List of Star Trek: The Next Generation novels

List of Star Trek: The Next Generation novels based on the American science fiction television series of the same name. The book line is published by Simon & Schuster's imprints Pocket Books, Pocket Star, Atria, and Gallery.

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AuthorVarious
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
GenreScience fiction
PublisherSimon & Schuster
Published1987–present
Media type
No. of books160 (estimate)
Websitestartrekbooks.com

More recent Next Generation novels link directly with other Star Trek book lines and series, such as: Titan (2005–2017), Destiny (2008), Typhon Pact (2010–2012), and The Fall (2013–14).

Key:
All novels published as paperback editions, except where indicated.
Hardcover first edition.
^
Children's or young adult book.
Published as an ebook exclusive.
º
Included in omnibus or anthology.
Teal
Book line or flagship series name.
Navy
Miniseries name.
Pink
Crossover series name.
ed.
Omnibus or anthology editor(s).
et al.
Multiple authors, see note.

NovelizationsEdit

Episode novelizationsEdit

Based on select episodes of the television series:

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Encounter at Farpoint David Gerrold September 1987 0-671-65241-9
Unification Jeri Taylor December 1991 0-671-77056-X
Relics Michael Jan Friedman November 1992 0-671-86476-9
Descent Diane Carey October 1993 0-671-88267-8
All Good Things... Michael Jan Friedman June 1994 0-671-71898-3

Film novelizationsEdit

Based on the Next Generation film series:

Title † Author Date ISBN
Generations J.M. Dillard December 1994 0-671-51742-2
Generations ^ John Vornholt 0-671-51901-8
First Contact J.M. Dillard December 1996 0-671-00316-X
First Contact ^ John Vornholt 0-671-00128-0
Insurrection J.M. Dillard December 1998 0-671-02447-7
Insurrection ^ John Vornholt 0-671-02107-9
Nemesis J.M. Dillard December 10, 2002 0-7434-5772-2
Nemesis ^ John Vornholt 0-689-85627-X

Numbered novelsEdit

Numbered paperback releases:

