Roland Smith is an American author of young adult adventure novels and non-fiction children’s books. Before becoming an author, Roland worked as a zookeeper at the Oregon Zoo and the Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma. His series include I, Q, Cryptid Hunters featuring Grace & Marty, Thunder Cave and Storm Runners. Roland lives in Oregon with his wife and stepchildren.

Roland Smith became a published author in 1990 with the non-fiction book Sea Otter Rescue. His first novel was Thunder Cave, published in 1995. Below is a list of Roland Smith’s books in order of when they were first published:

Publication Order of Beneath Books

Beneath (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Above (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Jacob Lansa Books

Thunder Cave (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jaguar (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Lobo (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of I, Q Books

Independence Hall (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White House (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kitty Hawk (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Alamo (With: Michael P. Spradlin) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Windy City (With: Michael P. Spradlin) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alcatraz (With: Michael P. Spradlin) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Marty and Grace Books

Cryptid Hunters / Jungle Hunters (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tentacles (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chupacabra (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mutation (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Peak Books

Peak (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Edge (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ascent (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Descent (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Storm Runners Books

Storm Runners (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Surge (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eruption (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Zach's Lie Books

Zach's Lie (2001)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jack's Run (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Captain's Dog (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sasquatch (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Elephant Run (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hijack Over Weaver's Needle (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Switch (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Legwork (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Sea Otter Rescue (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Primates in the Zoo (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Snakes in the Zoo (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Inside the Zoo Nursery (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises in the Zoo (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cats in the Zoo (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
African Elephants (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Journey of the Red Wolf (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Vultures (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In the Forest with the Elephants (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The 39 Clues: Cahills vs. Vespers Books

The Medusa Plot (By:Gordon Korman) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A King's Ransom (By:Jude Watson) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dead of Night (By:Peter Lerangis) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Shatterproof (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Trust No One (By:Linda Sue Park) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Day of Doom (By:David Baldacci) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Alphabet Picture Books

(with Marie Smith)

B is for Beaver (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
E is for Evergreen (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
N is for Our Nation's Capital (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Z is for Zookeeper (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
W is for Waves (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
S is for Smithsonian (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
T is for Time (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Cryptid Hunters was also published as Jungle Hunters. N is for Our Nation’s Capital, Z is for Zookeeper, W is for Waves, S is for Smithsonian and T is for a Time Alphabet are co-authored with Marie Smith. The Alamo, The Windy City and Alcatraz were co-authored by Michael P. Spradlin.

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