M. John Harrison

M. John Harrison

M. John Harrison also writes as: Gabriel King.

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Settling the World was the most recently released book by M. John Harrison, on August 20th, 2020.

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M. John Harrison Stats: The highest rated book by M. John Harrison on Book Notification is Light, the first novel in the Kefahuchi Tract series. The second-highest rated book is Climbers, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by M. John Harrison on Book Notification is Light, the first novel in the Kefahuchi Tract series. The second most read book is The Pastel City (Viriconium #1).

Below is a complete list of M. John Harrison books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Kefahuchi Tract Books in Publication Order

List of Viriconium Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Tag, the Cat Books in Publication Order (as Gabriel King)

List of Knot Garden Books in Publication Order (as Gabriel King)

List of M. John Harrison Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
New Writings In SF-12
1968
2
New Writings in SF-13
1968
3
New Worlds 6
1975
4
The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series XI
1983
5
First Annual Collection
1988
6
Demons & Dreams: The Best Fantasy and Horror 1
1988
7
Tarot Tales
1989
8
Second Annual Collection
1989
9
The Year's Best Fantasy 2 / Demons and Dreams
1990
10
Best New Horror 4
1993
11
The Giant Book of Terror
1994
12
Best New Horror 6
1995
13
The New Weird
2008
14
An Unreliable Guide to London
2016
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M. John Harrison: Biography

M. John Harrison (Michael John Harrison) was born on July 26th, 1945 and is currently 78 years old. M. John Harrison was born in Rugby, Warwickshire, England.

M. John Harrison (Michael John Harrison) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 6 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1971 with the novel The Committed Men. The most recently released novel was The Sunken Land Begins to Rise Again which was released in 2020. There are no upcoming standalone novels by M. John at this time.

M. John Harrison has also written the Collections series which has 6 books including The Machine in Shaft Ten and Other Stories and The Ice Monkey and Other Stories.

M. John Harrison: Awards & Accolades

M. John Harrison has won many awards including:

  • Climbers won the Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature, Best Mountain Literature, in 1989.
  • First Annual Collection won the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 1989.
  • Second Annual Collection won the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 1990.
  • Best New Horror 6 won the International Horror Guild Award, Best Anthology, in 1996.
  • Light won the Otherwise Award, Best Science Fiction, in 2002.
  • Nova Swing won the Philip K. Dick Award, Best Science Fiction Book, in 2007 as well as the Arthur C. Clarke Award - Best Science Fiction Novel in 2007.
  • The Sunken Land Begins to Rise Again won the Goldsmiths Awards, Goldsmith Prize, in 2020.

The following novels by M. John Harrison were nominated for these awards:

  • A Storm of Wings: British Fantasy Award, Best Horror Novel (the August Derleth Award) (1981).
  • The Floating Gods / In Viriconium: Philip K. Dick Award, Best Science Fiction Book (1983). British Fantasy Award, Best Horror Novel (the August Derleth Award) (1983).
  • Viriconium Nights: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1985).
  • Signs of Life: Otherwise Award, Best Science Fiction (1997). British Fantasy Award, Best Horror Novel (the August Derleth Award) (1998).
  • Travel Arrangements: World Fantasy Award, Collection (2001).
  • Light: Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (2003). Seiun Award, Best Translated Long Work (2009).
  • Things That Never Happen: British Fantasy Award, Best Collection (2004). British Fantasy Award, Best Collection (2005).
  • Nova Swing: British Fantasy Award, Best Horror Novel (the August Derleth Award) (2007).

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow M. John Harrison are:

  1. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  2. Terry Pratchett, author of the novel: Good Omens.
  3. John Scalzi, author of the Old Man's War Series.
  4. Kim Stanley Robinson, author of the Mars Trilogy Series.
  5. Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid's Tale Series.

M. John Harrison: F.A.Q

When was M. John Harrison Born? How old is M. John Harrison?

M. John Harrison was born on July 26th, 1945. M. John Harrison is currently 78 years old.

Where was M. John Harrison Born?

M. John Harrison was born in Rugby, Warwickshire, England and is English.

What book awards has M. John Harrison won?

Climbers: Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature Best Mountain Literature (1989).
First Annual Collection: World Fantasy Award Anthology (1989).
Second Annual Collection: World Fantasy Award Anthology (1990).
Best New Horror 6: International Horror Guild Award Best Anthology (1996).
Light: Otherwise Award Best Science Fiction (2002).
Nova Swing: Philip K. Dick Award Best Science Fiction Book (2007), Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Science Fiction Novel (2007).
The Sunken Land Begins to Rise Again: Goldsmiths Awards Goldsmith Prize (2020).

What was the first book M. John Harrison wrote?

The first novel written by M. John Harrison was The Committed Men, published in 1971.

What was the most recent book M. John Harrison wrote?

His most recently released work was Settling the World on August 20th, 2020.

Will there be any more books by M. John Harrison?

M. John Harrison does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has M. John Harrison written?

M. John Harrison has written 27 books across 10 series.
  • 3 books in the Kefahuchi Tract Series
  • 4 books in the Viriconium Series
  • 6 Standalone Novels
  • 3 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 1 Graphic Novels
  • 6 Collections
  • 2 books in the Tag, the Cat Series
  • 2 books in the Knot Garden Series

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