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Michael Moorcock


(Michael John Moorcock)
UK (1939 - )
Husband of Hilary Bailey

aka Bill Barclay, Edward P Bradbury, James Colvin

Michael Moorcock is one of Britain's best-known and most respected novelists.

Editor of New Worlds on two occasions, he has won the Guardian Fiction Prize for The Condition of Muzak, the fourth Jerry Cornelius novel.He lives in Texas with his wife.
 
Series
The Stealer of SoulsThe Sailor on the Seas of FateThe Weird of the White WolfThe Sleeping Sorceress
Elric of MelniboneThe Bane of the Black SwordStormbringerThe Fortress of the Pearl
The Revenge of the RoseThe White Wolf's Son: The Albino UndergroundThe Singing CitadelThe Return to Melnibone
The Jade Man's EyesTales of the White Wolf: Michael Moorcock's ElricThe Dreamthief's DaughterStealer of Souls / Stormbringer
Elric of Melnibon and Other Stories
 
The Eternal ChampionPhoenix in ObsidianThe Swords of Heaven, the Flowers of HellThe Dragon in the Sword
The Skrayling Tree: The Albino in AmericaThe Roads Between the WorldsCorum: The Coming Of ChaosKane of Old Mars
Earl AubecA Nomad of the Time Streams
 
Michael Kane (as by Edward P Bradbury)
1. Warriors of Mars (1965)
     aka The City of the Beast
2. Blades of Mars (1965)
     aka Lord of the Spiders
3. Barbarians of Mars (1965)
     aka Masters of the Pit
Warriors of MarsBlades of MarsBarbarians of Mars
 
Runestaff
1. The Jewel in the Skull (1967)
2. Sorcerer's Amulet (1968)
     aka The Mad God's Amulet
3. The Sword of the Dawn (1968)
4. The Runestaff (1969)
     aka The Secret of the Runestaff
Hawkmoon: The Jewel in the Skull / The Mad God's Amulet / The Sword of the Dawn / The Runestaff (omnibus) (1992)
Jewel and Amulet (omnibus) (2015)
The Jewel in the SkullSorcerer's AmuletThe Sword of the DawnThe Runestaff
Hawkmoon: The Jewel in the Skull / The Mad God's Amulet / The Sword of the Dawn / The RunestaffJewel and Amulet
 
The Final ProgrammeThe English AssassinA Cure for CancerThe Condition of Muzak
The Lives and Times of Jerry Cornelius: Stories of the Comic ApocalypseThe Adventures of Una Persson and Catherine Cornelius in the Twentieth CenturyThe Entropy TangoThe Opium General
The Cornelius Chronicles, Vol. IIThe New Nature of the CatastropheFiring the CathedralThe Cornelius Quartet: The Final Program, a Cure for Cancer, the English Assassin, and the Condition of Muzak
Jerry Cornell's Comic CapersA Cornelius Calendar
 
Karl Glogaver
Behold the Man (1969)
Behold the Man
 
The Knight of the SwordsThe Queen of the SwordsThe King of the SwordsThe Bull and the Spear
The Oak and the RamThe Sword and the StallionThe Chronicles of Corum: The Bull and the Spear. The Oak and the Ram. The Sword and the StallionSwords of Corum: The Knight of the Swords. The Queen of the Swords. The King of the Swords
Corum: The Prince in the Scarlet Robe
 
The Warlord of the AirThe Land LeviathanThe Steel TsarThe Nomad of Time
 
An Alien HeatThe Hollow LandsThe End of All SongsLegends from the End of Time
The Transformation of Miss Mavis MingElric at the End of TimeTales from the End of Time
 
Count BrassThe Champion of GarathormThe Quest for Tanelorn
 
The Time of the HawklordsQueens of Deliria
 
The Warhound and the World's PainThe Brothel in RosenstrasseThe City in the Autumn StarsLunching with the Antichrist
Von Bek
 
Byzantium EnduresThe Laughter of CarthageJerusalem CommandsThe Vengeance of Rome
 
BloodFabulous HarboursThe War Amongst the Angels
 
The Elric Saga Part II : The Vanishing Tower; Bane of the Black Sword / StormbringerThe Elric Saga: Part I: (Elric of MelniboneSailor on the Seas of Fate / Weird of the White WolfThe Elric Saga: Part III : Fortress of the Pearl / Revenge of the Rose)The Elric Saga: Part IV : Dreamthief's Daughter / Skrayling Tree / White Wolf's Son)
 
Elric: The Stealer of SoulsElric: To Rescue TanelornElric: The Sleeping SorceressElric: Duke Elric
Elric: In the Dream RealmsElric: Swords and Roses
 
Elric: The Moonbeam Roads
1. Daughter of Dreams (2013)
2. Destiny's Brother (2013)
3. Son of the Wolf (2013)
The Moonbeam Roads (omnibus) (2014)
Daughter of DreamsDestiny's BrotherSon of the WolfThe Moonbeam Roads
 
