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Hopkinson, Nalo

Overview
Works: 40 works in 153 publications in 4 languages and 7,212 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR9199.3.H5927, 813.54
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The new moon's arms by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A mainstream magical realism novel set in the Caribbean on the fictional island of Dolorosse. It tells the story of a 50-something grandmother whose mother disappeared when she was a teenager and whose father has just passed away as she begins menopause. With this physical change of life comes a return of a special power for finding lost things, something she hasn't been able to do since childhood"--Provided by publisher
The salt roads by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brought into being by the lamentations of three Caribbean slave women, a powerful deity begins a search to discover herself and inhabits the minds of three women throughout history
Brown girl in the ring by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantasy novel of urban decay whose heroine turns to Afro-Caribbean magic to help a boyfriend escape gangs. The gangs are enforcing a contract to produce a human heart for transplant, even if the boyfriend has to kill for it. The setting is a futuristic Toronto
Midnight robber by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's Carnival time and the Caribbean-colonized planet of Toussaint is celebrating. To young Tan-Tan, the Robber Queen is simply a favorite costume to wear at the festival--until her power-corrupted father commits an unforgivable crime
Brown girl in the ring by Nalo Hopkinson( )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantasy novel of urban decay whose heroine turns to Afro-Caribbean magic to help a boyfriend escape gangs. The gangs are enforcing a contract to produce a human heart for transplant, even if the boyfriend has to kill for it. The setting is a futuristic Toronto
The Chaos by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toronto sixteen-year-old Scotch may have to acknowledge her own limitations and come to terms with her mixed Jamaican, white, and black heritage if she is to stop the Chaos that has claimed her brother and made much of the world crazy
Sister mine by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Possessing no magic but a beautiful singing voice, Makeda leaves her formerly co-joined twin sister, Abby, to set out on her own for a life of independence, but must reconcile with her sibling after her father goes missing
Skin folk by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short fiction "ranges from Trinidad to Toronto, from fantastic folklore to frightening futures, from houses of deadly haunts to realms of dark sexuality."--Back cover
Whispers from the cotton tree root : Caribbean fabulist fiction ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So long been dreaming : postcolonial science fiction & fantasy by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So Long Been Dreaming: Postcolonial Science Fiction & Fantasy is an anthology of original new stories by leading African, Asian, South Asian, and Aboriginal authors, as well as North American and British writers of colour. Stories of imagined futures abound in Western writing. Writer and editor Nalo Hopkinson notes that the science fiction/fantasy genre & quot;speaks so much about the experience of being alienated, but contains so little writing by alienated people themselves." It's an oversight that Hopkinson and Mehan aim to correct with this anthology. The book depicts imagined futures fr
Report from Planet Midnight : plus, "Message in a bottle" ; and, "Shift" ; and, "Correcting the balance" outspoken interview by Nalo Hopkinson( Book )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infused with feminist, Afro-Caribbean views of the science fiction and fantasy genres, this collection of offbeat and highly original works takes aim at race and racism in literature. In?Report from Planet Midnight," at the International Association of the Fantastic in the Arts, an alien addresses the crowd, evaluating Earth's ""strange"" customs, including the marginalization of works by nonwhite and female writers.?Message in a Bottle" shows Greg, an American Indian artist, befriending a strange four-year-old who seems wise beyond her years. While preparing an exhibition, he discovers that
Mojo : conjure stories ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new moon's arms by Nalo Hopkinson( )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What's in a name? A lot, according to Caribbean-born Chastity, who has adopted the more fitting moniker Calamity. Now in her fifties, true to her name, Calamity is confronting two big life transitions: Her beloved father has just died, and she is starting menopause, a physical shift that has rekindled her special gift for finding lost things. Suddenly she is getting hot flashes that seem to forge objects out of thin air. Only this time, the lost item that has washed up on the shore is not her old toy truck or her hairbrush, but a 4-year-old boy. As Calamity takes the child into her care, she discovers that all is not as it seems: the boy's family is most unusual. Then Calamity must reawaken to the mysteries surrounding her own childhood and the early disappearance of her mother
Eclipse four : new science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by such authors as Emma Bull, Jeffrey Ford, Michael Stanwick, and Jo Walton
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects the lastest science fiction and fantasy short stories from such authors as Neil Gaiman, Nalo Hopkinson, K.J. Parker, Peter S. Bagle, and Jeffrey Ford
Tesseracts nine : new Canadian speculative fiction ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featuring twenty-three stories and poems by Canadian authors
Sister Mine by Nalo Hopkinson( )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"We'd had to be cut free of our mother's womb. Abby and I were fused, you see. But here's the real kicker; Abby had the magic, I didn't." Now adults, Makeda and Abby still share their childhood home. The surgery to separate the two girls left Makeda with what feels like an even worse deformity: no mojo. The daughters of a celestial demigod and a human woman, Makeda and Abby were raised by their magical father. Today, Makeda has decided it's high time to move out and make her own life. In Cheerful Rest, Makeda finds exactly what she's been looking for: an opportunity to live apart from Abby. But when her father goes missing, Makeda will have to discover her own talent if she's to have a hope of saving him
Conjunction 39 : the new wave fabulists ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So long been dreaming : postcolonial visions of the future ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under glass by Nalo Hopkinson( )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sheeny lives in a world scoured clean by the glass wind that comes roaring out of the empty space where a mountain used to be. A wind whose gusts can strip flesh from bone and whose breezes leave a dust of glass so fine it accumulates in the lungs with every sip of air. Delpha lives in an otherwhere, an otherwhen in which no glass wind blows. Her world is poised on the precipice of its reality, needing only the faintest push to fall. And if that should happen, there will be no picking up the pieces. Two women, two worlds, rush toward a shattering collision
 
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Alternative Names
Hopkinson, Nalo
Languages
English (129)
Chinese (4)
Polish (2)
French (1)
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