C.J. Cherryh

C.J. Cherryh

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List of The Morgaine Cycle Books in Publication Order

List of Hanan Rebellion Books in Publication Order

List of The Faded Sun Books in Publication Order

List of Alliance-Union Books in Publication Order

List of Hinder Stars Books in Publication Order

List of Chanur Books in Publication Order

List of Alliance-Union: Company Wars Books in Publication Order

List of Alliance-Union: Company Wars Series in Chronological Order

List of Age of Exploration Books in Publication Order

List of Arafel Books in Publication Order

List of Heroes In Hell Books in Publication Order

List of Merovingen Nights Books in Publication Order

List of Alliance-Union: Cyteen Books in Publication Order

List of Rusalka Books in Publication Order

List of The Sword of Knowledge Books in Publication Order

List of Foreigner Books in Publication Order (with Jane S. Fancher)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
9
Foreigner
1994
2
Invader
1995
3
Inheritor
1996
4
Precursor
1999
5
Defender
2001
6
Explorer
2002
7
Destroyer
2003
8
Pretender
2006
9
Deliverer
2007
10
Conspirator
2009
11
Deceiver
2010
12
Betrayer
2011
13
Intruder
2012
14
Protector
2013
15
Peacemaker
2014
16
Tracker
2015
17
10
Visitor
2016
18
10
Convergence
2017
19
10
Emergence
2018
20
10
Resurgence
2020
21
Divergence
2020
22
Defiance (With: Jane S. Fancher)
Defiance (With: Jane S. Fancher)
2023

List of Finisterre Books in Publication Order

List of Fortress Books in Publication Order

List of The Gene Wars Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Alien Stars Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Alien Stars (With: Timothy Zahn, Joe Haldeman)
1985
2
After the Flames (By: Robert Silverberg, Norman Spinrad, Michael P. Kube-McDowell)
After the Flames (By: Robert Silverberg, Norman Spinrad, Michael P. Kube-McDowell)
1985
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Anthology series.

List of Blood Of Ten Chiefs Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
10
The Blood of Ten Chiefs (With: Nancy Springer, Diana L. Paxson, Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin, Diane Carey, Mark C. Perry, Richard Pini, Allen L. Wold)
1986
2
1989
3
The Winds of Change (By: Mercedes Lackey, Nancy Springer, Janny Wurts, Diana L. Paxson, Lynn Abbey, Richard Pini, Allen L. Wold)
1989
4
10
Against the Wind (By: Mercedes Lackey, Nancy Springer, Diana L. Paxson, Lynn Abbey, Len Wein, Heather Gladney, Richard Pini, Allen L. Wold, Deni Loubert)
Against the Wind (By: Mercedes Lackey, Nancy Springer, Diana L. Paxson, Lynn Abbey, Len Wein, Heather Gladney, Richard Pini, Allen L. Wold, Deni Loubert)
1990
5
101993
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Anthology series.

List of Heroes in Hell Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Heroes in Hell (With: Gregory Benford, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris)
Heroes in Hell (With: Gregory Benford, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris)
1986
2
The Gates of Hell (With: Janet Morris)
1986
3
Kings in Hell (With: Janet Morris)
1987
4
Crusaders in Hell (With: Gregory Benford, David Drake, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Michael Amstrong, Bill Kerby)
Crusaders in Hell (With: Gregory Benford, David Drake, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Michael Amstrong, Bill Kerby)
1987
5
Angels in Hell (By: Janet Morris)
1987
6
The Little Helliad (By: Janet Morris, Chris Morris)
The Little Helliad (By: Janet Morris, Chris Morris)
1988
7
War in Hell (By: Janet Morris)
1988
8
Prophets in Hell (With: George Alec Effinger, Robert Sheckley, David Drake, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Brad Miner, Bill Kerby, Richard Groller)
Prophets in Hell (With: George Alec Effinger, Robert Sheckley, David Drake, Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Brad Miner, Bill Kerby, Richard Groller)
1989
9
Lawyers in Hell (By: Janet Morris, Chris Morris, Michael H. Hanson, Jason Cordova, Bruce Durham, Sarah Hulcy, Larry Atchley Jr., John Manning, Richard Groller)
Lawyers in Hell (By: Janet Morris, Chris Morris, Michael H. Hanson, Jason Cordova, Bruce Durham, Sarah Hulcy, Larry Atchley Jr., John Manning, Richard Groller)
2011
10
Poets in Hell (By: Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Michael H. Hanson, Joe Bonadonna, pdmac, Bruce Durham, Larry Atchley Jr., Richard Groller, Michael A. Armstrong, Tom Barczak, Matthew Kirshenblatt, Beth W. Patterson, Yelle Hughes, Bill Snider, Deborah Koren, Shebat Legion, Bill Barnhill, Jack William Finley)
Poets in Hell (By: Janet Morris, Nancy Asire, Chris Morris, Michael H. Hanson, Joe Bonadonna, pdmac, Bruce Durham, Larry Atchley Jr., Richard Groller, Michael A. Armstrong, Tom Barczak, Matthew Kirshenblatt, Beth W. Patterson, Yelle Hughes, Bill Snider, Deborah Koren, Shebat Legion, Bill Barnhill, Jack William Finley)
2014
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List of Heroes In Hell Books in Publication Order (with David Drake)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Explorers in Hell (By: David Drake)
1989
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List of Thieves' World Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
8.6
Thieves' World (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1979
2
8.3
Tales from the Vulgar Unicorn (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1980
3
8.31981
4
8
Storm Season (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1982
5
9
The Face of Chaos (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1983
6
8.7
Wings of Omen (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1984
7
9
The Dead of Winter ( By: Robert Asprin)
1985
8
8.7
Soul of the City (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1986
9
9.3
Blood Ties (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1986
10
Shadowspawn (By: Andrew J. Offutt)
Shadowspawn (By: Andrew J. Offutt)
1987
11
8.7
Aftermath (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1987
12
10
Uneasy Alliances (By: Robert Asprin)
1988
13
10
Stealers' Sky (By: Lynn Abbey, Robert Asprin)
1989
14
10
Sanctuary ( By: Lynn Abbey)
2002
15
102002
16
10
Enemies of Fortune (With: Jody Lynn Nye, Mickey Zucker Reichert, Lynn Abbey, Robin Wayne Bailey, Jeff Grubb, Selina Rosen, Andrew Offutt, Diana Paxson)
Enemies of Fortune (With: Jody Lynn Nye, Mickey Zucker Reichert, Lynn Abbey, Robin Wayne Bailey, Jeff Grubb, Selina Rosen, Andrew Offutt, Diana Paxson)
2004
17
Thieves' World: Player's Manual (By: James Ryman)
2005
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List of C.J. Cherryh Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Science Fiction Digest, October-November 1981
1981
2
8.3
Shadows of Sanctuary
1981
3
Alien Stars
1985
4
Moonsinger's Friends: An Anthology in Honor of Andre Norton
1985
5
The Scapegoat (in Alien Stars)
1985
6
Carmen Miranda's Ghost is Haunting Space Station Three
1990
7
Drabble II: Double Century
1990
8
Once Upon a Time
1991
9
Fifth Annual Collection
1992
10
DAW 30th Anniversary Science Fiction
2002
11
DAW 30th Anniversary Science Fiction and Fantasy Anthologies
2002
12
The Time Traveler's Almanac
2013
13
Multiverse
2014
14
Altered States
2014
15
The Book of Swords: Part 1
2017
16
Infinite Stars
2019
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C.J. Cherryh: Biography

