Books by John Shirley

CRAWLERS by John Shirley
THRILLERS
Released: Nov. 4, 2003

"Robotic nanocells!! Taking over!! Definitely bad news."
Really, really, really, really gruesome and Shirleyesque. Read full book review >
DEMONS by John Shirley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 1, 2002

"Masterful, amusing, and sent from Mars."
Kirkus panned Shirley's Boschian The View from Hell as "Without question the worst book of the year" (2001), and Shirley charged us with missing the human side of his hellscape in a novel that remains the year's grisliest lurid fiction. Read full book review >
THE VIEW FROM HELL by John Shirley
THRILLERS
Released: Jan. 15, 2001

Laughably overpriced wacko novel that is the Plan Nine from Outer Space of horror titles and deserves burial under a mound of manure. Read full book review >

SILICON EMBRACE by John Shirley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 1996

A sort of companion volume to Shirley's fine alien-contact yarn, A Splendid Chaos (1988), with many of the ideas recurring or undergoing redevelopment. Read full book review >

WETBONES by John Shirley
THRILLERS
Released: Jan. 1, 1992

G-R-R-I-S-L-Y...by the author of A Splendid Chaos (1988). Horrible as this is, it has redeeming values, one being its warning against addictive pleasures and too much partying. Read full book review >