Michael Bishop Biography
Michael Bishop was born on November 12th, 1945 and is currently 78 years old. Michael Bishop was born in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Michael Bishop is probably best known for their Standalone Novels. There are currently 14 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1975 with the novel A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire. The most recently released novel was The City and the Cygnets which was released in 2019. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Michael at this time.
Michael Bishop has also written the Collections series which has 11 books including Blooded on Arachne and One Winter in Eden.
Michael Bishop Awards & Accolades
Bishop's books have won multiple awards, Unicorn Mountain won the Mythopoeic Award, Fantasy Award, in 1989. Fourth Annual Collection won the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 1992. At the City Limits of Fate won the Philip K. Dick Award, Special Citation Award, in 1996. The Pile won the Shirley Jackson Award, Best Short Fiction, in 2008. Best New Horror 20 won the British Fantasy Award, Best Anthology, in 2010.
The following novels by Michael Bishop were also nominated for these awards:
- Within the Walls of Tyre: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1979).
- The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series VI: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1979).
- The Monkey's Bride: World Fantasy Award, Novella (1984).
- A Gift from the Graylanders: Hugo Award, Best Novelette (1986).
- Ancient of Days: Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (1988).
- Apartheid, Superstrings, and Mordecai Thubana: World Fantasy Award, Novella (1990).
- Philip K. Dick is Dead, Alas: Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (1990).
- Cri de Coeur: Hugo Award, Best Novella (1995).
- Brittle Innings: World Fantasy Award, Novel (1995). Hugo Award, Best Novel (1995). Mythopoeic Award, Fantasy Award for Adult Literature (1996).
- Blue Kansas Sky: World Fantasy Award, Novella (2001).
Michael Bishop F.A.Q
When was Michael Bishop Born? How old is Michael Bishop?
Michael Bishop was born on November 12th, 1945. Michael Bishop is currently 78 years old.
Where was Michael Bishop Born?
Michael Bishop was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, .
What book awards has Michael Bishop won?
What was the first book Michael Bishop wrote?
The first novel written by Michael Bishop was A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire, published in 1975.
What was the most recent book Michael Bishop wrote?
Their most recently released work was A Few Last Words for the Late Immortals on February 3rd, 2021.
Will there be any more books by Michael Bishop?
Michael Bishop does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Michael Bishop written?
Michael Bishop has written 40 books. 3 books in the Urban Nucleus Series, 2 books in the Will Keats Series, 14 Standalone Novels, 9 Short Stories/Novellas, 1 book in the Non-Fiction Books, 11 books in the Collections.
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