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Dean Wesley Smith


USA flag (b.1950)
Husband of Kathryn Wesley

aka Sandy Schofield

Bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith has written more than eighty popular novels, both his own and tie-in projects, including Laying the Music to Rest and X-Men: The Jewels of Cyttorak. With Kristine Kathryn Rusch, he is the coauthor of The Tenth Planet trilogy and the motion picture novelization X-Men, along with more than a dozen Star Trek books and two original Men in Black novels. He has also written novels in a number of gaming universes, including Vor and the novelization for the movie Final Fantasy.

Genres: Science Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Fantasy
 
Series
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Smith's Monthly
   1. Smith's Monthly #1 (2013)
   2. Smith's Monthly #2 (2013)
   3. Smith's Monthly #3 (2013)
   4. Smith's Monthly #4 (2014)
   5. Smith's Monthly #5 (2014)
   6. Smith's Monthly #6 (2014)
   7. Smith's Monthly #7 (2014)
   8. Smith's Monthly #8 (2014)
   9. Smith's Monthly #9 (2014)
   10. Smith's Monthly #10 (2014)
   11. Smith's Monthly #11 (2014)
   12. Smith's Monthly #12 (2014)
   13. Smith's Monthly #13 (2014)
   14. Smith's Monthly #14 (2014)
   15. Smith's Monthly #15 (2015)
   16. Smith's Monthly #16 (2015)
   17. Smith's Monthly #17 (2015)
   18. Smith's Monthly #18 (2015)
   19. Smith's Monthly #19 (2015)
   20. Smith's Monthly #20 (2015)
   21. Smith's Monthly #21 (2015)
   22. Smith's Monthly #22 (2015)
   23. Smith's Monthly #23 (2015)
   24. Smith's Monthly #24 (2015)
   25. Smith's Monthly #25 (2015)
   26. Smith's Monthly #26 (2016)
   27. Smith's Monthly #27 (2016)
   28. Smith's Monthly #28 (2016)
   29. Smith's Monthly #29 (2016)
   30. Smith's Monthly #30 (2016)
   31. Smith's Monthly #31 (2016)
   32. Smith's Monthly #32 (2016)
   33. Smith's Monthly #33 (2016)
   34. Smith's Monthly #34 (2016)
   35. Smith's Monthly #35 (2016)
   36. Smith's Monthly #36 (2016)
   37. Smith's Monthly #37 (2017)
   38. Smith's Monthly #38 (2017)
   39. Smith's Monthly #39 (2017)
   40. Smith's Monthly #40 (2017)
   41. Smith's Monthly #41 (2017)
   42. Smith's Monthly #42 (2017)
   43. Smith's Monthly #43 (2017)
   44. Smith's Monthly #44 (2017)
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Cold Poker Gang
   1. Kill Game (2014)
   2. Cold Call (2015)
   3. Calling Dead (2015)
   4. Bad Beat (2016)
   5. Dead Hand (2016)
   6. Freezeout (2016)
   7. Ace High (2017)
   8. Burn Card (2017)
   9. Heads Up (2019)
   10. Ring Game (2020)
   A Bad Day for the Dream (2016)
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Thunder Mountain
   1. Thunder Mountain (2014)
   2. Monumental Summit (2014)
   3. Avalanche Creek (2014)
   4. The Edwards Mansion (2015)
   5. Lake Roosevelt (2015)
   6. Warm Springs (2015)
   7. Melody Ridge (2015)
   8. Grapevine Springs (2016)
     aka The Problem of Grapevine Springs
   9. Idanha Hotel (2016)
   10. The Taft Ranch (2016)
   11. Tombstone Canyon (2017)
   12. Dry Creek Crossing (2017)
   The Cavern (2016)
   The House at Thunder Rock (2017)
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Novels
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Omnibus
   WMG Starter Bundle Science Fiction (2017) (with Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
   Gumshoes Redux (2018) (with Karen L Abrahamson, Kevin J Anderson, Russ Crossley, Marcelle Dube, Alison Naomi Holt, Michael Jasper, Robert T Jeschonek, Michael Kowal, Eugene Lloyd MacRae, Sherry D Ramsey, Rita Schulz, Rebecca M Senese and Harvey Stanbrough)
   Romantic Firsts (2020) (with Robin Brande, M L Buchman, Rebecca J Clark, Kathryn Kaleigh and Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
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Collections
   Five From the Jukebox (2011)
   Five From the Aliens (2011)
   Five Weird Crimes (2011)
   Love and the Proper Fantasy (2011)
   When Ghosts Have Stories (2011)
