Joan D. Vinge is an American author of science fiction and fantasy novels. She writes the Snow Queen Cycle, the Cat series and the Heaven’s Chronicle series. Joan earned her B.A. in anthropology from San Diego State University. She has taught at the SF&F workshop Clarion Workshop multiple times. When not writing, Joan makes dolls that she sells. Joan lives in Green Valley, Arizona with her husband, science fiction editor James Frenkel.

Joan D. Vinge made her debut as an author in 1978 with the novel The Outcasts of Heaven Belt. Below is a list of Joan D. Vinge’s books in order of when they were first released:

Publication Order of Cat Books

Psion (1982)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Catspaw (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dreamfall (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Heaven Chronicles Books

Outcasts of Heaven Belt (1978)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Legacy (1980)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Snow Queen Cycle Books

The Snow Queen (1980)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
World's End (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Summer Queen (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tangled Up in Blue (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Return of the Jedi: The Storybook Based on the Movie (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan, King of Apes (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dune Storybook (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ladyhawke (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Return to Oz (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Santa Claus the Movie Storybook (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Willow (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lost in Space Novelization (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cowboys and Aliens (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
47 Ronin (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ladysmith (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Eyes of Amber and Other Stories (1977)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fireship (1978)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Phoenix in the Ashes (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Isaac Asimov's Anthology Books

Isaac Asimov's Space of Her Own (With: Connie Willis,Ursula K. Le Guin,Pat Cadigan,Tanith Lee,Pamela Sargent,,Mary Gentle) (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders (By: Isaac Asimov,,Larry Niven,Lisa Tuttle,Garry Douglas Kilworth,Jack C. Haldeman II,Barry N. Malzberg,William F. Wu,Steve Perry,Bob Shaw,Kate Wilhelm,,,,Madeleine E. Robins) (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: ) (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Connie Willis,George R.R. Martin,Ron Goulart,John Kessel,George Alec Effinger,Robert Thurston,Tanith Lee,Lucius Shepard) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Aliens (By: Isaac Asimov) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Robots (By: Isaac Asimov) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's SF-Lite (By: Isaac Asimov) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's War (By: Isaac Asimov) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Cyberdreams (By: Isaac Asimov) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Skin Deep (By: Isaac Asimov) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Ghosts (By: Isaac Asimov) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Christmas (By: Isaac Asimov) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Camelot (By: Isaac Asimov) (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Detectives (By: Isaac Asimov) (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Valentines (By: Isaac Asimov) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Werewolves (By: Isaac Asimov) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Solar System (By: Gardner R. Dozois) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Utopias (By: Isaac Asimov) (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Father Day (By: Isaac Asimov) (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Isaac Asimov's Halloween (By: Isaac Asimov) (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

Moonsinger's Friends: An Anthology in Honor of Andre Norton(1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Fifteenth Annual Collection(2002)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

If You Like Joan D. Vinge Books, You’ll Love…

Joan D. Vinge Synopses: Psion is the first book in the Cat series by Joan D. Vinge. Cat is a half-human, half-alien orphan telepath. It is a tough, gritty tale of an outsider whose only chance for redemption is as an undercover agent for an interstellar government that by turns punishes and helps him.

In Star Wars: Return of the Jedi Storybook by Joan D. Vinge, Luke Skywalker and his friends in the Rebel Alliance come up with a risky plan to battle with the Empire and its evil leaders, Darth Vader and the Emperor.

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