Complete Bibliography

Young Adult Novels


The Coldest Girl in Coldtown (2013)

The Darkest Part of the Forest (2015)

Folk of the Air

The Cruel Prince (2018)

The Wicked King (2019)

The Queen of Nothing (2020)

      How The King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories (2020), illus. Rovina Cai

The Curse Workers

White Cat  (2010)

Red Glove (2011)

Black Heart (2012)

The Modern Faerie Tales

Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale (2002)

Valiant: A Modern Tale of Faerie (2005)

Ironside: A Modern Faery’s Tale (2007)

Middle Grade

The Magisterium Series

The Iron Trial (2014), Black and Cassandra Clare, illus. Scott Fischer

The Copper Gauntlet (2015), Black and Cassandra Clare, illus. Scott Fischer

      The Bronze Key (2016), Black and Cassandra Clare, illus. Scott Fischer

The Silver Mask (2017), Black and Cassandra Clare, illus. Scott Fischer

The Golden Tower (2018), Black and Cassandra Clare, illus. Scott Fischer


Doll Bones (2013), illus. Eliza Wheeler
Maleficent: Heart of the Moors (2019)

The Spiderwick Chronicles

The Field Guide (2003), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

The Seeing Stone (2003), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

Lucinda’s Secret (2003), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

The Ironwood Tree (2004), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

The Wrath of Mulgarath (2004), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

Companion Books

Arthur Spiderwick’s Notebook of Fantastical Observations (2005), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

Arthur Spiderwick’s Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You (2005), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

The Spiderwick Chronicles: Care and Feeding of Sprites (2006), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles

The Nixie’s Song (2007), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

A Giant Problem (2008), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

The Wyrm King (2009), Black and Tony DiTerlizzi

Graphic Novels


Lucifer vol. 1: Cold Heaven (2016), illus. Lee Garbett

Lucifer vol. 2: Father Lucifer (2017), illus. Lee Garbett

Lucifer vol. 3: Blood in the Streets (2017), with Richard Kadrey, illus. Lee Garbett


A Flight of Angels (2011), edited, conceived and illustrated by Rebecca Guay, with Bill Willingham, Alisa Kwitney, Louise Hawes, and Todd Mitchell

The Good Neighbors

The Good Neighbors: Kin (Graphix, 2008), illus. Ted Naifeh

The Good Neighbors: Kith (2009), illus. Ted Naifeh

The Good Neighbors: Kind (2010), illus. Ted Naifeh

Anthologies (edited)

Welcome to Bordertown (2011), eds. Black and Ellen Kushner

Zombies vs. Unicorns (2010), eds. Black and Justine Larbalestier

Geektastic, Stories from the Nerd Herd (2009), eds. Black and Cecil Castellucci


The Poison Eaters and Other Stories (2010), illus. Theodor Black

Short Fiction

Anthologies featuring my work

Monstrous Affections (2014) eds. Kelly Link, Gavin J. Grant (Editor)

“Ten Rules for Being and Intergalactic Smuggler (the Successful Kind)”

My True Love Gave To Me (2014) ed. Stephanie Perkins

“Krampuslauf” (2014)

“1UP” (2015) in Press Start to Play

“Lights Out!” (2014) in 11 Doctors, 11 Stories

“Sisters before Misters” (2014) with Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan in Dark Duets

“Not for Humans” (2013) with Cassandra Clare for DFTBA Charity

“Millcara” (2013) in Rags and Bones

“Little Gods” (2012) in Under my Hat: Tales from the Cauldron

“Lot 558: Shadow of My Nephew by Wells, Charlotte” (2012) in Cabinet of Curiosities

“Everything Amiable and Obliging”(2011) in Steampunk!

“The Perfect Dinner Party” (with Cassandra Clare, 2011) in Teeth: Vampire Tales

“The Rowan Gentleman” (with Cassandra Clare, 2011) in Welcome to Bordertown

“Noble Rot” (2011) in Naked City: New Tales of Urban Fantasy

“The Arn Thompson Classification Review” (2010) in Full Moon City

“Sobek” (2010) in Wings of Fire  – nominated for a Locus Award in 2011

“The Boy Who Cried Wolf” (2009) in Troll’s Eye View: A Book of Villainous Tales

“The Coldest Girl in Coldtown” (2009) in The Eternal Kiss: 13 Vampire Tales of Blood and Desire

“A Very Short Story” (2009) in Half-Minute Horrors

“Virgin” (2008) in Magic in the Mirrorstone

“Going Ironside” (2007) in Endicott Journal of Mythic Arts

“In Vodka Veritas” (2007) in 21 Proms

“Reversal of Fortune” (2007) in The Coyote Road: Trickster Tales

“The Poison Eaters” (2007) in The Restless Dead: Ten Original Stories of the Supernatural

“Paper Cuts Scissors” (October 2007) in Realms of Fantasy

“The Coat of Stars” (2007) in So Fey: Queer Fairy Fiction

“Heartless” (2005) in Young Warriors: Stories of Strength

“The Night Market” (2004) in The Faery Reel: Tales from a Twilight Realm

“Hades and Persephone” (1997) in Prisoners of the Night


The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008), executive producer