Piers Anthony’s Bibliography
Piers in his study, November 2008
Piers in his study, November 2008
Piers Anthony's American Editions

A reader requested links on every book to where it might be purchased. Where viable, links to the U.S. publishers will be included as the web underling continues updates in 2020. For the rest, check with your local bookseller, bookstore chains such as Barnes & Noble or Books-A-Million, or internet sites such as Amazon.com.


KEY: pb = paperback; hc = hard cover; tp = trade paperback; ebook = electronic edition

   NONFICTION

Bio of an Ogre  (Autobiography to age 50) Ace hc 1988, pb 1989 OP

Letters to Jenny (nonfiction) Tor hc 1993

How Precious Was That While  (memoir) Tor July 2001 pb June 2002

Hilltop Farm history of parents, to come; see also Alfred in Fiction list

"My Rose With Thorns" novelette (unpublished)

 

   FICTION

The Unstilled World 1956  (unsold novel)

Macroscope Avon pb 1969; Gregg hc 1986 (audio cassette from Newman); Mundania Press 2003

Prostho Plus Berkley pb 1973; Tor pb 1986

Race Against Time Hawthorn hc 1973; Tor pb 1985

Rings of Ice Avon pb 1974; reissued 1987

Triple Detente DAW pb 1974; Tor pb 1988

Steppe (England 1976) Tor hc 1985, pb 1986; Paizo Publishing 2009

But What of Earth? Laser pb 1976; Tor pb 1989 (corrected edition)

Hasan Borgo hc tp 1977; Dell pb 1979; Tor pb 1986

Mute Avon pb 1981; Xlibris 2001 (restored edition)

Shade of the Tree  Tor hc 1986, pb 1987

Ghost  Tor hc 1986, pb 1987

Total Recall  Morrow/Avon hc 1989; pb 1990

Hard Sell  Tafford hc 1990  Ace pb 1993

Balook  Underwood-Miller hc 1990; Ace pb 1997

Firefly  Morrow/Avon hc 1990; pb 1992

MerCycle  Tafford 1991; Ace 1992

Tatham Mound Morrow/Avon hc 1991; pb 1992

Killobyte Putnam/Ace hc 1993, pb 1994

Volk  1996 Xlibris 1997

Realty Check 1998 Xlibris 2000; Write Way 2001

Tortoise Reform (children's 8-12) Mundania Press 2007

Alfred  a fictionalized biography Xlibris 2007

Eroma (erotic romance) epublished GoTV/Premier Digital Publishing (PDP) January 2011; Open Road 2017

Pandora Park (children's fantasy) epublished Open Road 2006

The Sopaths  (horror) Fantastic Planet Press 2011

Aliena Open Road 2013

WereWoman Open Road 2014

Metal Maiden (4 novellas: To Be a Woman, Shepherd, Flytrap, Awares) October 2014 Open Road

Aliena Too Open Road 2014

Service Goat Dreaming Big 2016

 

  NOVELLAS e-published

“Odd Exam” Open Road 2014

“Neris” Excessica 2016 ebook

“Captive” eXcessica 2016 ebook

“Noah's Brick” Fido (eXcessica) 2016 ebook

“Pira” eXcessica 08/2016 ebook

“Soul of the Cell” eXcessica 09/2016 ebook

 

   SHORT STORIES e-published

“Knave” Cobblestone 2009, included in Cautionary Tales, see Story Collections list

“Serial” eXcessica  2010 included in Cautionary Tales

“Juliet” eXcessica  2010 included in Cautionary Tales

“Medusa” eXcessica 2011 included in Cautionary Tales

“Rat Bait” eXcessica 2011 included in Cautionary Tales

“Lost Things” The Horror Zine July 2010; What Fears Become (Horror Zine Anthonogy) Imajin Books 2011

 

  STORY COLLECTIONS

Anthonology ( stories from 1963-85) Tor hc 1985, pb 1986

Alien Plot (stories from 1963-91) Tor hc 1992, pb 1993

Relationships    Venus Press 2006; Phaze (Mundania Press) 2007; Dreaming Big to come

Relationships 2   Phaze 2008; Dreaming Big to come

Relationships 3  with Inabnit Phaze 2009; Dreaming Big to come

Relationships 4   Phaze 2010; Dreaming Big to come

Relationships 5 (erotic stories) Phaze 2012; Dreaming Big to come

Cautionary Tales Open Road 2014

Writer's Retweet Dreaming Big 2016

Relationships 6 Dreaming Big 2018

Relationships 7 Dreaming Big 2019

Relationships 8 Dreaming Big January 2020

 

  SERIES

XANTH

  1 A Spell for Chameleon Del Rey 1977

  2 The Source of Magic Del Rey 1979

  3 Castle Roogna Del Rey 1979

1-3 gathered in The Magic of Xanth from Science Fiction Book Club 1981; and Xanth: The Quest for Magic Del Rey 2002 tp

  4 Centaur Aisle Del Rey 1982

  5 Ogre, Ogre Del Rey 1982

  6 Night Mare Del Rey 1983

4-6 gathered in More Magic of Xanth from Science Fiction Book Club 198?; and The Continuing Xanth Saga Wings Books 1997 hc

  7 Dragon on a Pedestal Del Rey 1983

  8 Crewel Lye Del Rey 1985

  9 Golem in the Gears Del Rey 1986

7-9 might have been gathered for another SFBC book, but we don't have a record of it; if you know of it, please contact Piers via email.

