Hearne is the author of eight novels published by Del Rey in the fantasy book series The Iron Druid Chronicles, plus the 2015 Star Wars novel Heir to the Jedi. His novel Tricked made the New York Times Best Seller list. His novel Shattered was his first work released in hardcover and was on the USA Today best sellers list.
Hearne was a high school English teacher and moved to Colorado from Arizona with his wife and daughter. He is a graduate of Northern Arizona University.
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- "USA Today Best-sellers". ABC News. July 17, 2014.