A Complete List of Books by
Shirley Rousseau Murphy


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Joe Grey Series
Cat on the Edge (book 1)
no hc; pb, 1996; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Under Fire (book 2)
no hc; pb, 1998; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Raise the Dead (book 3)
no hc; pb, 1999; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat in the Dark (book 4)
hc, 1999; pb, 1999; eb, 2009 ;
audio, 2013
Cat to the Dogs (book 5)
hc, 2000; pb, 2000; eb, 2009;
audio, 2015
Cat Spitting Mad (book 6)
hc, 2001; pb, 2001; eb, 2009;
audio, 2015
Cat on the Money (short fiction)
eb, 2010
Cat Laughing Last (book 7)
hc, 2002; pb, 2002; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Seeing Double (book 8)
hc, 2003 ; pb, 2003 ; eb, 2003;
audio, 2013
Cat Fear No Evil (book 9)
hc, 2004; pb, 2004; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Cross Their Graves (book 10)
hc, 2005; pb, 2005; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Breaking Free (book 11)
hc, 2005; pb, 2006; eb, 2009;
audio, 2009
Cat Pay the Devil (book 12)
hc, 2007; pb, 2007; eb, 2009;
audio, 2008
Cat Deck the Halls (book 13)
hc, 2007; pb, 2008; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Playing Cupid (book 14)
hc, 2009; pb, 2009; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Striking Back (book 15)
hc, 2009; pb, 200; eb, 2009;
audio, 2013
Cat Coming Home (book 16)
hc, 2010; pb, 2011; eb, 2010;
audio, 2013
Cat Telling Tales (book 17)
hc, 2011; pb, 2011; eb, 2011;
audio, 2011
Cat Bearing Gifts (book 18)
hc, 2012; pb, 2013; eb, 2012;
audio, 2012
Cat Shout for Joy (book 19)
hc, 2016; pb, 2016; eb, 2016;
audio, 2016
Cat Shining Bright (book 20)
hc, 2017; pb, 2018; eb, 2017;
audio, 2017
Cat Chase the Moon (book 21)
hc, 2018; pb, 2019; eb, 2018


Stand-alone novel
The Catswold Portal
hc, 1992; pb, 1993 and 2005; eb, 2009


Lee Fontana Series
The Cat, the Devil, and Lee Fontana (book 1)
With Pat J. J. Murphy
hc, 2014; pb, 2014; eb, 2014
The Cat, the Devil, the Last Escape (book 2)
With Pat J. J. Murphy
hc, 2015; pb, 2015, eb, 2015


Dragonbards Series (Young Adult)
Nightpool (book 1)
hc, 1985; pb, 1987; eb, 2010
The Ivory Lyre (book 2)
hc, 1987; pb, 1988; eb, 2010
The Dragonbards (book 3)
hc, 1988; pb, 1989; eb, 2010
The Dragonbards Trilogy (omnibus)
pb, 2016; eb, 2016


World of Ere Series (Young Adult)
Formerly titled The Children of Ynell Series
The Ring of Fire (book 1)
hc, 1977; pb, 1979
The Wolf Bell (book 2)
hc, 1979; pb, 1980
The Shattered Stone (omnibus: books 1, 2)
eb, 2011
The Castle of Hape (book 3)
hc, 1980; pb, 1981
Caves of Fire and Ice (book 4)
hc, 1980; pb, 1982
The Joining of the Stone (book 5)
hc, 1981; pb, 1983
The Runestone of Eresu (omnibus, books 3, 4, 5)
eb, 2011
"The Mooncup" (short fiction)
In Anywhere, Anywhen, edited by Sylvia Engdahl
hc, 1975; eb, 2011


Children's Books (available)
The Sand Ponies
hc, 1967; pb, 2016; eb, 2016
White Ghost Summer
hc, 1967; pb, 2016; eb, 2016
Poor Jenny, Bright as a Penny
Young Adult - hc, 1974; eb titled Unsettled, 2011
Silver Woven in My Hair
hc, 1977; pb, 1991 and 2015


Children's Books (out of print)
Elmo Doolan and the Search for the Golden Mouse
hc, 1970; pb, 1982
Carlos Charles
With Pat Murphy - hc, 1971
The Grass Tower
hc, 1976
The Pig Who Could Conjure the Wind
hc, 1978
The Flight of the Fox
hc, 1978
Soonie and the Dragon
hc, 1979, pb, 1979
Mrs. Tortino's Return to the Sun
With Pat Murphy - hc, 1980
Tattie's River Journey
hc, 1983; pb, 1983
Valentine for a Dragon
hc, 1984
Medallion of the Black Hound
With Welch Suggs - hc, 1989
The Song of the Christmas Mouse
hc, 1990
Wind Child
hc, 1999


Short fiction (unrelated to a series)
"Tomcat"
In Motherhood Is Murder, by Mary Daheim and others
pb, 2003; eb, 2009
"The Noel Cat"
In Christmas Cats, edited by Shirley Rousseau Murphy
pb, 2005


Shirley Rousseau Murphy's websites:
www.srmurphy.com and www.joegrey.com