Rebecca Moesta

Biography

Rebecca Moesta (pronounced MESS-tuh) wanted to be an author since her early teens, but it wasn't until 1991 that she began writing in earnest. Her solo novels include Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Little Things (2002) and three novels in the Junior Jedi Knights series. With her husband, Kevin J. Anderson, she wrote the Crystal Doors trilogy, the movie novelization of THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN under the pseudonym "K.J. Anderson" (2003); a movie novelization of SUPERNOVA (2000); a novelization of the popular StarCraft computer game STARCRAFT: SHADOW OF THE XEL'NAGA, under the pseudonym "Gabriel Mesta" (2001); and a Star Trek graphic novel, THE GORN CRISIS (2001). The team, currently working on a Young Adult science fiction series, has also written two young adult TITAN A.E. novels, TITAN A.E.: CALE'S STORY and TITAN A.E.: AKIMA'S STORY (2000), two high-tech Star Wars Pop-up Books, and a series of fourteen young adult STAR WARS novels:

Young Jedi Knights Series
Heirs of the Force (1995)
Shadow Academy (1995)
The Lost Ones (1995)
Lightsabers (1996)
Darkest Knight (1996)
Jedi Under Siege (1996)
Shards of Alderaan (1996) Diversity Alliance (1997)
Delusions of Grandeur (1997)
Jedi Bounty (1997)
The Emperor's Plague (1997)
Return to Ord Mantell (1998)
Trouble on Cloud City (1998)
Crisis at Crystal Reef (1998)

Moesta has written several short stories, both on her own and with her husband, ghost-written a novel and co-written three science fiction and fantasy books under pseudonyms. In addition to her many fiction credits, she has had photographs, computer art, and nonfiction articles published in numerous magazines. She authored three novels in the Junior Jedi Knights series:

Junior Jedi Knights Series II
Anakin's Quest (1997)
Vader's Fortress (1997)
Kenobi's Blade (1997)

Born in Heidelberg, Germany, to American parents, and raised in Southern California, Moesta has traveled extensively in Europe. She has one son, who is in college. She is also CEO of WordFire, Inc., the company that she and Kevin J. Anderson jointly own. Moesta is currently writing a Young Adult fiction series. Her remaining time is spent serving as final reader and copyeditor on her husband's manuscripts.

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Books

Million Dollar Professionalism for the Writer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Since the 1990s, bestsellers Kevin J. Anderson and Rebecca Moesta have helped thousands and thousands of writers to develop the mindset of career professionals. Million Dollar Professionalism for the Writer presents lessons learned from the authors’ decades of experience in publishing. They offer advice on working with publishers, editors, booksellers, and fellow authors, and ...
Star Challengers Trilogy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,400. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After an exhilarating field trip at the local Challenger Center, JJ Wren and her friends are hand picked by the mysterious Commander Zota to become Star Challengers—sent into the future on special adventures to a moonbase, a space station, and the asteroids. Their mission is to learn high-tech skills . . . and save the human race from an imminent alien invasion!
Star Challengers: Asteroid Crisis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It’s just supposed to be an educational field trip to the Challenger Learning Center, but JJ Wren and her friends find themselves transported into the future, to a time when the human race is besieged by deadly alien invaders. The evil Kylarn have shifted the orbits of three asteroids, sending them on a collision course with Earth!
Star Challengers: Space Station Crisis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Star Challengers, a group of talented young people bound together by a common interest in the space program, return to the Challenger Center. Mysterious Commander Zota again sends them into the future, and this time they will work aboard the International Space Station Complex. They will live without gravity, orbiting high above the Earth—and defend humanity against a ruthless alien invasion!
Star Challengers: Moonbase Crisis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After an exhilarating space simulation field trip at the local Challenger Center, four talented students are hand picked by the mysterious Commander Zota for a special adventure—to travel to the future and a real moonbase in trouble, where these new “Star Challengers” will learn skills to save the human race! June Scobee Rodgers Presents Star Challengers Book 1: Moonbase Crisis
Crystal Doors Sky Realm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,840. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The thrilling conclusion to the Crystal Doors trilogy finds cousins Gwen and Vic and their three friends forging the magical Ring of Might and defending all the worlds beyond the crystal doors in their final battle against the dark sage, Azric. They take to the skies for the climactic showdown with the evil wizard and all of his dark forces.
Crystal Doors Ocean Realm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gwen and Vic are still learning magic and science on the island of Elantya when they learn that Vic's father has finally made it through the crystal doors to Elantya. But their excitement is short-lived when they and their friends are kidnapped by their underwater enemies and taken beneath the sea. I
Crystal Doors Island Realm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fourteen-year-old cousins Gwen and Vic have lived together ever since the mysterious deaths of Gwen's parents and disappearance of Vic's mother—until Vic's scientist father accidentally transports them through a magical doorway to the island of Elantya, a wonder-filled place of magic as well as steampunk technology.
Crystal Doors Omnibus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 205,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Teenaged cousins Gwen and Vic are whisked through a dimensional crystal door to a fantastic island kingdom where they have to learn both science and magic to fight in a war against an undersea empire. They and their companions, all assembled from other worlds accessed through the network of Crystal Doors, hold the key to saving this exotic universe—and all others. Contains three complete volumes.

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