Sherrilyn Kenyon

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Sherrilyn Kenyon
Born1965
Columbus, Georgia, USA
Pen nameKinley MacGregor
OccupationNovelist
NationalityAmerican
Period1994 - present
GenresUrban Fantasy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Paranormal, Suspense

www.sherrilynkenyon.com
 
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Sherrilyn Kenyon
Born1965
Columbus, Georgia, USA
Pen nameKinley MacGregor
OccupationNovelist
NationalityAmerican
Period1994 - present
GenresUrban Fantasy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Paranormal, Suspense

www.sherrilynkenyon.com

Sherrilyn Kenyon (born in 1965 in Columbus, Georgia, USA) is a bestselling US writer. Under her own name she writes urban fantasy, and is best known for her Dark Hunter series. Under the pseudonym Kinley MacGregor she wrote historicals also with paranormal elements.[1] Kenyon's novels have an "international following"[2] with over 30 million copies in print in over 100 countries.[3] Under both names, her books have appeared at the top of the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, and USA Today lists, and they are frequent bestsellers in Germany, Australia, and the United Kingdom.

Early life[edit]

Sherrilyn Kenyon was born in Columbus, Georgia.[4]

Bibliography[edit]

Novels and short stories may be listed repeatedly because many of her series share the same fictional universe.

Written as Sherrilyn Kenyon[edit]

The Dark-Hunter, Dream-Hunter, Were-Hunter and Hellchaser Universe[edit]

Dark-Hunter series[edit]

The Dark-Hunters are immortal warriors pledged to the Greek goddess Artemis and dedicated to defending mankind against Daimons (vampires) and other assorted enemies including a couple of rogue gods and goddesses.

