Arthur C. Clarke

Arthur C. Clarke

Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead, Somerset, England on December 16th, 1917 and passed away at the age of 90 on March 19th, 2008.

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Arthur C. Clarke Stats: The highest rated book by Arthur C. Clarke on Book Notification is Childhood's End, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is Rendezvous with Rama (Rama #1).

The most read book by Arthur C. Clarke on Book Notification is 2001: A Space Odyssey, the first novel in the Space Odyssey series. The second most read book is Rendezvous with Rama (Rama #1).

Below is a complete list of Arthur C. Clarke books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Space Odyssey Books in Publication Order

List of Rama Books in Publication Order (with Gentry Lee)

List of A Time Odyssey Books in Publication Order (with Stephen Baxter)

List of Life Science Library Books in Publication Order (by with Alan E. Nourse, with Robert O'Brien)

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Man And Space
1964
2
The Body ( By: Alan E. Nourse)
The Body ( By: Alan E. Nourse)
1964
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List of Blue Planet Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Against the Fall of Night
1948
2
6
Prelude to Space
1950
3
The Sands of Mars
1951
4
10
Islands in the Sky
1952
5
8.3
Childhood's End
1953
6
6
Earthlight
1955
7
5.7
City and the Stars
1956
8
The Deep Range
1957
9
7
A Fall of Moondust
1961
10
Dolphin Island
1963
11
Glide Path
1963
12
The Lost Worlds Of 2001
1971
13
6
Imperial Earth
1975
14
8
The Fountains of Paradise
1979
15
8
The Songs of Distant Earth
1986
16
July 20, 2019
1986
17
Cradle (With: Gentry Lee)
1987
18
Beyond the Fall of Night (With: Gregory Benford)
1990
19
The Ghost from the Grand Banks
1990
20
9
The Hammer of God
1993
21
Richter 10 (With: Mike McQuay)
1996
22
The Trigger
1999
23
7.7
The Light of Other Days (With: Stephen Baxter)
2000
24
7
The Last Theorem (With: Frederik Pohl)
2008

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Interplanetary Flight
1950
2
The Exploration of Space
1951
3
Boy Beneath the Sea
1958
4
Voice Across The Sea
1958
5
8
Profiles of the Future
1962
6
Voices from the Sky
1966
7
The Promise of Space
1968
8
Into Space (With: Robert Silverberg)
1971
9
The View from Serendip
1977
10
1984: Spring - A Choice of Futures
1984
11
Astounding Days
1990
12
How the World Was One
1992
13
Greetings, Carbon-Based Bipeds!
1999
14
From Narnia To Space Odyssey (With: C.S. Lewis)
2003
15
The Exploration of the Moon
2020

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
9
The Sentinel
1951
2
6
Reach for Tomorrow
1956
3
9.5
Tales From The White Hart
1957
4
Tales of Ten Worlds
1962
5
The Nine Billion Names of God
1967
6
The Lion Of Comarre
1968
7
Expedition to Earth
1968
8
Of Time and Stars
1972
9
The Wind From The Sun
1972
10
A Meeting With Medusa
1988

