Piers Anthony is an English-American author of science fiction and fantasy novels. He has written several series, including Xanth, Cluster, Apprentice Adept, Incarnations of Immortality and several others. Before he became an author, Piers spent two years serving in the U.S. Army, edited the battalion’s newspaper and then worked as a public school teacher. He wouldn’t stay teaching for long, though, as he made a deal with his wife to sell a piece within a year or he would give up his dream. Towards the end of the year, Piers was able to sell a short story. Piers lives with his wife on a tree farm in Florida.

Piers Anthony made his debut as a novelist in 1967 with the novel Chthon, which was nominated for the Hugo and Nebula Awards. Anthony is an extremely prolific author, with at least one novel published for each letter of the alphabet. Below is a list of Piers Anthony’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Aton Books


Chthon(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Phthor(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Of Man and Manta Books


Omnivore(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Orn(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ox(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Battle Circle Books


Sos the Rope(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Var the Stick(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Neq the Sword(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Jason Striker Martial Arts Books


Kiai!(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mistress of Death(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bamboo Bloodbath(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ninja's Revenge(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Amazon Slaughter(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Curse of the Ninja(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Cluster Books


Vicinity Cluster(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chaining the Lady(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kirlian Quest(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Thousandstar(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Viscous Circle(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Xanth Books


A Spell for Chameleon(1977) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Source of Magic(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Castle Roogna(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Centaur Aisle(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ogre, Ogre(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Night Mare(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dragon on a Pedestal(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crewel Lye: A Caustin Yarn(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Golem in the Gears(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vale of the Vole(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heaven Cent(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Man from Mundania(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isle of View(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Question Quest(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Color of Her Panties(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Demons Don't Dream(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Harpy Thyme(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Geis of the Gargoyle(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Roc and a Hard Place(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Yon Ill Wind(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Faun & Games(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Zombie Lover(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Xone of Contention(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dastard(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Swell Foop(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Up in a Heaval(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cube Route(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Currant Events(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pet Peeve(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Stork Naked(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Air Apparent(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Two to the Fifth(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jumper Cable(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Knot Gneiss(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Well-Tempered Clavicle(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Luck of the Draw(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Esrever Doom(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Board Stiff(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Five Portraits(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Tarot Books


God of Tarot(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vision of Tarot(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Faith of Tarot(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Apprentice Adept Books


Split Infinity(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blue Adept(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Juxtaposition(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Out of Phaze(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Robot Adept(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Unicorn Point(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Phaze Doubt(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Incarnations Of Immortality Books


On a Pale Horse(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bearing an Hourglass(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
With a Tangled Skein(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wielding a Red Sword(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Being a Green Mother(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
For Love of Evil(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
And Eternity(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Under a Velvet Cloak(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bio Of A Space Tyrant Books


Refugee(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mercenary(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Politician(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Executive(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Statesman(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Iron Maiden(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Kelvin Of Rud Books


Dragon's Gold(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Serpent's Silver(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chimaera's Copper(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Orc's Opal(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mouvar's Magic(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pornucopia Books


Pornucopia(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Magic Fart(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mode Books


Virtual Mode(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fractal Mode(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chaos Mode(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
DoOon Mode(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Geodyssey Books


Isle of Woman(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shame of Man(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hope of Earth(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Muse of Art(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Climate of Change(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of ChroMagic Books


Key to Havoc(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Key to Chroma(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Key to Destiny(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Key to Liberty(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Key to Survival(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Return Of Aladdin Books


Aladdin Relighted(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Aladdin Sins Bad(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Aladdin and the Flying Dutchman(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Trail Mix Books


Amoeba(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beetle Juice(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Metal Maiden Books


To Be a Woman(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shepherd(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Flytrap(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Awares(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


The Ring(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Macroscope(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hasan(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The E.S.P. Worm(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Prostho Plus(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Race Against Time(1973) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Triple Detente(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rings of Ice(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
But What of Earth?(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Steppe(1976) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pretender(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mute(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hard Sell(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shade of the Tree(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ghost(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Total Recall(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Through the Ice(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Balook(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Firefly(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Morn(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tatham Mound(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mercycle(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Killobyte(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Caterpillar's Question(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
If I Pay Thee Not in Gold(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Earth(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Willing Spirit(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Spider Legs(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Volk(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Quest for the Fallen Star(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dream a Little Dream(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Reality Check(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Secret of Spring(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gutbucket Quest(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tortoise Reform(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eroma(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sopaths(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jack and the Giants(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
WereWoman(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories


Serial(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Juliet(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Knave(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pandora Park(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dolfin Tayle(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Anthonology(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alien Plot(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships I(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships II(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships III(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships IV(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Relationships V(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


Bio of an Orge(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Letters to Jenny(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
How Precious Was That While(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alfred(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Jason Striker Martial Arts series and Dead Morn were co-authored with Roberto Fuentes. The Kelvin of Rud series, The Ring and The ESP Worm were co-authored with Robert E. Margroff. The Return of Aladdin series, Dolfin Tayle and Jack and the Giants were co-authored with J.R. Rain. Piers Anthony’s Visual Guide to Xanth was co-authored with Jody Lynn Nye. But What of Earth was co-authored with Robert Coulson. Pretender was co-authored with Frances Hall. Through the Ice was co-authored with Robert Kornwise. The Caterpillar’s Quest was co-authored with Philip Jose Farmer. The Willing Spirit was co-authored with Alfred Tella. Spider Legs was co-authored with Clifford A. Pickover. Volk was co-authored with Brad Linaweaver. Quest for the Fallen Star was co-authored with James Richey and Alan Riggs. Dream a Little Dream was co-authored with Julie Brady. The Secret of Spring was co-authored with Jo Ann Taeusch. The Gutbucket Quest was co-authored with Ron Lemming. Vicinity Cluster is also titled Cluster.

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