Author Archives: Mike

About Mike

According to Locus, I am the all-time leading award winner, living or dead, for short fiction. I have won 5 Hugos (from a record 37 nominations), a Nebula, and other major awards in the USA, France, Japan, Spain, Croatia, Catalonia, and Poland. I'm and author of 74 novels, over 260 stories, and 3 screenplays, and the editor of 42 anthologies. My work has been translated into 27 languages. I am currently the editor of the Stellar Guild line of books, and Galaxy's Edge magazine.

New novel available for pre-order

Stellar Guild, the line of books I edit, which features collaborations between an established star and one or more newcomers of the star’s own choosing, had its 10th book available for pre-order: it’s When Parallel Lines Meet, by myself, and … Continue reading

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Trilogy re-sold to Italy

I just re-sold my “Infernal Comedy” trilogy consisting of Paradise: Chronicle of a Distant World, Purgatory: Chronicle of a Distant World, and Inferno: Chronicle of a Distant World to Mondedori, one of my regular Italian publishers.

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The final Dead Enders book is out

THE CASTLE IN CASSIOPEIA, the third and final book of the Dead Enders trilogy — the first two were THE FORTRESS IN ORION and THE PRISON IN ANTARES — is now in print and available.
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A SOUL EATER parody

My friend Barry Ergang has published THE VOLE EATER, a parody of my novel THE SOUL EATER. You might give it a look: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/640936 — Mike

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And here’s a new anthology

Fascinating new anthology, commissioned by XPRIZE. It’s free — just click on the link — and you’ll find all the stories and artwork. Contributing authors include me, Nancy Kress, Kevin J. Anderson, Greg Benford, Paolo Bacigalupi, Margaret Atwood, and more. … Continue reading

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And another sale

Just sold “A New Reality”, a short story, to the XPRIZE anthology titled Seat 14-C.

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Another sale

Just sold my novelette, “In the Tombs of the Martian Kings”, which originally appeared in Gardner Dozois and George R. R. Martin’s Old Mars, to China’s Science Fiction World Magazine.

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3-Book Sale to China

I just sold the Dead Enders Trilogy, consisting of The Fortress in Orion, The Prison in Antares, and the soon-to-be-released The Castle in Cassiopeia, to SFW, my regular Chinese publisher.

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New collaborative novel now available

My newest novel, The Gods of Sagittarius, a collaboration with my good friend (and frequent bestseller) Eric Flint, is now available from Baen Books, with cover art by Stephan Martiniere.

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SANTIAGO Up For Major Italian Award

The Italian translation/edition of Santiago: A Myth of the Far Future has been nominated for the very prestigious Premio Italia Award. In fact, it’s up for 3 of them: Best Translated Novel, Best Cover Art, and Best Translation. Winner to … Continue reading

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