Books by Nils Johnson-Shelton

SKY KEY by James Frey
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"Opportunistic, paint-by-numbers hackwork. (Adventure. 12-16)"
Endgame continues as the Players hunt for the Sky Key. Read full book review >
THE CALLING by James Frey
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"A poor start, but future installments might be worth it. (Adventure. 12-16)"
A dangerous game begins with players from around the world competing for the future of the human race. Read full book review >
THE DRAGON KING by Nils Johnson-Shelton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 31, 2013

"A satisfying adventure and series closer. (Adventure. 8-12)"
In the conclusion to the three-volume Otherworld Chronicles, King Artie Kingfisher and his New Knights of the Round Table fight Merlin to control the fate of the world. Read full book review >
THE SEVEN SWORDS by Nils Johnson-Shelton
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 2, 2013

"Real excitement and horror await readers in this new take on classic Arthurian lore. (Fiction. 9-14)"
In the second installment of the Otherworld Chronicles trilogy, the fate of the world is at stake. Read full book review >
THE INVISIBLE TOWER by Nils Johnson-Shelton
ADVENTURE
Released: Dec. 27, 2011

"Gives new life to Arthurian legends and may just send readers back to more traditional tellings. (Adventure. 10-14)"
In his first novel for middle-grade readers, Johnson-Shelton serves up the first installment of an Arthurian trilogy starring 12-year-old video-gamer Artie Kingfisher. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 10, 2009

"A good yarn better told in Joe Pistone's Donnie Brasco(1987), as well as Alex Caine's forthcoming Befriend and Betray."
Veteran ATF agent Dobyns's account of his infiltration into the Hells Angels reveals the violence, paranoia and numbing boredom of the bikers' world. Read full book review >