Kathleen O’Neal Gear is an American author of historical fiction as well as a former state historian and archaeologist. Kathleen is best known for co-authoring the First North Americans series with husband W. Michael Gear, who she has co-authored many of her novels with.

Kathleen O’Neal Gear made her debut as a published author in 1990 when several of her novels were published, including Sand in the Wind, An Abyss of Light, Treasure of Light and the first two First North Americans novels. Below is a list of Kathleen O’Neal Gear’s books in order of when they were originally published (and in chronological order):

Publication Order of The First North Americans Books


People of the Wolf(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Fire(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Earth(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the River(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Sea(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Lakes(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Lightning(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Silence(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Mist(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Masks(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Owl(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Raven(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Moon(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Nightland(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Weeping Eye(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Thunder(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Longhouse(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dawn Country(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Broken Land(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Black Sun(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of The First North Americans Books


People of the Wolf(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Nightland(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Sea(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Raven(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Lightning(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Fire(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Earth(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Owl(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Lakes(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the River(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Silence(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Moon(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Masks(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Weeping Eye(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Thunder(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Mist(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Longhouse(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dawn Country(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Broken Land(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
People of the Black Sun(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Powers Of Light Books


An Abyss of Light(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Treasure of Light(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Redemption of Light(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anasazi Mysteries Books


The Visitant(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Summoning God(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bone Walker(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Genetic Thriller Books


Dark Inheritance(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Raising Abel(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Black Falcon Books


It Sleeps in Me(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
It Wakes in Me(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
It Dreams in Me(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Contact: The Battle For America Books


Coming of the Storm(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fire the Sky(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Searing Wind(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Sand in the Wind(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Widowed Land(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Moon and Cold Mist(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Betrayal: The Lost Life of Jesus(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Children of the Dawnland(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The First North American, Anasazi Mysteries, Genetic Thriller and Contact series along with the standalone novels The Betrayal and Children of the Dawnland were co-authored by W. Michael Gear.

The Powers of Light series was written under her maiden name of Kathleen M. O’Neal.