Rebecca Moesta


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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Sky Realm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2022 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Can Gwen, Vic, and their friends succeed—and survive—in the exciting conclusion to the Crystal Doors trilogy?
Ocean Realm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2021 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Gwen and Vic are still learning magic and science on the island of Elantya, when they learn that Vic’s lost father has finally made it through the crystal doors to their new world. Can they escape in time to save the magical island from destruction? Or will their enemies finally win?
Island Realm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Vic and Gwen are caught in a tempest of ancient magic, bizarre gadgets, vicious creatures, and fierce battles in a territorial feud with sea-dwelling merlons, an age-old conflict between the bright and dark sages ... and Gwen and Vic’s own mysterious roots.

Rebecca Moesta's tag cloud

action    adventure    atlantis    battle    coming of age    epic    flying carpet    genie    paranormal    quest    sorcery    steampunk    sword    young adult