Sanctuary of the White Friar
1. The Whispering Swarm (2015)
The Whispering Swarm
 
Novels
The Fireclown (1965)
     aka The Winds of Limbo
The Sundered Worlds (1965)
     aka The Blood Red Game
The Deep Fix (1966) (as by James Colvin)
Printer's Devil (1966) (as by Bill Barclay)
Somewhere in the Night (1966) (as by Bill Barclay)
The Twilight Man (1966)
     aka The Shores of Death
The Wrecks of Time (1967)
     aka The Rituals of Infinity
The Black Corridor (1969) (with Hilary Bailey)
The Ice Schooner (1969)
The Time Dweller (1969)
The Chinese Agent (1970)
Breakfast in the Ruins (1971)
The Distant Suns (1975) (with Philip James)
The Golden Barge (1977)
Gloriana (1978)
     aka Gloriana, or the Unfulfill'd Queen
The Real Life Mr Newman (1979)
The Russian Intelligence (1980)
Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (1980)
Mother London (1988)
Sailing to Utopia (1993)
King of the City (2000)
Silverheart (2000) (with Storm Constantine)
The FireclownThe Sundered WorldsThe Deep FixPrinter's Devil
Somewhere in the NightThe Twilight ManThe Wrecks of TimeThe Black Corridor
The Ice SchoonerThe Time DwellerThe Chinese AgentBreakfast in the Ruins
The Distant SunsThe Golden BargeGlorianaThe Real Life Mr Newman
The Russian IntelligenceGreat Rock 'n' Roll SwindleMother LondonSailing to Utopia
King of the CitySilverheart
 
Omnibus
Multi-DimensionalMultidimensional MoorcockThe History of the RunestaffSwords Trilogy
The Dancers at the End of TimeSojan the Swordsman / Under the Warrior Star
 
Collections
SojanMoorcock's Book of MartyrsMy Experiences in the Third World WarCasablanca
The Prince with the Silver HandTales from the Texas WoodsLondon BoneCities
Breaking Windows: A Fantastic Metropolis SamplerThe Metatemporal DetectiveThe Best of Michael MoorcockModem Times 2.0
Kizuna: Fiction for JapanZenith Lives!: Obverse QuarterlySojan the SwordsmanTravelling to Utopia
My Experiences in the Third World War and Other StoriesThe Brothel in Rosenstrasse and Other StoriesBreakfast in the Ruins and Other StoriesFantasy For Good: A Charitable Anthology
 
Graphic Novels
Michael Moorcock's MultiverseCity of the Beast / Warriors of Mars
 
Novellas
The Birds of the Moon: A Travellers' Tale
 
Series contributed to
Elric: The Dreaming CityElric: StormbringerElric: The Making of a SorcererElric: The Balance Lost Vol. 1
Elric: The Balance Lost Vol. 2Elric: The Balance Lost Vol. 3
 
The Coming Of Terraphiles
 
Anthologies edited
Best SF Stories from New WorldsThe Traps of TimeNew Worlds 3New Worlds 6
England InvadedNew WorldsNew Worlds: An AnthologyMoorcock's Miscellany
 
Non fiction
Wizardry and Wild Romance: A Study Of Epic FantasyFantasy : The 100 Best BooksInto the Media Web: Selected Short Non-fiction, 1956-2006The Sunday Books
London Peculiar and Other Nonfiction
 
Anthologies containing stories by Michael Moorcock
The Spell of SevenWeird Shadows from BeyondNebula Award Stories 3World's Best Science Fiction 1967
Space 1New Worlds 7New Worlds 8New Worlds 9
Spaced OutThe Best Science Fiction of the Year 4Realms of WizardryA Book of Contemporary Nightmares
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume FourGhor, Kin-Slayer: The Saga of Genseric's Fifth-Born SonThe Year's Best Fantasy and Horror Third Annual CollectionConfederacy of the Dead
Blue Motel: Narrow Houses Vol 3TombsPawn of ChaosNew Worlds
The Flying SorcerersThe Mammoth Book of Fantasy All-Time GreatsThe Road to Science Fiction 5: The British WayYear's Best SF 3
The Furthest Horizon
 
Short stories
Kings in Darkness (1962)
The Sundered Worlds [short story] (1962)
Master of Chaos (1964)
The Pleasure Garden of Felipe Sagittarius (1965) (as by James Colvin)
Behold the Man [short story] (1966)Nebula
The Deep Fix (1966)
Wolf (1966) (as by James Colvin)
The Nature of the Catastrophe (1970)
Environment Problem (1973)
Pale Roses (1974)
The Stone Thing: A Tale of Strange Parts (1974)
Ancient Shadows (1975)
White Stars (1975)
The Minstrel Girl (1976)
Hanging the Fool (1989)
Colour (1991)Bram Stoker (nominee)
The White Pirate (1994)
No Ordinary Christian (1995)
Sir Milk and Blood (1996)
London Bone [short story] (1997)


