Babylon 5 Novels and Books


This is a guide to Babylon 5 in print, including the series of Babylon 5 novels published by Dell and Del Rey.

Original B5 Novels

Since the novel series contains stories that run concurrently with the TV series, some of these pages contain spoilers for the show. Each novel's guide page will indicate (if known) when it takes place in the show's timeline; a novel can be expected to spoil earlier episodes. Proceed with caution.

Novels 1-9 are published by Dell in the US. Novels after that are published by Del Rey.

Book # Release Date (US) Author Title
1 1995/02/13 John Vornholt Voices
2 1995/04/10 Lois Tilton Accusations
3 1995/09/13 John Vornholt Blood Oath
4 1996/01/10 Jim Mortimore Clark's Law
5 1996/02/10 Neil Barrett, Jr. The Touch of Your Shadow, the Whisper of Your Name
6 1996/05/10 S. M. Stirling Betrayals
7 1997/03/14 Jeanne Cavelos The Shadow Within
8 1997/04/14 Al Sarrantonio Personal Agendas
9 1997/06/15 Kathryn Drennan To Dream in the City of Sorrows
10 1998/09/04 J. Gregory Keyes Dark Genesis: The Birth of the Psi Corps
11 1999/02/10 J. Gregory Keyes Deadly Relations: Bester Ascendant
12 1999/10/04 J. Gregory Keyes Final Reckoning: The Fate of Bester
13 1999/12/01 Peter David Legions of Fire: The Long Night of Centauri Prime
14 2000/05/02 Peter David Legions of Fire: Armies of Light and Dark
15 2000/10/31 Peter David Legions of Fire: Out of Darkness
16 2001/02/?? Jeanne Cavelos The Passing of the Techno-Mages: Casting Shadows
17 2001/??/?? Jeanne Cavelos The Passing of the Techno-Mages book 2
18 2001/??/?? Jeanne Cavelos The Passing of the Techno-Mages book 3

You may be still be able to contact the authors of books 1-9 via:

Dell Publishing
1540 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

Novelizations of Episodes

Links lead to the guide pages for the episodes, which contain notes about the novelizations as appropriate.

Book # Release Date (US) Author Title
1 1997/11/26 Peter David In the Beginning
2 1998/07/03 Peter David Thirdspace
3 1999/01/?? Robert Sheckley A Call to Arms

Episode Scripts


This page builds upon the Lurker's Guide collection (updated in November 6, 2000) of novels and [B5 related books]().