Novels[edit]
  1. Fantasy Lover, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2002) (ISBN13: 978-0-31297-997-3)
  2. Night Pleasures, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2002, reprinted by St. Martin's Press, 2009) (Paperback ISBN 0-312-97998-3, Hardcover ISBN 0-312-59355-4)
  3. Night Embrace, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2003, reprinted by St. Martin's Press, 2010) (Paperback ISBN 0-312-98482-0, Hardcover ISBN 0-312-65383-2)
  4. Dance with the Devil, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2003, reprinted by St. Martin's Press, 2012 ) (Paperback ISBN 0-31298-483-9, Special Edition Hardcover ISBN 1-25000-913-8)
  5. Kiss of the Night, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2004) (ISBN 0-31299-241-6)
  6. Night Play, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2004) (ISBN 0-31299-242-4)
  7. Seize the Night, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2005) (ISBN 0-31299-243-2)
  8. Sins of the Night, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2005) (ISBN 0-31293-432-7)
  9. Unleash the Night, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2005) (ISBN 0-31293-433-5)
  10. Dark Side of the Moon (St. Martin's Press, 2006, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2007)(Hardcover ISBN 0-312-35743-5, Paperback ISBN 0-312-93434-3)
  11. Dream-Hunter (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2007) (ISBN 0-31293-881-0)
  12. Devil May Cry (St. Martin's Press, 2007, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2008) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-36950-6, Paperback ISBN 0-312-94686-4)
  13. Upon the Midnight Clear (St. Martin's Paperback, 2007) (ISBN 0-31294-705-4)
  14. Dream Chaser (St. Martin's Paperback, 2008) (ISBN 0-31293-882-9)
  15. Acheron (St. Martin's Press, 2008, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2009) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-36215-3, Paperback ISBN 0-312-94941-3)
  16. One Silent Night (St. Martin's Press, 2008) (ISBN 0-31294-706-2)
  17. Dream Warrior (St. Martin's Press, 2009) (ISBN 0-31293-883-7)
  18. Bad Moon Rising (St. Martin's Press, 2009, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2010) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-36949-2, Paperback ISBN 0-312-93436-X)
  19. No Mercy (St. Martin's Press, 2010, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2011) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-54656-4, Paperback ISBN 0-312-53792-1)
  20. Retribution (St. Martin's Press, Aug 2, 2011, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, Mar 27, 2012) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-54659-9, Paperback ISBN 0-312-54660-2)
  21. The Guardian (St. Martin's Paperbacks, Nov 01, 2011) (ISBN 0-31255-005-7)
  22. Time Untime (St. Martin's Press, Aug 7, 2012) (ISBN 0-31254-661-0)
  23. Styxx (St. Martin's Press, Aug 6, 2013)[5]
  24. Son of No One (Sept 2, 2014)[6]
Audio Books[edit]
Supplements[edit]
Short Stories[edit]
Manga[edit]
  1. The Dark Hunter: Vol. 1 (St. Martin's Griffin, July 7, 2009) (ISBN 0-31237-687-1)
  2. The Dark Hunter: Vol. 2 (St. Martin's Griffin, March 2, 2010) (ISBN 0-31255-400-1)
  3. The Dark Hunter: Vol. 3 (St. martin's Griffin, September 28, 2010) (ISBN 0-31237-688-X)
  4. The Dark Hunter: Vol. 4 (St. martin's Griffin, March 1, 2011) (ISBN 0-31255-401-X)
Omnibuses and Boxed Sets[edit]
Dream-Hunter series[edit]
  1. The Dream-Hunter (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2007) (ISBN 0-31293-881-0)
  2. Upon the Midnight Clear (St. Martin's Paperback, 2007) (ISBN 0-31294-705-4)
  3. Dream Chaser (St. Martin's Paperback, 2008) (ISBN 0-31293-882-9)
  4. Dream Warrior (St. Martin's Press, 2009) (ISBN 0-31293-883-7)
  5. The Guardian (St. Martin's Paperbacks, Nov 01, 2011) (ISBN 0-31255-005-7)
Were-Hunter Series[edit]
Novels[edit]
  1. Dance with the Devil, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2003, reprinted by St. Martin's Press, 2012 ) (Paperback ISBN 0-31298-483-9, Special Edition Hardcover ISBN 1-25000-913-8)
  2. Night Play, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2004) (ISBN 0-31299-242-4)
  3. Unleash the Night, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2005) (ISBN 0-31293-433-5)
  4. Dark Side of the Moon (St. Martin's Press, 2006, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2007)(Hardcover ISBN 0-312-35743-5, Paperback ISBN 0-312-93434-3)
  5. Bad Moon Rising (St. Martin's Press, 2009, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2010) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-36949-2, Paperback ISBN 0-312-93436-X)
  6. No Mercy (St. Martin's Press, 2010, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2011) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-54656-4, Paperback ISBN 0-312-53792-1)
  7. Retribution (St. Martin's Press, Aug 2, 2011, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, Mar 27, 2012) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-54659-9, Paperback ISBN 0-312-54660-2)
  8. The Guardian (St. Martin's Paperbacks, Nov 01, 2011) (ISBN 0-31255-005-7)
  9. Time Untime (St. Martin's Press, Aug 7, 2012) (ISBN 0-31254-661-0)
Short Story[edit]
Hellchaser Series[edit]
Novels[edit]
  1. Bad Moon Rising (St. Martin's Press, 2009, reprinted by St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2010) (Hardcover ISBN 0-312-36949-2, Paperback ISBN 0-312-93436-X)
  2. The Guardian (St. Martin's Paperbacks, Nov 01, 2011) (ISBN 0-31255-005-7)
  3. Time Untime (St. Martin's Press, Aug 7, 2012) (ISBN 0-31254-661-0)
Short Story[edit]
The Chronicles Of Nick Series[edit]

A Young Adult (YA) series

  1. Infinity (St. Martin's Press, 2010) (ISBN 0-31259-907-2)
  2. Invincible (St. Martin's Griffin, 2011) (ISBN 0-31259-906-4)
  3. Infamous (St. Martin's Griffin, Mar 13, 2012) (ISBN 1-25000-282-6)
  4. Inferno (St. Martin's Griffin, April 9, 2013)
  5. Illusion (St. Martin's Griffin, March 15, 2014)
Other Omnibus[edit]
Other Short Stories[edit]
Other Novel[edit]

