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Publication Order of Ares Rising Books

Publication Order of Darwin's Radio Books

Darwin's Radio (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darwin's Children (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Eon Books

Publication Order of Forge of God Books

The Forge of God (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
Anvil of Stars (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Quantum Logic Books

Publication Order of Queen of Angels Books

Publication Order of Second Foundation Trilogy Books

Foundation's Fear (By: Gregory Benford) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Foundation and Chaos (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Foundation's Triumph (By: David Brin) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Songs of Earth and Power Books

Songs of Earth and Power (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
Infinity Concerto (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Serpent Mage (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Star Wars Legends Books

Splinter of the Mind's Eye (By: Alan Dean Foster) (1978)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Han Solo Adventures (By: Brian Daley) (1979)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Adventures of Lando Calrissian (By: L. Neil Smith) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Courtship of Princess Leia (By: Dave Wolverton) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Truce at Bakura (By: Kathy Tyers) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Crystal Star (By: Vonda N. McIntyre) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Children of the Jedi (By: Barbara Hambly) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
We Don't Do Weddings (By: Kathy Tyers) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darksaber (By: Kevin J. Anderson) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The New Rebellion (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Planet of Twilight (By: Barbara Hambly) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
I, Jedi (By: Michael A. Stackpole) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from the New Republic (By: Peter Schweighofer,Patricia A. Jackson,Craig Carey) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rogue Planet (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darth Maul's Revenge (By: Eric Arnold) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cloak of Deception (By: James Luceno) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darth Maul Shadow Hunter (By: Michael Reaves) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jango Fett: Bounty Hunter (By: Eric Arnold,Valerie Reckert) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Approaching Storm (By: Alan Dean Foster) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Forest Apart (By: Troy Denning) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tatooine Ghost (By: Troy Denning) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shatterpoint (By: Matthew Woodring Stover) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Ruins of Dantooine (By: Voronica Whitney-Robinson,W. Haden Blackman) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Cestus Deception (By: Steven Barnes) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Survivor's Quest (By: Timothy Zahn) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fool's Bargain (By: Timothy Zahn) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jedi Trial (By: David Sherman,Dan Cragg) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Yoda: Dark Rendezvous (By: Sean Stewart) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Labyrinth of Evil (By: James Luceno) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Outbound Flight (By: Timothy Zahn) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader (By: James Luceno) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Allegiance (By: Timothy Zahn) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ready, Set, Podrace! (By: Simon Beecroft) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death Star (By: Steve Perry,Michael Reaves) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Millennium Falcon (By: James Luceno) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Luke Skywalker and the Shadows of Mindor (By: Matthew Woodring Stover) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death Troopers (By: Joe Schreiber) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crisis on Coruscant , #4) (By: Jonathan Green) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crosscurrent (By: Paul S. Kemp) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Red Harvest (By: Joe Schreiber) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Choices of One (By: Timothy Zahn) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shadow Games (By: Michael Reaves,Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Riptide (By: Paul S. Kemp) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Knight Errant (By: John Jackson Miller) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shadows of the Empire (By: Steve Perry) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lost Tribe of the Sith (By: John Jackson Miller) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Winner Lose All (By: Timothy Zahn) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Scourge (By: Jeff Grubb) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Maul: Lockdown (By: Joe Schreiber) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Darth Plagueis (By: James Luceno) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Scoundrels (By: Timothy Zahn) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Kenobi (By: John Jackson Miller) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crucible (By: Troy Denning) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Into the Void: Dawn of the Jedi (By: Tim Lebbon) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Hegira (1953)Description / Buy at Amazon
Psychlone (1979)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beyond Heaven's River (1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
Strength of Stones (1981)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lost Souls (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
Blood Music (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dinosaur Summer (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Country Of The Mind (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dead Lines (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vitals (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
City at the End of Time (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hull Zero Three (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Unfinished Land (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Publication Order of Jurassic Park Graphic Novels

Classic Jurassic Park (By: Walter Simonson) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Classic Jurassic Park, Volume 2 (By: Walter Simonson) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Devils in the Desert (By: John Byrne) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Classic Jurassic Park, Volume 4 (By: Steve Englehart) (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dangerous Games (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jurassic Park Vol. 5 (By: Steve Englehart) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

The Wind from a Burning Woman (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Venging (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sleepside (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Early Harvest (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bear's Fantasies (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tangents (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Collected Stories of Greg Bear (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Women in Deep Time (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Just Over the Horizon (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Far Thoughts and Pale Gods (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beyond the Farthest Suns (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Halo: The Forerunner Saga Books