List of Isaac Asimov's Anthology Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Isaac Asimov's Worlds of Science Fiction (By: Isaac Asimov, Tanith Lee, Phyllis Eisenstein, Gene Wolfe, Barry B. Longyear, John M. Ford, Arnie Bateman, Alan Dean Foster, Martin Gardner, Randall Garrett, Rob Chilson, Ted Reynolds, George Scithers, Richard S. McEnroe, Jeff Duntemann, R.N. Bracewell, K.W. MacAnn, G. Richard Bozarth)
Isaac Asimov's Worlds of Science Fiction (By: Isaac Asimov, Tanith Lee, Phyllis Eisenstein, Gene Wolfe, Barry B. Longyear, John M. Ford, Arnie Bateman, Alan Dean Foster, Martin Gardner, Randall Garrett, Rob Chilson, Ted Reynolds, George Scithers, Richard S. McEnroe, Jeff Duntemann, R.N. Bracewell, K.W. MacAnn, G. Richard Bozarth)
1980
2
Isaac Asimov's Near Futures and Far (By: Isaac Asimov, Frederik Pohl, Carter Scholz, Barry B. Longyear, John M. Ford, Jack Williamson, Darrell Schweitzer, John Brunner, Juleen Brantingham, Martin Gardner, Richard Wilson, Milton A. Rothman, Elizabeth Anne Hull, Sharon Webb, Somtow Sucharitkul, Lee Weinstein, Ted Reynolds, George Scithers, F. Gwynplaine MacIntyre, William Tuning, Francis E. Izzo, Paul David Novitski, Lee Russell, Seth S. Horowitz, Tol E. Rant, S. Dale, Julie Flores, Tony Sarowitz)
Isaac Asimov's Near Futures and Far (By: Isaac Asimov, Frederik Pohl, Carter Scholz, Barry B. Longyear, John M. Ford, Jack Williamson, Darrell Schweitzer, John Brunner, Juleen Brantingham, Martin Gardner, Richard Wilson, Milton A. Rothman, Elizabeth Anne Hull, Sharon Webb, Somtow Sucharitkul, Lee Weinstein, Ted Reynolds, George Scithers, F. Gwynplaine MacIntyre, William Tuning, Francis E. Izzo, Paul David Novitski, Lee Russell, Seth S. Horowitz, Tol E. Rant, S. Dale, Julie Flores, Tony Sarowitz)
1981
3
Isaac Asimov's Space of Her Own (By: Connie Willis, Ursula K. Le Guin, Pat Cadigan, Joan D. Vinge, Tanith Lee, Pamela Sargent, Lee Killough, Mary Gentle, Mildred Downey Broxon, Shawna McCarthy, Sharon Webb, Leigh Kennedy, Stephanie A. Smith, Cherie Wilkerson, Julie Stevens, Sydney J. Van Scyoc, Cyn Mason, P.A. Kagan, P.J. MacQuarrie, Janet O. Jeppson, Beverly Grant, Hope Athearn)
Isaac Asimov's Space of Her Own (By: Connie Willis, Ursula K. Le Guin, Pat Cadigan, Joan D. Vinge, Tanith Lee, Pamela Sargent, Lee Killough, Mary Gentle, Mildred Downey Broxon, Shawna McCarthy, Sharon Webb, Leigh Kennedy, Stephanie A. Smith, Cherie Wilkerson, Julie Stevens, Sydney J. Van Scyoc, Cyn Mason, P.A. Kagan, P.J. MacQuarrie, Janet O. Jeppson, Beverly Grant, Hope Athearn)
1983
4
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Shawna McCarthy)
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Shawna McCarthy)
1985
5
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Connie Willis, George R.R. Martin, Ron Goulart, John Kessel, George Alec Effinger, Robert Thurston, Tanith Lee, Lucius Shepard, Scott Baker, Lillian Carl, Juleen Brantingham, Lee Killough, Ian McDowell, Daphne Castell, Sharon N. Farber, Richard Kearns, Shawna McCarthy, Leigh Kennedy, Gregg Keizer, Kristi Olesen)
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Connie Willis, George R.R. Martin, Ron Goulart, John Kessel, George Alec Effinger, Robert Thurston, Tanith Lee, Lucius Shepard, Scott Baker, Lillian Carl, Juleen Brantingham, Lee Killough, Ian McDowell, Daphne Castell, Sharon N. Farber, Richard Kearns, Shawna McCarthy, Leigh Kennedy, Gregg Keizer, Kristi Olesen)
1989
6
Isaac Asimov's Aliens (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1991
7
Isaac Asimov's Robots (By: Isaac Asimov, Rob Chilson)
1991
8
Isaac Asimov's SF-Lite (By: Isaac Asimov, John M. Ford)
1993
9
Isaac Asimov's War (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1993
10
Isaac Asimov's Cyberdreams (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1994
11
Isaac Asimov's Skin Deep (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1995
12
Isaac Asimov's Ghosts (By: Isaac Asimov, Terry Bisson)
1995
13
Isaac Asimov's Christmas (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1997
14
Isaac Asimov's Camelot (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois, Eleanor Arnason)
1998
15
Isaac Asimov's Detectives (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
1998
16
Isaac Asimov's Werewolves (By: Isaac Asimov, Suzy McKee Charnas, Gardner Dozois)
1999
17
Isaac Asimov's Solar System (By: Gardner Dozois)
1999
18
Isaac Asimov's Utopias (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
2000
19
Isaac Asimov's Father Day (By: Isaac Asimov, Gardner Dozois)
2001
20
Isaac Asimov's Halloween (By: Isaac Asimov)
2001
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List of Arthur C. Clarke Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Star Science Fiction Stories 3
1955
2
Great Tales of Action and Adventure
1958
3
Galaxy Science Fiction, September 1958
1958
4
50 Short Science Fiction Tales
1963
5
Novelets of Science Fiction
1963
6
The Bedside Playboy
1963
7
Worlds to Come: New Science Fiction Adventures
1967
8
Tales of Time and Space
1969
9
Futures Unlimited
1969
10
The Futurists
1972
11
Alpha 3
1972
12
Galaxy Science Fiction - October 1973
1973
13
Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow...
1974
14
Other Dimensions
1974
15
Aliens: 3 Novellas
1977
16
The Best of British SF 2
1977
17
The Best of British SF 1
1977
18
They Came from Outer Space: 12 Classic Science Fiction Tales That Became Major Motion Pictures
1979
19
The Arbor House Treasury of Great Science Fiction Short Novels
1980
20
The Arbor House Treasury of Modern Science Fiction
1980
21
Isaac Asimov's Worlds of Science Fiction
1980
22
Isaac Asimov's Near Futures and Far
1981
23
Science Fiction A to Z
1982
24
Space Odyssey
1983
25
Isaac Asimov's Space of Her Own
1983
26
Fourth Planet from the Sun
1984
27
Great Science Fiction Stories by the World's Greatest Scientists
1985
28
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy!
1985
29
Battlefields Beyond Tomorrow
1987
30
Science Fiction Stories
1988
31
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy!
1989
32
Drabble II: Double Century
1990
33
Isaac Asimov's Aliens
1991
34
Isaac Asimov's Robots
1991
35
Isaac Asimov's SF-Lite
1993
36
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Tenth Annual Collection
1993
37
Isaac Asimov's War
1993
38
Isaac Asimov's Cyberdreams
1994
39
Isaac Asimov's Skin Deep
1995
40
Isaac Asimov's Ghosts
1995
41
The Ultimate Alien
1995
42
Isaac Asimov's Christmas
1997
43
Isaac Asimov's Camelot
1998
44
Isaac Asimov's Detectives
1998
45
The Young Oxford Book of Aliens
1999
46
Bangs & Whimpers: Stories about The End of The World
1999
47
Isaac Asimov's Werewolves
1999
48
Isaac Asimov's Solar System
1999
49
Isaac Asimov's Utopias
2000
50
Isaac Asimov's Father Day
2001
51
Isaac Asimov's Halloween
2001
52
The Hard SF Renaissance
2003
53
The Colours of Infinity: The Beauty, The Power and the Sense of Fractals
2004
54
The World Turned Upside Down
2005
55
Galileo's Children
2005
56
Elemental: The Tsunami Relief Anthology
2006
57
The Mammoth Book of Mindblowing SF
2009
58
From the Pen of Paul: The Fantastic Images of Frank R. Paul
2009
59
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction
2010
60
The End of the World: Stories of the Apocalypse
2010
61
Bug-Eyed Monsters & Bimbos
2011
62
The Sixth Science Fiction Megapack
2013
63
In Space No One Can Hear You Scream
2013
64
The Ninth Science Fiction Megapack
2014
65
The Baen Big Book of Monsters
2014
66
Grave Predictions
2016
67
Infinite Stars
2019
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Arthur C. Clarke: Biography