10 Vale of the Vole Avon 1987; Tor 2000

11 Heaven Cent  Avon 1988;   Tor 2000

12 Man from Mundania Avon 1989;  Tor 2000

13 Isle of View  Morrow Avon 1990

14 Question Quest Morrow Avon 1991

15 The Color of Her Panties Avon 1992

16 Demons Don't Dream Tor 1993

17 Harpy Thyme Tor 1994

16-17 gathered in Xanth by Two Tor tp 2010

18 Geis of the Gargoyle Tor 1995

19 Roc and a Hard Place Tor 1995

18-19 gathered in Xanth by Two Vol. 2 Tor tp 2011

20 Yon Ill Wind Tor 1996

21 Faun & Games Tor 1997

22 Zombie Lover Tor 1998

23 Xone of Contention Tor 1999 pb 2000

24 The Dastard Tor 2000 pb 2001

25 Swell Foop Tor 2001 pb 2002

26 Up in a Heaval Tor 2002 pb 2003

27 Cube Route Tor 2003 pb 2004

28 Currant Events Tor 2004 pb 2005

29 Pet Peeve Tor 2005 pb 2006

30 Stork Naked Tor 2006 pb 2007

31 Air Apparent Tor 2007 pb 2008

32 Two to the Fifth Tor 2008 pb 2009

33 Jumper Cable Tor 2009 pb 2010

34 Knot Gneiss Tor 2010

35 Well-Tempered Clavicle Tor 2011

36 Luck of the Draw Tor 2012

37 Esrever Doom Tor October 2013

38 Board Stiff  PDP/Ingram December 2013

Click link to Board Stiff on Audible.

39 Five Portraits Open Road 2014

Click link to Five Portraits on Audible.


40 Isis Orb Open Road October 2016

41 Ghost Writer in the Sky Open Road April 2017

42 Fire Sail Open Road November 2019

43 Jest Right Open Road July 2020

44 Skeleton Key Open Road to come

45 A Tryst of Fate Open Road to come

46 Six Crystal Princesses Open Road to come

47 Apoca Lips Open Road to come

 


Chthon (pronounced "Thone") Ballantine pb 1967; Berkley pb 1975; Ace pb 1987; Xlibris 2000

 Phthor (pronounced "Thore") Berkley pb 1975; Ace pb 1987; Xlibris 2000

 

Battle Circle Avon pb 1978 (Sos the Rope, Var the Stick, Neq the Sword)

 

OF MAN AND MANTA (England)

Omnivore Ballantine pb 1968; Avon pb 1975; Mundania 2014

Orn Avon pb 1971; Mundania 2014

OX Avon pb 1976; Mundania 2014

 

 

CLUSTER republished by eRead 2010

http://ereads.com/ecms/authorname/Piers-Anthony

1 Cluster Avon pb  1977

2 Chaining the Lady  Avon pb  1978

3 Kirlian Quest  Avon pb  1978              

4 Thousandstar  Avon pb  1980

5 Viscous Circle  Avon pb  1982

 

Tarot Ace 1987 (God, Vision, & Faith of, in one volume)

 

ADEPT (audio from Audible.com)

1 Split Infinity Del Rey hc 1980 pb 1981

2 Blue Adept Del Rey hc  1981 pb 1982

3 Juxtaposition Del Rey hc  1982 pb 1983

4 Out of Phaze Putnam/Ace hc 1987 pb 1988

5 Robot Adept  Putnam/Ace hc 1988 pb 1989

 6 Unicorn Point  Putnam/Ace hc 1989 pb 1990

7 Phaze Doubt  Putnam/Ace hc 1990 pb 1991

 

INCARNATIONS OF IMMORTALITY

 (audio vol. 1-7 from Recorded Books)

1 On a Pale Horse Del Rey hc  1983, pb  1984

2 Bearing an Hourglass Del Rey hc  1984 pb 1985

3 With a Tangled Skein Del Rey hc  1985 pb 1986

4 Wielding a Red Sword  Del Rey hc 1986 pb 1987

5 Being a Green Mother  Del Rey hc 1987 pb 1988

6 For Love of Evil Morrow hc 1988 pb 1990

7 And Eternity  Morrow hc 1990 pb 1991

8 Under a Velvet Cloak  Mundania hc 2007

 

