Kevin Hearne

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Kevin Hearne
Born (1970-12-09) December 9, 1970 (age 46)
Arizona, United States
Occupation Novelist
Nationality American
Period 2011 – present
Genre Urban Fantasy, Science Fiction
Notable works The Iron Druid Chronicles, Star Wars: Heir to the Jedi

Kevin Hearne is an American urban fantasy novelist[1][2] born and raised in Arizona.[3]

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.[4] His novel Tricked made the New York Times Best Seller list.[5] His novel Shattered was his first work released in hardcover[6] and was on the USA Today best sellers list.[7]

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.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Fantasy author Kevin Hearne brings ‘Arizona Iron Druid Series’ to library". Glendale Star. August 24, 2011. 
  2. ^ Alden, John R. (May 11, 2011). "Kevin Hearne and Catherynne Valente excel at science fiction this spring". Cleveland Plain Dealer. 
  3. ^ "Best Local Fantasy Author Phoenix 2012 - Kevin Hearne". Phoenix New Times. 28 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "Heir to the Jedi". Random House Publishers. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "Best Sellers". New York Times. May 13, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Book review: 'Shattered (Iron Druid Chronicles)' by Kevin Hearne". The Oklahoman. 27 July 2014. 
  7. ^ "USA Today Best-sellers". ABC News. July 17, 2014. 

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