Michael Swanwick

Michael Swanwick

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List of Iron Dragon's Daughter Books in Publication Order

List of Darger and Surplus Books in Publication Order

List of Mongolian Wizard Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Man Who Met Picasso
1982
2
Dogfight (in Omni) (With: William Gibson)
1985
3
The Edge of the World
1989
4
Griffin's Egg
1991
5
The Changeling\'s Tale
1994
6
Walking Out (in Asimov's)
1995
7
Radio Waves
1995
8
The Dead (in Starlight 1)
1996
9
The Very Pulse of the Machine (in The Best of...)
1998
10
Wild Minds (in The Best of...)
1998
11
Radiant Doors (in The Best of...)
1998
12
Ancient Engines (in Asimov's)
1999
13
Scherzo with Tyrannosaur (in Asimov's)
1999
14
The Raggle Taggle Gypsy-O
2000
15
'Hello,' Said the Stick
2002
16
The Little Cat Laughed to See Such Sport
2002
17
Slow Life
2002
18
Legions in Time
2003
19
Lord Weary’s Empire
2006
20
A Small Room in Koboldtown
2007
21
From Babel’s Fall’n Glory We Fled
2008
22
Zeppelin City
2011
23
The Trains That Climb the Winter Tree
2011
24
The Dala Horse
2016
25
Annie Without Crow
2021
26
The Star-Bear
2023

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Gravity's Angels
1991
2
Cigar-Box Faust and Other Miniatures
1991
3
Tales of Old Earth
1992
4
A Geography of Unknown Lands
1997
5
Moon Dogs
2000
6
Michael Swanwick's Field Guide to Mesozoic Megafauna
2004
7
The Periodic Table of Science Fiction
2005
8
The Dog Said Bow-Wow
2007
9
The Best of Michael Swanwick
2008
10
Not So Much, Said the Cat
2016

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Universe Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Universe 1 (By: Terry Carr)
1971
2
Universe 2 (By: Terry Carr)
1972
3
Universe 3 (By: Terry Carr)
1973
4
Universe 4 (By: Terry Carr)
1974
5
Universe 5 (By: Terry Carr)
1974
6
Universe 6 (By: John Shirley, Terry Carr)
1976
7
Universe 7 (By: Terry Carr)
1977
8
Universe 8 (By: Terry Carr)
1978
9
Universe 9 (By: John Shirley, Terry Carr)
1979
10
Universe 10 (By: Terry Carr)
1980
11
Universe 11 (With: Kim Stanley Robinson, William Gibson, Carter Scholz, Michael Bishop, Ian Watson, Nancy Kress, Carol Emshwiller, Josephine Saxton, Terry Carr)
Universe 11 (With: Kim Stanley Robinson, William Gibson, Carter Scholz, Michael Bishop, Ian Watson, Nancy Kress, Carol Emshwiller, Josephine Saxton, Terry Carr)
1981
12
Universe 12 (By: Terry Carr)
1982
13
Universe 13 (By: Kim Stanley Robinson, Lucius Shepard, Michael Bishop, Ian Watson, Terry Carr, Bruce Sterling, Leanne Frahm, Bill Bickel)
Universe 13 (By: Kim Stanley Robinson, Lucius Shepard, Michael Bishop, Ian Watson, Terry Carr, Bruce Sterling, Leanne Frahm, Bill Bickel)
1983
14
Universe 14 (By: Terry Carr)
1984
15
Universe 15 (By: Terry Carr)
1985
16
Universe 16 (By: Terry Carr)
1986
17
Universe 17 (By: Terry Carr)
1987
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Anthology series.

