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Kate Elliott is the pen name of Alis A. Rasmussen, who was born on July 27, 1958 in Iowa. She graduated from Mills College in Oakland, California, and went on to work for the BBC in London and at Keyboard Magazine in Cupertino, California before becoming a full time writer. Her first book, The Labrynth Gate, was published in 1988. She wrote four novels under the name Alis A. Rasmussen before using the pen name Kate Elliott. Her other works include the Spiritwalker Trilogy, the Novels of Jaran series, the Crossroads Trilogy, the Crown of Stars series, and Court of Fives. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Alis A. Rasmussen originally wrote under her own name, then switched to a pen name of Kate Elliott.

King's Dragon 1,518 copies, 20 reviews
Prince of Dogs 1,127 copies, 14 reviews
Cold Magic 1,037 copies, 70 reviews
Spirit Gate 1,017 copies, 28 reviews
The Burning Stone 1,007 copies, 11 reviews
Child of Flame 884 copies, 9 reviews
The Golden Key 853 copies, 11 reviews
The Gathering Storm 754 copies, 8 reviews
Jaran 736 copies, 23 reviews
In the Ruins 606 copies, 6 reviews
Crown of Stars 567 copies, 7 reviews
Cold Fire 471 copies, 31 reviews
Shadow Gate 469 copies, 13 reviews
Court of Fives 458 copies, 21 reviews
An Earthly Crown 400 copies, 5 reviews
Traitors' Gate 345 copies, 11 reviews
His Conquering Sword 340 copies, 3 reviews
Cold Steel 300 copies, 15 reviews
The Law of Becoming 293 copies, 3 reviews
Unconquerable Sun 266 copies, 11 reviews
Black Wolves 249 copies, 13 reviews
Poisoned Blade 182 copies, 5 reviews
The Labyrinth Gate 146 copies, 5 reviews
Buried Heart 119 copies, 4 reviews
The Very Best of Kate Elliott 95 copies, 7 reviews
Servant Mage 84 copies, 5 reviews
Night Flower 32 copies, 1 review
Bright Thrones 21 copies, 2 reviews
The Beatriceid 16 copies, 1 review
Furious Heaven 11 copies, 1 review
The Tinder Box [short story] 4 copies, 1 review
Sunseeker 2 copies
Untitled 1 copy
Mask 1 copy
The Gulf 1 copy
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Science Fiction: DAW 30th Anniversary (Contributor) 242 copies, 2 reviews
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Epic: Legends of Fantasy (Contributor) 166 copies, 3 reviews
The Book of Dragons: An Anthology (Contributor) 157 copies, 6 reviews
The Book of Magic: A Collection of Stories (Contributor) 129 copies, 2 reviews
Enchanted Forests (Contributor) 112 copies, 2 reviews
The Shimmering Door (Contributor) 111 copies
A Fantasy Medley (Contributor, some editions) 101 copies, 5 reviews
Fearsome Journeys (Contributor) 96 copies, 1 review
Weird Tales from Shakespeare (Contributor) 85 copies, 1 review
Tarot Fantastic (Contributor) 71 copies
Some of the Best of Tor.com 2021: A Tor.com Original (Contributor) 48 copies, 2 reviews
Zodiac Fantastic (Contributor) 33 copies
Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms (Contributor) 22 copies, 1 review
Apex Magazine 45 (February 2013) (Contributor) 3 copies, 1 review
Unexpected Journeys (Contributor) 1 copy
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