Books Piers Anthony Books by Piers Anthony Piers Anthony has written books about: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Piers Anthony Review PG-13: Risky Reads 'Spell'-Bound By A Goofy Book — And Later, United By It October 6, 2013 Long before they met, fell in love, got married and became co-authors, Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston both read A Spell for Chameleon. The first novel in Piers Anthony's "Xanth" series is a silly book, full of corny jokes. But for teenage Melissa and Michael, it was a winking glimpse into the world of adult relationships. Opinion 100 Best Books Your Picks: Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books August 11, 2011 More than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles.