If Tomorrow Comes, Tor, 2018

Tomorrow’s Kin, Tor, 2017

The Best of Nancy Kress, Subterranean, 2015

Yesterday’s KinTachyon, 2014

Fountain of Age, Small Beer Press, 2012 (short story collection)

After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall, Tachyon, 2012

Flashpoint, Viking, 2012 (YA)

The Soulvine Moor trilogy (writing as Anna Kendall, YA)

Crossing Over, Gollancz and Viking, 2010
Dark Mist Rising, Gollancz, 2011
A Bright And Terrible Sword, Gollanc, 2012

Steal Across the Sky, Tor, 2009

Nano Comes to Clifford Falls and Other Stories, Golden Gryphon Press, 2008

Dogs, Tachyon Press, 2008

Crucible (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 2004)

Characters, Emotion, and Viewpoint (Writers Digest Books, 2004)

Nothing Human (Golden Gryphon Press, 2003)

Crossfire (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 2003)

Nebula Awards Showcase 2003, Roc, 2003 (edited)

Probability Space (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 2002)

Probability Sun (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 2001)

Probability Moon (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 2000)

Yanked (Avon, 1999)

Dynamic Characters (Writer’s Digest Books, 1998)

Beaker’s Dozen (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 1998) (short story collection)

Stinger (Forge/St. Martin’s Press, 1998)

Maximum Light (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 1998)

Oaths and Miracles (Forge/St. Martin’s Press, 1997)

Beggars Ride (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 1996)

Beggars and Choosers (Tor/St. Martin’s Press, 1994)

Beggars In Spain (Avon, 1993)

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends (Writer’s Digest Books, 1993)

The Aliens of Earth (Arkham House, 1993) (short story collection)

Brain Rose (William Morrow, 1990)

An Alien Light (Arbor House, 1988)

Trinity and Other Stories (Bluejay, 1985) (short story collection)

The White Pipes (Bluejay, 1985)

The Golden Grove (Bluejay, 1984)

The Prince of Morning Bells (Timescape/Simon & Schuster, 1981)

Short Fiction (first appearance only)

“Dear Sarah,” Infinity Wars, 2017

“The Great Broccoli Wi-Fi Theft,” 2018 Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide, 2017

“Canoe,” Extrasolar, 2017

“Every Hour of Light and Dark,” Omni, Winter, 2017

“Pyramid,” Now We Are Ten, 2016

“Belief,” Fantasy and Science Fiction, March, 2016

“Machine Learning,” Future Visions: Original Science Fiction Inspired by Microsoft, 2015

“The Aliens and Me,” 2016 Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide, 2015

“Cocoons,” Meeting Infinity, 2015

“Blessings,” The End Has Come, Broad Reach Publishing, 2015

“Why I Hate Earth,” 2015 Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide, Dreaming Robot Press, 2015

“Angels of the Apocalypse,” The End Is Now, Broad Reach Publishing, 2014

“Someone to Watch Over Me,” IEE Spectrum, June, 2014

“Sidewalk at 12:10 p.m.” Asimov’s Science Fiction, June, 2014

“Outmoded Things,” Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson’s Worlds, Subterranean, 2014

“Eaters,” The Book of Silverberg: Stories in Honor of Robert Silverberg,Subterranean, 2014

“Do You Remember Michael Jones?” Galaxy’s Edge, May, 2014

“Pretty Soon The Four Horsemen Are Going to Come Riding Through,” The End Is Nigh, Broad Reach Publishing, 2014

“The Common Good,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, January, 2014

“Second Arabesque, Very Slowly,” Dangerous Women, Tor, 2013

“Frog Watch,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, December, 2013

“Annabel Lee,” New Under the Sun, Phoenix Picks, 2013

“Pathways,” 12 Tomorrows, MIT Tech Review, October, 2013

“And Other Stories…” Shadows of the New Sun: Stories in Honor of Gene Wolfe, Tor, 2013

“One,”, July, 2013

“More,” Solaris Rising 2, Solaris, 2013

“Mithridates, He Died Old,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, January, 2013

