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China Miéville


China Miéville is the author of numerous books, including This Census-Taker, Three Moments of an Explosion, Railsea, Embassytown, Kraken, The City & The City, and Perdido Street Station. His works have won the World Fantasy Award, the Hugo Award, and the Arthur C. Clarke Award (three times). He lives and works in London.

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Railsea
Written by China Miéville
Read by Jonathan Cowley

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Coming Of Age
978-0-307-96736-7 (0-307-96736-0)

May 15, 2012 | $24.00

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Railsea
Written by China Miéville, Read by Jonathan Cowley

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967367
Our Price: $24.00


On board the moletrain Medes, Sham Yes ap Soorap watches in awe as he witnesses his first moldywarpe hunt: the giant mole bursting from the earth, the harpoonists targeting their prey, the battle resulting in one’s death and the other’s glory. But no matter how spectacular it is, Sham can't shake...

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville

Trade Paperback | 368 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Literary
978-0-345-52450-8 (0-345-52450-0)

January 31, 2012 | $19.00

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345524508
Our Price: $19.00
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In the far future, humans have colonized a distant planet, home to the enigmatic Ariekei, sentient beings famed for a language unique in the universe, one that only a few altered human ambassadors can speak. Avice Benner Cho, a human colonist, has returned to Embassytown after years of...



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Looking for Jake
Written by China Miéville
Read by Various

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Short Stories (single author)
978-0-307-97149-4 (0-307-97149-X)

September 13, 2011 | $25.50

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Looking for Jake
Written by China Miéville, Read by Various

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307971494
Our Price: $25.50


What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales–one...

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville

eBook | 368 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Literary
978-0-345-52451-5 (0-345-52451-9)

May 17, 2011 | $12.99

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345524515
Our Price: $12.99


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In the far future, humans have colonized a distant planet, home to the enigmatic Ariekei, sentient beings famed for a language unique in the universe, one that only a few altered human ambassadors can speak. Avice Benner Cho, a human colonist, has returned to Embassytown after years of...

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville
Read by Susan Duerden

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Literary
978-0-307-91380-7 (0-307-91380-5)

May 17, 2011 | $25.50

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Embassytown
Written by China Miéville, Read by Susan Duerden

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307913807
Our Price: $25.50


China Miéville doesn’t follow trends, he sets them. Relentlessly pushing his own boundaries as a writer—and in the process expanding the boundaries of the entire field—with Embassytown, Miéville has crafted an extraordinary novel that is not only a moving personal drama but a gripping adventure of alien contact and war.

In...

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville

Trade Paperback | 528 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Fantasy - Epic; Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Literary
978-0-345-49750-5 (0-345-49750-3)

March 15, 2011 | $22.00

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345497505
Our Price: $22.00
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With this outrageous new novel, China Miéville has written one of the strangest, funniest, and flat-out scariest books you will read this—or any other—year. The London that comes to life in Kraken is a weird metropolis awash in secret currents of myth and magic, where criminals, police, cultists, and wizards are...

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville

eBook | 528 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Fantasy - Epic; Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Literary
978-0-345-52185-9 (0-345-52185-4)

June 29, 2010 | $12.99

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345521859
Our Price: $12.99


BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from China Miéville’s Embassytown.

With this outrageous new novel, China Miéville has written one of the strangest, funniest, and flat-out scariest books you will read this—or any other—year. The London that comes to life in Kraken is a weird metropolis awash in secret currents of myth...

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville
Read by John Lee

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Fantasy - Epic; Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Literary
978-0-307-73594-2 (0-307-73594-X)

June 29, 2010 | $29.95

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Kraken
Written by China Miéville, Read by John Lee

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307735942
Our Price: $29.95


With this outrageous new novel, China Miéville has written one of the strangest, funniest, and flat-out scariest books you will read this—or any other—year. The London that comes to life in Kraken is a weird metropolis awash in secret currents of myth and magic, where criminals, police, cultists, and wizards are...

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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville

Trade Paperback | 352 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Fantasy
978-0-345-49752-9 (0-345-49752-X)

April 27, 2010 | $19.00

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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345497529
Our Price: $19.00
   Quantity: 1 


NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, THE SEATTLE TIMES, AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
 
When a murdered woman is found in the city of Beszel, somewhere at the edge of Europe, it looks to be a routine case for Inspector Tyador Borlú of the Extreme Crime...

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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville

eBook | 336 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Fantasy
978-0-345-51566-7 (0-345-51566-8)

May 26, 2009 | $13.99

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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345515667
Our Price: $13.99


BONUS: This edition contains a The City & The City discussion guide and excerpts from China Miéville's Kraken and Embassytown.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, THE SEATTLE TIMES, AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY.
 
When a murdered woman is found in the city of Beszel...



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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville
Read by John Lee

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Fantasy
978-0-7393-8425-1 (0-7393-8425-2)

May 26, 2009 | $23.00

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The City & The City
Written by China Miéville, Read by John Lee

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739384251
Our Price: $23.00


New York Times bestselling author China Miéville delivers his most accomplished novel yet, an existential thriller set in a city unlike any other–real or imagined.

When a murdered woman is found in the city of Beszel, somewhere at the edge of Europe, it looks to be a routine case for Inspector Tyador...

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Miéville
Read by John Lee

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 0 pages | Random House Audio | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction - High Tech
978-0-7393-8426-8 (0-7393-8426-0)

May 26, 2009 | $37.95

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Miéville, Read by John Lee

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739384268
Our Price: $37.95


Beneath the towering bleached ribs of a dead, ancient beast lies New Crobuzon, a squalid city where humans, Re-mades, and arcane races live in perpetual fear of Parliament and its brutal militia. The air and rivers are thick with factory pollutants and the strange effluents of alchemy, and the ghettos contain...

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Miéville

Trade Paperback | 496 pages | Del Rey | Young Adult Fiction - Fantasy - General
978-0-345-45844-5 (0-345-45844-3)

January 29, 2008 | $12.95

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Miéville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345458445
Our Price: $12.95
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What is Un Lun Dun?

It is London through the looking glass, an urban Wonderland of strange delights where all the lost and broken things of London end up . . . and some of its lost and broken people, too–including Brokkenbroll, boss of the broken umbrellas; Obaday Fing, a tailor whose...

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Miéville

eBook | 448 pages | Del Rey | Young Adult Fiction - Fantasy - General
978-0-345-49723-9 (0-345-49723-6)

February 13, 2007 | $9.99

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Miéville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345497239
Our Price: $9.99


BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from China Mieville’s Embassytown.

What is Un Lun Dun?

It is London through the looking glass, an urban Wonderland of strange delights where all the lost and broken things of London end up . . . and some of its lost and broken people...

Also available as a trade paperback.

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Looking for Jake
Written by China Miéville

Trade Paperback | 324 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Short Stories (single author)
978-0-345-47607-4 (0-345-47607-7)

August 30, 2005 | $19.00

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Looking for Jake
Written by China Miéville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345476074
Our Price: $19.00
   Quantity: 1 


What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales–one...

Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

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