Kenneth C. Flint

Kenneth C. Flint

Kenneth C. Flint, who has also written under the pseudonym Casey Flynn, is an American fantasy novelist. A resident of Omaha, Nebraska, Flint taught literature and writing at the University of Nebraska at Omaha for six years before becoming English department head for Plattsmouth High School. In 1986 he quit teaching to become a full-time novelist. A majority of his works are either based on Irish myths and legends, or else are original stories involving concepts, and sometimes characters, from Irish mythology. His earliest and best known works center around three of the most important characters of Irish
Lugh, Cúchulainn, and Finn MacCumhal. More recently he has written a pair of "Star Wars" short stories, and a historical fiction novel, "On Earth's Remotest Bounds: Year One: Blood and Water", the first of a planned series.


idhe Series

*"The Riders of the Sidhe" (1984).Bantam, ISBN 0-553-26606-3
*"Champions of the Sidhe" (1985). Bantam Books, ISBN 0-553-24543-0
*"Master of the Sidhe" (1985). Spectra Books, ISBN 0-553-25261-5

Finn MacCumhal Series

*"Challenge of the Clans" (1986). Bantam Doubleday, ISBN 0-553-25553-3
*"Storm Shield" (1986). Bantam Doubleday, ISBN 0-553-26191-6
*"The Dark Druid" (1987). Bantam Books, ISBN 0-553-26715-9

Gods of Ireland Series

*"Most Ancient Song" as Casey Flynn (1991)
*"The Enchanted Isles" as Casey Flynn (1991)


*"A Storm Upon Ulster (The Hound of Culain)" (1981). Bantam Books, ISBN 0-553-24710-7
*"Isle of Destiny" (1988). Bantam Books, ISBN 0-553-27544-5
*"Cromm" (1989). Doubleday, ISBN 0-385-26749-5
*"Otherworld" (1991). Bantam Doubleday, ISBN 0-553-29415-6
*"Legends Reborn" (1992). Bantam USA, ISBN 0-553-29919-0
*"The Darkening Flood" (1994). Bantam USA, ISBN 0-553-57163-X
*"On Earth's Remotest Bounds : Year One: Blood and Water" (2004)., ISBN 0-595-32059-7

hort Stories

*"Doctor Death: The Tale of Dr. Evanzan and Ponda Baba" from "Star Wars: Tales From The Mos Eisley Cantina" (1995)
*"Old Friends: Ephant Mon's Tale" from "Star Wars: Tales From Jabba's Palace" (1996)

External links

* [ Entry at Nebraska Center for Writers]

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