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Little, Big; Engine Summer; Love and Sleep
The Song of Rhiannon, Prince of Annwn, The Virgin and the Swine
Stranger in a Strange Land, Starship Troopers, The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
Last and First Men, Star Maker, Sirius
Doomsday Book, To Say Nothing of the Dog, Blackout
A Fire Upon the Deep, A Deepness in the Sky, Rainbows End
The Dark is Rising, The Grey King, The Boggart
Dying Inside, A Time of Changes, The Book of Skulls
The Bloody Chamber, The Infernal Desire Machines of Dr. Hoffman, The Passion of New Eve
The Anubis Gates, Last Call, On Stranger Tides
Metropolitan; City on Fire; Wall, Stone, Craft
Koko; The Throat; Lost Boy, Lost Girl
The Time Ships, Raft, Vacuum Diagrams
The Phoenix on the Sword, Red Nails, Queen of the Black Coast
The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, The Silmarillion
Wildlife, Think Like a Dinosaur, Burn
Who?, The Falling Torch, Rogue Moon
Helen O'Loy, Police Your Planet, And Some Were Human
To Your Scattered Bodies Go, The Lovers, Tarzan Alive
Redemption Space, Century Rain, Blue Remembered Earth
Four Hundred Billion Stars, Fairyland, The Secret of Life
Spin, Darwinia, The Chronoliths
Light of Other Days, Orbitsville, The Ragged Astronauts
Nine Princes in Amber, Lord of Light, This Immortal
The Silent Strength of Stones, The Skeleton Key, Trophy Wives
At the Back of the North Wind, The Princess and the Goblin, The Princess and Curdie
Way Station, City, Grotto of the Dancing Deer
The Phoenix in the Mirror, Vergil in Averno, Or All the Seas with Oysters
Chthon, Macroscope, A Spell for Chameleon
The Mists of Avalon, The Sword of Aldones, The Firebrand
The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, The Island of Dr. Moreau
Startide Rising, The Uplift War, The Postman
The Year of the Quiet Sun, The Lincoln Hunters, The Long Loud Silence
Worse Things Waiting, Who Fears the Devil?, The Complete John Thunstone
Women of Wonder (ed.), Earthseed, The Shore of Women
Psycho; Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper; That Hell-Bound Train
Sarah Canary, The Jane Austen Book Club**, What I Didn't See
They'd Rather Be Right*, Star Bright, What Have I Done?
City of Saints and Madmen, Finch, Veniss Underground
Roadside Picnic, Hard to Be a God, Far Rainbow
Uglies, Leviathan, Behemoth
Riddley Walker, Kleinzeit, Bedtime for Frances**
Galveston, Mockingbird, Perfect Circle
The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Ruby in the Smoke
The Yiddish Policemen's Union, Summerland, Gentlemen of the Road
More Than Human, Venus Plus X, Killdozer
Mindplayers, Synners, Fools
The Lifecycle of Software Objects, Story of Your Life, Hell is the Absence of God
Osama, The Bookman Histories, Camera Obscura
Triplanetary, First Lensman, The Skylark of Space
Mimsy Were the Borogoves, Vintage Season, Fury
Babel-17, The Einstein Intersection, Dhalgren
Ill Met in Lankhmar, The Big Time, The Wanderer
American Gods, Neverwhere, Anansi Boys
Witch World, Forerunner, The Beast Master
Lord Foul's Bane, The Illearth War, The Power That Preserves
The Omega Point, Macrolife, Brute Orbits
Time and Again, From Time to Time, The Body Snatchers
Snow Crash, The Diamond Age, Cryptonomicon
Radix, Hunting the Ghost Dancer, Arthor
The Snow Queen, Psion, Eyes of Amber
Quarantine, Permutation City, Schild's Ladder
The Coyote Kings of the Space-Age Bachelor Pad, The Alchemists of Kush, Shrinking the Heroes
The Embedding, The Very Slow Time Machine, Slow Birds
Jurgen: A Comedy of Justice, Domnei: A Comedy of Woman-Worship, Figures of Earth
Software, Wetware, Postsingular
The Dragon Waiting, Growing Up Weightless, Heat of Fusion and Other Stories
The Stainless Steel Rat, Make Room! Make Room!, Deathworld
A Canticle for Leibowitz, The Darfsteller, Dark Benediction
Hospital Station, Sector General, The Escape Orbit
Altered Carbon, Broken Angels, Market Forces
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea; From the Earth to the Moon; The Mysterious Island
Enemy Mine, Circus World, Sea of Glass
The Ghost Sister, Empire of Bones, Nine Layers of Sky
The Dying Earth, The Last Castle, Lyonesse
Distant Voices, San Diego Lightfoot Sue, Twilla
Consider Phlebas, Use of Weapons, The Wasp Factory
The Forever War, Forever Peace, Camouflage