“Migration,” Beyond the Sun, Fairwood Press, 2013

“Knotweed and Gardenias,” Starship Century: Toward the Grand Horizon,Microwave Sciences, 2013

“Writer’s Block,” Rip Off! Audible Frontiers (audio book), 2012

“We Can Do This,” Arc 1.4, Reed Business Information Ltd, December, 2012

“A Hundred Hundred Daisies,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, October, 2011

“Eliot Wrote,”, May, 2011

“First Principle,” Life on Mars: Tales From A New Frontier, Viking, 2011

“Deadly Sins,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, October, 2009

“Images of Anna,” Fantasy Magazine, September, 2009

“Exegesis,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, April-May, 2009

“Act One,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, March, 2009

“Unintended Behavior,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, January, 2009

“Elevator,” Eclipse 2, Night Shade Books, 2009

“The Kindness of Strangers,” Fast Forward 2, Pyr, 2009

“First Rites,” Jim Baen’s Universe, October, 2008

“Sex and Violence,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, February, 2008

“Call Back Yesterday,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, June, 2008

“The Rules,” Asimov’s, December, 2007-12-07

“Laws of Survival,” Jim Baen’s Universe, December, 2007

“By Fools Like Me,” Asimov’s, September, 2007

“Fountain of Age,” Asimov’s, July, 2007

“Art of War,” in The New Space Opera, ed. Jonathan Strahan and Gardner Dozois, Harper-Collins, 2007

“Stone Man,” in Wizards, ed. Jack Dann and Gardner Dozois, Berkley, 2007

“End Game,” Asimov’s, April/May, 2007

“Safeguard,” Asimov’s, January, 2007

“Solomon’s Choice,” with Mike Resnick, in Fast Forward I, ed. Lou Anders, Pyr, 2007

“JQ211F, and Holding,” in Forbidden Planets, ed. Marvin Kaye, SFBC, 2006

“Nano Comes to Clifford Falls,” Asimov’s, July, 2006

“First Flight,” in Space Cadets, ed. Mike Resnick, L.A. Con special publication, 2006

“Product Development,” Nature, March 16, 2006

“Mirror Image,” in One Million A.D., ed. Gardner Dozois, SFBC, 2005

“Shiva in Shadow,” Between Worlds, ed. Robert Silverberg, SFBC, 2004

“Ej-Es,” in Stars, ed. Janis Ian and Mike Resnick, DAW, 2003

“Dancing in the Dark,” in Space, Inc. ed. Julie Czernada, DAW, 2003

“The War on Treemon,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, January, 2003

“The Most Famous Little Girl in the World,”, 2003

“Patent Infringement,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, 2002

“…And No Such Things Grow Here,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, June, 2001

“Plant Engineering,” in Death Dines at 8:30, eds. Claudia Bishop and Nick DiChario, Berkeley, 2001

“Computer Virus,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, April, 2001

“My Mother, Dancing,” Destination 3001, ed. Robert Silverberg and Jacques Chambom, Flammarion (France), 2000. In English in Asimov’s, June, 2004

“Wetlands Preserve,”, October, 2000

“Savior,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, June, 2000

“To Cuddle Amy,” Asimov’s Science Fiction, August, 2000

“Sleeping Dogs,” in Far Horizons, ed. Robert Silverberg, Avon, 1999

“Clad in Gossamer,” in Silver Birch, Blood Moon, ed. Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling, 1999

“State of Nature,” in Bending the Landscape, eds. Nicola Griffith and Stephen Pagel, White Wolf Books, 1998

“A Scientific Education,” in Crime Through Time, ed. Miriam Monfredo, Berkeley, 1998

“Steamship Soldier on the Information Front,” in Future Histories, ed. Stephen McClelland, Horizon House (UK),

1997. Reprinted in Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, April, 1998

“Always True to Thee, In My Fashion,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, January, 1997

“Steadfast,” in Black Swan, White Raven, ed. Ellen Datlow, Avon, 1997

“The Flowers of Aulit Prison,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, October/November, 1996