   Five From The Felt (2011)
   Five From the End of the World (2011)
   The First Tee Panic (2014)
   Stories from July (2015)
   Very Merry Christmas Bundle (2016) (with Ron Collins, Dayle A Dermatis, Diana Deverell, Robert T Jeschonek, Mindy Klasky, Anthea Lawson, Mark Leslie, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Rebecca M Senese)
   Dead To Me (2017)
   The Case of Pilgrim Hugh (2017)
   Through the Jukebox (2017)
   Guns of the West (2017) (with Misty M Beller, Thea Hutcheson, Robert T Jeschonek, Joseph Robert Lewis, Debbie Mumford and Harvey Stanbrough)
   Sunset With Her (2017) (with T Thorn Coyle, Leah R Cutter, Andrea Dale, Dayle Dermatis, Anne Hagan, Robert T Jeschonek, Rei Rosenquist, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and S R Silcox)
   Ghosts Phantoms Wraiths (2017) (with Karen L Abrahamson, Kevin J Anderson, Megan Crewe, Russ Crossley, Leah R Cutter, David H Hendrickson, Deb Logan, Rebecca M Senese and Steve Vernon)
   Time Marches On (2017) (with Kevin J Anderson, M L Buchman, Russ Crossley, Dayle A Dermatis, Debbie Mumford, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rita Schulz, Nic Tatano and Blaze Ward)
   Another Time Another Place (2017) (with Charles Eugene Anderson, Kevin J Anderson, Russ Crossley, Marcelle Dube, Robert Jeshonek, Deb Logan, Rita Schulz, Harvey Stanbrough and Leslie Claire Walker)
   Thrilling Wonder Adventure Stories (2017) (with Charles Eugene Anderson, Dawn Blair, M L Buchman, Russ Crossley, Marcelle Dube, Robert T Jeschonek, Stefon Mears, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Rita Schulz)
   Very Mysterious Christmas Bundle (2017) (with Lauryn Christopher, Russ Crossley, Jamie Ferguson, Robert T Jeschonek, DeAnna Knippling, Annie Reed, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rebecca M Senese and Lousa Swann)
   Alien Vibrations (2017)
   Christmas Tales (2017) (with M L Buchman, Bonnie Elizabeth, Dara Girard, Susan J Kroupa, Karen L McKee, Annie Reed, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Leigh Saunders)
   Santa Claus Files (2017) (with Kevin J Anderson, M L Buchman, Russ Crossley, Jamie Ferguson, Robert T Jeschonek, Karen L McKee, Annie Reed, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rebecca M Senese and Rita Shulz)
   Weird Fantastic Detective Stories (2018) (with J D Brink, Russ Crossley, Michael Warren Lucas, Sherry D Ramsey, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rita Schulz, Rebecca M Senese and Blaze Ward)
   Nightly Bites Volume 2 (2018) (with Ezekiel James Boston, A L Butcher, Russ Crossley, David DeLee, Olivette Devaux, Felicia Fredlund, David Miller, Joleene Naylor, Kate Pavelle, Rebecca M Senese and Barbara G Tarn)
   The UFO Bundle (2018) (with Rebecca S W Bates, Russ Crossley, Robert T Jeschonek, DeAnna Knippling, Meyari McFarland, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rita Schulz, Lesley L Smith and Gerald M Weinberg)
   Sci-Fi Stories - Starships (2018) (with Jason Adams, Ezekiel James Boston, Russ Crossley, Fulvio Gatti, Meyari McFarland, Douglas Smith, Lesley L Smith, Barbara G Tarn and Gerald Weinberg)
   Weird Wild West: A Bundle Of Weird Western Tales (2019) (with Diana Benedict, Jamie Ferguson, Thea Hutcheson, Robert T Jeschonek, Michael Kingswood, Rebecca M Senese and Steve Vernon)
   Shadows and Heartstrings (2020) (with M L Buchman, Dayle A Dermatis, Kathryn Kaleigh, Debbie Mumford and Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
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Novellas
   The Call of the Track Ahead (2009)
   Playing in the Street (2009)
   Dinner on a Flying Saucer (2009)
   Between Showers (2010)
   Clicking Sticks (2010)
   Cold Comfort (2010)
   Growing Pains of the Dead (2010)
   In Search of the Perfect Orgasm (2010)
   Jukebox Gifts (2010)
   The Keeper of the Morals (2010)
   The Last Burp of a Very Good Women (2010)
   Peter the Hermit (2010)
   Santa's Snack (2010)
   A Vanilla Three-Way with a Cherry (2010)
   Last Man Out (2010)
   Tumbling Down the Nighttime (2010)