China Mountain Zhang, Half the Day is Night, Mission Child
The Book of the New Sun, The Fifth Head of Cerberus, Soldier of Sidon
The Orphan's Tales: In the Night Garden, The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, Palimpsest
The Long Tomorrow, Sea-Kings of Mars, The Galactic Breed
I, Robot; Foundation; The Gods Themselves
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, MS Found in a Bottle, A Descent into the Maelstrom
The Sky Road, Cosmonaut Keep, Learning the World
The Demolished Man, The Stars My Destination, The Computer Connection
Ender's Game, Speaker for the Dead, Prentice Alvin
Deryni Rising, High Deryni, Camber of Culdi
The Vor Game, Mirror Dance, Paladin of Souls
Blindsight, Starfish, Maelstrom
Anno Dracula, Life's Lottery, Where the Bodies Are Buried
Brown Girl in the Ring, Midnight Robber, The Salt Roads
The Sparrow, Children of God, A Thread of Grace**
Tender Morsels, Sea-Hearts, Singing My Sister Down
On Wings of Song, Camp Concentration, 334
Ringworld, The Mote in God's Eye*, The Integral Trees
Boneshaker, Clementine, Ganymede
The Marching Morons, The Little Black Bag, The Space Merchants*
Of Men and Monsters, Venus and the Seven Sexes, The Liberation of Earth
Helliconia Spring, Non-Stop, Super-Toys Last All Summer Long
WorksAuthor
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
The Paper Menagerie, The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary, The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species
Past Master, Fourth Mansions, The Devil is Dead
The Last Hawk, The Quantum Rose, Primary Inversion
The Worm Ouroboros, Mistress of Mistresses, A Fish Dinner in Memison
The Man Who Fell to Earth, Mockingbird, The Hustler**
The Owl Service, The Weirdstone of Brisingamen, Elidor
The Warlock in Spite of Himself, Her Majesty's Wizard, King Kobold
The Man Who Melted, Da Vinci Rising, Bad Medicine
To Serve Man, The Country of the Kind, Be My Guest
Davy, A Mirror for Observers, Mount Charity
The Ophiuchi Hotline, Titan, Steel Beach
Dorsai!, The Dragon and the George, Call Him Lord
A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, Many Waters
Sorcerer's Son, In the Western Tradition, The Island in the Lake
Walk to the End of the World, Unicorn Tapestry, Boobs
Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, The Sirens of Titan
The Lost World, The Poison Belt, The Land of Mist
Dreamsnake, The Moon and the Sun, Superluminal
Ripples in the Dirac Sea, Mars Crossing, A Walk in the Sun
Perdido Street Station, The City & The City, Embassytown
Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man
The Black Cauldron, Taran Wanderer, The High King
Gardens of the Moon, Deadhouse Gates, House of Chains
The Man in the High Castle, Ubik, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
The Land of Laughs, Voice of Our Shadow, White Apples
The Drive-In, Savage Season, By Bizarre Hands
The Call of Cthulhu, At the Mountains of Madness, The Dunwich Horror
That Only a Mother, Dead Center, Shadow on the Hearth
Boy's Life, Swan Song, Mine
The Sword in the Stone, The Queen of Air and Darkness, The Book of Merlyn
The Fox Woman, Fudoki, At the Mouth of the River of Bees
War for the Oaks, Bone Dance, Finder
What Mad Universe, Arena, Knock
Ancient Sorceries, The Willows, The Wendigo
A Wizard of Earthsea, The Left Hand of Darkness, The Dispossessed
The Between, My Soul to Keep, The Living Blood
Salt, Yellow Blue Tibia, Jack Glass
Rite of Passage, Earth Magic*, The World Beyond the Hill**
Bring the Jubilee, Lot, Greener Than You Think
Drowning Towers, Genetic Soldier, Beloved Son
The Atrocity Exhibition, Crash, Empire of the Sun
Shades of Milk and Honey, Glamour in Glass, Evil Robot Monkey
Beauty, Grass, The Gate to Women's Country
The Speed of Dark, The Deed of Paksenarrion, Remnant Population
The Darkness That Comes Before, The Warrior-Prophet, The Thousandfold Thought
When Gravity Fails; What Entropy Means to Me; The Adventures of Maureen Birnbaum, Barbarian Swordsperson
Lord Kelvin's Machine, The Last Coin, Homunculus
The Prestige, Inverted World, The Separation
Jumper, Reflex, Peaches for Mad Molly
Too Many Magicians, Lord Darcy Investigates, Brain Twister*
River of Gods, Brasyl, The Dervish House
Light, Viriconium, The Centauri Device
Old Man's War, Fuzzy Nation, Redshirts
