Frederik Pohl

Frederik Pohl

Frederik Pohl was born in New York City, USA on November 26th, 1919 and passed away at the age of 93 on September 2nd, 2013.

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Frederik Pohl Stats: The highest rated book by Frederik Pohl on Book Notification is Gateway, the first novel in the Heechee Saga series. The second-highest rated book is Beyond the Blue Event Horizon (Heechee Saga #2).

The most read book by Frederik Pohl on Book Notification is Gateway, the first novel in the Heechee Saga series. The second most read book is Beyond the Blue Event Horizon (Heechee Saga #2).

Below is a complete list of Frederik Pohl books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Frederik Pohl is the Heechee Saga Series.

List of Space Merchants Books in Publication Order

List of Starchild Books in Publication Order (with Jack Williamson)

List of Saga Of Cuckoo Books in Publication Order (with Jack Williamson)

List of Heechee Saga Books in Publication Order

List of Heechee Collections in Publication Order

List of Eschaton Sequence Books in Publication Order

List of Man Plus Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

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List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

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List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Best Science Fiction of the Year Books in Publication Order

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List of Undersea Eden Books in Publication Order (with Jack Williamson)

List of Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy Books in Publication Order

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List of The Space Merchants Books in Publication Order (with C.M. Kornbluth)

List of Isaac Asimov's Anthology Books in Publication Order

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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
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Isaac Asimov's Near Futures and Far (With: Isaac Asimov, 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
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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
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Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (By: Shawna McCarthy)
1985
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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)
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List of Frederik Pohl Anthologies in Publication Order

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Frederik Pohl: Biography

Frederik Pohl (Frederik George Pohl Jr) was born on November 26th, 1919. Frederik passed away September 2nd, 2013 at 93 years old. Frederik Pohl was born in New York City, USA.

Frederik Pohl (Frederik George Pohl Jr) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 34 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1954 with the novel Search the Sky. The most recently released novel was Virtual Nightmare which was released in 2017.

Frederik Pohl also wrote the Short Story Collections series which has 23 books including Alternating Currents and The Case against Tomorrow.

Frederik Pohl: Awards & Accolades

Pohl's books have won multiple awards, Gateway won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1978. Jem won the National Book Awards, Best Science Fiction - Hardcover, in 1980. Fermi and Frost won the Hugo Award, Best Short Story, in 1986.

Frederik Pohl books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Man Plus was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1977. Jem was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1980. Beyond the Blue Event Horizon was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 1981. Stopping at Slowyear was nominated for the Hugo Award, Best Novella, in 1993.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Frederik Pohl are:

  1. Frank Herbert, author of the Dune Series.
  2. Orson Scott Card, author of the Ender Saga Series.
  3. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  4. Isaac Asimov, author of the Foundation Series.
  5. Robert A. Heinlein, author of the novel: Stranger in a Strange Land.

Frederik Pohl: F.A.Q

When was Frederik Pohl Born?

Frederik Pohl was born on November 26th, 1919.

When did Frederik Pohl die?

Frederik Pohl died on September 2nd, 2013 at 93 years old.

Where was Frederik Pohl Born?

Frederik Pohl was born in New York City, USA.

What book awards has Frederik Pohl won?

Gateway: Hugo Award Best Novel (1978).
Jem: National Book Awards Best Science Fiction - Hardcover (1980).
Fermi and Frost: Hugo Award Best Short Story (1986).

What was the first book Frederik Pohl wrote?

The first novel written by Frederik Pohl was Prince Henry Sinclair, published in 1951.

What was the most recent book Frederik Pohl wrote?

His most recently released work was Midas Plague on May 7th, 2020.

How many books has Frederik Pohl written?

Frederik Pohl has written 93 books across 22 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
  • 2 books in the Space Merchants Series
  • 3 books in the Starchild Series
  • 2 books in the Saga Of Cuckoo Series
  • 5 books in the Heechee Saga Series
  • 1 Heechee Collections
  • 3 books in the Eschaton Sequence Series
  • 1 book in the Man Plus Series
  • 34 Standalone Novels
  • 6 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 23 Short Story Collections
  • 1 Graphic Novels
  • 8 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 C.M. Kornbluth Collections
  • 3 books in the Undersea Eden Series
  • 1 book in the Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy Series
  • 1 book in The Space Merchants Series

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