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John G. Hartness Books In Order

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Publication Order of Beauregard the Monster Hunter Books

Fire on the Mountain (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
White Lightnin' (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
County Fairy Tale (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
ShinePunk (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Black Knight Chronicles Books

Hard Day's Knight (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Back In Black (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Movie Knight (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Knight Moves (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Black Magic Woman (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Knight (un)Life (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gone Daddy Gone (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Paint it Black (2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
In the Still of the Night (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Man in Black (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
All Knight Long (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lady in Black (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Bubba the Monster Hunter Books

Monsters Mashed (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Family Tradition (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Scattered, Smothered, & Chunked (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Grits, Guns & Glory (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wine, Women, & Song (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Monsters, Magic, & Mayhem (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Blood, Sweat, & Tears (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Bubba the Monster Hunter Short Storys Books

Voodoo Children (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ballet of Blood (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tassels of Terror (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Ho-Ho Homicide (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Monsters Beware (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cat Scratch Fever (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Love Stinks (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hall & Goats (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Footloose (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Monsters Mashed (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sixteen Tons (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Family Tradition (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Final Countdown (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Monsters Everywhere (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
UnHoly Night (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Love Hurts (2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dead Man's Hand (2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
She's Got Legs (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Dead Man's Party (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Howl (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Double Trouble (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Elf Off a Shelf (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bark at the Moon (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Casket Case (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Stone Cold Crazy (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Rest High on that Mountain (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bad Moon Rising (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Trouble in Mind (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Moon over Bourbon Street (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Night at the Museum (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Midsummer (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Oh Bubba, Where Art Thou? (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shades of Grey (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Born to Be Wild (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Swamp Music (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Houses of the Holy (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Blaze of Glory (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Swing Low (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Unholy Ground (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wampus Rumpus (2023)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Bubba in Fairyland Books

Into The Mystic (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cold as Ice (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hot Blooded (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Queen of Kats Books

Betrayal (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Survival (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Quincy Harker, Demon Hunter Books

Quincy Harker: Year One (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Cambion Cycle (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Damnation (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Histories (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Salvation (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Carl Perkins' Cadillac (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Inflection Point (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Conspiracy Theory (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Comes A Reckoning (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Quincy Harker, Demon Hunter Short Stories/Novellas

Raising Hell (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Straight to Hell (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hell on Heels (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hell Freezes Over (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Heaven Sent (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
High Fashion Hell (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Heaven's Door (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Heaven Help Us (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Heaven Can Wait (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Redemption Song (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jazz City Blues (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shout at the Devil (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Angel of Harlem (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sympathy for the Devil (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sanctuary (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Quest For Glory Books

Calling All Angels (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Devil Inside (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Angel Dance (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Running with the Devil (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
She Talks to Angels (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Return to Eden Books

Genesis (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of TECH Ops Books

Raptor (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Fireheart (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Amazing Grace (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Identity Theft (2023)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

The Chosen (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Red Dirt Boy (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Christmas Lights (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Headshot (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Balance (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Crash Landing (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fair Play (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
From the Stone (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Reunion (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Collections

Returning the Favor and Other Slices of Life (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Christmas Lights & Other Stories (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Hazard Pay and Other Tales (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Have Spacecat, Will Travel (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Authors and Dragons Origins Books

The Totally Legend of Brandon Thighmaster (By: ) (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Silas Kane Scrolls (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Klaus Encounters: The Legend of Klaus Richter (By: Robert Bevan) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The True Confessions of Fandingo the Fantastical (With: ) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Padwolf 13 Books

Mermaids13 (By: ) (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Lucky 13 (By: Sarah A. Hoyt,Robert E. Waters,Edward J. McFadden III) (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Camelot 13 (With: Edward J. McFadden III) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Shingles Books

The Ghost of Hooker Alley (By: Robert Bevan) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Gary's Children (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Monkey's Penis (By: ) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Zombies Ate My Homework (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Legend of Jimmy Headshot (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Terror on Hypo Beach (By: Robert Bevan) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Put Your Hand In My Ass (By: ) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Demon Load (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Slaughter on Giggletime Mountain (By: ) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
It Came From My Butthole (By: Robert Bevan) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Slow Ride (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wax On, Whacks Off (By: Robert Bevan) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Sense and Sensibility and Sasquatch (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Space Werewolf from Planet Sex (By: ) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Welcome to Camp Crystal Meth (By: Robert Bevan) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
They Came from Studio 13 (By: ) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Curse of the Three-Eyed Squid (By: Robert Bevan) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Carnival of Psychos (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
That Time of the Month (By: Robert Bevan) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Sober Slayers (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
I Know What You Dicked Last Summer (By: ) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Just Say Gnome (By: Robert Bevan) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jingle My Balls (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Stranger's Thing (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jizz World (By: Rick Gualtieri) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Shingling (By: ) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Haunting of Whore House (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Snatched: Grandma Annie and the Cooter of Doom (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
28 Dicks Later (By: ) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Alien vs ASS (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Thicker Than Blood (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Action Kadabra (By: ) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jack-O-Pumpkins (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
G.I.R.L.: Guy in Real Life (By: ) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Little Arsonist Girl (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Mummy's Curse (By: Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Valley of the Sex Dolls (By: ) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Wing (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Deader Than Hell: Shingles Book 40 (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Whiz Kid (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Pearls Before Swine (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Silent But Deadly Hill (By: ) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
G.I.R.L 2: The Author Needed More Money (By: ) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Secret of the Old Cock (By: ) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
My Mom is a Bunch of Cockroaches (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cluck You! (By: ) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Squid Match (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Some Body to Love (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Lepercorn (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Something Borrowed, Someone Blew (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Bite My H.O.Ass (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
A Hard Bargain (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Jackin' the Beanstalk (By: Robert Bevan) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
G.I.R.L.3: Girl in the Hood (By: ) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
G.I.R.L.4: Combat Devolved (By: ) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
G.I.R.L. 5: Endblame (By: ) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Shingles Audio Collections Books

with Rick Gualtieri, Drew Hayes, Robert Bevan
Shingles Audio Collection Volume 1 (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shingles Audio Collection Volume 2 (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shingles Audio Collection Volume 3 (By: Drew Hayes,Robert Bevan) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shingles Audio Collection Volume 4 (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shingles Audio Collection Volume 5 (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Shingles Audio Collection, Volume 6 (By: Robert Bevan) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Anthologies

