Fred Saberhagen (1930-2007) was an American author of sci-fi/fantasy and best known for his Berserker series. His well known series include the Dracula series and the Book of Swords series. Prior to becoming a novelist, Saberhagen served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and worked as an technician for Motorola.

Fred Saberhagen sold his first short story to Galaxy Magazine in 1961, which was titled Volume PAA-PYX. His first novel was The Golden People, which was published in 1964. Below is a list of Fred Saberhagen’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Dracula Books


The Dracula Tape(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Holmes-Dracula File(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
An Old Friend of the Family(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Thorn(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dominion(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Matter of Taste(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Question of Time(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Seance for a Vampire(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Sharpness on the Neck(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Coldness in the Blood(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Empire Of The East Books


The Broken Lands(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Black Mountains(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Changeling Earth(1973) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ardneh's Sword(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Books Of Swords


The First Book of Swords(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Second Book of Swords(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Third Book of Swords(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Books Of Lost Swords


Woundhealer's Story(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sightblinder's Story(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stonecutter's Story(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Farslayer's Story(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Coinspinner's Story(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mindsword's Story(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wayfinder's Story(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shieldbreaker's Story(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Berserker Books


Berserker(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Brother Assassin(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker's Planet(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker Man(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ultimate Enemy(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Berserker Wars(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Berserker Throne(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker: Blue Death(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker Kill(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker Fury(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shiva in Steel(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker's Star(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Berserker Prime(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rogue Berserker(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Books Of The Gods


The Face of Apollo(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ariadne's Web(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Arms of Hercules(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
God of the Golden Fleece(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Gods of Fire and Thunder(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Boris Brazil Books


The Golden People(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Water of Thought(1965) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pilgrim, The Flying Dutchman Of Time Books


Pyramids(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
After the Fact(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Love Conquers All(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Specimens(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mask of the Sun(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Octagon(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Coils(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Century of Progress(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Frankenstein Papers(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White Bull(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Black Throne(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bram Stoker's Dracula(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Merlin's Bones(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dancing Bears(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Arrival(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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Notes: The Empire of the East, Books of Swords and Books of Lost Swords are collectively known as the Ardneh sequence.

Coils and The Black Throne were co-authored by Roger Zelazny.

Bram Stoker’s Dracula is a novelization of the film of the same name and co-authored by James V. Hart.

Changeling Earth was revised under the title Ardneh’s World.

The Arrival is part of the Gene Roddenberry’s Earth: Final Conflict multi-author series.


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