Arthur C. Clarke (Arthur Charles Clarke) was born on December 16th, 1917. Arthur passed away March 19th, 2008 at 90 years old. Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead, Somerset, England. Clarke attended King's College London where he received a B.S. in Mathematics and Physics.

Arthur C. Clarke (Arthur Charles Clarke) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 24 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1948 with the novel Against the Fall of Night. The most recently released novel was The Last Theorem which was released in 2008.

Arthur C. Clarke also wrote the Non-Fiction Books series which has 15 books including Interplanetary Flight and The Exploration of Space.

Arthur C. Clarke: Awards & Accolades

Clarke's books have won multiple awards, Rendezvous with Rama won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1974 as well as the Seiun Award - Best Translated Long Work in 1980. A Meeting With Medusa won the Seiun Award, Best Translated Short Story, in 1974. The Fountains of Paradise won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1980.

Arthur C. Clarke books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Childhood's End was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1954. A Fall of Moondust was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1963. 2010: Odyssey Two was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1983. Astounding Days was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Related Work, in 1990. The Light of Other Days was nominated for the Seiun Award, Best Translated Long Work, in 2001. The Collected Stories of Arthur C. Clarke was nominated for the Audie Award, Best Short Stories or Collections, in 2017.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Arthur C. Clarke are:

  1. Isaac Asimov, author of the Foundation Series.
  2. Frank Herbert, author of the Dune Series.
  3. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Lord of the Rings Series.
  5. Ray Bradbury, author of the novel: Fahrenheit 451.

Arthur C. Clarke: F.A.Q

When was Arthur C. Clarke Born?

Arthur C. Clarke was born on December 16th, 1917.

When did Arthur C. Clarke die?

Arthur C. Clarke died on March 19th, 2008 at 90 years old.

Where was Arthur C. Clarke Born?

Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead, Somerset, England.

What book awards has Arthur C. Clarke won?

Rendezvous with Rama: Hugo Award Best Novel (1974), Seiun Award Best Translated Long Work (1980).
A Meeting With Medusa: Seiun Award Best Translated Short Story (1974).
The Fountains of Paradise: Hugo Award Best Novel (1980).

What was the first book Arthur C. Clarke wrote?

The first novel written by Arthur C. Clarke was Against the Fall of Night, published in 1948.

What was the most recent book Arthur C. Clarke wrote?

His most recently released work was The Exploration of the Moon (a short story) on May 24th, 2020.

How many books has Arthur C. Clarke written?

Arthur C. Clarke has written 63 books across 10 series.
  • 4 books in the Space Odyssey Series
  • 4 books in the Rama Series
  • 2 books in the A Time Odyssey Series
  • 1 book in the Life Science Library Series
  • 3 books in the Blue Planet Series
  • 24 Standalone Novels
  • 15 Non-Fiction Books
  • 10 Short Story Collections

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