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Di Filippo, Paul 1954-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 196 publications in 5 languages and 6,723 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Steampunk fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Stories, plots, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3554.I3915, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Di Filippo
Publications by Paul Di Filippo
Most widely held works by Paul Di Filippo
The steampunk trilogy by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Three tales set in the 19th century. In Victoria, a scientist breeds a replica of Queen Victoria and when the real queen disappears, the government uses her as a replacement. In Hottentots, Massachusetts is threatened by H.P. Lovecraft-style monsters and, of course, Hottentots. In Walt and Emily, Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson travel to the world of spirits to meet future writers
Steampunk prime by Michael Ashley( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
"Discover original steampunk tales in this anthology of stories written before there were actual rocketships, atomic power, digital computers, or readily available electricity. The modern day steampunk genre is a reinventing of the past through the eyes of its inventors and adventures, but this collection is from real Victorians and Edwardians who saw the future potential of science and all its daring possibilities for progress and disaster"--Publisher's description
Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010 by Damien Broderick( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Inspired by David Pringle's Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels, this volume supplements the earlier selection with the present authors' choices for the best English-language science fiction novels during the past quarter century. Employing a critical slant, the book provides a discussion of the novels and the writers in the context of popular literature. Each entry features a cover image of the novel, a plot synopsis, and a mini review
Ribofunk by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Thirteen stories on a world of designer-drugs and human-animal hybrids serving as slaves. The story, The Bad Splice, is on a showdown between a policeman and Krazy Kat, a human-feline outlaw
Strange trades by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of fantasy stories which focus on the theme of work
Fractal paisleys by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Slapstick science fiction tales. In one, an ordinary Joe and Jane suddenly find themselves in command of forces that power the universe and use them to zap their enemies, another explains the real reason for the disappearance of dinosaurs
Top 10 by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Neopolis is a city in turmoil. A mysterious force has the populace in the icy grip of terror and the authorities are powerless to do anything about it. To make matters worse, the venerated Captain Traynor, AKA Jetman, has been unceremoniously replaced. Now the officers must band together, overcome their personal squabbles, and get their city back on track, before it all comes tumbling down on their heads
Plumage from Pegasus by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
In this collection of short, sharp, satirical gems, Paul Di Filippo-noted for his own fiction and criticism, which gives him an insider's perspective-turns a keen eye on the foibles, fallacies, fads and failures of science fiction the industry, mining comedic gold from the gaffes, pomposities and pretensions of authors, publicists, reviewers, publishers, editors, fans, librarians and bookstore owners
The emperor of Gondwanaland, and other stories by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
A collection of fantastical characters who deal in alternative histories and very funny tales. The authors stories are often profound and offer biting insights on human nature
Shuteye for the timebroker : stories by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
The 15 stories in Di Filippo's latest collection show his command of a colorful palette of ideas and approaches. The title tale is an amusing satire of a sleepless 24/7 near-future in which time is traded like a commodity by professional (if sometimes incompetent) brokers. In the screwball fantasy "The Secret Sutras of Sally Strumpet," a male writer hires an actress to play the pseudonymous female "author" of his bestselling chick lit novel
Little doors by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Little Doors; Billy; Moloch; The Grange; Sleep Is Where You Find It; The Horror Writer; My Two Best Friends; The Death of Salvador Dali; Our House; Jack Neck and the Worrybird; Stealing Happy Hours; Singing Each to Each; Rare Firsts; Return to Cockaigne; The Short Ashy Afterlife of Hiram P. Dottle; Slumberland; Mehitabel in Hell
