Books by Barry Wolverton

THE SEA OF THE DEAD by Barry Wolverton
Released: Dec. 12, 2017

"Characters and adventures are here, as expected, but the effort to wrap it all up takes some of the wind out of this trilogy's sails. (Historical fantasy. 9-14)"
In the third installment of the Chronicles of the Black Tulip, Bren and his crew depart the landlocked Asian continent for the Arctic Ocean; and the adventure continues. Read full book review >
THE DRAGON'S GATE by Barry Wolverton
Released: Nov. 1, 2016

"Fans will wait with bated breath for the third book in the trilogy. (maps) (Historical fantasy. 9-14)"
In the sequel to The Vanishing Island (2015), 12-year-old Bren and his young companion, Mouse, struggle to reconcile their conflicting goals while staying true to their friendship. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Fast-paced and entertaining, this fine trilogy opener will keep both fantasy and historical-fiction buffs turning the pages. (maps)­ (Historical fantasy. 9-14)"
In the first book of Wolverton's fantasy trilogy, the hero embarks on a gripping high-seas adventure packed with action, magic, and folklore spanning East and West. Read full book review >
NEVERSINK by Barry Wolverton
Released: March 27, 2012

"An unexpected hero and his amusing, devoted helpers entertain and inspire. (map) (Animal fantasy. 8-12)"
When his family and colony are threatened by usurping owls and an unpredictable sea goddess, a plucky puffin learns about injustice and leadership by embarking on a perilous "spirit journey." Read full book review >