Books by Paul J. McAuley

SHRINE OF STARS by Paul J. McAuley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"McAuley brings his brilliantly imaginative saga to a rewarding, compelling conclusion: overall, a landmark of far-future science fiction."
Final part of McAuley's extraordinary far-future trilogy about the artificial world of Confluence (Ancients of Days, 1999, etc.). Read full book review >
ANCIENTS OF DAYS by Paul J. McAuley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 6, 1999

"Once again, rich, challenging, and inventive, with a satisfying complexity: another extraordinary installment."
More or less independently intelligible sequel to Child of the River (1998). Read full book review >
PASQUALE'S ANGEL by Paul J. McAuley
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 1995

"Minutely observed, with a fascinating mÇlange of historical and imaginary characters—yet for all its hard work: dismal, forbidding, and tough to get involved with."
 The science-fiction subgenre of Victorian ``steampunk'' is well-established—but what might McAuley's latest mind-boggling venture (Red Dust, 1994, etc.), which places the Industrial Revolution back in Renaissance Italy, be called? Read full book review >
RED DUST by Paul J. McAuley
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Superb."
 An extraordinary saga, set somewhat nearer to home than McAuley's remarkable debut, Eternal Light (1993). Read full book review >
ETERNAL LIGHT by Paul J. McAuley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1993

"Flaws and all, a remarkable performance."
 Panoramic, far-reaching, far-future hardcover debut involving black holes, aliens, religious fanatics, and vengeance. Read full book review >