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Bob Shaw


UK (1931 - 1996)

Bob Shaw was born in Northern Ireland in 1931. After working in structural engineering, industrial public relations and journalism he became a full time writer in 1975. Among his novels are Other Days, Other Eyes, The Ragged Astronauts, The Wooden Spaceships and The Fugitive Worlds. He died in 1996.
 
Series
OrbitsvilleOrbitsville DepartureOrbitsville Judgement
 
Warren Peace
1. Who Goes Here? (1977)
2. Warren Peace (1993)
     aka Warren Peace: Dimensions
Rough Dimensions (1994)
Who Goes Here?Warren Peace
 
The Ragged AstronautsThe Wooden SpaceshipsThe Fugitive Worlds
 
Non fiction series
The Best of the BushelThe Eastercon Speeches
 
Non fiction
How to Write Science FictionLoad of Old Bosh
 
Anthologies containing stories by Bob Shaw
Analog 6Nebula Award Stories 2World's Best Science Fiction 1967Best SF: 1969
Robert Silverberg's Worlds of Wonder: Exploring the Craft of Science FictionUniverse 2Tales of Terror From Outer SpaceThe Best Science Fiction of the Year 4
The Best from If, Volume IIIThe Best Science Fiction StoriesThe Penguin World Omnibus of Science Fiction100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories
AnticipationsUniverse 9New Terrors 1After the Fall
The Road to Science Fiction 4: From Here to ForeverTime WarsGreat Science Fiction of the 20th CenturyFine Frights: Stories That Scared Me
Dark Voices 3: The Pan Book of HorrorThe Ascent of Wonder100 Hilarious Little Howlers
 
Short stories
Repeat Performance (1960)
...And the Isles Where Good Men Lie (1965)
Call Me Dumbo (1966)
Light of Other Days (1966)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula (nominee)
Pilot Plant (1966)
Appointment on Prila (1968)
Communication (1970)
The Cosmic Cocktail Party (1970)
The Happiest Day of Your Life (1970)
Telemart Three (1970)
Invasion of Privacy (1971)
The Weapons of Isher II (1971)
What Time Do You Call This? (1971)
Deflation 2001 (1972)
Retroactive (1972)
Dark Icarus (1974)
A Little Night Flying (1974)
Dream Fighter (1976)
The Gioconda Caper (1976)
Skirmish on a Summer Morning (1976)
Crossing the Line (1977)
Who Goes Here? [short story] (1977)
Amphitheatre (1978)
Small World (1978)
The Cottage of Eternity (1979)
Frost Animals (1979)
In the Hereafter Hilton (1980)
The Kingdom of O'Ryan (1980)
Love Me Tender (1980)
Conversion (1981)
Cutting Down (1982)
A Real Downer (1991)


Awards
Hugo Best Short story nominee (1967) : Light of Other Days
Nebula Best Short story nominee (1967) : Light of Other Days
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel nominee (1976) : Orbitsville
British Fantasy Society Best Novel winner (1986) : The Ragged Astronauts
Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Novel nominee (1987) : The Ragged Astronauts
Hugo Best Novel nominee (1987) : The Ragged Astronauts


Books about Bob Shaw
Bob Shaw: Artist at Ground Zero : A Working Bibliography (1993) by Gordon Benson and Phil Stephensen-Payne
Bob Shaw: Artist at Ground Zero : A Working Bibliography
 

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