The King of Elfland's Daughter, Time and the Gods, The Gods of Pegaña
The Metal Monster, The Moon Pool, The Ship of Ishtar
Ariosto, The Palace, Hotel Transylvania
The Colour of Magic, The Fifth Elephant, Making Money
The Birthgrave, The Secret Books of Paradys, The Silver Metal Lover
Who Fears Death?, The Akara Witch, Zahrah the Windseeker
Slan, The World of Null-A, The Weapon Shops of Isher
Lest Darkness Fall, Rogue Queen, The Incomplete Enchanter*
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, The Broken Kingdoms, The Killing Moon
The Dragonbone Chair, To Green Angel Tower, Tailchaser's Song
Rapture, Infidel, God's War
Jhereg, Taltos, The Phoenix Guards
Temporary Agency, Unquenchable Fire, Grandmother Night
Last Summer at Mars Hill, Echo, Waking the Moon
Elric of Melniboné, The Cornelius Quartet, Gloriana
The Healer's War, Acorna's People*, The Godmother
The Many-Coloured Land, The Golden Torc, Jack the Bodiless
Moving Mars, Darwin's Radio, Blood Music
1984, Animal Farm, Homage to Catalonia**
Canopus in Argos: Archives, The Four-Gated City, Memoirs of a Survivor
Ingathering: The Complete People Stories, Holding Wonder, The Anything Box
Tooth and Claw, Among Others, Farthing
The Return of the Sorcerer, The Vaults of Yoh-Vombis, The Isle of the Torturers
Scanners Live in Vain, Norstrilia, Quest of the Three Worlds
His Majesty's Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War
Life, Bold as Love, Divine Endurance
Frankenstein, The Last Man, Matilda**
Cloud Atlas, The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet**, number9dream**
Immortality, Inc.; Untouched by Human Hands; The Status Civilization
Eragon, Eldest, Brisingr
The House on the Borderland, The Voice in the Night, The Boats of the 'Glen Carrig'
The Martian Child, The Man Who Folded Himself, When HARLIE Was One
Little Fuzzy, Lord Kalvan of Otherwhen, Space Viking
Dune, Hellstrom's Hive, The Dosadi Experiment
The Screwfly Solution, The Women Men Don't See, Love is the Plan the Plan is Death
Gateway, Man Plus, Jem
Thomas the Rhymer, Swordspoint, The Fall of the Kings*
Kindred, Parable of the Sower, Adulthood Rites
Japan Sinks, Sayonara Jupiter, The Savage Mouth
Red Mars, The Wild Shore, The Years of Rice and Salt
Little Brother, Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom, For the Win
The Ugly Chickens; Night of the Cooters; Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance?
Ammonite, Slow River, Yaguara
Stand on Zanzibar, The Sheep Look Up, The Shockwave Rider
Hyperion, Carrion Comfort, Song of Kali
The Chrysalids, The Day of the Triffids, The Midwich Cuckoos
WorksAuthor
Wizard's Hall; Sister Light, Sister Dark; The Devil's Arithmetic
Timescape, In the Ocean of Night, Across the Sea of Suns
The Hour of the Oxrun Dead; Nightmare Seasons; A Glow of Candles, a Unicorn's Eye
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Paprika, Salmonella Men on Planet Porno
The Eye of the World, The Great Hunt, The Dragon Reborn
Roderick, The Müller-Fokker Effect, Tik-Tok
Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, The Ladies of Grace Adieu, Stopp’t-Clock Yard
Howl's Moving Castle, Charmed Life, Dark Lord of Derkholm
Silverlock, The Moon's Fire-Eating Daughter, The Harp and the Blade*
Brave New World, After Many a Summer, Ape and Essence
The Windup Girl, The Drowned Cities, Ship Breaker
Accelerando, Halting State, Singularity Sky
I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream; 'Repent, Harlequin!' Said the Ticktockman; Dangerous Visions (editor)
Cities in Flight, A Case of Conscience, Black Easter
Doctor Rat, The Bear Went Over the Mountain, Fata Morgana
Glimpses, Deserted Cities of the Heart, Slam
Queen City Jazz, Crescent City Rhapsody, Light Music
A Martian Odyssey, The Adaptive Ultimate, The Black Flame
Kafka on the Shore, The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
Nifft the Lean, The Growlimb, The Autopsy
Only Begotten Daughter, Towing Jehovah, Bible Stories for Adults
R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots), War with the Newts, The Absolute at Large
The Falling Woman, Bones, Rachel in Love
Beggars in Spain, Probability Space, Out of All Them Bright Stars
The Child Garden, Was, Air
Invisible Cities, The Baron in the Trees, Cosmicomics
The Cold Equations, The Survivors, The Space Barbarians
