Jonathan Stroud is an British author of YA and children’s fantasy novels. He writes the Bartimaeus series and the Lockwood & Co. series. Jonathan grew up in St. Albans, where he read, wrote and drew. He spent a couple of years in poor health, so he would spend the time in the hospital or at home reading. He studied English literature at the University of York, and then moved onto working in London as an editor for Walker Books. This soon led to him writing himself. Jonathan lives in St. Albans, Herfordshire, England, with his two children and his wife, Gina (who illustrates children’s books).

Jonathan Stroud made his debut as a published author in 1996 with the picture book The Lost Treasure of Captain Blood. His first novel was Buried Fire in 1999. Below is a list of Jonathan Stroud’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Bartimaeus Books

The Amulet of Samarkand (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Golem's Eye (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ptolemy's Gate (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ring of Solomon (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Bartimaeus Books

The Ring of Solomon(2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Amulet of Samarkand(2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Golem's Eye(2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ptolemy's Gate(2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bartimaeus Graphic Novels

The Amulet of Samarkand (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Lockwood & Co. Books

The Screaming Staircase (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Whispering Skull (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hollow Boy (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Creeping Shadow (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Empty Grave (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Buried Fire (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Leap (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Siege (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heroes of the Valley (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

The Ghost Of Shadow Vale (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Picture Books

The Lost Treasure of Captain Blood (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Viking Saga Of Harri Bristlebeard (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alfie's Big Adventure (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Little Red Car (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Little Spike And Long Tail (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Word Puzzles (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ancient Rome (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Warchild Collections

Kids' Night in (By: Garth Nix,Darren Shan)(2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Midnight Feast (With: Meg Cabot,Anthony Horowitz,,Garth Nix,,,,Brian Jacques,Chris d'Lacey,Darren Shan)(2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Warchild Collections

Kids' Night in (By: Garth Nix,Darren Shan)(2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

Midnight Feast(2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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Jonathan Stroud Synopsis: Heroes of the Valley is a standalone title by Jonathan Stroud. Halli Sveinsson is stumpy and swarthy, with a quick mind and an aptitude for getting in trouble. Bored with everyday chores and shepherding, he enjoys playing practical jokes. When he plays a trick on Ragnar of the House of Hakonsson, he sets in motion a chain of events that will forever alter his destiny. He is forced away from home and go on a quest full of highway robbers, terrifying monsters, and a girl who may be as fearless as he is. Along this journey, he will discover the truth about the legends, his family, and himself.

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