Awards
Nebula winner (1968) : Behold the Man [short story]
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature nominee (1972) : The Knight of the Swords
British Fantasy Society Best Novel winner (1973) : The Knight of the Swords
British Fantasy Society Best Novel winner (1974) : The King of the Swords
British Fantasy Society Best Novel winner (1976) : The Hollow Lands
World Fantasy Best Novel nominee (1977) : The Sailor on the Seas of Fate
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel winner (1979) : Gloriana
World Fantasy Best Novel winner (1979) : Gloriana
World Fantasy Best Novel nominee (1982) : The Warhound and the World's Pain
Bram Stoker nominee (1994) : Colour
World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement winner (2000)


Books about Michael Moorcock
The Entropy Exhibition: Michael Moorcock and the British New Wave in Science FictionThe Age of Chaos: The Multiverse of Michael Moorcock
 
Michael Moorcock recommends
The Winds of Gath
The Winds of Gath (1967)
(Dumarest, book 1)
E C Tubb
"His reputation for fast-moving and colourful SF writing is unmatched by anyone in Britain."
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968)
(Bladerunner, book 1)
Philip K Dick
"Dick is quietly producing serious fiction in a popular form and there is no greater praise."
The Beast That Shouted Love at the Heart of the World
The Beast That Shouted Love at the Heart of the World (1969)
Harlan Ellison
"Written with an almost maniacal energy...the many Ellison enthusiasts here will be glad to have these stories available at last...including a longer, revised version of the Nebula-winning A Boy and His Dog."
The Left Hand of Darkness
The Left Hand of Darkness (1969)
(Hainish)
Ursula K Le Guin
"As profuse and original in invention as The Lord of the Rings...Miss LeGuin makes this book something more than the graceful and accomplished fantasy it most certainly is."
The Moment of Eclipse
The Moment of Eclipse (1970)
Brian Aldiss
"Perhaps his best short story collection for a long while."
The Pastel City
The Pastel City (1971)
(Viriconium, book 1)
M John Harrison
"So much better than other novels in its field that I believe it will in time become a favourite classic among readers of science fantasy."
Our Lady of Darkness
Our Lady of Darkness (1977)
Fritz Leiber
"The best living American fantasy writer."
Path of the Eclipse
Path of the Eclipse (1981)
(Saint-Germain, book 4)
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
"A demon-lover anyone would welcome with open veins!"
Child of Fortune
Child of Fortune (1985)
(Second Starfaring Age, book 2)
Norman Spinrad
"An outstanding book on every level."
Take Back Plenty
Take Back Plenty (1990)
(Tabitha Jute, book 1)
Colin Greenland
"A great, big, magnificent, galaxy-shaking plot that will make you forget to eat and sleep!"
The Fourth Circle
The Fourth Circle (1993)
Zoran živković
"Zoran Zivkovic is a subtle, intelligent, wonderfully inventive writer who brings a fresh point of view, an idiosyncratic angle of attack, to everything he produces. He is one of the finest writers currently at work in the 'New Europe.' Read him and celebrate."
Aisling
Aisling (1993)
(Indigo, book 8)
Louise Cooper
"Louise Cooper is a magical storyteller."
The Winter Inside
The Winter Inside (2000)
Christopher Kenworthy
"Fascinating and original."
Space Wasters
Space Wasters (2001)
David S Garnett
"Don't miss this class act."
The Iron Grail
The Iron Grail (2002)
(Merlin Codex, book 2)
Robert Holdstock
"An inspired and original author."
Night Blooming
Night Blooming (2002)
(Saint-Germain, book 15)
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
"A remarkable combination of historical accuracy, exciting plot, and believable characters dominated by Ragoczy himself-a demon-lover anyone would welcome with open veins!"
The Best Science Fiction of E.C. Tubb
The Best Science Fiction of E.C. Tubb (2003)
E C Tubb
"His reputation for fast moving and colourful SF writing is unamtched by anyone in Britain."
The Talisman
The Talisman (2004)
(Sea Horses, book 2)
Louise Cooper
"Never has the battle of Order and Chaos been better recorded than in Louise Cooper's fantasies ... One of our finest writers of epic fantasy."
Iron Council
Iron Council (2004)
(New Crobuzon, book 3)
China Miéville
"A writer with a rare descriptive gift, an unusually observant eye for physical detail, for the sensuality and beauty of the ordinarily human as well as the thoroughly alien...utterly absorbing."
Gifts
Gifts (2004)
(Chronicles of the Western Shore, book 1)
Ursula K Le Guin
"At all times a storyteller par excellence."
The Dragon's Nine Sons
The Dragon's Nine Sons (2008)
(Celestial Empire, book 1)
Chris Roberson
"A talented storyteller, he has a unique ear, a clever eye, an eloquence all too rare in modern fiction."
The Enigmatic Pilot
The Enigmatic Pilot (2011)
Kris Saknussemm
"Enigmatic Pilot could have been written by a stripped down Pynchon. It's not just tasty -- it's delicious."
Burning Bibles
Burning Bibles (2012)
Alan Wall
"A brilliant, thoughtful writer of enormous originality."
The Raven's Banquet
The Raven's Banquet (2014)
(Richard Treadwell, book 2)
Clifford Beal
"I took a look—and was hooked. Check it out. Fast-paced fantasy / historical adventure."



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