howard and Dominique O’Brien. Along with them, a few other characters are also introduced in this book such as Ellis Billington and Ramona Random. At the start of this book, Bob Howard is shown as continuing to work for the secret United Kingdom agency called The Laundry, and tries to fight against the evil forces. He narrates an incident in which he boards the yacht of Ellis Billington for obtaining the Gravedust device, which helps in talking with the dead people. Bob learns about the plans of Ellis about raising the deep sea monster called Jennifer Morgue and ruling the world. In order to counter the evil intentions of Ellis Billington, the United States Chamber sends Ramona Random, who seems to a lethal weapon against the enemies. Seeing that Ramona Random always remains in conflict with all her bosses, the United States Chamber decides to send Bob Howard along with her so that he can control her and help to stop the evil plans of Ellis Billington.

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