Lost pages by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
You can try to escape from the mundane, or with the help of Paul Di Filippo, you can take a brief, meaningful break from it. In the vein of George Saunders or Michael Chabon, Di Filippo uses the tools of science fiction and the surreal to take a deep, richly felt look at humanity. His brand of funny, quirky, thoughtful, fast-moving, heart-warming, brain-bending stories exists across the entire spectrum of the fantastic from hard science fiction to satire to fantasy and on to horror, delivering a riotously entertaining string of modern fables and stories from tomorrow, now and anytime. After yo
Harsh oases by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Introduction by Cory Doctorow; Aurorae; A Game To Go; Bad Beliefs; Leakage; Everywhere Is Now; Shipbreaker; Harsh Oases; Daydream Nation; Escape from New Austin; Pinocchia; The Singularity Needs Women!; Lignum Crucis; Femaville 29; The Perfect Lover; Cootie Box; Personal Jesus; Elves of the Subdimensions
Roadside bodhisattva by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
You can try to escape from the mundane, or, with the help of Paul Di Filippo, you can take a short, meaningful break from it. In the vein of George Saunders or Michael Chabon, Di Filippo uses the tools of science fiction and the surreal to take a deep, richly felt look at humanity. His brand of funny, quirky, thoughtful, fast-moving, heart-warming, brain-bending stories exists across the entire spectrum of the fantastic, from hard science fiction to satire to fantasy and on to horror, delivering a riotously entertaining string of modern fables and stories from tomorrow, now and anytime. After
Spondulix : a romance of Hoboken by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Chapter One - Beer Nuts; Chapter Two - Honey and the Rock; Chapter Three - Cinderella in Swimtrunks; Chapter Four - Days in the Pantechnicon; Chapter Five - Higher Economics; Chapter Six - Overlooking Sinatra; Chapter Seven - "I Don't Care if I Never Come Back!"; Chapter Eight - Seven with One Blow; Chapter Nine - Bretton Woods; Chapter Ten Taking the Big Dive
Joe's liver : a novel by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Chapter 1 - Laughter, the Best Medicine; Chapter 2 - My Most Unforgettable Character; Chapter 3 - Personal Glimpses; Chapter 4 - Humor in Uniform; Chapter 5 - All in a Day's Work; Chapter 6 - It Pays to Enrich Your Word Power; Chapter 7 - Quotable Quotes; Chapter 8 - Toward More Picturesque Speech; Chapter 9 - Campus Comedy; Chapter 10 - I Am Joe's Liver; Chapter 11 - Drama in Real Life; Chapter 12 - Life in these United States; Chapter 13 - Feature Condensation
Cosmocopia : a novel by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Frank Lazorg falls upon a strange new drug that promises to reinvigorate him as both man and artist. He is suddenly plunged into a world inhabited by monstrous parodies of humanity, living in a culture that bears a skewed resemblance to the world Lazorg knows
Neutrino Drag by Paul Di Filippo( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
<DIV>With twenty tales, a bold lack of restraint, and amazing stylistic diversity, Di Filippo makes strange bedfellows of a range of characters-from Jayne Mansfield to Pythagoras to Disney "imagineers" to the Virgin Mary-fit together inside a bountiful collection of surprises, humor, and the very, very strange. William Gibson has identified his writing as "spooky, haunting, and hilarious," and after you absorb all the shocks, you will inevitably agree.</DIV>
Shuteye for the Timebroker by Paul Di Filippo( file )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Captain Jill; Billy Budd; Slowhand and Little Sister; Underground; Going Abo; Distances; We're All in This Alone; Walking the Great Road; The Mysterious Iowans; Shadowboxer; Shuteye for the Timebroker; The Days of Other Light; The Secret Sutras of Sally Strumpet; Eel Pie Stall; The Farthest Schorr
Steampunk Prime a Vintage Steampunk Reader by Michael Ashley( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Discover original steampunk tales in this anthology of stories written before there were actual rocketships, atomic power, digital computers, or readily available electricity. The modern day steampunk genre is a reinventing of the past through the eyes of its inventors and adventures, but this collection is from real Victorians and Edwardians who saw the future potential of science and its daring possibilities. Steam-powered automobiles, submarines, and robots are featured alongside great airships and spaceships in these bold and creative stories of hope, triumph, and disaster
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Lawson, Philip

DiFilippo, Paul.
DiFilippo, Paul 1954-
Filippo, Paul di.
Filippo, Paul di 1954-
Paul Di Filippo autore di fantascienza statunitense
Ди Филиппо, Пол
Пол Ді Філіппо
Languages
English (101)
Spanish (3)
Russian (2)
Italian (2)
French (2)
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