Sherwood Smith
Sherwood Smith is an American author of science fiction, fantasy and historical romance novels for both young adults and adults. She writes several series including Wren, Exordium (with Dave Trowbridge), Crown and Court Duel, Inda, CJ’s Notebooks and more series. Sherwood is a retired part-time grade school teacher. She lives in California.

Sherwood Smith became a published novelist in 1990 with the novel Wren to the Rescue. Below is a list of Sherwood Smith’s books in order of when they were first released:

Publication Order of Wren Books


Wren to the Rescue(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wren's Quest(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wren's War(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wren Journeymage(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Exordium Books


The Phoenix in Flight(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ruler of Naught(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Prison Unsought(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Rifter's Covenant(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Thrones of Kronos(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Solar Queen Books


Derelict for Trade(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Mind for Trade(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Crown and Court Duel Books


Crown Duel(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Court Duel(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Stranger to Command(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Remalna's Children(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Time Traders Books


Echoes in Time(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Atlantis Endgame(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Inda Books


Inda(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fox(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The King's Shield(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Treason's Shore(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of CJ’s Notebooks Books


Over the Sea(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mearsies Heili Bounces Back(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Poor World(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hunt Across Worlds(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Sasharia En Garde Books


Once a Princess(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Twice a Prince(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dobrenica Books


Coronets and Steel(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Blood Spirits(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Revenant Eve(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Spy Princess Books


The Spy Princess(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sartor(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Lhind Books


Lhind the Thief(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lhind the Spy(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Change Books


Stranger(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hostage(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Sophy Croft’s Books


Fair Winds and Homeward Sail(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Fair Winds and Homeward Sail Books


A Sword Named Truth(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


The Borrowers(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Emerald Wand of Oz(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Trouble Under Oz(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Senrid(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Posse of Princesses(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Trouble with Kings(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Barefoot Pirate(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fleeing Peace(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Banner of the Damned(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Danse de la Folie(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rondo Allegro(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Zapped(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories


Being Real(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
And Horses are Born with Eagles' Wings(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dancing Monkeys(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Henry and Fanny(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Poignant Sting(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Commando Bats(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Dragon Lords and Warrior Women(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Whispered Magics(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies Books


Beyond the Last Star(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Omnibus Books


Time Traders III(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sasharia En Garde(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Exordium series is co-authored by Dave Trowbridge. The Solar Queen and Time Traders books are written with Andre Norton. The Change series is written with Rachel Manija Brown. Dragon Lords and Warrior Women also has stories by Katharine Kerr, Ursula K. Le Guin and Vonda N. McIntyre. Beyond the Last Star was edited with Jeffry Dwight.

If You Like Sherwood Smith Books, You’ll Love…

Sherwood Smith Synopses: Wren to the Rescue by Sherwood Smith is the first book in the Wren series. After learning that her best friend, Tess, is secretly a princess, Wren is stuck in the midst of a battle between warriors, beasts, and sorcerers when the princess is kidnapped.

Phoenix in Flight by Sherwood Smith and Dave Trowbridge is the first book in the Exordium series. Brandon nyr-Arkad, the Emperor’s scapegrace youngest son, defies protocol and evades a ceremonial duty, a defiance punishable by death.

In Derelict for Trade by Andre Norton and Sherwood Smith, Captain Jellico and the crew of the Solar Queen have stumbled upon an abandoned ship and claimed the right to salvage the derelict vessel, only to become the targets of a secret alien hijacking ring out to sabotage their claim.


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