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Eric E. Frisch

Born: 1965 in La Crosse, Wisconsin
Pen Name: E. E. Knight

Connection to Illinois: Frisch currently resides in Oak Park, Illinois.

Biography: The author was born in La Crosse, Wisconsin and grew up in Stillwater, Minnesota. He currently resides Oak Park, Illinois.

  • Compton Crook Award for Best First Novel in Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror (2004) Darrell Award for Best Novel (2004)

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers; Children; Young adult readers

Eric E. Frisch on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Choice of the cat /
ISBN: 0451459733 OCLC: 56593133

ROC, New York : 2004.

The alien Reapers have ruled Earth for forty-five years. David Valentine is a member of the human resistance, who is now being trained as a Cat-an elite stealth warrior. His first mission is to investigate the threat of the Twisted Cross, a mysterious new force under Reaper control.

Dragon avenger /
ISBN: 0451461096 OCLC: 68693735

Roc, New York : ©2006.

Fleeing a group of slave-trading dwarves, Wistala, a young female dragon, finds herself alone after her brother sacrifices himself to save her and must overcome her grief to find others of her own kind and seek revenge.

Dragon champion /
ISBN: 0451460472 OCLC: 60590063

Roc, New York, N.Y. : ©2005.

After escaping those who killed his siblings, Young Auron, a rare, defenseless gray dragon, fears he might be the last of his breed. Armed with nothing but his claws and a boundless determination to survive, he sets off in search of his kind. But to find other dragons--or, at least, find out who's killing them off-Auron will have to search a world of mercenary elves, vicious humans, and dangers of all kinds. Finding allies in the strangest places--and himself along the way--Auron is on the trek of a lifetime.--From publisher's description.

Tale of the Thunderbolt /
ISBN: 0451460189 OCLC: 57895377

Roc/New American Library, New York : 2005.

"As the Resistance attempts to overthrow their vampiric alien masters, elite Cat force member David Valentine embarks on a terrifying journey in search of a long-lost weapon that will guarantee their victory-and the end of the Kurian Order's domination of Earth"--Publisher's web site.

The lost cult /
ISBN: 034546172x OCLC: 56212441

The way of the wolf /
ISBN: 0451459393 OCLC: 52938490

New American Library, New York : 2003.

Louisiana, 2065. A lot has changed in the 43rd year of the Kurian Order. Possessed of an unnatural hunger, the bloodthirsty Reapers have come to Earth to establish a New Order built on the harvesting of human souls. They rule the planet. And if it is night, as sure as darkness, they will come. But on this pitiless world, the indomitable spirit of man still breathes in Lieutenant David Valentine. And his mission is to win back Earth ...

Valentine's exile :
ISBN: 0451461614 OCLC: 62782107

ROC, New York : ©2006.

Revered as a hero following the first major defeat of their Kurian enemies by rebel forces, David Valentine now confronts a dangerous enemy at home when he is accused of abusing Quisling prisoners, the human pawns of the vampire aliens.

Valentine's rising /
ISBN: 0451460596 OCLC: 62471706

Roc, New York : 2005.

Returning to the Ozark Territories, freedom fighter David Valentine is shocked to find it overrun by vampiric Kurians under the command of the merciless Consul Solon. Now Valentine stakes the future of his home in a rebellion that sparks the greatest battle of his life.