Looking Backward, from the Year 2000; Black Man's Burden; Status Quo
No Enemy But Time, Brittle Innings, A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire
The Facts of Life, Dark Sister, Memoirs of a Master Forger
Hammered, Carnival, Tideline
The Earthly Paradise, News from Nowhere, The Well at the World's End
Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad; The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral; The Treasure of Abbot Thomas
Islands in the Net, Schismatrix, Zeitgeist
Life During Wartime, R&R, Barnacle Bill the Spacer
Brain Wave, Tau Zero, The Broken Sword
Titus Groan, Gormenghast, Mr Pye
Seeker, The Engines of God, Chindi
The Stand, 'Salem's Lot, The Gunslinger
Songs of a Dead Dreamer, My Work is Not Yet Done, The Shadow at the Bottom of the World
Tarzan of the Apes, A Princess of Mars, At the Earth's Core
Sinister Barrier, Dreadful Sanctuary, Allamagoosa
Magic for Beginners, Stranger Things Happen, Pretty Monsters
The Physiognomy, The Shadow Year, The Empire of Ice Cream
A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, Dying of the Light
The Last Unicorn, A Fine and Private Place, Tamsin
Sanctuary, Kaddish for the Last Survivor, TeleAbsence
Gun, with Occasional Music; As She Climbed Across the Table; The Fortress of Solitude
The Riddle-Master of Hed, The Forgotten Beasts of Eld, Ombria in Shadow
The Great God Pan, The White People, The Hill of Dreams
The Crystal Cave, The Hollow Hills, The Last Enchantment
Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang; The Girl Who Fell Into the Sky; Forever Yours, Anna
Dark Crusade, Night Winds, Why Not You and I?
I Am Legend, The Incredible Shrinking Man, Bid Time Return
Who Goes There?, Twilight, Night
Books of Blood, Weaveworld, Imajica
Bears Discover Fire, They're Made Out of Meat, Fire on the Mountain
The Witches of Karres, The Eternal Frontiers, Telzey Amberdon
The Female Man, Picnic on Paradise, And Chaos Died
Pawn of Prophecy, Enchanter's End Game, Polgara the Sorceress
In the Garden of Iden, The Life of the World to Come, The Empress of Mars
Eifelheim, In the Country of the Blind, Firestar
Kirinyaga, Seven Views of Olduvai Gorge, Travels with My Cats
Flowers for Algernon, The Touch, The Fifth Sally
A Door into Ocean, Daughter of Elysium, The Highest Frontier
The Peacemaker, Morning Child, A Dream at Noonday
Silk; Tales of Pain and Wonder; To Charles Fort, with Love
Cyteen, Downbelow Station, The Pride of Chanur
Sidewise in Time, First Contact, A Logic Named Joe
Dragonflight, The White Dragon, The Ship Who Sang
Throne of the Crescent Moon, Hooves and the Hovel of Abdel Jameela, Where Virtue Lives
Stardance*, Callahan's Crosstime Saloon, Telempath
Yarrow, The Little Country, The Onion Girl
The Wood Wife, The Armless Maiden, The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror (ed.)
Childhood's End, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Rendezvous with Rama
Mother of Storms, A Million Open Doors, Orbital Resonance
City at World's End, The Star Kings, What's It Like Out There?
The Humanoids, Darker Than You Think, The Legion of Space
Feed, Blackout, Rosemary and Rue
The Events at Poroth Farm, The Ceremonies, Nadelman's God
Morlock Night, Dr. Adder, Infernal Devices
Neuromancer, Count Zero, Burning Chrome
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Land of Oz, Queen Zixi of Ix
The Face That Must Die, Ancient Images, To Wake the Dead
Redemption in Indigo, The Best of All Possible Worlds, The Labyrinths of Midnight
The Mount, Carmen Dog, I Live with You
The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Mockingjay
Ventus, Permanence, Lady of Mazes
Bug Jack Barron, The Iron Dream, Child of Fortune
Solaris, The Investigation, The Cyberiad
The Compleat Bolo, Retief!, Worlds of the Imperium
Beyond Apollo, Herovit's World, In the Stone House
A Song for Arbonne, Tigana, Ysabel
Prince Caspian, The Silver Chair, Out of the Silent Planet
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul
The Quantum Thief, The Fractal Prince, Deus Ex Homine
Pavane, Kiteworld, The God House
Stations of the Tide, The Iron Dragon's Daughter, Jack Faust
Mission of Gravity, Needle, Uncommon Sense
The Terminal Experiment, Hominids, Frameshift

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