No. Title Author(s) Date ISBN
1 Ghost Ship Diane Carey July 1988 0-671-66579-0
2 The Peacekeepers Gene DeWeese September 1988 0-671-66929-X
3 The Children of Hamlin Carmen Carter November 1988 0-671-67319-X
4 Survivors Jean Lorrah January 1989 0-671-67438-2
5 Strike Zone Peter David March 1989 0-671-67940-6
6 Power Hungry Howard Weinstein May 1989 0-671-67714-4
7 Masks John Vornholt July 1989 0-671-67980-5
8 The Captains' Honor David Dvorkin and Daniel Dvorkin September 1989 0-671-68487-6
9 A Call to Darkness Michael Jan Friedman November 1989 0-671-68708-5
10 A Rock and a Hard Place Peter David January 1990 0-671-69364-6
11 Gulliver's Fugitives Keith Sharee May 1990 0-671-70130-4
12 Doomsday World Carmen Carter, et al.[a] July 1990 0-671-70237-8
13 The Eyes of the Beholders A. C. Crispin September 1990 0-671-70010-3
14 Exiles Howard Weinstein November 1990 0-671-70560-1
15 Fortune's Light Michael Jan Friedman January 1991 0-671-70836-8
16 Contamination John Vornholt March 1991 0-671-70561-X
17 Boogeymen Mel Gilden July 1991 0-671-70970-4
18 Q-in-Law Peter David October 1991 0-671-73389-3
19 Perchance to Dream Howard Weinstein December 1991 0-671-70837-6
20 Spartacus T.L. Mancour February 1992 0-671-76051-3
21 Chains of Command Bill McCay and Eloise Flood April 1992 0-671-74264-7
22 Imbalance V.E. Mitchell June 1992 0-671-77571-5
23 War Drums John Vornholt October 1992 0-671-79236-9
24 Nightshade Laurell K. Hamilton December 1992 0-671-79566-X
25 Grounded David Bischoff March 1993 0-671-79747-6
26 The Romulan Prize Simon Hawke May 1993 0-671-79746-8
27 Guises of the Mind Rebecca Neason September 1993 0-671-79831-6
28 Here There Be Dragons John Peel December 1993 0-671-86571-4
29 Sins of Commission Susan Wright April 1994 0-671-79704-2
30 Debtors' Planet W.R. Thompson May 1994 0-671-88341-0
31 Foreign Foes Dave Galanter and Greg Brodeur August 1994 0-671-88414-X
32 Requiem Michael Jan Friedman and Kevin Ryan October 1994 0-671-79567-8
33 Balance of Power Dafydd ab Hugh January 1995 0-671-52003-2
34 Blaze of Glory Simon Hawke March 1995 0-671-88045-4
35 The Romulan Stratagem Robert Greenberger May 1995 0-671-87997-9
36 Into the Nebula Gene DeWeese July 1995 0-671-89453-6
37 The Last Stand Brad Ferguson October 1995 0-671-50105-4
38 Dragon's Honor Kij Johnson and Greg Cox January 1996 0-671-50107-0
39 Rogue Saucer John Vornholt March 1996 0-671-54917-0
40 Possession J.M. Dillard and Kathleen O'Malley May 1996 0-671-86485-8
41 The Soldiers of Fear º
  (Invastion!, Book 2)
Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch July 1996 0-671-54174-9
42 Infiltrator W.R. Thompson September 1996 0-671-56831-0
43 A Fury Scorned Pamela Sargent and George Zebrowski November 1996 0-671-52703-7
44 The Death of Princes John Peel January 1997 0-671-56808-6
45 Intellivore Diane Duane April 1997 0-671-56832-9
46 To Storm Heaven Esther Friesner December 1997 0-671-56838-8
47 Q-Space º
  (The Q Continuum, Book 1)
Greg Cox August 1998 0-671-01915-5
48 Q-Zone º
  (The Q Continuum, Book 2)
0-671-01921-X
49 Q-Strike º
  (The Q Continuum, Book 3)
September 1998 0-671-01922-8
50 Dyson Sphere Charles Pellegrino and George Zebrowski April 1999 0-671-54173-0
51 Infection º
  (Double Helix, Book 1)
John Gregory Betancourt[1]:434 June 1999 0-671-03255-0
52 Vectors º
  (Double Helix, Book 2)
Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch 0-671-03256-9
53 Red Sector º
  (Double Helix, Book 3)
Diane Carey July 1999 0-671-03257-7
54 Quarantine º
  (Double Helix, Book 4)
John Vornholt 0-671-03477-4
55 Double or Nothing º
  (Double Helix, Book 5)
Peter David August 1999 0-671-03478-2
56 The First Virtue º
  (Double Helix, Book 6)
Michael Jan Friedman and Christie Golden 0-671-03258-5
57 The Forgotten War William R. Forstchen September 1999 0-671-01159-6
58 Gemworld, Book 1 John Vornholt February 2000 0-671-04270-X
59 Gemworld, Book 2 0-671-04271-8
60 Tooth and Claw Doranna Durgin January 30, 2001 0-671-04211-4
61 Diplomatic Implausibility Keith DeCandido 0-671-78554-0
62 Dead Zone
  (Maximum Warp, Book 1)
Dave Galanter and Greg Brodeur February 27, 2001 0-671-04749-3
63 Forever Dark
  (Maximum Warp, Book 2)
0-671-04757-4

Original novelsEdit

Includes hardcover and paperback releases:

