Authors of Liad Publication List

Sharon Lee and Steve Miller, Editors
Low Port, Meisha Merlin Publishing, August 2003

Short Fiction
Note: these are generally first appearances and not complete publication histories
“The Naming of Kinzel: The Foolish” Fantasy Book, June 1984
“The Naming of Kinzel: The Innocent” Fantasy Book, November 1984
“Candlelight” Pulphouse, July 1995
“A Matter of Dreams” A Distant Soil #27, May 1999
“Balance of Trade” Absolute Magnitude #11, Summer 1999
“A Choice of Weapons” Absolute Magnitude #12, Winter 1999
“Naratha’s Shadow” Such a Pretty Face, Meisha Merlin, May 2000
“Changeling” Absolute Magnitude #14, Summer 2000
“Sweet Waters” 3SF, October 2002
“This House” Stars, Janis Ian & Mike Resnick, Editors, DAW, August 2003
“A Night at the Opera” Murder by Magic, Rosemary Edghill, Editor, Warner, October 2004
“Fighting Chance” Women of War, Tanya Huff & Alex Potter, Editors, DAW, July 2005
“Misfits” Jim Baen’s Universe, December 2007
“Intelligent Design,”, July 2011
“Kin Ties,” Splinter Universe, July 2011
“Guaranteed Delivery,” Splinter Universe, September 2011
“The Space at Tinsori Light,” Splinter Universe, November 2011
“Landed Alien,”, August 2012
“Eleutherios,”, January 2013
“Moon’s Honor,” Splinter Universe, February 2013
“Out of True,”, October 2013
“The Rifle’s First Wife,” Splinter Universe, January 2014
“Roving Gambler,” Splinter Universe April 2014
“Code of Honor,” Splinter Universe, May 2014
“Chimera,”, May 2015
“Shame the Devil,” Alien Artifacts, ZNB, September 2015
“Wise Child,”, June 2016
“Friend of a Friend,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 20, Pinbeam Books, July 2016
“Street Cred,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 23, Pinbeam Books, February 2017
“Cutting Corners,”, April 2017
“Due Diligence,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 24, Pinbeam Books, July 2017
“The Dawn’s Early Light,” All Hail Our Robot Conquerors!, ZNB, August 2017
“Block Party,”, November 2017
“Degrees of Separation,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 27, Pinbeam Books, January 2018
“Excerpts from Two Lives,” Star Destroyers, Baen, March 2018
“Fortune’s Favors,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 28, Pinbeam Books, April, 2019
“Shout of Honor,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 29, Pinbeam Books, May 2019
“Revolutionists,” The Razor’s Edge, ZNB, June 2018
“Dark Secrets,” Infinite Stars: Dark Frontiers, Titan Books, November 2019
“A Visit to the Galaxy Ballroom,”, November 2019
“The Gate that Locks the Tree,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 30, Pinbeam Books, February 2020
“Preferred Seating,”, November 2020
“Ambient Conditions,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 31, Pinbeam Books, December 2020
“Standing Orders,” Derelict, Zombies Need Brains, June 2021
“Dead Men Dream,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 32, Pinbeam Books, March 2021
“From Every Storm a Rainbow,”, December 2021
“Our Lady of Benevolence,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 34, Pinbeam Books, December 2021
“Songs of the Fathers,” Adventures in the Liaden Universe® Number 35, Pinbeam Books, November 2022
“Gadreel’s Folly,” Chicks in Tank Tops, Baen, January 2023
“The Last Train to Clarkesville,” Last Train Outta Kepplar 283-C, Baen, Fall 2023

Agent of Change, Del Rey Books, February 1988
Conflict of Honors, Del Rey Books, June 1988
Carpe Diem, Del Rey Books, October 1989
Plan B, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 1999
Pilots Choice (original two-novel omnibus including Local Custom and Scout’s Progress), Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2001
I Dare, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2002
The Tomorrow Log, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2003
Balance of Trade, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2004
Crystal Soldier, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2005
Sword of Orion, Phobos Entertainment LLC, October 2005
Crystal Dragon, Meisha Merlin Publishing, February 2006
Duainfey, Baen, September 2008
Longeye, Baen, April 2009
Fledgling, Baen, September 2009
Saltation, Baen, April 2010
Mouse and Dragon, Baen, June 2010
Ghost Ship, Baen, August 2011
Dragon Ship, Baen, September 2012
Necessity’s Child, Baen, February 2013
Trade Secret, Baen, November 2013
Dragon in Exile, Baen, June 2015
Alliance of Equals, Baen, July 2016
The Gathering Edge, Baen, May 2017
Neogenesis, Baen, January 2018
Accepting the Lance, Baen, December 2019
Trader’s Leap, Baen, December 2020


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Fair Trade, Baen, May 2022
Salvage Right, Baen, July 2023

Short Story Collections
Liaden Universe® Companion, Volume I, SRM Publisher, July 2005
Liaden Universe® Companion, Volume II, SRM Publisher, October 2007
A Liaden Universe® Constellation, Volume I, Baen, July 2013
A Liaden Universe® Constellation, Volume II, Baen, January 2014
A Liaden Universe Constellation, Volume III, Baen, August 2015
A Liaden Universe® Constellation, Volume IV, Baen, June 2019

Books Under Contract
Five as yet untitled Liaden Universe® novels, Baen

Audio Books
Local Custom, Buzzy Multimedia, June 2005
Agent of Change, Audible, September 2012
Conflict of Honors, Audible, September 2012
Carpe Diem, Audible, September 2012
Plan B, Audible, September 2012
Local Custom, Audible, September 2012
Scout’s Progress, Audible, September 2012
I Dare, Audible, September 2012
Balance of Trade, Audible, September 2012
Crystal Soldier, Audible, September 2012
Crystal Dragon, Audible, September 2012
Fledgling, Audible, September 2012
Saltation, Audible, September 2012
Ghost Ship, Audible, September 2012
Dragon Ship Audible, September 2012
Mouse and Dragon, Audible, September 2012
Necessity’s Child, Audible, February 2013
Trade Secret, Audible, November 2013
The Tomorrow Log, Audible, December 2013
Dragon in Exile, Audible, June 2015
Alliance of Equals, Audible, July 2016
The Gathering Edge, Audible, May 2017
Neogenesis, Audible, January 2018
Accepting the Lance, Audible, December 2019
Fair Trade, Audible, TBA

“Why Are you Reading this Stupid Shirt: Remembering Annie-Mac” Dragonwriter, Ben Bella Press, 2013

Foreign Language Reprints
Conflict of Honors, Partners in Necessity, Plan B, I Dare, The Tomorrow Log, Balance of Trade, Crystal Soldier, Crystal Dragon, AST, Russia

Agent of Change, Conflict of Honors, Carpe Diem, MAG Publishing, Poland

Agent of Change, Conflict of Honors, Carpe Diem, Heyne Verlag, Germany

Plan B, I Dare, Atlantis Verlag, Germany


Updated October 29 2022 SL
Note: Short fiction list still incomplete