Robin McKinley is one of the most popular American authors who has written several highly acclaimed novels based on the children’s books, fantasy, and young adult genres. Some of her books have won prestigious awards such as The Hero and the Crown, which was awarded with the Newbery Medal in the category of the best American children’s book of the year. Till now, author McKinley has contributed a total of 20 books in her writing career.

Books in order of publication:

Folktales Books

Beauty(1978) 
Rose Daughter(1997) 
Spindle’s End(2000) 

Damar Books

The Blue Sword(1982) 
The Hero and the Crown(1984) 
The Door in the Hedge(1981) 

Pegasus Books

Pegasus(2010)

Standalone Novels

The Outlaws of Sherwood(1988) 
Rowan(1992) 
Deerskin(1993) 
The Stone Fey(1998) 
Sunshine(2003) 
Dragonhaven(2007) 
Chalice(2008) 
Shadows(2013) 

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

A Knot in the Grain(1994) 
Water(2002) 
Fire(2009) 
The Door in the Hedge and Other Stories(2014)