BIO OF A SPACE TYRANT also available as ebook

1 Refugee Avon pb  1983; Gregg hc 1986;    Xlibris 2000

2 Mercenary Avon pb  1984; Gregg hc 1986;   Xlibris 2000

3 Politician Avon pb  1985; Gregg hc 1986;    Xlibris 2000

4 Executive Avon pb  1985;   Xlibris 2000

5 Statesman Avon pb  1986; Xlibris 2000

6 The Iron Maiden  Xlibris 2002

 

 

MODE (audio vol. 1-4 from Brilliance)

1 Virtual Mode Putnam/Ace hc 1991 pb 1991

2 Fractal Mode Putnam/Ace hc 1992 pb 1992

3 Chaos Mode Putnam/Ace hc 1993 pb 1995

4 DoOon Mode Tor hc 2001 pb 2002

GEODYSSEY

1 Isle of Woman Tor hc 1993 pb 1994

2 Shame of Man Tor hc 1994  pb 1995

3 Hope of Earth  Tor hc 1997 pb 1998

4 Muse of Art Tor hc 1999 pb 2001

5 Climate of Change Tor  hc 2010 pb 2011

 

EROTIC FANTASY

Pornucopia Tafford hc 1989 tp 1991; Mundania Press 2002

The Magic Fart Mundania Press 2003

 

CHROMAGIC

1 Key to Havoc Mundania Press 2003

2 Key to Chroma Mundania Press 2003

3 Key to Destiny Mundania Press 2004

4 Key to Liberty Mundania Press 2007

5 Key to Survival  Mundania Press 2007

 

TRAIL MIX ebooks

Trail Mix: Amoeba PDP 2011

Trail Mix: Beetle Juice PDP 2011



HAIR ebooks

Hair Power Dreaming Big 2016

Hair Suite Dreaming Big 2017

Hair Peace Dreaming Big 2019


 

COLLABORATIONS:

with Robert E. Margroff:

The Ring Ace pb 1968; Tor pb 1986; Xlibris 2002

The E.S.P. Worm Paperback Library 1970; Tor 1986; Xlibris 2002

DRAGON'S GOLD series (Kelvin of Rudd) with Margroff

Dragon's Gold Tor pb 1987; Mundania Press tp 2014

Serpent's Silver Tor hc 1988 pb 1989; Mundania Press tp 2014

Chimaera's Copper

Orc's Opal Tor hc 1990 pb 1991; Mundania Press tp 2014

Mouvar's Magic Tor hc 1992 pb 1993; Mundania Press tp 2014

with Frances T. Hall:

Pretender Borgo 1979; Tor pb 1985

with Roberto Fuentes:

Kiai! Berkley 1974; Xlibris 2001: with Mistress of Death

Mistress of Death Berkley 1974

Bamboo Bloodbath Berkley 1974; Xlibris 2001: with Ninja’s Revenge

Ninja's Revenge Berkley 1975

Amazon Slaughter Berkley 1976; Xlibris 2001: with Curse of the Ninja

Curse of the Ninja Xlibris 2001

Dead Morn SF Tafford hc 1990; Ace pb 1994

with J.R. Rain:

Aladdin Relighted 2011 Lulu for POD

Aladdin Sins Bad ebook 2011 Lulu for POD

Aladdin and the Flying Dutchman ebook 2012 Lulu for POD

Dragon Assassin ebook 2013 Lulu for POD

Dolfin Tayle ebook 2013 Crop Circle Books

Jack and the Giants ebook Create Space (Amazon) 2014

Lavabull ebook 2015

The Worm Returns ebook 2016

The Journey ebook 2017 Rain Press

with Ken Kelly:

Virtue Inverted 2015, Dreaming Big 2017

Amazon Expedient 2015, Dreaming Big 2017

Magenta Salvation 2016, Dreaming Big 2017

with other collaborators:

Uncollected Stars  w/Malzberg/Greenberg/Waugh (anthology); Avon pb 1986

Visual Guide to Xanth  w/Jody Lynn Nye; Avon trade pb 1989

Through the Ice w/Robert Kornwise;  Underwood/Miller hc 1989; Baen pb 1992

Caterpillar's Question  w/Philip José Farmer;  Putnam/Berkley  hc 1992 pb 1995

If I Pay Thee Not in Gold  w/Mercedes Lackey;  Baen hc 1993 pb 1994

Tales From the Great Turtle w/Richard Gilliam (anthology); Tor hc 1994 pb 1995

The Willing Spirit w/Alfred Tella;  Tor hc 1996 pb 1998

Spider Legs w/Clifford Pickover; Tor hc 1998 pb 1999

Quest for the Fallen Star w/J R Goolsby and Alan Riggs; Tor 1998 pb 1999

Dream a Little Dream w/Julie Brady; Tor hc 1999 pb 1999

The Secret of Spring w/Jo Anne Taeusch; Tor hc 2000 pb 2001

The Gutbucket Quest w/Ron Leming; Tor hc 2000 pb 2001

One and Wonder editor w/Evan Filipek (anthology); Fantastic Planet Press 2013

 

BOOKS PUBLISHED THROUGH 2019: 192

more written, but not yet published