C.J. Cherryh (Carolyn Janice Cherry,) was born on September 1st, 1942 and is currently 81 years old. C.J. Cherryh was born in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

C.J. Cherryh is the author of the Foreigner series which currently consists of 22 novels. The Foreigner series started in 1994 with the novel Foreigner. The most recently released novel in the Foreigner series was Defiance which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming novels for the Foreigner series.

C.J. Cherryh: Awards & Accolades

Cherryh's books have won multiple awards, Downbelow Station won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1982. The Betrayal won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1989.

C.J. Cherryh books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Kesrith was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1979. Ealdwood was nominated for the World Fantasy Award, Novella, in 1982. The Pride of Chanur was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1983. Voyager in Night was nominated for the Philip K. Dick Award, Best Science Fiction Book, in 1984. The Scapegoat (in Alien Stars) was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novella, in 1986. Cuckoo's Egg was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1986. Gwydion and the Dragon was nominated for the World Fantasy Award, Novella, in 1992.

C.J. Cherryh: Author Insights

The highest rated book by C.J. Cherryh on Book Notification is Downbelow Station, the 1st novel in the Alliance-Union: Company Wars series.

The most read book by C.J. Cherryh on Book Notification is Foreigner, the 1st novel in the Foreigner series.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow C.J. Cherryh are:

  1. Orson Scott Card, author of the Ender Saga Series.
  2. David Weber, author of the Honor Harrington Series.
  3. Frank Herbert, author of the Dune Series.
  4. Larry Niven, author of the Ringworld Series.
  5. Alan Dean Foster, author of the Pip & Flinx Series.

C.J. Cherryh: F.A.Q

When was C.J. Cherryh Born? How old is C.J. Cherryh?

C.J. Cherryh was born on September 1st, 1942. C.J. Cherryh is currently 81 years old.

Where was C.J. Cherryh Born?

C.J. Cherryh was born in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and is American.

What book awards has C.J. Cherryh won?

Downbelow Station: Hugo Award Best Novel (1982).
The Betrayal: Hugo Award Best Novel (1989).

What was the first book C.J. Cherryh wrote?

The first novel written by C.J. Cherryh was Brothers of Earth, published in 1976.

What was the most recent book C.J. Cherryh wrote?

Her most recently released work was Defiance on October 17th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by C.J. Cherryh?

C.J. Cherryh does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has C.J. Cherryh written?

C.J. Cherryh has written 93 books across 27 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
  • 4 books in the The Morgaine Cycle Series
  • 2 books in the Hanan Rebellion Series
  • 3 books in the The Faded Sun Series
  • 2 books in the Alliance-Union Series
  • 1 book in the Hinder Stars Series
  • 5 books in the Chanur Series
  • 7 books in the Alliance-Union: Company Wars Series
  • 3 books in the Age of Exploration Series
  • 2 books in the Arafel Series
  • 5 books in the Heroes In Hell Series
  • 1 book in the Merovingen Nights Series
  • 4 books in the Alliance-Union: Cyteen Series
  • 3 books in the Rusalka Series
  • 3 books in the The Sword of Knowledge Series
  • 22 books in the Foreigner Series
  • 2 books in the Finisterre Series
  • 5 books in the Fortress Series
  • 2 books in the The Gene Wars Series
  • 7 Standalone Novels
  • 2 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 3 Short Story Collections
  • 1 book in the Blood Of Ten Chiefs Series
  • 5 books in the Heroes in Hell Series
  • 1 book in the Thieves' World Series

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