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China Mieville


China Miéville is the author of King Rat; Perdido Street Station, winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award and the British Fantasy Award; The Scar, winner of the Locus Award and the British Fantasy Award; Iron Council, winner of the Locus Award and the Arthur C. Clarke Award; Looking for Jake, a collection of short stories; and Un Lun Dun, his New York Times bestselling book for younger readers. He lives and works in London.

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

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 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 Mieville, Read by John Lee

Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739384251
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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 Mieville
Read by John Lee

Unabridged Audiobook Download | 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 Mieville, 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 Mieville

Trade Paperback | 496 pages | Del Rey | Juvenile Fiction - Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic
978-0-345-45844-5 (0-345-45844-3)

January 29, 2008 | $12.95

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Mieville

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 Mieville

eBook | pages | Del Rey | Juvenile Fiction - Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic
978-0-345-49723-9 (0-345-49723-6)

February 13, 2007 | $9.99

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Un Lun Dun
Written by China Mieville

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 Mieville

Trade Paperback | 320 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Short Stories (single author)
978-0-345-47607-4 (0-345-47607-7)

August 30, 2005 | $17.00

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Looking for Jake
Written by China Mieville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345476074
Our Price: $17.00
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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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Looking for Jake
Written by China Mieville

eBook | pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Short Stories (single author)
978-0-345-48610-3 (0-345-48610-2)

August 30, 2005 | $12.99

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Looking for Jake
Written by China Mieville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345486103
Our Price: $12.99


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

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...

Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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Iron Council
Written by China Mieville

Trade Paperback | 576 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Fantasy - Epic
978-0-345-45842-1 (0-345-45842-7)

July 26, 2005 | $21.00

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Iron Council
Written by China Mieville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345458421
Our Price: $21.00
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Following Perdido Street Station and The Scar, acclaimed author China Miéville returns with his hugely anticipated Del Rey hardcover debut. With a fresh and fantastical band of characters, he carries us back to the decadent squalor of New Crobuzon—this time, decades later.

It is a time of wars and revolutions, conflict and...

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At the Mountains of Madness
Written by H.P. Lovecraft
Introduction by China Mieville

eBook | pages | Modern Library | Fiction - Horror; Fiction - Science Fiction
978-1-58836-475-3 (1-58836-475-5)

June 14, 2005 | $12.99

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At the Mountains of Madness
Written by H.P. Lovecraft, Introduction by China Mieville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588364753
Our Price: $12.99


Introduction by China Miéville

Long acknowledged as a master of nightmarish visions, H. P. Lovecraft established the genuineness and dignity of his own pioneering fiction in 1931 with his quintessential work of supernatural horror, At the Mountains of Madness. The deliberately told and increasingly chilling recollection of an Antarctic expedition’s uncanny discoveries–and...

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At the Mountains of Madness
Written by H.P. Lovecraft
Introduction by China Mieville

Trade Paperback | 224 pages | Modern Library | Fiction - Horror; Fiction - Science Fiction
978-0-8129-7441-6 (0-8129-7441-7)

June 14, 2005 | $17.00

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At the Mountains of Madness
Written by H.P. Lovecraft, Introduction by China Mieville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974416
Our Price: $17.00
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Introduction by China Miéville

Long acknowledged as a master of nightmarish visions, H. P. Lovecraft established the genuineness and dignity of his own pioneering fiction in 1931 with his quintessential work of supernatural horror, At the Mountains of Madness. The deliberately told and increasingly chilling recollection of an Antarctic expedition’s uncanny discoveries–and...

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Iron Council
Written by China Mieville

eBook | pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction; Fiction - Fantasy - Epic
978-0-345-47854-2 (0-345-47854-1)

July 27, 2004 | $13.99

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Iron Council
Written by China Mieville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345478542
Our Price: $13.99


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

Following Perdido Street Station and The Scar, acclaimed author China Miéville returns with his hugely anticipated Del Rey hardcover debut. With a fresh and fantastical band of characters, he carries us back to the decadent squalor of New Crobuzon—this time, decades...

Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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The Scar
Written by China Mieville

Paperback | 608 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction - High Tech
978-0-345-46001-1 (0-345-46001-4)

June 29, 2004 | $10.99

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The Scar
Written by China Mieville

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345460011
Our Price: $10.99
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A mythmaker of the highest order, China Miéville has emblazoned the fantasy novel with fresh language, startling images, and stunning originality. Set in the same sprawling world of Miéville’s Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning novel, Perdido Street Station, this latest epic introduces a whole new cast of intriguing characters and dazzling creations...

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

Paperback | 640 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction - High Tech
978-0-345-45940-4 (0-345-45940-7)

July 29, 2003 | $10.99

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345459404
Our Price: $10.99
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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...

Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

eBook | pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction - High Tech
978-0-345-46452-1 (0-345-46452-4)

July 29, 2003 | $8.99

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345464521
Our Price: $8.99


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

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...


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The Scar
Written by China Mieville

eBook | pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure
978-0-345-45489-8 (0-345-45489-8)

June 25, 2002 | $8.99

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The Scar
Written by China Mieville

Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345454898
Our Price: $8.99


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

A mythmaker of the highest order, China Miéville has emblazoned the fantasy novel with fresh language, startling images, and stunning originality. Set in the same sprawling world of Miéville’s Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning novel, Perdido Street Station, this latest epic introduces...

Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a paperback.

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

Trade Paperback | 720 pages | Del Rey | Fiction - Science Fiction - Adventure; Fiction - Science Fiction - High Tech; Fiction - Science Fiction
978-0-345-44302-1 (0-345-44302-0)

February 27, 2001 | $23.00

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Perdido Street Station
Written by China Mieville

Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345443021
Our Price: $23.00
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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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