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McAuley, Paul J.

Works: 92 works in 323 publications in 4 languages and 10,536 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Historical fiction  Science fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6063.C29, 823.914
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Publications about Paul J McAuley
Publications by Paul J McAuley
Most widely held works by Paul J McAuley
The quiet war by Paul J McAuley( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Twenty-third century Earth, ravaged by climate change, looks backwards to the holy ideal of a pre-industrial Eden. Political power has been grabbed by a few powerful families and their green saints. Millions of people are imprisoned in teeming cities; millions more labour on Pharaonic projects to rebuild ruined ecosystems. On the moons of Jupiter and Saturn, the Outers, descendants of refugees from Earth's repressive regimes, have constructed a wild variety of self-sufficient cities and settlements: scientific utopias crammed with exuberant creations of the genetic arts; the last outposts of every kind of democratic tradition. The fragile detente between the Outer cities and the dynasties of Earth is threatened by the ambitions of the rising generation of Outers, who want to break free of their cosy, inward-looking pocket paradises, colonise the rest of the Solar System, and drive human evolution in a hundred new directions. On Earth, many demand pre-emptive action against the Outers before it's too late; others want to exploit the talents of their scientists and gene wizards. Amid campaigns for peace and reconciliation, political machinations, crude displays of military might, and espionage by cunningly wrought agents, the two branches of humanity edge towards war
Gardens of the sun by Paul J McAuley( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
The Quiet War is over, but the victory is fragile and riven by vicious internal politics. After a conflict fought to contain the expansionist, post-human ambitions of the Outers, the future is as uncertain as ever
White devils by Paul J McAuley( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
While investigating a reported massacre in a remote region of the Congo, Nicholas Hyde and his team are attacked by a band of ferocious ape-like creatures that could be the result of illegal experimentation on chimpanzees, an attack that becomes part of a massive government cover-up
Cowboy angels by Paul J McAuley( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and French and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Adam Stone's mission uncovers a startling secret about the operation of the Turing gates, and leads him into the heart of an audacious conspiracy to change the history of every America in the multiverse -- including our own
Whole wide world by Paul J McAuley( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
In a world teeming with surveillance cameras and with censors patrolling the Internet, a young woman is murdered before an audience of avid voyeurs, and a policeman who is determined to solve her murder faces a world where people will do anything to control information
The secret of life by Paul J McAuley( Book )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Dr Mariella Anders is recruited for an emergency mission to Mars to discover if there is a connection between an earlier Chinese mission and the strange fungus-like organism that is threatening the food chain in the Pacific
Eternal light by Paul J McAuley( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
For Dorthy Yoshida - abused earthborn Talent and prime player in the secret history of the galaxy - the seeds of destiny were sown a million years in the past...when a giant sun exploded and vast civilizations died in the subsequent blood feuding of ten thousand alien family nations. Or perhaps it all began a dozen years before her birth - when a Greater Brazilian flyby drone was destroyed above a red dwarf star, drawing an uncomprehending human race into a
Red dust by Paul J McAuley( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
On Mars, agronomist Wei Lee finds a crashed space ship with a young woman on board. With a kiss she transmits to him nanotech viruses, giving him the ability to fight a ruling clique on the planet
Pasquale's angel by Paul J McAuley( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
An alternate history novel in which medieval Florence is an industrial town, but the murders and intrigues continue as in the old days. Machiavelli is now a newspaperman and he reports that Spanish spies are killing people to obtain the photographic plates of da Vinci's flying machine. By the author of Red Dust
Child of the river : the first book of Confluence by Paul J McAuley( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
On a planet of hybrids--people with both human and animal genes--an orphan searches for his roots. He is Yama who can operate machines with his mind and he is curious from where came his power
Ancients of days : the second book of Confluence by Paul J McAuley( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 libraries worldwide
A man seeks to learn about a vanished civilization and his place in it. It happens in a world of genetically altered beings with crumbling cities and machines so old no one knows what they are for
Shrine of stars : the third book of Confluence by Paul J McAuley( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Yama, the last descendant of the Builders who created the artificial world of Confluence, is the key to ending the civil war that rages across his world
Fairyland by Paul J McAuley( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 381 libraries worldwide
In a near-future Europe, gene-hacker Alex Sharkey has created a new life form: fairies - genetically-altered dolls with human intelligence. As the fairies develop their own societies, it become apparent that one group has sinister intentions, and Sharkey must try and put an end to their plans
Players by Paul J McAuley( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
A teenage girl, naked and badly injured, is discovered by two fishermen in a mountain forest in Macabee County, Oregon. Before lapsing into a coma, she asks for someone called Billy, and dies before reaching the hospital. She is identified as Edie Collier last known to be living on the streets
The year's best science fiction & fantasy by Rich Horton( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of short fiction for the year 2010 featuring the work of such authors as Elizabeth Bear, Peter Watts, Rachel Swirsky, Steve Gould, and Jay Lake
The invisible country : stories by Paul J McAuley( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
"In a sixteenth-century Venice, transformed by a premature Industrial Revolution, a physician mourning his daughter's passing meets a mountebank with the power to raise the dead."
Mind's eye by Paul J McAuley( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Wanneer een jonge Engelsman op het spoor komt van gliefen, eeuwenoude tekens die het onderbewuste van de mens kunnen manipuleren, ontdekt hij dat huurlingen ze als wapens in hun eigen oorlog willen inzetten
400 billion stars by Paul J McAuley( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 libraries worldwide
In the mouth of the whale by Paul J McAuley( Book )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
A war between human and posthuman civilisations is about to erupt, and it will determine not only the future of the human species, but also its past!
New Cthulhu : the recent weird by Elizabeth/ Gaiman, Neil/ Kiernan, Caitlin R./ Laidlaw, Marc/ Langan, John Bear( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"In the early twenty-first century the best supernatural writers no longer imitate Lovecraft, but they are profoundly influenced by the genre and the mythos he created. New Cthulhu: The Recent Weird presents some of the best of this new Lovecraftian fiction--bizarre, subtle, atmospheric, metaphysical, psychological, filled with strange creatures and stranger characters--eldritch, unsettling, evocative, and darkly appealing."--Page 4 of cover
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