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Kate Elliott is an American author of fantasy, science fiction and steampunk novels, with a dash of romance. She writes the Jaran series, Crown of Stars series, Crossroads series and the Spiritwalker Trilogy. Kate began to write because she wished to escape her world in rural Oregon for a world of adventure. She even met the man who would become her husband in a swordfight. After her husband quit the police force in order to study archaeology, it took the family (including three children) to places like the Mexican ruins, to European pastry shops, and finally, Hawaii.

Kate Elliott made her debut as a published author in 1988, writing under her real name Alis A. Rasmussen with the novel The Labyrinth Gate. She debuted as Kate Elliott in 1992 with the novel Jaran. Below is a list of Kate Elliott’s books in order of when thy were originally published:

Publication Order of Highroad Trilogy Books


A Passage of Stars(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Revolution's Shore(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Price of Ransom(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Jaran Books


Jaran(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
An Earthly Crown(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
His Conquering Sword(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Law of Becoming(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Golden Key Universe Books


The Golden Key(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Crown Of Stars Books


King's Dragon(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Prince of Dogs(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Burning Stone(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Child of Flame(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gathering Storm(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In the Ruins(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crown of Stars(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Crossroads Books


Spirit Gate(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow Gate(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Traitors' Gate(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Spiritwalker Trilogy Books


Cold Magic(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cold Fire(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cold Steel(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Black Wolves Trilogy Books


Black Wolves(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Court Of Fives Books


Court of Fives(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Night Flower(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Poisoned Blade(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Court Of Fives Books

Night Flower is a prequel story to Court of Fives.

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


The Labyrinth Gate(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


The Very Best of Kate Elliott(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Omnibus Books


The Novels of the Jaran(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Highroad Trilogy series and the standalone novel The Labyrinth Gate were written as Alis A. Rasmussen. The Golden Key was written with Melanie Rawn and Jennifer Roberson.

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Kate Elliott Synopsis: In Jaran by Kate Elliott, aliens have taken control of Earth and extended their influence throughout space, causing human settlers to leave their technology behind and live in a medieval-like world. Set on this planet, Jaran tells the story of two estranged siblings who find themselves on opposing sides of a contest.


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