Glen Cook

Glen Cook

Glen Cook is the author of dozens of novels of fantasy and science fiction, including The Black Company, The Garret Files, Instrumentalities of the Night, and the Dread Empire series. Cook was born in 1944 in New York City. He attended the Clarion Writers' Workshop in 1970, where he met his wife. He currently makes his home in St. Louis, MO.


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Edited: Darkki April 02, 2017
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The Heirs of Babylon
A Shadow of All Night Falling (The Dread Empire (main sequence) #1)8.26
October's Baby (The Dread Empire (main sequence) #2)9.00
All Darkness Met (The Dread Empire (main sequence) #3)9.00
The Swordbearer
Shadowline (The Starfishers Trilogy #1)
Starfishers (The Starfishers Trilogy #2)
Stars' End (The Starfishers Trilogy #3)
The Black Company (The Black Company #1)7.80
Shadows Linger (The Black Company #2)8.28
The Fire in His Hands (The Dread Empire (prequels) #1)9.66
Doomstalker (Darkwar Trilogy #1)9.34
Warlock (Darkwar Trilogy #2)9.34
The White Rose (The Black Company #3)8.56
A Matter of Time
With Mercy Toward None (The Dread Empire (prequels) #2)9.66
Passage at Arms
Ceremony (Darkwar Trilogy #3)9.34
Sweet Silver Blues (Garrett, P.I. #1)
Reap the East Wind (The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #1)8.00
Bitter Gold Hearts (Garrett, P.I. #2)
Cold Copper Tears (Garrett, P.I. #3)
The Dragon Never Sleeps
An Ill Fate Marshalling (The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #2)8.00
Shadow Games (The Black Company #4)9.10
The Silver Spike9.14
The Tower of Fear
Old Tin Sorrows (Garrett, P.I. #4)
Sung in Blood
Dreams of Steel (The Black Company #5)9.22
Dread Brass Shadows (Garrett, P.I. #5)
Red Iron Nights (Garrett, P.I. #6)
Deadly Quicksilver Lies (Garrett, P.I. #7)
Petty Pewter Gods (Garrett, P.I. #8)
Bleak Seasons (The Black Company #6)8.00
She Is the Darkness (The Black Company #7)8.62
Water Sleeps (The Black Company #8)9.16
Faded Steel Heat (Garrett, P.I. #9)
Soldiers Live (The Black Company #9)9.50
Angry Lead Skies (Garrett, P.I. #10)
Whispering Nickel Idols (Garrett, P.I. #11)
The Tyranny of the Night (The Instrumentalities of the Night #1)8.40
Lord of the Silent Kingdom (The Instrumentalities of the Night #2)8.40
Chronicles of the Black Company (The Black Company (omnibus editions) #1)8.92
A Cruel Wind8.34
A Fortress in Shadow8.76
Cruel Zinc Melodies (Garrett, P.I. #12)
The Books of the South (The Black Company (omnibus editions) #2)8.90
An Empire Unacquainted with Defeat
The Return of the Black Company (The Black Company (omnibus editions) #3)8.00
The Many Deaths of the Black Company (The Black Company (omnibus editions) #4)8.00
Gilded Latten Bones (Garrett, P.I. #13)
Darkwar
Surrender to the Will of the Night (The Instrumentalities of the Night #3)8.66
A Path to Coldness of Heart (The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #3)
Winter's Dreams
Wicked Bronze Ambition (Garrett, P.I. #14)
Working God's Mischief (The Instrumentalities of the Night #4)
The Starfishers Trilogy
Wrath of Kings
Port of Shadows
The Best of Glen Cook

Speculative Fiction Novels (62)


2019 | science fiction, fantasy, short stories
(The Black Company)
2018 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire)
2018 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Starfishers Trilogy)
2017 | science fiction > space opera, collection
(The Instrumentalities of the Night #4)
2014 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #14)
2013 | fantasy > urban fantasy

2012 | science fiction, fantasy, short stories
(The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #3)
2012 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Instrumentalities of the Night #3)
2010 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Darkwar Trilogy)
2010 | science fiction, fantasy, collection
(Garrett, P.I. #13)
2010 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Black Company (omnibus editions) #4)
2010 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Black Company (omnibus editions) #3)
2009 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Dread Empire)
2009 | fantasy > dark fantasy, short stories
(The Black Company (omnibus editions) #2)
2008 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(Garrett, P.I. #12)
2008 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Instrumentalities of the Night #2)
2007 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Black Company (omnibus editions) #1)
2007 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Dread Empire (main sequence))
2007 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Dread Empire (prequels))
2007 | fantasy > dark fantasy, collection
(The Instrumentalities of the Night #1)
2005 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #11)
2005 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #10)
2002 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Black Company #9)
2000 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #9)
1999 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Black Company #8)
1999 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Black Company #7)
1997 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Black Company #6)
1996 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #8)
1995 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #7)
1994 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #6)
1991 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Black Company #5)
1990 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #5)
1990 | fantasy > urban fantasy

1990 | fantasy
(The Black Company)
1989 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Black Company #4)
1989 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #4)
1989 | fantasy > urban fantasy

1989 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #3)
1988 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(Garrett, P.I. #2)
1988 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #2)
1988 | fantasy > dark fantasy

1988 | science fiction > space opera
(Garrett, P.I. #1)
1987 | fantasy > urban fantasy
(The Last Chronicle of the Dread Empire #1)
1987 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(Darkwar Trilogy #3)
1986 | science fiction, fantasy
(The Black Company #3)
1985 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Dread Empire (prequels) #2)
1985 | fantasy > dark fantasy

1985 | science fiction
(Starfishers Universe)
1985 | science fiction > military science fiction
(Darkwar Trilogy #2)
1985 | science fiction, fantasy
(Darkwar Trilogy #1)
1985 | science fiction, fantasy
(The Black Company #2)
1984 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Black Company #1)
1984 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Dread Empire (prequels) #1)
1984 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Starfishers Trilogy #3)
1982 | science fiction > space opera
(The Starfishers Trilogy #2)
1982 | science fiction > space opera
(The Starfishers Trilogy #1)
1982 | science fiction > space opera

1982 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Dread Empire (main sequence) #3)
1980 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Dread Empire (main sequence) #2)
1980 | fantasy > dark fantasy
(The Dread Empire (main sequence) #1)
1979 | fantasy > dark fantasy

1972 | science fiction