The Worldwar series is a series of alternate history/science fiction novels by American author Harry Turtledove. The series consists of the Worldwar tetralogy, Colonization trilogy and a standalone novel. The series is set between 1942 and 2031. It starts at the time of World War II when a race of aliens arrive on Earth, ready to start an invasion.

The Worldwar series began in 1994 with In the Balance. The Colonization trilogy began in 1999 with Second Contact. The final novel in the saga is Homeward Bound, published in 2004. Below is a list of the Worldwar series in order of when the books were originally published (and in chronological order):

Publication Order of Worldwar Books


In the Balance(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tilting the Balance(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Upsetting the Balance(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Striking the Balance(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Colonization Books


Second Contact(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Down to Earth(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Aftershocks(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Homeward Bound(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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