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John Carter of Mars Books in Order (13 Book Series)


John Carter of Mars is a series of 13 books written by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Here, you can see them all in order! (plus the year each book was published)

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    • Who is the author Edgar Rice, and what is his connection to the "John Carter of Mars" series?

      Edgar Rice Burroughs is the author behind the "John Carter books" that are set on Mars. Burroughs created a complex series, full of history and resources that detail the adventures of John Carter on Barsoom, the native name for Mars in the series.

    • Can you tell me more about the book series that Edgar Rice Burroughs wrote featuring John Carter?

      The series is a collection of eleven novels and numerous short stories about John Carter, a Civil War veteran who gets transported to Mars or Barsoom. The first novel in the series is titled "A Princess of Mars". The novels are known for their vivid and imaginative description of life on Mars. They also spawned other series set on Venus and the center of the Earth.

    • How do I find out more details about the individual books in this series?

      For detailed information, you might want to check out websites like Amazon and Goodreads, which typically provide a "view details" button for each book. This will give you access to reviews, a synopsis, and even a Goodreads rating for each library book.

    • Can I order these books in different formats?

      Yes, the John Carter books can be ordered in various formats. You can find hardcover, paperback, and even Kindle versions on Amazon. Simply go to the book's page and click "view details" to see all the available formats, then click "add to cart" to purchase.

    • What's the correct order to read the novels in the John Carter series?

      The John Carter series starts with "A Princess of Mars", followed by "The Gods of Mars", "The Warlord of Mars", "Thuvia, Maid of Mars", and then "The Chessmen of Mars". The remaining books can be read in the order they were published. It's best to read them in order to understand the continuity of the story.

    • Besides John Carter, what other characters does Edgar Rice Burroughs write about?

      Besides John Carter, Edgar Rice Burroughs also wrote about Tarzan, the famous jungle hero. Moreover, he wrote a series of novels set on Venus, another planet in our solar system. He also penned several standalone novels and series featuring other characters and settings.

    • What is the Barsoom series about?

      The Barsoom series revolves around the adventures of John Carter, who is mysteriously transported to Mars. There, he discovers a vibrant world populated by various alien species, and he becomes embroiled in their conflicts and politics.

    • What is the submenu of the Barsoom series?

      The submenu of the Barsoom series consists of the main novels, short stories, and related works. For detailed submenu research, you might want to visit resources like your local library or online databases that can provide a comprehensive list and order of the books.

    • Is there a way to check the quality of these books before buying them?

      Yes, to check the quality and reader satisfaction, you could look at the Goodreads rating for each book. This rating is given by readers who have read the book and it gives a good indication of whether the book is worth your time.