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Metamorphosis Jean Lorrah March 1990 0-671-68402-7
Vendetta Peter David May 1991 0-671-74145-4
Reunion †º Michael Jan Friedman November 1991 0-671-74808-4
Imzadi †º Peter David August 1992 0-671-79197-4
The Devil's Heart Carmen Carter April 1993 0-671-79325-X
Dark Mirror Diane Duane December 1993 0-671-79377-2
Q-Squared Peter David July 1994 0-671-89152-9
Crossover Michael Jan Friedman November 1995 0-671-89677-6
Kahless Michael Jan Friedman July 1996 0-671-54779-8
Ancient Blood º
  (Day of Honor, Book 1)
Diane Carey September 1997 0-671-00238-4
Ship of the Line[b] October 1997 0-671-00924-9
The Best and the Brightest[c] Susan Wright February 1998 0-671-01549-4
Planet X[d]
  (X-Men)
Michael Jan Friedman May 1998 0-671-01916-3
Dujonian's Hoard º
  (The Captain's Table, Book 2)
Michael Jan Friedman[e] June 1998 0-671-01465-X
Behind Enemy Lines
  (The Dominion War, Book 1)
John Vornholt November 1998 0-671-02499-X
Tunnel Through the Stars
  (The Dominion War, Book 3)
December 1998 0-671-02500-7
Triangle: Imzadi II †º Peter David 0-671-02532-5
I, Q John de Lancie and Peter David September 1999 0-671-02443-4
The Valiant †º Michael Jan Friedman April 2000 0-671-77522-7
The Genesis Wave, Book 1 † John Vornholt August 29, 2000 0-7434-1180-3
The Genesis Wave, Book 2 † April 3, 2001 0-7434-1181-1
The Genesis Wave, Book 3 † January 2, 2002 0-7434-4375-6
Rogue
  (Section 31, Book 1)
Andy Mangels and Michael A. Martin May 22, 2001 0-671-77477-8
Doors into Chaos
  (Gateways, Book 3)
Robert Greenberger August 28, 2001 0-7434-1856-5
Immortal Coil Jeffrey Lang January 29, 2002 0-7434-0592-7
A Hard Rain Dean Wesley Smith February 26, 2002 0-7434-1926-X
The Battle of Betazed Charlotte Douglas and Susan Kearney April 2, 2002 0-7434-3434-X
Do Comets Dream? S. P. Somtow June 6, 2003 0-7434-6500-8
Genesis Force
  (The Genesis Wave, Book 4)
John Vornholt June 18, 2003 0-7434-6503-2
A Time to Be Born
  (A Time to…, Book 1)
John Vornholt[1]:464 January 27, 2004 0-7434-6765-5
A Time to Die
  (A Time to…, Book 2)
February 24, 2004 0-7434-6766-3
A Time to Sow
  (A Time to…, Book 3)
Dayton Ward and Kevin Dilmore March 30, 2004 0-7434-8299-9
A Time to Harvest
  (A Time to…, Book 4)
April 27, 2004 0-7434-8298-0
A Time to Love
  (A Time to…, Book 5)
Robert Greenberger May 25, 2004 0-7434-6285-8
A Time to Hate
  (A Time to…, Book 6)
June 29, 2004 0-7434-6289-0
A Time to Kill
  (A Time to…, Book 7)
David Mack July 27, 2004 0-7434-9177-7
A Time to Heal
  (A Time to…, Book 8)
August 31, 2004 0-7434-9178-5
A Time for War, a Time for Peace
  (A Time to…, Book 9)
Keith DeCandido[2] September 28, 2004 0-7434-9179-3

Young adult novelsEdit

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Starfleet Academy young adult series explores the lives of the USS Enterprise crew as Starfleet Academy cadets. The Best and the Brightest (1998), by Susan Wright, has a similar concept. Starfleet Academy (1997), a video game novelization by Diane Carey, is unrelated.