Publication Order of Star Trek: TOS (Numbered) Books

The Prometheus Design (By: Sondra Marshak,Myrna Culbreath) (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Abode of Life (By: Lee Correy) (1982)Description / Buy at Amazon
Black Fire (By: Sonni Cooper) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Triangle (By: Sondra Marshak,Myrna Culbreath) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Web of the Romulans (By: Leonard Nimoy,M.S. Murdock) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Wounded Sky (By: Diane Duane) (1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Corona (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tears of the Singers (By: Melinda M. Snodgrass) (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Vulcan Academy Murders (By: Jean Lorrah) (1984)Description / Buy at Amazon
Uhura's Song (By: Janet Kagan) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shadow Lord (By: Laurence Yep) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ishmael (By: Barbara Hambly) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Killing Time (By: Della Van Hise) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dwellers in the Crucible (By: Margaret Wander Bonanno) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pawns and Symbols (By: Majliss Larson) (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chain of Attack (By: Gene DeWeese) (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bloodthirst (By: J.M. Dillard) (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
The IDIC Epidemic (By: Jean Lorrah) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Three-Minute Universe (By: Barbara Paul) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Final Nexus (By: Gene DeWeese) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lost Years (By: J.M. Dillard) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vulcan's Glory (By: D.C. Fontana) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Double, Double (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Home Is the Hunter (By: Dana Kramer-Rolls) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ghost-Walker (By: Barbara Hambly) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Flag Full of Stars (By: Brad Ferguson,Dave Stern) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Renegade (By: Gene DeWeese) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Prime Directive (By: Garfield Reeves-Stevens,Judith Reeves-Stevens) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Triangle (By: Sondra Marshak,Myrna Culbreath) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rift (By: Peter David) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Faces of Fire (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ice Trap (By: L.A. Graf) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sanctuary (By: John Vornholt) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Death Count (By: L.A. Graf) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shell Game (By: Melissa Crandall) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Starship Trap (By: Mel Gilden) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
From the Depths (By: Victor Milán) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Great Starship Race (By: Diane Carey) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Firestorm (By: L.A. Graf) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Patrian Transgression (By: Simon Hawke) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Traitor Winds (By: L.A. Graf) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crossroad (By: Barbara Hambly) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Better Man (By: Howard Weinstein) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Recovery (By: J.M. Dillard) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Fearful Summons (By: Denny Martin Flinn) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
First Frontier (By: Diane Carey,James I. Kirkland) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Captain's Daughter (By: Peter David) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twilight's End (By: Jerry Oltion) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Rings of Tautee (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Joy Machine (By: Theodore Sturgeon,James Edwin Gunn) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mudd in Your Eye (By: Jerry Oltion) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mind Meld (By: John Vornholt) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Assignment: Eternity (By: Greg Cox) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vulcan's Heart (By: Josepha Sherman,Susan Shwartz) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Across the Universe (By: Pamela Sargent) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
In the Name of Honor (By: Dayton Ward) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ex Machina (By: Christopher L. Bennett) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Disinherited (By: Peter David,Robert Greenberger,Michael Jan Friedman) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Excelsior: Forged in Fire (By: Andy Mangels,Michael A. Martin) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Children of Kings (By: Dave Stern) (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cast No Shadow (By: James Swallow,Dayton Ward) (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Allegiance in Exile (By: David R. George III) (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Tomorrow: New Worlds of Science Fiction(1975)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dragons of Light(1980)Description / Buy at Amazon
The First Omni Book of Science Fiction(1983)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mirrorshades(1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mississippi Review 47 / 48(1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Third Annual Collection(1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murasaki(1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Ascent of Wonder(1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Omni Visions Two(1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
New Legends(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Paragons(1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hackers(1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
New Skies: An Anthology of Today's Science Fiction(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Year's Best SF 11(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Like Water for Quarks(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Telling Tales: The Clarion West 30th Anniversary Anthology(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Multiverse(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Visions of the Future(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Future Visions(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nebula Awards 49 (2015)(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Grave Predictions(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon

Greg Bear is one of the well known authors of America who is particularly famous for his novels based on the science fiction genre. The successful writing works of Greg cover a wide range of scientific descriptions such as galactic conflict, artificial universes, cultural and consciousness practices, and accelerated evolution. His latest writing work is based on the Halo Universe. Throughout his writing career, author Greg has written a total of 44 books. One of the other famous works of Greg other than being an author is being one of the co-founders of the San Diego Comic Con. Other than the science fiction genre, Greg also likes to write his novels based on the speculative fiction and fantasy genres. Greg was born as Gregory Dale Bear on August 20, 1951 in San Diego, California, United States. After the completion of his school studies, he joined the San Diego State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in the year 1973. While studying at the university, he used to work as a teaching assistant to the author Elizabeth Chater for her course related to science fiction writing. Later, the two went on to become good friends. As far as his writing is concerned, Greg was considered as a hard author of science fiction novels because of his habit of giving a lot of importance to the scientific details. Greg was able to sell his first book in the year 1967.

In most of his novels, author Greg gas tried to address the major questions with fictional solutions related to the contemporary science. He has also laid a great emphasis on examining guilt, crime, and punishment. One of his favorite themes is the reality as seen by the observers. In one of his later novels, author Greg has tried to give a detailed description about a near future society filled with nanotechnology. At one point of his writing career, Greg Bear collaborated with the authors, David Brin and Gregory Benford in writing the trilogy of the prequel novels of the Foundation trilogy written by Isaac Asimov. He particularly worked on the middle book of the series. For his excellent contributions in the field of English literature, author Greg has received numerous accolades such as the Nebula Award on 5 occasions and the Hugo Award on a couple of occasions. He has said in his interviews that Ray Bradbury is the most influential author in his life. He even got a chance of meeting him in the year 1967 and then continued to have a prolonged correspondence. Author Greg married Christina Nielson in the year 1975 and divorced her in the year 1981. Then he married Astrid Anderson in the year 1983, who is the daughter of the writer Poul Anderson. The couple has 2 children named Alexandra and Erik. The family lives in Seattle, Washington. Greg is a deist by religion.

Author Greg Bear has written around 5 novel series in his writing career, one of which is known as ‘The Way’ series. This series consists of a total of 3 novels published between the years 1984 and 1994. The first novel of the series was published under the title ‘Eon’. It was published by the Tor Science Fiction publishing house in the year 1984. The plot of the novel is set in a scientific world and depicts The Stone, which seems to have come from the space, but not the space that is known to humans. It has probably come from the future, which does not seem to be the future world of the human race. It is discovered that The Stone is hollow and contains the remains of an old and vanished civilization of the humans. The civilization tells the readers about the history of the Death and incredible catastrophes, which are about to happen on Earth. In the further novels of the series it is shown that the Stone yields some secrets that make even the survival of Earth pale in comparison. In the opening sequence of the first novel of the series, it is shown that the 21st century is about to witness nuclear confrontation as a 300 kilometer long asteroid called as The Stone has flashed out of nowhere into the orbit of Earth. After discovering the asteroid, the NASA, UN, and NATO send explorers to its surface, who discover several mysteries and marvels that could drive the researchers mad. It is found that the Stone has come from a future space that does not belong to the humans. It contains a vanished civilization named Thistledown in its hollow space. The civilization is discovered to be of the humans who speak, English, Chinese and Russian. The Stone also has 7 big chambers which contain the forests, rivers, lakes, hanging cities, etc.

There was also a museum which described the Death, a catastrophic war, which was about to occur on the planet Earth. It also depicted the long and horrifying winter that will follow the war. The politicians and the scientists on Earth seem to be in a dilemma on how to use the information in the Stone to stop the occurrence of Death. What made things even frightening was a secret which revealed that even the survival of Earth was pale compared to its significance. The novel went on to become highly successful and helped author Greg to be nominated for the Arthur C. Clarke Award in the year 1987. The second novel of the series was titled ‘Eternity’ and was published by the Aspect publishing house in the year 1987. In the this novel, the author has depicted a visitor who comes from the end phase of time and takes a handful of strangers from Earth to the space. There they are required to destroy science’s ultimate marvel. The novel is about the human race should stop manipulating space and time. In the novel, author Greg has tried to take humanity back and remind us that the gods don’t take our actions kindly. The interesting prose and clear descriptions make the novel even more interesting to read. The novel serves as the sequel to the first novel of the series and depicts the same set of characters and plots, including the multiple universes. This was followed by the third novel of the series, which was titled ‘Legacy’. This novel is also set in the same universe and serves as the prequel to both the initial novels of the series. The plot of this novel tells the story of Olmy, who tries to investigate certain illegal opening present in the Milky Way, which takes him to a strange new world.

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