   Cutting Down Fred (2010)
   Sprinkle on a Memory (2010)
   Cheerleader Revelation (2011)
   The Wages of the Moment (2011)
   Call Me Unfixable (2012)
   The Ghost of the Garden Lounge (2012)
   Our Slaying Song Tonight (2012)
   Husband Dummies (2012)
   The Yellow of the Flickering Past (2012)
   In the Shade of the Slowboat Man (2013)
   The Last Burp of a Very Good Woman (2013)
   The Gift of a Dream (2013)
   The Life and Death of Fortune Cookie Tyrant (2013)
   Standing in Line at the Intersection (2013)
   The Tragic Tale of a Man in a Duster (2013)
   Dead Post Bumper (2013)
   A Life in Whoopees (2013)
   Me and Beans and Great Big Melons (2013)
   Mom's Paradox (2013)
   Nostalgia 101 (2013)
   A Time to Dream (2013)
   The Road Back (2013)
   Best Eaten on a Slow Tuesday (2016)
   For the Delusion That Waited (2016)
   The Great Alien Vibration (2016)
   Here to Stay on the Edge (2016)
   Something Wasted On (2016)
   The Stone Slept Here (2016)
   To Remember a Single Minute (2016)
   The Face in the Fullness of Time (2016)
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Series contributed to
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Spider-Man
   Carnage in New York (1995) (with David Michelinie)
   Goblin's Revenge (1996)
   Emerald Mystery (2000)
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Star Trek : Strange New Worlds
   1. Strange New Worlds I (1998) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   2. Strange New Worlds II (1999) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   3. Strange New Worlds III (2000) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   4. Strange New Worlds IV (2001) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   5. Strange New Worlds V (2000) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   6. Strange New Worlds VI (2003) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   7. Strange New Worlds VII (2004) (with Paula M Block and John J Ordover)
   8. Strange New Worlds VIII (2005) (with Paula M Block and Elisa J Kassin)
   9. Strange New Worlds IX (2006) (with Paula M Block and Elisa J Kassin)
   10. Strange New Worlds X (2007) (with Paula M Block)
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Uncollected Anthology
   5. The Library of Atlantis (2015)
   5. Magical Libraries (2017) (with Dayle A Dermatis, Michele Lang, Annie Reed, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and Leslie Claire Walker)
   Uncollected Anthology: Year 2 (2017) (with Ron Collins, Leah R Cutter, Dayle A Dermatis, Michele Lang, Annie Reed, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rebecca M Senese, Anthea Sharp and Leslie Claire Walker)
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Anthology series
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Anthologies edited
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Non fiction
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Anthologies containing stories by Dean Wesley Smith
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Short stories
Flawless Execution (1984)
Our Last Dance (1985)
Mists (1992) (with Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
A Bubble for a Minute (1993)
Model Lover (1993) (with Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
Nevermore [short story] (1993) (with David Bischoff)
Another Damn Deal (1994)
In Search of the Perfect Orgasm or Doing It with a Big Lizard Can Be Fun (1994)
Last Man Out [short story] (1995)
A Parker House Roll (1995)
Tumbling Down the Nighttime [short story] (1995)
Two Roads, No Choices (1995)
In the Shade of the Slowboat Man (1996)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Ambassador to the Promised Land (1997)
As the Robot Rubs (1998)
The Song of a Gift Horse (1998)
The Life And Death of a Sleepwalker (1999)
A Time to Dream (2000)


Awards
Bram Stoker Best First Novel nominee (1990) : Laying The Music To Rest
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1997) : In the Shade of the Slowboat Man