No. Title ^ Author(s) Date ISBN
1 Worf's First Adventure Peter David August 1993 0-671-87084-X
2 Line of Fire October 1993 0-671-87085-8
3 Survival December 1993 0-671-87086-6
4 Capture the Flag John Vornholt June 1994 0-671-87998-7
5 Atlantis Station V.E. Mitchell February 1995 0-671-88449-2
6 Mystery of the Missing Crew Michael Jan Friedman August 1993 0-671-50108-9
7 Secret of the Lizard People April 1995 0-671-50109-7
8 Starfall Brad and Barbara Strickland October 1995 0-671-51010-X
9 Nova Command December 1995 0-671-51009-6
10 Loyalties Patricia Barnes-Svarney April 1996 0-671-55280-5
11 Crossfire John Vornholt December 1996 0-671-55305-4
12 Breakaway Bobbi J.G. Weiss and David Cody Weiss April 1997 0-671-00226-0
13 The Haunted Starship Brad Ferguson December 1997 0-671-01432-3
14 Deceptions Bobbi J.G. Weiss and David Cody Weiss April 1998 0-671-01723-3

Omnibus editionsEdit

Omnibus editions of Next Generation novels and novellas:

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Invasion! John J. Ordover, ed.[f][3] June 1998 0-671-02185-0
Day of Honor Diane Carey, et al.[g] March 1999 0-671-02813-8
The Captain's Table L.A. Graf, et al.[h] March 2000 0-671-04052-9
What Lay Beyond
  (Gateways, Book 7)
John J. Ordover, ed.[i] October 30, 2001 0-7434-3112-X
Double Helix John Gregory Betancourt, et al.[j] October 8, 2002 0-7434-1272-9
Pantheon
  (Signature Edition)
Michael Jan Friedman September 16, 2003 0-7434-8511-4
The Q Continuum
  (Signature Edition)
Greg Cox October 7, 2003 0-7434-8508-4
Imzadi Forever
  (Signature Edition)
Peter David December 2, 2003 0-7434-8510-6
The Hand of Kahless
  (Signature Edition)
John M. Ford and Michael Jan Friedman November 16, 2004 0-7434-9659-0
Glass Empires
  (Mirror Universe)
Michael Sussman, et al.[k] February 20, 2007 978-1-4165-2459-5
Echoes and Refractions
  (Myriad Universes, Book 2)
Geoff Trowbridge, Keith DeCandido,
  and Chris Roberson
August 12, 2008 978-1-4165-7181-0

Short fictionEdit

Collections of Next Generation short fiction:

Title Editors(s) Date ISBN
Strange New Worlds Dean Wesley Smith July 1998 0-671-01446-3
Strange New Worlds II May 1999 0-671-02692-5
Strange New Worlds III May 2000 0-671-03652-1
Enterprise Logs Carol Greenburg June 2000 0-671-03579-7
Strange New Worlds IV Dean Wesley Smith May 1, 2001 0-7434-1131-5
Strange New Worlds V May 28, 2002 0-7434-3778-0
The Amazing Stories John J. Ordover August 20, 2002 0-7434-4915-0
Strange New Worlds VI Dean Wesley Smith June 17, 2003 0-7434-6753-1
Strange New Worlds VII June 29, 2004 0-7434-8780-X
Tales of the Dominion War Keith DeCandido August 3, 2004 0-7434-9171-8
Tales from the Captain's Table June 14, 2005 1-4165-0520-2
Strange New Worlds 8 Dean Wesley Smith July 19, 2005 1-4165-0345-5
Strange New Worlds 9 August 22, 2006 1-4165-2048-1
Strange New Worlds 10 July 10, 2007 978-1-4165-4438-8
The Sky's the Limit Marco Palmieri October 16, 2007 978-0-7434-9255-3
Shards and Shadows
  (Mirror Universe)
Marco Palmieri and Margaret Clark January 6, 2009 978-1-4165-5850-7
Seven Deadly Sins Margaret Clark March 16, 2010 978-1-4391-0944-1
Strange New Worlds 2016 Neil Bryant, et al.[l] October 3, 2016 978-1-5011-6158-2

Relaunch novelsEdit

Interlinked novels set after the film Nemesis (2002). A Time to… (2004) miniseries introduces settings and characters later explored in relaunch novels. Slings and Arrows (2007–08) miniseries explores events between Generations (1994) and First Contact (1996). Many novels below are linked to: Titan (2005–2017), Destiny (2008), Typhon Pact (2010–2012), and The Fall (2013–14).

