Karl Edward Wagner

Karl Edward Wagner

Karl Edward Wagner was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States on December 4th, 1945 and passed away at the age of 48 on October 13th, 1994.

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Karl Edward Wagner Stats: The highest rated book by Karl Edward Wagner on Book Notification is Bloodstone, the 3rd novel in the Kane series.

The most read book by Karl Edward Wagner on Book Notification is Bloodstone, the 3rd novel in the Kane series. The second most read book is The Book of Kane (Kane #6).

Below is a complete list of Karl Edward Wagner books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Karl Edward Wagner is the Kane Series.

List of Bran Mak Morn Books in Publication Order

List of Echoes of Valor Books in Publication Order

List of Kane Books in Publication Order

List of The Best Horror Stories Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

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List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Author's Choice Monthly Books in Publication Order

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1989
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1989
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Heroines (By: James Patrick Kelly)
1990
4
Legacy of Fire (By: Nina Kiriki Hoffman)
1990
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1990
6
1990
7
Neon Twilight ( By: Edward Bryant)
1990
8
Tales from a Vanished Country (By: Elizabeth Lynn)
1990
9
1990
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1991
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1991
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1991
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1991
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1991
15
1992
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List of Conan (Bantam) Books in Publication Order

List of Conan (Donald M. Grant) Books in Publication Order

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1950
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1974
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1975
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1975
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1975
6
1976
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1976
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1978
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1979
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1986
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List of Little Book Books in Publication Order

List of Karl Edward Wagner Anthologies in Publication Order

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1972
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1974
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1975
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1975
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1975
6
1977
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1981
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2012
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Karl Edward Wagner: Biography

Karl Edward Wagner (Karl Edward Wagner ) was born on December 4th, 1945. Karl passed away October 13th, 1994 at 48 years old. Karl Edward Wagner was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States.

Karl Edward Wagner was the author of the Karl Edward Wagner Short Stories/Novellas series which consists of 20 novels. The Karl Edward Wagner Short Stories/Novellas series started in 1973 with the novel In the Pines. The most recently released novel in the Karl Edward Wagner Short Stories/Novellas series was Neither Brute Nor Human which was released in 2012. There are no upcoming novels for the Karl Edward Wagner Short Stories/Novellas series.

Karl Edward Wagner (Karl Edward Wagner ) also wrote the Kane series which has 9 books including Darkness Weaves and Death Angel's Shadow.

Karl Edward Wagner: Awards & Accolades

Karl Edward Wagner won the British Fantasy Award, The Karl Edward Wagner Award (Important Contribution), in 1983.

Karl Edward Wagner has won many awards including:

  • Sticks won the British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story, in 1975.
  • Two Suns Setting won the British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story, in 1977.
  • Beyond Any Measure won the World Fantasy Award, Novella, in 1983.
  • Neither Brute Nor Human won the British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story, in 1984.
  • Best New Horror won the British Fantasy Award, Best Anthology, in 1991 as well as the World Fantasy Award - Anthology in 1991.
  • Best New Horror 6 won the International Horror Guild Award, Best Anthology, in 1996.
  • Exorcisms and Ecstasies won the Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection, in 1997.

The following novels by Karl Edward Wagner were also nominated for these awards:

  • Sticks: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1975).
  • Bloodstone: British Fantasy Award, Best Horror Novel (the August Derleth Award) (1976).
  • The Fourth Seal: British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story (1976).
  • Dark Crusade: World Fantasy Award, Novel (1977).
  • Two Suns Setting: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1977).
  • Whispers: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1978).
  • The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series V: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1978).
  • Night Winds: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1979).
  • The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series VI: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1979).
  • The River of Night's Dreaming: World Fantasy Award, Novella (1982).
  • Into Whose Hands: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1984).
  • Why Not You And I?: Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection (1987). World Fantasy Award, Collection (1988).
  • The Year's Best Horror Stories XV: World Fantasy Award, Anthology (1988).
  • At First Just Ghostly: Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in Long Fiction (1989).
  • But You\'ll Never Follow Me: Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in Short Fiction (1990).
  • Walls of Fear: World Fantasy Award, Anthology (1991).
  • Did They Get You to Trade?: Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in Short Fiction (1992).
  • I've Come to Talk with You Again: British Fantasy Award, Best Short Story (1996).
  • Plan 10 from Inner Space: Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in Short Fiction (1996).

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Karl Edward Wagner are:

  1. Robin Hobb, author of the Farseer Series.
  2. Jim Butcher, author of The Dresden Files Series.
  3. Brandon Sanderson, author of the Mistborn Series.
  4. David Eddings, author of The Belgariad Series.
  5. Terry Brooks, author of the Original Shannara Series.

Karl Edward Wagner: F.A.Q

When was Karl Edward Wagner Born?

Karl Edward Wagner was born on December 4th, 1945.

When did Karl Edward Wagner die?

Karl Edward Wagner died on October 13th, 1994 at 48 years old.

Where was Karl Edward Wagner Born?

Karl Edward Wagner was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States.

What awards has Karl Edward Wagner won?

Karl Edward Wagner has won the following awards: The Karl Edward Wagner Award (Important Contribution) at the British Fantasy Award (1983).

What book awards has Karl Edward Wagner won?

Sticks: British Fantasy Award Best Short Story (1975).
Two Suns Setting: British Fantasy Award Best Short Story (1977).
Beyond Any Measure: World Fantasy Award Novella (1983).
Neither Brute Nor Human: British Fantasy Award Best Short Story (1984).
Best New Horror: British Fantasy Award Best Anthology (1991), World Fantasy Award Anthology (1991).
Best New Horror 6: International Horror Guild Award Best Anthology (1996).
Exorcisms and Ecstasies: Bram Stoker Awards Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection (1997).

What was the first book Karl Edward Wagner wrote?

The first novel written by Karl Edward Wagner was The Hour of the Dragon / Conan the Conquerer, published in 1950.

What was the most recent book Karl Edward Wagner wrote?

His most recently released work was A Little Ochre Book of Occult Stories (a short story) on October 16th, 2020.

How many books has Karl Edward Wagner written?

Karl Edward Wagner has written 46 books across 16 series.
  • 2 books in the Bran Mak Morn Series
  • 3 books in the Echoes of Valor Series
  • 9 books in the Kane Series
  • 2 books in The Best Horror Stories Series
  • 2 Standalone Novels
  • 20 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 3 Short Story Collections
  • 1 Collections
  • 1 book in the Author's Choice Monthly Series
  • 1 book in the Conan (Bantam) Series
  • 1 book in the Conan (Donald M. Grant) Series
  • 1 book in the Little Book Series

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