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Elizabeth Moon

Former Marine Elizabeth Moon is the author of many novels, including Victory Conditions, Command Decision, Engaging the Enemy, Marque and Reprisal, Trading in Danger, the Nebula Award winner The Speed of Dark, and Remnant Population, a Hugo Award finalist. After earning a degree in history from Rice University, Moon went on to obtain a degree in biology from the University of Texas, Austin. She lives in Florence, Texas.


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Into the Fire
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Hardcover | February 2018
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-88734-9 (1-101-88734-6)

In this new military sci-fi thriller from the Nebula Award–winning author of Cold Welcome, Admiral Kylara Vatta is back—with a vengeance.

Ky beats sabotage, betrayal, and the unforgiving elements to lead a ragtag group of crash survivors to safety on a remote arctic island. And she cheats death after uncovering secrets... Read more

Cold Welcome
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | November 2017
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-1-101-88733-2 (1-101-88733-8)

Nebula Award–winning author Elizabeth Moon makes a triumphant return to science fiction with a thrilling series featuring Kylara Vatta, the daring hero of her acclaimed Vatta’s War sequence.

After nearly a decade away, Nebula Award–winning author Elizabeth Moon makes a triumphant return to science fiction with this installment in a thrilling... Read more

Crown of Renewal
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | February 2015
$8.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53311-1 (0-345-53311-9)


Acclaimed author Elizabeth Moon spins gripping, richly imagined epic fantasy novels that have earned comparisons to the work of such authors as Robin Hobb and Lois McMaster Bujold. In this volume, Moon’s brilliant masterwork reaches its triumphant conclusion.
The mysterious... Read more

Limits of Power
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | April 2014
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-53308-1 (0-345-53308-9)

Elizabeth Moon is back with the fourth adventure in her bestselling fantasy epic. Moon brilliantly weaves a colorful tapestry of action, betrayal, love, and magic set in a richly imagined world that stands alongside those of such fantasy masters as George R. R. Martin and Robin Hobb.
The unthinkable has... Read more

Echoes of Betrayal
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | April 2013
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-52418-8 (0-345-52418-7)

“This is an excellent series, and Echoes of Betrayal is particularly well done. [Elizabeth Moon] is a consistently entertaining writer, and this book lives up to her standards.”—San Jose Mercury News
All is not well in the Eight Kingdoms. In Lyonya, King Kieri is about to celebrate marriage to his... Read more

Kings of the North
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2012
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-52417-1 (0-345-52417-9)

Peace and order have been restored to the kingdoms of Tsaia and Lyonya, thanks to the crowning of Mikeli of Tsaia and the half-elven mercenary Kieri Phelan as their respective kings. But trouble is brewing. Mikeli cannot rule safely as long as the few remaining Verrakaien magelords are...

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Oath of Fealty
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | March 2011
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-52416-4 (0-345-52416-0)

For the first time in nearly twenty years, Elizabeth Moon returns to the thrilling realm of her superb Deed of Paksenarrion trilogy.
Thanks to Paks’s courage, the long-vanished heir to the half-elven kingdom of Lyonya has been revealed as Kieri Phelan, a formidable mercenary who earned a title—and enemies—in the... Read more

Victory Conditions
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2009
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-49162-6 (0-345-49162-9)

Elizabeth Moon’s thrilling Vatta’s War series, featuring the no-holds-barred space-faring heroine Kylara Vatta, has secured her reputation as a master of first-rate military science fiction. Now Commander Vatta is back–locked and loaded and ready to win the fight against the marauding forces of ruthless space pirate Gammis Turek.

For Ky, it’s not... Read more

Command Decision
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2008
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-49160-2 (0-345-49160-2)

With the Vatta’s War series, award-winning author Elizabeth Moon has claimed a place alongside such preeminent writers of military science fiction as David Weber and Lois McMaster Bujold. Now Moon is back–and so is her butt-kicking, take-no-prisoners heroine, Kylara Vatta. Once the black-sheep scion of a prosperous merchant family, Kylara now... Read more

Engaging the Enemy
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | January 2007
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-44757-9 (0-345-44757-3)

For fans of fast-paced adventure and compelling characters, the military science fiction of Nebula Award—winning author Elizabeth Moon is the perfect choice.

The brilliantly unorthodox Kylara Vatta, black-sheep scion of Vatta Transport Ltd., one of the galaxy’s wealthiest merchant houses, is a heroine like no other, blessed with a killer instinct... Read more

Marque and Reprisal
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | August 2005
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-44759-3 (0-345-44759-X)

Kylara Vatta, risk-taking, rule-breaking, can-do heroine of Trading in Danger, is back in business–the kind that’s anything but usual–in the new military science fiction adventure by ace action storyteller Elizabeth Moon.

The exciting military career she hoped for never got off the ground–but Ky Vatta ended up seeing plenty of combat when... Read more

Trading in Danger
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Paperback | August 2004
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-44761-6 (0-345-44761-1)

"Filled with fast-paced action and well-conceived characters.”—Booklist

Kylara Vatta is the only daughter in a family full of sons, and her father’s only child to buck tradition by choosing a military career instead of joining the family business. For Ky, it’s no contest: Even running the prestigious Vatta Transport Ltd. shipping concern... Read more

The Speed of Dark
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | March 2004
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-44754-8 (0-345-44754-9)

Tenth anniversary edition • With a new Introduction by the author

In the near future, disease will be a condition of the past. Most genetic defects will be removed at birth; the remaining during infancy. Lou Arrendale, a high-functioning autistic adult, is a member of the lost generation, born at the wrong... Read more

Remnant Population
Written by Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | September 2003
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-46219-0 (0-345-46219-X)

For forty years, Colony 3245.12 has been Ofelia’s home. On this planet far away in space and time from the world of her youth, she has lived and loved, weathered the death of her husband, raised her one surviving child, lovingly tended her garden, and grown placidly old. And it is... Read more