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Death in Winter Michael Jan Friedman September 20, 2005 0-7434-9721-X
The Buried Age Christopher L. Bennett June 26, 2007 978-1-4165-3739-7
Resistance J.M. Dillard August 28, 2007 978-0-7434-9955-2
Q & A Keith DeCandido September 25, 2007 978-1-4165-2741-1
Before Dishonor Peter David October 30, 2007 978-1-4165-2742-8
A Sea of Troubles
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 1)
J. Steven York and Christina F. York October 1, 2007 978-1-4165-5008-2
The Oppressor's Wrong
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 2)
Phaedra M. Weldon November 7, 2007 978-1-4165-5013-6
The Insolence of Office
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 3)
William Leisner December 1, 2007 978-1-4165-5022-8
That Sleep of Death
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 4)
Terri Osborne January 14, 2008 978-1-4165-5024-2
A Weary Life
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 5)
Robert Greenberger February 1, 2008 978-1-4165-5026-6
Enterprises of Great Pitch and Moment
  (Slings and Arrows, Book 6)
Keith DeCandido March 11, 2008 978-1-4165-5027-3
Greater than the Sum Christopher L. Bennett July 29, 2008 978-1-4165-7132-2
Losing the Peace William Leisner June 30, 2009 978-1-4391-0786-7
Indistinguishable From Magic David A. McIntee March 29, 2011 978-1-4516-0615-7
The Persistence of Memory
  (Cold Equations, Book 1)
David Mack October 30, 2012 978-1-4516-5072-3
Silent Weapons
  (Cold Equations, Book 2)
November 27, 2012 978-1-4516-5073-0
The Body Electric
  (Cold Equations, Book 3)
December 26, 2012 978-1-4516-5074-7
The Stuff of Dreams James Swallow March 25, 2013 978-1-4516-9661-5
The Light Fantastic Jeffrey Lang June 24, 2014 978-1-4767-5051-4
Q Are Cordially Uninvited… Rudy Josephs October 6, 2014 978-1-4767-7882-2
Takedown John Jackson Miller January 27, 2015 978-1-4767-8271-3
Armageddon's Arrow Dayton Ward May 26, 2015 978-1-4767-8269-0
Headlong Flight January 31, 2017 978-1-5011-1131-0
Hearts and Minds May 30, 2017 978-1-5011-4731-9
Available Light April 9, 2019 978-1-9821-1327-8
Collateral Damage David Mack October 8, 2019 978-1-9821-1358-2

Related novelsEdit

The following is an incomplete list of related or linked Star Trek novels:

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Federation Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens November 1994 0-671-89422-6
The Badlands, Book 1 Susan Wright December 1999 0-671-03957-1
Dark Passions, Book 1 January 2, 2001 0-671-78785-3
Dark Passions, Book 2 0-671-78786-1
The Brave and the Bold, Book 2 Keith DeCandido November 26, 2002 0-7434-1923-5
Engines of Destiny[m] Gene DeWeese March 1, 2005 0-671-03702-1
Articles of the Federation Keith DeCandido May 24, 2005 1-4165-0015-4
Gods of Night
  (Destiny, Book 1)
David Mack September 30, 2008 978-1-4165-5171-3
Mere Mortals
  (Destiny, Book 2)
October 28, 2008 978-1-4165-5172-0
Lost Souls
  (Destiny, Book 3)
November 25, 2008 978-1-4165-5175-1
A Singular Destiny Keith DeCandido January 27, 2009 978-1-4165-9495-6
Disavowed
  (Section 31)
David Mack October 28, 2014 978-1-4767-5308-9
Hell's Heart
  (Prey, Book 1)
John Jackson Miller September 27, 2016 978-1-5011-1579-0
The Jackal's Trick
  (Prey, Book 2)
October 25, 2016 978-1-5011-1580-6
The Hall of Heroes
  (Prey, Book 3)
November 29, 2016 978-1-5011-1603-2
Control
  (Section 31)
David Mack March 28, 2017 978-1-5011-5170-5

