Nancy Springer is a prolific author best known for writing the Enola Holmes series of books. In addition to that series, she is also the auhtor of the Book of Isle series, the Sea King series, and the Tales of Rowan Hood series. She has also written numerous standalone novels.

Springer is a former Tiptree Award and Edgar Award winner. She was born in New Jersey, but her family moved to Gettysburg after the age of thirteen. She would spend much of her life in the Pennsylvania before moving to Florida in her later years. She now enjoys horseback riding and fishing in Florida in between writing.

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Publication Order of Enola Holmes Books

The Case of the Missing Marquess (2006)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Left-Handed Lady (2007)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets (2008)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan (2008)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Cryptic Crinoline (2009)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Gypsy Good-Bye / The Case of the Disappearing Duchess (2010)Description / Buy at
Enola Holmes and the Boy in Buttons (2021)Description / Buy at
Enola Holmes and the Black Barouche (2021)Description / Buy at
Enola Holmes and the Elegant Escapade (2022)Description / Buy at
Enola Holmes and the Mark of the Mongoose (2023)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Enola Holmes Graphic Novels

(with Serena Blasco)

The Case of the Missing Marquess (2018)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Left-Handed Lady (2019)Description / Buy at
The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets (2020)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of The Book of Isle Books

The White Hart (1979)Description / Buy at
The Silver Sun (1980)Description / Buy at
The Sable Moon (1981)Description / Buy at
The Black Beast (1982)Description / Buy at
The Golden Swan (1983)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Rowan Hood Books

Rowan Hood: Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest (2001)Description / Buy at
Lionclaw (2002)Description / Buy at
Outlaw Princess of Sherwood (2003)Description / Buy at
Wild Boy (2004)Description / Buy at
Rowan Hood Returns (2005)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Sea King Books

Publication Order of Tale of Camelot Books

I Am Mordred (1998)Description / Buy at
I Am Morgan le Fay (2001)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Wings of Flame (1985)Description / Buy at
Chains of Gold (1986)Description / Buy at
A Horse to Love (1987)Description / Buy at
Not on a White Horse (1988)Description / Buy at
The Hex Witch of Seldom (1988)Description / Buy at
They're All Named Wildfire (1989)Description / Buy at
Red Wizard (1989)Description / Buy at
Apocalypse (1989)Description / Buy at
Colt (1991)Description / Buy at
The Friendship Song (1992)Description / Buy at
Damnbanna (1992)Description / Buy at
The Great Pony Hassle (1993)Description / Buy at
Larque on the Wing (1994)Description / Buy at
Metal Angel (1994)Description / Buy at
Toughing It (1994)Description / Buy at
The Boy on a Black Horse (1994)Description / Buy at
The Blind God Is Watching (1994)Description / Buy at
Looking for Jamie Bridger (1995)Description / Buy at
Fair Peril (1996)Description / Buy at
Secret Star (1997)Description / Buy at
Sky Rider (1999)Description / Buy at
Plumage (2000)Description / Buy at
Separate Sisters (2001)Description / Buy at
Needy Creek (2001)Description / Buy at
Blood Trail (2003)Description / Buy at
Dusssie (2007)Description / Buy at
Somebody (2009)Description / Buy at
Possessing Jessie (2010)Description / Buy at
My Sister's Stalker (2012)Description / Buy at
Dark Lie (2012)Description / Buy at
Drawn Into Darkness (2013)Description / Buy at
The Oddling Prince (2018)Description / Buy at
Grandghost (2018)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Publication Order of Collections

Chance & Other Gestures of the Hand of Fate (1987)Description / Buy at
Stardark Songs (1993)Description / Buy at
Music of Their Hooves (1994)Description / Buy at
Eccentric Symmetries (2016)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Graphic Novels

Enola Holmes: Mycroft's Dangerous Game (With: Enrica Eren Angiolini,Giorgia Sposito,Mickey George) (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Blood Of Ten Chiefs Books

The Blood of Ten Chiefs (With: C.J. Cherryh,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Robert Lynn Asprin,Diane Carey,Mark C. Perry,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold) (1986)Description / Buy at
Wolfsong (By: Lynn Abbey,Robert Lynn Asprin,Richard Pini) (1989)Description / Buy at
The Winds of Change (With: Mercedes Lackey,Janny Wurts,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold) (1989)Description / Buy at
Against the Wind (With: Mercedes Lackey,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Len Wein,Heather Gladney,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold,Deni Loubert) (1990)Description / Buy at
Dark Hours (With: Mercedes Lackey,Esther M. Friesner,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Richard Pini) (1993)Description / Buy at
Anthology series.

Publication Order of John M. Ford Short Story Collections

Under the Wheel (With: John M. Ford,Gregory Benford,Elizabeth Mitchell) (1987)Description / Buy at
Casting Fortune (By: John M. Ford) (1989)Description / Buy at
From the End of the Twentieth Century (By: John M. Ford) (1997)Description / Buy at
Heat of Fusion and Other Stories (By: John M. Ford) (2004)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Anthologies

Moonsinger's Friends: An Anthology in Honor of Andre Norton(1985)Description / Buy at
Fifth Annual Collection(1992)Description / Buy at
From One Experience to Another(1997)Description / Buy at
More Amazing Stories(1998)Description / Buy at
Prom Night(1999)Description / Buy at
I Believe in Water: Twelve Brushes with Religion(2000)Description / Buy at
Civil War Fantastic(2000)Description / Buy at
Ribbiting Tales(2000)Description / Buy at
The World's Finest Mystery and Crime Stories 3(2002)Description / Buy at
Firebirds: An Anthology of Original Fantasy and Science Fiction(2003)Description / Buy at
Dreams and Visions(2006)Description / Buy at
Cat Tales: Fantastic Feline Fiction(2007)Description / Buy at
Firebirds Soaring(2009)Description / Buy at
This Family Is Driving Me Crazy(2009)Description / Buy at
Dark Luminous Wings(2017)Description / Buy at

If You Like Nancy Springer Books, You’ll Love…

The Case of the Missing Marquess is the first book in the Enola Holmes series. The book sees Enola as the sister to the famous detective Sherlock Holmes. When she discovers her mother has disappeared she heads to London in search of her. However, her older brothers have other ideas and want her to go to a boarding school. She manages to avoid them and gets involved in the case of a kidnapped young marquess while try to decode the clues left behind by her mother that could lead to finding her.

Springer is also the author of the Book of Isle series and the book starts with The White Hart. The series takes place in the land of Isle, a land of fantasy that has existed for a long, long time. The world is surrounded by vast oceans and thick forest, and all the beings of the world live together. There are gods and ghost dwelling with the ancestors, but this is the time that the book of Suns begins its life and the marriage between Sun and Moon begins an adventure unlike any other.

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