Orson Scott Card is an American author best known for his work in science fiction and fantasy. His other genres include historical fiction, thriller and horror. His most popular series is the Ender Saga, but he has several other series including The Tales of Alvin Maker, The Homecoming Saga, Women of Genesis and more. He is a lifelong member of the Latter-day Saints.

Card’s career as a published author began in 1978 with Capitol, part of the Worthing series. Below is a list of all of Orson Scott Card’s full-length novels in order of when they were originally published as well as in chronological order:

Publication Order of Worthing Books


Capitol(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hot Sleep(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Worthing Chronicle(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Worthing Saga(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Ender Saga Books


Ender's Game(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Speaker for the Dead(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Xenocide(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Children of the Mind(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ender's Shadow(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow of the Hegemon(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow Puppets(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow of the Giant(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A War of Gifts: An Ender Story(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ender in Exile(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadows in Flight(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earth Unaware(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earth Afire(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadows Alive(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Ender Saga Books


Earth Unaware(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earth Afire(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ender's Game(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ender's Shadow(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A War of Gifts: An Ender Story(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow of the Hegemon(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow Puppets(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadow of the Giant(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ender in Exile(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Speaker for the Dead(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Xenocide(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Children of the Mind(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadows in Flight(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shadows Alive(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Tales Of Alvin Maker Books


Seventh Son(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Red Prophet(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Prentice Alvin(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alvin Journeyman(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heartfire(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Crystal City(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Homecoming Saga Books


The Memory of Earth(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Call of Earth(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ships of Earth(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earthfall(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earthborn(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mayflower Trilogy Books


Lovelock(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pastwatch Books


Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Women Of Genesis Books


Sarah(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rebekah(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rachel and Leah(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Empire Books


Empire(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hidden Empire(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mithermages Books


Stonefather(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lost Gate(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gate Thief(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pathfinder Books


Pathfinder(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ruins(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Visitors(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Laddertop Books


Laddertop(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


A Planet Called Treason(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Songmaster(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hart's Hope(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Saints(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wyrms(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lost Boys(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Treasure Box(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stone Tables(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Homebody(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Enchantment(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Magic Street(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Invasive Procedures(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Space Boy(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Children’s Books


Magic Mirror(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: A Planet Called Treason was revised in 1988 as Treason. Saints was also published under the title Woman of Destiny. Invasive Procedures, Earth Unaware and Earth Afire were co-authored by Aaron Johnston.

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