Other worksEdit

Other fictional works based on Next Generation:

Title Author(s) Date ISBN
Star Trek: The Next Generation Technical Manual (reference) Rick Sternbach and Michael Okuda November 1991 0-671-70427-3
The Borg ^ (picture book)
  (First Contact)
Teresa Reed December 1996 0-689-80897-6
Breaking the Barrier ^ (picture book)
  (First Contact)
0-689-80898-4
First Contact: The Movie Storybook ^ (picture book) Jane B. Mason 0-689-80899-2
Warped[n] (parody reference) Mike McMahan[4] October 13, 2015 978-1-4767-7905-8

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The Next Generation: Doomsday World (1990) by Carmen Carter, Peter David, Michael Jan Friedman and Robert Greenberger.
  2. ^ Similarly named works: Ship of the Line (1997), novel by Diane Carey, and Ships of the Line (2006), reference by Michael Okuda.
  3. ^ Grouped with other Starfleet Academy novels by Memory Alpha.
  4. ^ Planet X (1998), by Michael Jan Friedman, is a crossover novel of Marvel's X-Men and The Next Generation.
  5. ^ As by Jean Luc Picard, told in his own words, as recorded by Michael Jan Friedman.
  6. ^ Invasion! (1998) by John J. Ordover, editor, with Diane Carey, Dean Wesley Smith, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, L.A. Graf, and Dafydd ab Hugh.
  7. ^ Day of Honor (1999) by Diane Carey, L.A. Graf, Michael Jan Friedman, Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch, and Diane G. Gallagher.
  8. ^ The Captain's Table (2000) by L.A. Graf, Michael Jan Friedman, Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Diane Carey, Peter David, Jerry Oltion.
  9. ^ Gateways: What Lay Beyond (2001) by John J. Ordover, editor, with Diane Carey, Peter David, Keith DeCandido, Christie Golden, Robert Greenberger, and Susan Wright.
  10. ^ Double Helix (2002) by John Gregory Betancourt, Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Diane Carey, John Vorhnolt, Peter David, and Michael Jan Friedman and Christie Golden.
  11. ^ Mirror Universe: Glass Empires (2007) by Michael Sussman, with Dayton Ward and Kevin Dilmore, David Mack, and Greg Cox.
  12. ^ Strange New Worlds 2016 (2016) by Neil Bryant, Gary Piserchio and Frank Tagader, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Chris Chaplin, Michael Turner, Nancy Debretsion, Derek Tyler Attico, Roger McCoy, John Coffren, and Kristen McQuinn.
  13. ^ Engines of Destiny (2005), by Gene DeWeese, is marketed as a The Next Generation novel by Simon & Schuster. The novel is listed as a Star Trek (or The Original Series) novel in Voyages of Imagination (2006).
  14. ^ Similarly named works: Deep Space Nine: Warped (1995), novel by K. W. Jeter, and The Next Generation: Warped (2015), parody by Mike McMahan.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ayers, Jeff (November 14, 2006). Voyages of the Imagination: The Star Trek Fiction Companion. New York: Pocket Books/Star Trek. ISBN 9781416503491.
  2. ^ "Psi Phi Star Trek Book Database: What's Old: February through June 2003". www.psiphi.org. Archived from the original on April 8, 2016. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  3. ^ Ordover, John J., ed. (June 1998). "A Word from the Editor". Invasion!. Star Trek. New York: Pocket Books. p. 937. ISBN 9780671021856.
  4. ^ "Title: Warped: An Engaging Guide to the Never-Aired 8th Season". ISFDB. Retrieved March 31, 2019.

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