B.A.D. (Bureau of American Defense) Agency Series[edit]

Novels[edit]
  1. Bad Attitude, (Pocket Books, June 27, 2006) (Hardcover ISBN 1-4165-0356-0, Paperback ISBN 1-4165-2029-5)
  2. Phantom in the Night, co-author Dianna Love (Pocket Star Books, June 10, 2008) (ISBN 1-41650-357-9)
  3. Whispered Lies, co-author Dianna Love (Pocket Books, May 12, 2009) (ISBN 1-41659-742-5)
  4. Silent Truth, co-author Dianna Love (Pocket Books, April 20, 2010) (ISBN 1-41659-745-X)
Short Stories[edit]
Omnibuses[edit]

The League Series[edit]

Novels[edit]
  1. Born of Night (St. Martin's Press, Oct 2009) (ISBN 0-31294-230-3)
  2. Born of Fire (St. Martin's Press, Nov 2009) (ISBN 0-31294-231-1)
  3. Born of Ice (St. Martin's Press, Dec 2009) (ISBN 0-31294-232-X)
  4. Born of Shadows[12] (Grand Central Publishing, 2011) (ISBN 0-44657-325-6 )
  5. Born of Silence (Grand Central Publishing, May 1, 2012) (ISBN 0-44657-331-0)
  6. Cloak & Silence (April 1, 2013)[13]
  7. Born of Fury (2014?)[14]
Short Story[edit]

Belador[edit]

Novels[edit]

This series is co-authored with Dianna Love.

  1. Blood Trinity (Pocket Books, Oct, 2010) (ISBN 1-43915-582-8)
  2. Alterant (Pocket Books, Sept, 2011) (ISBN 1-43919-524-2)
  3. The Curse (Pocket Books, Sept, 2012)
  4. Rise of the Gryphon (Pocket Books, July, 2013)
Short Story[edit]
  1. Fire Bound, free e-short story[15] (Pocket After Dark, 2011)

Nevermore series[edit]

  1. Alpha (2013)
  2. Omega (TBA)

Lords of Avalon Graphic Novels[edit]

  1. Sword of Darkness co-written by Robin Furth (Marvel) (Hardcover ISBN 0-78512-766-6, September 18, 2008)(Paperback ISBN 0-78512-767-4 ISBN, August 12, 2009)
  2. Knight of Darkness written by Robin Furth (Marvel) (Hardcover ISBN 0-78512-768-2, September 9, 2009)

Other novels and novellas[edit]

Essays[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

Written as Kinley MacGregor[edit]

Published by Avon (HarperCollins Publishers) unless noted otherwise.

The Sea Wolves Series[edit]

  1. Master of Seduction, (2000) (ISBN 0-06108-712-)
  2. A Pirate of Her Own, (2004) (ISBN 0-06108-711-4)

The MacAllisters series[edit]

Novels[edit]
  1. Master of Desire, (2001) (ISBN 0-06108-713-0)
  2. Claiming the Highlander, (2002) (ISBN 0-38081-789-6)
  3. Born in Sin, (2003) (ISBN 0-38081-790-X)
  4. Taming the Scotsman, (2003) (ISBN 0-38081-791-8)
  5. The Warrior, (2007)
Short Story[edit]
  1. Midsummer's Knight, in the anthology Where's My Hero? (2003) (ISBN 0-06050-524-9)

Brotherhood of the Sword Series[edit]

Novels[edit]

  1. Master of Desire, (2001) (ISBN 0-06108-713-0)
  2. Born in Sin, (2003) (ISBN 0-38081-790-X)
  3. A Dark Champion, (2004) (ISBN 0-06056-541-1)
  4. Return of the Warrior, (2005) (ISBN 0-06056-543-8)
  5. The Warrior, (2007) (ISBN 0-06079-667-7)
Short Story[edit]

