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Julie E. Czerneda Books In Order

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Publication Order of Trade Pact Universe Books

A Thousand Words for Stranger (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ties of Power (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
To Trade the Stars (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Web Shifter's Library Books

Publication Order of Web Shifters Books

Beholder's Eye (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Changing Vision (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hidden in Sight (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Web Shifters Short Stories/Novellas

The Only Thing to Fear (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Species Imperative Books

Publication Order of Stratification Books

Reap the Wild Wind (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Riders of the Storm (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rift in the Sky (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Night's Edge Books

A Turn of Light (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Play of Shadow (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Dragon for William (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Change of Place (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Reunification Books

This Gulf of Time and Stars (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gate To Futures Past (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
To Guard Against the Dark (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Tales from the Wonder Zone Books

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

In the Company of Others (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Gossamer Mage (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
To Each This World (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

No Place Like Home (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Imaginings: 25th Anniversary Collection (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Publication Order of Great Careers Books

Great Careers for People Interested in Working with Their Hands (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Careers for People Interested in Living Things (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Careers for People Interested in Communications Technology (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Great Careers for People Fascinated by the Government and Law (With: Anne Marie Males) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

DAW 30th Anniversary Science Fiction(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
DAW 30th Anniversary Science Fiction and Fantasy Anthologies(2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Space, Inc(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
New Voices In Science Fiction(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
ReVisions(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Summoned to Destiny(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Haunted Holidays(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fantastic Companions(2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mythspring(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Under Cover of Darkness(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Misspelled(2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ages of Wonder(2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Campus Chills(2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Blood & Water(2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Anthropomorphic Aliens(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Solaris Rising 3(2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark Beyond the Stars(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nebula Awards 51 (2017)(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Clan Chronicles: Tales from Plexis(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Giftmas 2018 Advent Anthology(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Noir(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Life Beyond Us(2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Julie E. Czerneda is one of the most popular Canadian authors of the fantasy and science fiction genres. She has written a number of highly successful novels in her career, one of which is the ‘In the Company of Others’ which went on to win the Prix Aurora award. Julie has also written several short stories and has been involved in editing a few anthologies. She was born on April 11, 1955 in Canada and went on to complete her education in the subject of biology. From the day she debuted as a writer, she has remained active with her writings and the editing works of nonfiction novels. Julie has authored and edited many educational books based on career guidance and science teaching. She says about herself that she liked to meet new people in her life as it makes her feel happy. If she is not busy with her writing works or if she is not participating in a convention, she can always be found online chatting with her fans and readers. Julie loves to do what indulges herself into and encourages others as well. She tries to relish each and every morning of her life and keeps trying to learn new things always. Her friends and colleagues tell about her that she is very cheerful and optimistic about life. Author Julie E. Czerneda believes that it is important to be cheerful and optimistic in life otherwise life becomes very dull and boring, During such times, people cannot be happy. Her family members say that Julie is the least scary person, one can ever meet. Other than writing novels, she likes ice hockey very much. Whenever she gets some free time from her writing works, she likes to utilize them by doing some household chores or taking long walks and developing her characters and plots of novels in the meantime. When she received success in her writing career initially, she got married to her best friend. The couple has a few children as well. Julie likes to tuck shells, fungi, feathers or some other attractive thing to the pockets of her coat. She says that her head is always full of stories, questions, and interests, and that is why she does not get bored at any time. One thing that she wishes to do if given a choice, she will head for wild with her husband Roger, by grabbing just a paddle for collecting shells, feathers, and fungi, etc., for her pockets.

Author Julie Czerneda has written around 5 novel series in her writing career, one of which is the Special Imperative series. This series consists of a total of 3 books published between the years 2004 and 2006. The first novel of the series was published under the title ‘Survival’ and was released by the DAW publishing house in the year 2004. The plot of this novel revolves around the lives of the main characters Mackenzie Connor, Nikolai Trojanowski, Emily Mamani, and Brymn. In the opening sequence of the plot of the novel, the author has tried to use her talent to build characters, races, and an exciting universe that helps to draw a number of readers. The story of the novel shows a magnificent tale with interstellar intrigue in which a scientist from Earth gets caught in numerous terrifying conflict of the species. Dr. Mackenzie Connor is introduced as the senior co-administrator of the Norcoast Research Facility. He is referred to as Mac by her colleagues and friends. She seems to be a trained biologist and considers her work to be her life. The research facility was located in a place which was very well suited for her style of working.

The Norcoast Base was located in an ideal location beside the Tannu River, which speeds down the western side of the Rocky Mountains and meets the Pacific Coast. At one point, she and her colleague Dr. Mamani, were settling to monitor the current year’s salmon runs, when they were interrupted by the arrival of Brymn, who was the first member of the Ohryn alien race, who set its foot on Earth. In his race, Brymn used to work as an archaeologist and the major portion of his research work focussed on a region in space called as the Chasm. It was that part of the universe that which was considered dead and all the worlds on Chasm were deprived of any life forms. But there were some traces that showed that civilizations used to exist and flourish in the region once. Brymn comes in contact with Mac and takes her help because of her profession as a biologist. This discipline was forbidden in his race and he thought that she might be able to help him find the creator of Chasm, with the help of her expertise in biology. But Mac did not seem to have an interest in the studies of things that were from the outside world. Also, she politely tries to make Brynm understand that she was not willing to abandon the research work on which was working in the Norcoast Base. However, the right to make a decision was taken from away from her when the base was attacked by some devastating and mysterious entities and Emily gets abducted. Soon, Mac is forced to flee along with Brymn and the special agents protecting him. It is revealed later that the Earth might be under attack from the legendary alien race Ro, who were also responsible for the destruction of Chasm. Feeling cut off from everyone she knew, Mac finds herself in a great danger. She is asked to learn everything that could possibly help in preventing the human race from getting extinct.

The second novel of the series was published in the year 2005 by the DAW publishing house. It was called as ‘Migration’ and continued to feature the main characters in the form of Dr. Mackenzie Connor, Dr. Emily Mamani and Brymn. In the opening sequence of the plot of the novel, everything gets changed as the Norcoast Base gets attacked and Emily gets kidnapped by Ro. In the process, Mac nearly lost life while trying to escape from the Dhryn home world peacefully. The Dhryn race seems to be trying to abandon their home world and setting out on a dangerous path of destruction in the civilized space. As they keep on destroying planet after planet, the IU organizes a meeting of all the interspecies at a secret place, in order to share information about the Dhryn. After studying the available data, Mac begins to think that the destroying actions of the Dhryn might be because of something deadly and simple, which was the imperative of migration. Now, even if she is right with her theory, she and her team fac the most difficult task of stopping the Dhryn from causing further more destruction.

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