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Michael Moorcock - Author


Michael Moorcock is one of the most important figures in British SF and Fantasy literature. The author of many literary novels and stories in practically every genre, his novels have won and been shortlisted for numerous awards including the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Whitbread and Guardian Fiction Prize. In 1999, he was given the World Fantasy Life Achievement Award; in 2001, he was inducted into the SF Hall of Fame; and in 2007, he was named a SFW A Grandmaster. Michael Moorcock is also a musician who has performed since the seventies with his own band, the Deep Fix; and, as a member of the prog rock band, Hawkw ind, won a gold disc. His tenure as editor of New Worlds magazine in the sixties and seventies is seen as the high w atermark of SF editorship in the UK, and was crucial in the development of the SF New Wave. Michael Moorcock's literary creations include Hawkmoon, Corum, Von Bek, Jerry Cornelius and, of course, his most famous character, Elric. He has been compared to, among others, Balzac, Dumas, Dickens, James Joyce, Ian Fleming, J.R.R. Tolkien and Robert E. How ard. Although born in London, he now splits his time between homes in Texas and Paris.

If you like Michael Moorcock you might also like to read books by Richard Matheson, Tony Ballantyne and Christopher Priest.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Michael Moorcock

The Whispering Swarm by Michael Moorcock
The Whispering Swarm
Michael Moorcock
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. The long-awaited first volume in a new series by Britain's master of fantasy is a strange beast indeed. Strongly autobiographical and a hall of mirrors reflecting Moorcock's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2015
Breakfast in the Ruins and Other Stories The Best Short Fiction of Michael Moorcock by Michael Moorcock
Breakfast in the Ruins and Other Stories The Best Short Fiction of Michael Moorcock
Michael Moorcock
A captivating collection of stories that have the ability to conspire against and confound your thoughts and understanding. If you haven't previously read any of Michael Moorcock’s work, you can confidently begin here with some of his most significant tales,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/12/2014

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