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Dayton Ward

Dayton Ward is a New York Times bestselling author or co-author of more than thirty novels and novellas, often working with his best friend, Kevin Dilmore. With Kevin and fellow author David Mack, he helped to develop Star Trek: Seekers, the "literary spin-off" to the critically acclaimed Star Trek Vanguard novel series.


His short fiction has appeared in more than twenty anthologies, and he's written for magazines such as Kansas City Voices, Star Trek and Star Trek Communicator, as well as the websites,, and


Dayton's most recent publications are Elusive Salvation, a sequel to his popular Star Trek novel From History's Shadow, and Star Trek: Vulcan – A Hidden Universe Travel Guide. Other forthcoming titles include Trial By Fire, an original novel based on the popular television series 24, and Purgatory’s Key, written with Kevin Dilmore and concluding the Legacies trilogy which celebrates 50 years of Star Trek.


Though he currently lives in Kansas City with his wife and two daughters, Dayton is a Florida native and still maintains a torrid long-distance romance with his beloved Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Visit him on the web at


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