Dreams of Steam IV: Gizmos(2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Big Bad(2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Writers for Relief(2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Big Bad II(2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cinched: Imagination Unbound(2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Fantastic Hope(2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Give Me LibertyCon(2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
An Unholy Thirst(2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

John G. Hartness is best known as a defender of ladies’ virtues, a righter of wrong, and a teller of tales.

He is also known as the author of “The Black Chronicles,” the Bell Bridge Book published award-winning series. It is a humorous urban fantasy series that asks the humorous question of why we do not have that many fat vampires.
In addition to the EPIC award series of novels, he has also won several other awards with his other novels including the NC Speculative Fiction Foundation’s Manly Wade Wellman Award.

The author made his debut with the publishing of the collection of short stories “Returning the Favor,” which came out in 2009. He has since published several collections and edited a couple of anthologies.

He published “Christmas Lights” his first novel in 2011 and his first novel “Hard Day’s Night” in 2010. John G. Hartness now has more than 100 titles to his name among them single-standing novels, short stories, novellas, and several series of novels.

John who graduated from Winthrop University currently makes his home in Charlotte, where he lives with Suzy his wife alongside a very demanding car.

In his other life, John G. Hartness took on different jobs as he was an arts administrator, actor, electronics technician, lighting designer, salesman, and theatre consultant.

During the 2000s, he was the President of the North Carolina Theatre Conference and the Metrolina Theatre Association. He was also the Managing Director of the Off-Tyron Theatre Company.

In 2016, he began working with several well-known people in the publishing industry and together they founded the publishing conglomerate Falstaff Books. They would dedicate themselves to pushing the boundaries in entertainment and literature.
In addition to his endeavors with publishing, he also hosts the “Literate Liquors” podcast, which features the best in science fiction and fantasy book reviews and the best liquor pairings.

He makes use of his copious free time rescuing kittens from the trees, taking long walks on the beach, and recording new podcast episodes for “Authors & Dragons,” where he usually teams up with five fantasy authors.

As for his inspiration, John G. Hartness has said that he always loved to read fantasy. He loved reading the likes of Kim Harrison and his Hollows series and this marked his introduction to urban fantasy.

When he was younger, he also read a lot of Anne Rice fiction, the “Dresen Files” by Jim Butcher and Laurell K. Hamilton’s “Anita Blake.” He has also been writing nonfiction in the form of providing reporting coverage for poker websites.
During his time writing nonfiction content, he wrote for “World Series of Poker,” which was read in more than two dozen countries by more than a quarter of a million people.

It was when he was fired from that job that he decided to get into fiction writing. Making use of his experience garnered over more than twenty-five years as an actor, director, and designer he wrote some very interesting fiction works.
His theatrical background and watching shows such as Aaron Sorkin’s “West Wing” made him create some amazing dialogue and characters for his novels.

John G. Hartness’s novel “Hard Day’s Knight” introduces a vampire named James Black, who is a 36-year-old who had been turned as a 22-year-old.
He works at Black Knight Investigations alongside his best friend Gregory W. Knightswood IV who is very proficient with computers.

They had been turned into vampires but they are not your typical handsome vampires as they remained in the condition they were in before they turned.

As such, Grey is a pudgy young man while James maintained his skinny frame. They are good vampires, even though James asserts that he still drinks from humans directly.

Mike is a priest who used to be a member of their gang before Greg and James became vampires. Occasionally, they ask Phil a fallen angel who is the owner and proprietor of a strip club to help them.
In this work, they are on a quest to find some missing children who they learn are part of a plan to bring a high-powered demon to Earth. Complicating matters is Sabrina Law, a female detective who is determined to solve the case.
It is a novel full of hilarious moments that will have you chuckling along even during the serious moments of the investigation.

“Back in Black” by John G. Hartness sees Greg and James being called in by Sabrina our favorite detective for another interesting case.

The police have been finding homosexual men left for dead after being brutally beaten all over the city. One of these men is the cousin to Sabrina and she thinks there is an element of the supernatural in the cases.
Investigating the cases, they realize that they are not dealing with attacks from ordinary men but rather fairies. To solve these cases they may have to go deep into the realms of the fairies to investigate.
In the faerie world, they realize that they hardly know anything about the strange land including the fae, dragons, and other beings in it.

Still, they also learn how to become a true vampire even as they have to learn how to use swords so that they can fight illegal gambling rings, trolls, and a demon named Lilith.
It is an irreverent and hilarious novel as the characters never take each other seriously but have some very good and believable friendships.

John G. Hartness’ novel “Knight Moves” is the third novel of the “Black Knight Chronicles” series of novels.

Greg Knightwood and Jimmy Black abet and aid Sabrina Law the detective and Father Mile in their current investigation.

It opens with a bowling date between Sabrina and Jimmy that had been going so well until they get some bad news from Greg. Apparently, a dead body had been found on the college campus in the locale, with most of its blood drained.
The investigation begins and moves quickly among a combination of unexpected and expected plot points.

Combining action, emotional sensitivity, and humor it makes for an interesting work that will keep you engrossed from the first page to the last.

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