Lords of Avalon Series[edit]

Novels[edit]
  1. Sword of Darkness, (2006)(ISBN 0-06056-544-6)
  2. Knight of Darkness, (2006) (ISBN 0-06079-662-6)
  3. Darkness Within (January 14, 2014)
Short Story[edit]
Comics[edit]
Sword of Darkness[edit]
  1. Sword of Darkness, Issue 1, Co-written by Robin Gillespie, Penciled by Tommy Ohtsuka, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, February 6, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00111, Variant Cover UPC: 5960606156-00121, Sketch Variant UPC: 5960606156-00131)
  2. Sword of Darkness, Issue 2, Co-written by Robin Furth, Penciled by Tommy Ohtsuka, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, March 5, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00211)
  3. Sword of Darkness, Issue 3, Co-written by Robin Furth, Penciled by Tommy Ohtsuka, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, April 2, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00311)
  4. Sword of Darkness, Issue 4, Written by Robin Furth, Penciled by Tommy Ohtsuka, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, May 7, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00411)
  5. Sword of Darkness, Issue 5, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Guru-eFX, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, June 4, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00511)
  6. Sword of Darkness, Issue 6, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Guru-eFX, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, July 2, 2008) (UPC: 5960606156-00611)
Knight of Darkness[edit]
  1. Knight of Darkness, Issue 1, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Jana Schirmer, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, December 3, 2008) (UPC: 5960606389-00111)
  2. Knight of Darkness, Issue 2, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Jana Schirmer, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, December 24, 2008) (UPC: 5960606389-00211)
  3. Knight of Darkness, Issue 3, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Chris Sotomayor, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, January 14, 2009) (UPC: 5960606389-00311)
  4. Knight of Darkness, Issue 4, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Chris Sotomayor, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, February 25, 2009) (UPC: 5960606389-00411)
  5. Knight of Darkness, Issue 5, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Chris Sotomayor, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, April 15, 2009) (UPC: 5960606389-00511)
  6. Knight of Darkness, Issue 6, Written by Robin Furth, Inked by Tommy Ohtsuka, Colored by Chris Sotomayor, Lettered by Bill Tortolini (Marvel, May 28, 2009) (UPC: 5960606389-00611)

Other novels and novellas[edit]

Awards[edit]

Sherrilyn Kenyon has received numerous nominations and awards both under her real name and as Kinley MacGregor.

2001 and earlier[edit]

[16]

2002[edit]

[16]

  1. Best Historical Romance - Claiming the Highlander
  2. Best Paranormal Romance (Honorable Mention) - Fantasy Lover
  3. Best Novella (Honorable Mention) - Dragonswan
  4. Best Romanctic Anthology (Honorable Mention) - Tapestry
  5. Best Medieval Romance - Claiming the Highlander
  6. Best Time Travel (Honorable Mention) - Dragonswan
  7. Best Romantic Sci-Fi Fantasy - Fantasy Lover

[16]

  1. Best Anthology - Tapestry
  2. Best New to You Author - Sherrilyn Kenyon/Kinley MacGregor
  3. Favorite Secondary Character (Male) Talon (Night Pleasures)
  4. Funniest Scene: The handcuffs scene (Night Pleasures)
  5. Best Line or Quote - "Be kind to Dragonswans, for thou art gorgeous when naked and taste good with Cool Whip." (Dragonswan)
  6. Best Medieval Historical Romance - Claiming the Highlander

2003-2004[edit]

[16]