List of The Witch Who Came In From The Cold Books in Publication Order

List of Year's Best Fantasy Books in Publication Order

List of Michael Swanwick Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Universe 6
1976
2
Universe 9
1979
3
Universe 11
1981
4
Universe 13
1983
5
8
Magicats!
1984
6
The Sixth Omni Book of Science Fiction
1985
7
Terry's Universe: Science fiction's finest writers join in honoring the memory of Terry Carr
1987
8
The Seventh Omni Book of Science Fiction
1989
9
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, June 1989
1989
10
Third Annual Collection
1989
11
The Best Fantasy Stories of the Year, 1989
1990
12
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventh Annual Collection
1990
13
Slow Dancing Through Time
1990
14
Christmas on Ganymede and Other Stories
1990
15
Isaac Asimov's Earth
1992
16
Omni Visions Two
1994
17
Asimov's Science Fiction, November 1994
1994
18
Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, February 1995
1995
19
Killing Me Softly
1995
20
Year's Best Fantasy & Horror: Tenth Annual Collection
1996
21
Starlight 1
1996
22
Modern Classics of Fantasy
1997
23
Asimov's Science Fiction, May 1998
1998
24
The Good New Stuff
1999
25
Asimov's Science Fiction, February 1999
1999
26
Year's Best SF 4
1999
27
Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, July 1999
1999
28
Asimov's Science Fiction, April 2000
2000
29
Year's Best SF 5
2000
30
Nebula Awards 35 (2001)
2001
31
Supermen
2002
32
Analog Science Fiction and Fact, March 2002
2002
33
The Mammoth Book Of Science Fiction
2002
34
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 15
2002
35
Year's Best SF 8
2003
36
I premi Hugo 2002
2003
37
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 16
2003
38
The Hard SF Renaissance
2003
39
The Year's Best Science Fiction: 21 Annual Edition
2004
40
Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Seventeenth Annual Collection
2004
41
The Fiction Factory
2005
42
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Third Annual Collection
2006
43
Year's Best SF 11
2006
44
Science Fiction: The Best of the Year, 2006
2006
45
Futures Past
2006
46
The Best of the Best, Vol 2
2007
47
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fourth Annual Collection
2007
48
Rewired
2007
49
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy
2008
50
Science Fiction: The Best of the Year, 2008 Edition
2008
51
Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, February 2008
2008
52
From Babel’s Fall’n Glory We Fled
2008
53
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 21
2008
54
The Mammoth Book of Best New SF 22
2008
55
Year's Best SF 14
2009
56
The Mammoth Book of Mindblowing SF
2009
57
Asimov's Science Fiction, December 2010
2010
58
Unfit for Eden: A Postscripts Anthology 26/27
2011
59
The Sword & Sorcery Anthology
2012
60
Some of the Best from Tor.com, 2011 edition
2012
61
Timeless Time Travel Tales
2012
62
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection
2012
63
Year's Best SF 16
2012
64
The Mammoth Book of Steampunk
2012
65
The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 4
2012
66
Some of the Best from Tor.com, 2012 edition
2013
67
Steampunk Specs
2013
68
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF
2013
69
Shadows of the New Sun
2013
70
The Time Traveler's Almanac
2013
71
9.3
Rogues
2014
72
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Volume Nine
2014
73
The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 6
2014
74
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirty-First Annual Collection
2014
75
Far Voyager: A Postcripts Anthology 32/33
2014
76
The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 7
2015
77
Letters to Tiptree
2015
78
Clarkesworld: Year Eight
2016
79
Asimov's Science Fiction, September-October 2017
2017
80
Once Upon a Time Machine Volume 2
2018
81
The Final Frontier
2018
82
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2018
2018
83
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 107, April 2019
2019
84
Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 38, May 2019
2019
85
Devil's Ways
2020
86
The 2020 Look at Space Opera Book
2020
87
Love, Death and Robots: The Official Anthology: Volume One
2021
88
Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 58, September 2022
2022
89
Galaxy’s Edge Magazine: Issue 61, March 2023
2023
90
Clarkesworld Issue 205
2023
91
The Year's Top Robot and AI Stories: Fourth Annual Collection
2023
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Michael Swanwick: Biography

Michael Swanwick was born on November 18th, 1950 and is currently 73 years old. Michael Swanwick was born in Schenectady, NY, USA.

Michael Swanwick is the author of the Michael Swanwick Short Stories/Novellas series which currently consists of 26 novels. The Michael Swanwick Short Stories/Novellas series started in 1982 with the novel The Man Who Met Picasso. The most recently released novel in the Michael Swanwick Short Stories/Novellas series was The Star-Bear which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming novels for the Michael Swanwick Short Stories/Novellas series.

Michael Swanwick has also written the Short Story Collections series which has 10 books including Gravity's Angels and Cigar-Box Faust and Other Miniatures.

Michael Swanwick: Awards & Accolades

Michael Swanwick has won many awards including:

  • Radio Waves won the World Fantasy Award, Novella, in 1996.
  • Starlight 1 won the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 1997.
  • The Very Pulse of the Machine (in The Best of..) won the Hugo Award, Best Short Story, in 1999.
  • Scherzo with Tyrannosaur (in Asimov's) won the Hugo Award, Best Short Story, in 2000.
  • The Dog Said Bow-Wow won the Hugo Award, Best Short Story, in 2002.
  • Slow Life won the Hugo Award, Best Novelette, in 2003.
  • Legions in Time won the Hugo Award, Best Novelette, in 2004.
  • Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Seventeenth Annual Collection won the Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in an Anthology, in 2004.
  • The Dragons of Babel won the Alex Awards, Best Book, in 2009.
  • Letters to Tiptree won the British Fantasy Award, Best Non-Fiction, in 2016.

