• Reading Order

    Recommended Reading Order

    This is the ideal reading order for all of Ophelia Bell’s books.

    Courting Dragons Duet

    (Scroll down for a detailed graphic of the Courting Dragons universe)

    Sleeping Dragons Series

    Both “The Queen” and “The Virgin” occur prior to the start of the Sleeping Dragons series but are only available to subscribers of Ophelia Bell’s newsletter.

    1. Sleeping Dragons Omnibus (All 6 stories below in one volume.)
    2. Animus (Free) (MF)
    3. Tabula Rasa (MMF)
    4. Gemini (MMF)
    5. Shadows (MF)
    6. Nexus (MMMFFF+)
    7. Ascend (MF)
    Rising Dragons Series
    1. Rising Dragons Omnibus (All 8 stories below in one volume.)
    2. Breath of Night (MF)
    3. Breath of Destiny (MF)
    4. Breath of Memory (MFF)
    5. Breath of Innocence (MMF)
    6. Breath of Desire (MMFF)
    7. Breath of Love (MMFF)
    8. Breath of Flame & Shadow (MMM/MMF)
    9. Breath of Fate (MMMFFF+)
    10. Sisters of Flame (FF+) (Exclusive to newsletter subscribers)
    Standalone Novel
    1. Dragon’s Melody (MMF) (Exclusive to newsletter subscribers)
    Immortal Dragons Series
    1. Dragon Betrayed (MF) (Free to newsletter subscribers)
    2. Dragon Blues (MFM>RH)
    3. Dragon Void (MMF)
    4. Dragon Splendor (MMF)
    5. Dragon Rebel (MMF)
    6. Dragon Guardian (MMF)
    7. Dragon Blessed (MMF/MF)
    8. Dragon Equinox (RH+MM)
    9. Dragon Avenged (MMF+RH) (Exclusive to newsletter subscribers)

    Black Mountain Bears

    1. Stonetree Trilogy (Omnibus)
    2. Clawed (MMF)
    3. Bitten (MMF)
    4. Nailed (RH)
    5. Solstice (Exclusive to newsletter subscribers)

    The “Black Mountain Bears” series is a spinoff of Sleeping Dragons, with bear shifters that takes place in the same world as the dragons. It can be read at any time, but the events take place concurrent to the “Sleeping Dragons” series. There will be more crossover between the bears and the dragons in the coming “Immortal Dragons” series. If you’re wondering what happens after “Solstice” pick up “Dragon Splendor” to read Nicholas Stonetree’s story.

    Fate’s Fools Series (Reverse Harem)

    Fate’s Fools is a five-book spinoff of the “Sleeping Dragons” series. It can be read on its own, but the events occur chronologically after the end of the “Immortal Dragons” series, with a lead-in occurring in Dragon Avenged, events of which are also included in the prequel: Deva’s Song. All are RH. All but one include MM.

    1. Fate’s Fools
    2. Fool’s Folly
    3. Fool’s Paradise
    4. Fool’s Errand
    5. Nobody’s Fool
    6. Eye of the Hurricane (No MM)
    7. Fool’s Bargain (RH with FF)
    8. April’s Fools
    9. Thieves of Fate

    Unconnected Series:

    Arcturus Champions

    Celestial Soul Mates, Inc.

    (Formerly Aurora Champions, set in Milly Taiden Worlds: Paranormal Dating Agency)

    This series is currently unavailable and will be re-released within the next year

    1. Heart of the Bear Champion (MF)
    2. Bond of the Dragon Champions (MFM)
    3. Destiny of the Dragon Champions (RH)
    4. Triumph of the Dragon Champion (RH)
    5. Flame of the Dragon Champion (RH with some FF)

    Contemporary Series

    Rebel Lust Taboo

    1. Casey’s Secrets (MFM)
    2. Blackmailing Benjamin (MMF)
    3. Burying His Desires (MMF)
    4. Doubling Down (RH)
    5. The Queen’s Knights (MMF)

    Fall of the Amador Cartel

    1. Mad Dog (MMF)
    2. Mile High (MF)
    3. Valentine’s Day (MF)
    4. The Devil’s Daughter (RH)
    5. Marked Man (MF/Poly)


    1. After You (MMF) (Exclusive to newsletter subscribers)
    2. The Coven’s Captive (MF)