  1. Born In Sin - Kinley MacGregor - Best Historical Romance
  2. Dance With The Devil - Sherrilyn Kenyon - Best Paranormal Romance
  3. Dance With The Devil - Sherrilyn Kenyon - Best Vampire Romance
  4. Dance With The Devil - Sherrilyn Kenyon - Best Book Cover- Artist Unknown
  5. "Phantom Lover" (Midnight Pleasures) - Sherrilyn Kenyon - Best Novella
  6. Night Embrace - Sherrilyn Kenyon- Honorable Mention Best Shapeshifter Romance
  1. Best Scottish Historical Romance - Born In Sin by Kinley MacGregor
  2. Best Paranormal Romance (time travel, futuristic, fantasy, etc.) Dance With The Devil by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  3. Best Anthology - Midnight Pleasures by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Amanda Ashley, Maggie Shayne, and Rhonda Thompson and Where's My Hero? by Lisa Kleypas, Julia Quinn, and Kinley MacGregor
  4. Best Cover - Dance With The Devil by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  5. Best Author - Sherrilyn Kenyon (Kinley MacGregor)
  6. Favorite Secondary Character (Male) - Acheron (Dark Hunter Series by Sherrilyn Kenyon)
  7. Favorite Secondary Character (Female) - Simi, the Charonte Demon (Dance With The Devil by Sherrilyn Kenyon)
  8. Funniest Scene - Sin meeting the MacAllister brothers after he marries Callie (Born In Sin by Kinley MacGregor)
  9. Best Line or Quote - "You know, Sunshine, you need to find a man like that to marry. Someone so well-hung that even after three or four kids, he’d still be wall to wall." (Night Embrace by Sherrilyn Kenyon)

2005-2006[edit]

  1. Best Historical - A Dark Champion - Kinley MacGregor
  2. Best Novella - Winter Born - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  3. Best Vampire - Seize the Night - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  4. Best Shapeshifter - Night Play - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  5. Best Couple - Vane & Bride in Night Play - Sherrilyn Kenyon
  6. Best Cover - Kiss of the Night - Sherrilyn Kenyon

2007[edit]

2010[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sherrilyn's Cyberhome". Sherrilyn Kenyon Official Website. Archived from the original on 2007-01-10. Retrieved 2007-02-09. 
  2. ^ Kenyon, Sherrilyn. "About Me". Sherrilyn Kenyon Official Website. Archived from the original on 2007-08-19. Retrieved 2007-02-09. 
  3. ^ http://us.macmillan.com/author/sherrilynkenyon%7C accessdate = 2013-08-30
  4. ^ Kenyon, Sherrilyn. "In Memoriam". Sherrilyn Kenyon Official Website. Archived from the original on 2007-02-08. Retrieved 2007-02-09. 
  5. ^ Name *. "Styxx". Sherrilyn Kenyon. Retrieved 2013-02-09. 
  6. ^ Name *. "Son of No One". Sherrilyn Kenyon. Retrieved 2013-07-18. 
  7. ^ [1][dead link]
  8. ^ Name * (2012-03-02). "Dark Bites". Sherrilyn Kenyon. Retrieved 2013-02-09. 
  9. ^ short story "A Dark-Hunter Christmas"
  10. ^ officialsanctuary.com
  11. ^ http://www.heroesandheartbreakers.com/features/series/the-guardian e-
  12. ^ Hachette Book Group. "Born of Shadows". Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  13. ^ Name *. "Cloak & Silence". Sherrilyn Kenyon. Retrieved 2013-02-09. 
  14. ^ Name *. "Born of Fury". Sherrilyn Kenyon. Retrieved 2013-02-09. 
  15. ^ http://pocketafterdark.com/_Short-story-from-Sherrilyn-Kenyon-and-Dianna-Love/blog/5105912/159176.html
  16. ^ a b c d "Writing Awards". Sherrilyn Kenyon Official Website. Archived from the original on 2006-12-29. Retrieved 2007-02-09. 
  17. ^ http://freepages.misc.rootsweb.com/~timgatewood/sf/darrell/2006_Results.xls
  18. ^ http://www.rio-reviewers.com/rae/rae2005.html
  19. ^ http://paranormalromance.org/2005pearls.php
  20. ^ "New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers". September 2007. Retrieved August 5, 2012. 
  21. ^ "New York Times Hardcover Fiction Best Sellers". October 2010. Retrieved August 5, 2012. 

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