The following novels by Michael Swanwick were also nominated for these awards:

  • The Man Who Met Picasso: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1983).
  • Dogfight (in Omni): Hugo Award, Best Novelette (1986).
  • The Edge of the World: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1990). Hugo Award, Best Short Story (1990).
  • Third Annual Collection: World Fantasy Award, Anthology (1991).
  • Griffin's Egg: Hugo Award, Best Novella (1992).
  • Stations of the Tide: Hugo Award, Best Novel (1992). Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (1993).
  • The Iron Dragon's Daughter: Arthur C. Clarke Award, Best Science Fiction Novel (1994). World Fantasy Award, Novel (1994).
  • The Changeling\'s Tale: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (1995).
  • Walking Out (in Asimov's): Hugo Award, Best Short Story (1996).
  • The Dead (in Starlight 1): Hugo Award, Best Short Story (1997).
  • A Geography of Unknown Lands: World Fantasy Award, Collection (1998).
  • Jack Faust: Hugo Award, Best Novel (1998).
  • Wild Minds (in The Best of..): Hugo Award, Best Short Story (1999).
  • Radiant Doors (in The Best of..): Hugo Award, Best Short Story (1999).
  • Ancient Engines (in Asimov's): Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2000).
  • Moon Dogs: Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2001).
  • The Raggle Taggle Gypsy-O: World Fantasy Award, Short Fiction (2001).
  • Being Gardner Dozois: Hugo Award, Best Related Work (2002).
  • 'Hello,' Said the Stick: Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2003).
  • The Little Cat Laughed to See Such Sport: Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2003).
  • Bones of the Earth: Hugo Award, Best Novel (2003).
  • Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Seventeenth Annual Collection: British Fantasy Award, Best Anthology (2005).
  • Lord Weary’s Empire: Hugo Award, Best Novella (2007).
  • A Small Room in Koboldtown: Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2008).
  • From Babel’s Fall’n Glory We Fled: Hugo Award, Best Short Story (2009).
  • Hope-in-the-Mist: Hugo Award, Best Related Work (2010).
  • Rogues: World Fantasy Award, Anthology (2015).

Michael Swanwick: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Michael Swanwick on Book Notification is The Postutopian Adventures of Darger and Surplus, the 3rd novel in the Darger and Surplus series.

The most read book by Michael Swanwick on Book Notification is The Iron Dragon's Daughter, the 1st novel in the Iron Dragon's Daughter series.

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Michael Swanwick: F.A.Q

When was Michael Swanwick Born? How old is Michael Swanwick?

Michael Swanwick was born on November 18th, 1950. Michael Swanwick is currently 73 years old.

Where was Michael Swanwick Born?

Michael Swanwick was born in Schenectady, NY, USA and is American.

What book awards has Michael Swanwick won?

Radio Waves: World Fantasy Award Novella (1996).
Starlight 1: World Fantasy Award Anthology (1997).
The Very Pulse of the Machine (in The Best of..): Hugo Award Best Short Story (1999).
Scherzo with Tyrannosaur (in Asimov's): Hugo Award Best Short Story (2000).
The Dog Said Bow-Wow: Hugo Award Best Short Story (2002).
Slow Life: Hugo Award Best Novelette (2003).
Legions in Time: Hugo Award Best Novelette (2004).
Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Seventeenth Annual Collection: Bram Stoker Awards Superior Achievement in an Anthology (2004).
The Dragons of Babel: Alex Awards Best Book (2009).
Letters to Tiptree: British Fantasy Award Best Non-Fiction (2016).

What was the first book Michael Swanwick wrote?

The first novel written by Michael Swanwick was Universe 11, published in 1981.

What was the most recent book Michael Swanwick wrote?

His most recently released work was The Star-Bear (a short story) on June 7th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Michael Swanwick?

Michael Swanwick does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Michael Swanwick written?

Michael Swanwick has written 60 books across 11 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
  • 3 books in the Iron Dragon's Daughter Series
  • 3 books in the Darger and Surplus Series
  • 9 books in the Mongolian Wizard Series
  • 5 Standalone Novels
  • 25 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 10 Short Story Collections
  • 3 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 William Gibson Short Stories/Novellas
  • 1 book in the The Witch Who Came In From The Cold Series
  • 1 book in the Year's Best Fantasy Series

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