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Jim Butcher


USA flag (b.1971)
Father of James J Butcher

Jim Butcher is a bestselling author and martial arts enthusiast. His resume includes a long list of skills rendered obsolete at least 200 years ago, and he turned to writing because anything else probably would have driven him insane. He lives with his family in Independence, Missouri.
 

Genres: Urban Fantasy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
 
New and upcoming books
November 2023

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The Olympian Affair
(Cinder Spires, book 2)
Series
Dresden Files
   1. Storm Front (2000)
   2. Fool Moon (2001)
   3. Grave Peril (2001)
   4. Summer Knight (2002)
   5. Death Masks (2003)
   6. Blood Rites (2004)
   7. Dead Beat (2005)
   8. Proven Guilty (2006)
   9. White Night (2007)
   10. Small Favor (2008)

     aka Small Favour

   10.5. Backup (2008)
   11. Turn Coat (2009)
11.9. Bigfoot on Campus (2012) (in Hex Appeal)
   12. Changes (2010)
   13. Ghost Story (2011)
   14. Cold Days (2012)
   15. Skin Game (2014)
   16. Peace Talks (2020)
   17. Battle Ground (2020)
   17.5. The Law (2022)
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Codex Alera
   1. Furies of Calderon (2004)
   2. Academ's Fury (2005)
   3. Cursor's Fury (2006)
   4. Captain's Fury (2007)
   5. Princeps' Fury (2008)
   6. First Lord's Fury (2008)
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Cinder Spires
   1. The Aeronaut's Windlass (2015)
   1.5. Warriorborn (2023)
   2. The Olympian Affair (2023)
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Collections
   Mean Streets (2009) (with others)
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Anthologies edited
   Shadowed Souls (2016) (with Kerrie L Hughes)
   Heroic Hearts (2022) (with Kerrie L Hughes)
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Series contributed to
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Jim Butcher recommends
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The First Binding (2022)
(Tales of Tremaine, book 1)
R R Virdi
"Crafted with patience, passion and, most importantly, tremendous love. Read R.R. Virdi."
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Monster Hunter Bloodlines (2021)
(Monster Hunter International, book 8)
Larry Correia
"Everything I like in fantasy."
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Forged (2020)
(Alex Verus, book 11)
Benedict Jacka
"Harry Dresden would like Alex Verus tremendously-and be a little nervous around him."

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Anthologies containing stories by Jim Butcher
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Instinct (2023)
An Animal Rescuers Anthology
edited by
L J Hachmeister

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