Gregory Maguire is an American novelist of fantasy and children’s novelist. He often writes revisionist tales of classic children’s tales, such as the Wizard of Oz in his Wicked Years series or re-telling Snow White in Mirror Mirror. Maguire is married to painter Andy Newman, whom he has adopted three children with.

Gregory Maguire became a published author in 1978 with the children’s novel The Lightning Time. His first novel for adults was not until Wicked in 1995. Below is a list of Gregory Maguire’s books in order of when they were originally published:

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Publication Order of Another Day Books

The Brides of Maracoor (2021)Description / Buy at
The Oracle of Maracoor (2022)Description / Buy at
The Witch of Maracoor (2023)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of The Hamlet Chronicles Books

Seven Spiders Spinning (1994)Description / Buy at
Six Haunted Hairdos (1997)Description / Buy at
Five Alien Elves (1998)Description / Buy at
Four Stupid Cupids (2001)Description / Buy at
Three Rotten Eggs (2002)Description / Buy at
A Couple of April Fools (2004)Description / Buy at
One Final Firecracker (2005)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of The Wicked Years Books

Chronological Order of The Wicked Years Books

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Lightning Time (1978)Description / Buy at
The Daughter of the Moon (1980)Description / Buy at
Lights on the Lake (1981)Description / Buy at
The Dream Stealer (1983)Description / Buy at
Oasis (1984)Description / Buy at
I Feel Like the Morning Star (1989)Description / Buy at
Missing Sisters (1994)Description / Buy at
The Good Liar (1996)Description / Buy at
Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister (1999)Description / Buy at
Lost (2001)Description / Buy at
Mirror Mirror (2003)Description / Buy at
What-the-Dickens (2007)Description / Buy at
The Next Queen of Heaven (2009)Description / Buy at
Matchless: A Christmas Story (2009)Description / Buy at
Egg & Spoon (2014)Description / Buy at
After Alice (2015)Description / Buy at
Hiddensee (2017)Description / Buy at
A Wild Winter Swan (2020)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Leaping Beauty and Other Animal Fairy Tales (2004)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Picture Books

Crabby Cratchitt (1980)Description / Buy at
The Peace and Quiet Diner (1988)Description / Buy at
Lucas Fishbone (1990)Description / Buy at
Cress Watercress (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Origins of Story: On Writing for Children (1999)Description / Buy at
Making Mischief: A Maurice Sendak Appreciation (2009)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Stephen Schwartz Wicked Books

(with Stephen Schwartz)

Wicked - Piano/Vocal (With: Stephen Schwartz) (2004)Description / Buy at
Wicked - Songbook (By: Stephen Schwartz) (2008)Description / Buy at
For Good - Digital Sheet Music (By: Stephen Schwartz) (2013)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Anthologies

Travellers in Time: Past, Present, and to Come(1980)Description / Buy at
Am I Blue?: Coming Out from the Silence(1994)Description / Buy at
I Believe in Water: Twelve Brushes with Religion(2000)Description / Buy at
The Writer's Guide to Fantasy Literature(2002)Description / Buy at
The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest(2002)Description / Buy at
The Many Faces of Van Helsing(2004)Description / Buy at
The Faery Reel: Tales from the Twilight Realm(2004)Description / Buy at
Salon Fantastique(2006)Description / Buy at
Brothers & Beasts(2007)Description / Buy at
The Dragon Book(2009)Description / Buy at
Half-Minute Horrors(2009)Description / Buy at
My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me(2010)Description / Buy at
The Chronicles of Harris Burdick(2011)Description / Buy at
Happily Ever After(2011)Description / Buy at
The Exquisite Corpse Adventure(2011)Description / Buy at
The Letter Q(2012)Description / Buy at
After: Nineteen Stories of Apocalypse and Dystopia(2012)Description / Buy at
Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy(2013)Description / Buy at
Story Time(2017)Description / Buy at
Totally Middle School: Tales of Friends, Family, and Fitting in(2018)Description / Buy at

Notes: Click is co-authored by Eoin Colfer, David Almond, Roddy Doyle, Deborah Ellis, Nick Hornby, Margo Lanagan, Ruth Ozeki, Linda Sue Park and Tim Wynne-Jones. Leaping Beauty also contains contributions by Chris Demarest. The non-fiction book Origins of Story is co-authored by Barbara Harrison.

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