“Marigold Outlet,” in Cat Tails, ed. Ellen Datlow, Avon, 1996

“Sex Education,” in Intersections: The Sycamore Hill Anthology, ed. John Kessel, Tor, 1996

“Hard Drive,” in Killing Me Softly, ed. Gardner Dozois, HarperPrism, 1995

“Feigenbaum Number,” Omni, December, 1995

“Unto the Daughters,” in Sisters in Fantasy, eds. Susan Schwartz and Martin Greenberg, Roc, 1995

“Evolution,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, October, 1995

“Fault Lines,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, August, 1995

“Summer Wind,” in Ruby Slippers, Golden Tears, ed. Ellen Datlow, Avon, 1995

“Margin of Error,” Omni, October, 1994

“Words Like Pale Stones,” in Black Thorn, White Rose, ed. Ellen Datlow, Avon, 1994

“Ars Longa,” in Alternate Celebrities, ed. Mike Resnick, Bantam, 1994

“Grant Us This Day,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, September, 1993

“Dancing on Air,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, July, 1993

“Martin on a Wednesday,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, March, 1993

“The Battle of Long Island,” Omni, February, 1993

“The Death of John Patrick Yoder,” in Full Spectrum IV, eds. Lou Aronica, Amy Stout, Betsy Mitchell, Bantam, 1993

“Stalking Beans,” in Snow White, Blood Red, ed. Ellen Datlow, Avon, 1993

“To Scale,” in Xanadu, eds. Jane Yolen and Martin Greenberg, Roc, 1993

“Eoghan,” in Alternate Kennedys, eds. Mike Resnick and Martin Greenberg, Bantam, 1992

“Birthing Pool,” in Murasaki, ed. Robert Silverberg, Bantam, 1992

“The Mountain to Mohammed,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, April, 1992

“And Wild For To Hold,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, July, 1991

“Beggars in Spain,” Axolotl Press, 1991, and Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, April, 1991

“Peace of Mind,” in When The Music’s Over, ed. Lewis Shiner, Bantam, 1991

“Touchdown,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, October, 1990. This short story was adapted for a planetarium show In Rochester, NY

“Inertia,” Analog, January, 1990

“Renaissance,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, mid-December, 1989

“People Like Us,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, September, 1989

“The Price of Oranges,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, April, 1989

“In a World Like This,” Omni, October, 1988

“In Memoriam, Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, June, 1988

“Spillage,” Fantasy & Science Fiction, April, 1988

“Craps,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, March, 1988

“Philippa’s Hands,” in Full Spectrum, ed. Shawna McCarthy et. al., Bantam, 1988

“Glass,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, September, 1987

“Cannibals,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, May, 1987

“Training Ground,” in Liavek: Wizard’s Row, eds. Will Shetterly and Emma Bull, Ace, 1987

“Phone Repairs,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, December, 1986

“Down Behind Cuba Lake,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, August, 1986

“Out Of All Them Bright Stars,” Fantasy & Science Fiction, March, 1985

“Birth Luck,” Liavek, eds. Will Shetterly and Emma Bull, Ace, 1985

“Trinity,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, October, 1984

“Ten Thousand Pictures, One Word,” Twilight Zone magazine, August, 1984

“Explanations, Inc.” Fantasy & Science Fiction, July, 1984

“Borovsky’s Hollow Woman,” with Jeff Duntemann, Omni, October, 1983

“Night Win,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, September, 1983

“With the Original Cast,” Omni, May, 1982

“Talp Hunt,” in Universe 12, ed. Terry Carr, 1982

“A Little Matter of Timing,” Fantasy & Science Fiction, September, 1982

“Green Thumb,” in Terrors, ed. Charles L. Grant, Playboy Press, 1982

“Casey’s Empire,” Fantasy & Science Fiction, November. 1981

“Shadows on the Cave Wall,” in Universe 11, ed. Terry Carr, 1981

“Against A Crooked Stile,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, May, 1979

“And Whether Pigs Have Wings,” Omni, January, 1979

“A Delicate Shade of Kipney,” Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction, January/February, 1978

“The Earth Dwellers,” Galaxy, December, 1976