Part of his known space series, it is the fourth of five gil hamilton detective stories. Cathouse compiles two stories from the first two mankzin wars books and contains no new material. Larry niven mai este cunoscut in fandomul science fiction pentru legile lui niven. Larry niven is the multiple hugo and nebula awardwinning author of the ringworld series, along with many other science fiction masterpieces. Larry niven books list of books by author larry niven.
Science fiction timeline site larry nivens known space framed site timeline links. But he has opened the mankzin wars period of his known space series into a shareduniverse series, which he edits. Niven s protechnology heroes take the positive position that the problems raised by technology can be solved and are, in any case, a small price to pay for the benefits of technological advance. The childrens hour contains some material previously published in mankzin wars volumes ii and iii.
Patchwork girl is a work of electronic literature by american author shelley jackson. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. She also appeared in walter murchs return to oz as an unbilled extra. Time line of larry nivens known space universe revision 111407.
This page lists short stories and articles by larry niven, which have been published in anthologies and compendia. Larry niven and jerry pournelle are responsible for a number of science fiction classics, such as the hugo and nebula awardwinning ringworld, debt of honor. Listen all the audiobooks full and self help audiobook in this link. The patchwork girl by larry niven book 4 in the known space scifi series 1970. This is a complete bibliography by american science fiction author larry niven. With jerry pournelle, he is the author of the alltime sf classic the mote in gods eye, and subsequent books in the series, as well as the novels in the heorot series. The patchwork girl by larry niven 1980 ace science fiction. There is a complete bibliography of larry nivens works, available on the bibliography page. Voir plus didees sur le theme science fiction, fiction et science. Oct, 2011 patchwork girl is a work of electronic literature by american author shelley jackson.
The patchwork girl is a science fiction novel by american writer larry niven. Order of larry niven books larry niven is an american author of hard science fiction, best known for his ringworld series, which is part of the largely known space universe. The patchwork girl by niven larry seller fantastic literature ltd published 1980 condition fine paperback, very slight nick to the head of the spine edition 2nd printing. See all books authored by larry niven, including ringworld, and lucifers hammer, and more on. Nivens late collections like nivens laws coll 1984 see laws, limits coll 1985, nspace coll 1990, playgrounds of the mind coll 1991 have tended increasingly to resort earlier stories. Make offer larry niven jerry pournelle 7 book lot inferno. The known space book series by multiple authors includes books ringworld, the ringworld engineers, the ringworld throne, and several more. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading the patchwork girl. The most recent additions to the series are the novels fleet of worlds 2007 and juggler of worlds 2008, both coauthored by edward m.
Dec 02, 2016 listen all the audiobooks full and self help audiobook in this link. Larry niven short stories volume 1 2003 larry niven short stories volume 2 2003 larry niven short stories volume 3 2003 the draco tavern 2006 stars and gods august 2010, isbn 0765308649 the best of larry niven november 2010, isbn 9781596063310 graphic novels and comics adaptations. The patchwork girl known space by larry niven illustrated pb 1st ace. The patchwork girl known space by larry niven illustrated pb 4th ace. Starborn and godsons by larry niven, jerry pournelle, steven. The mankzin wars series is a complete list of books and stories in the series, along with brief summaries of the stories. It was written in storyspace and published by eastgate systems in 1995. According to author michael moorcock, in 1967 niven was among those science fiction writers of america members who voiced opposition to the vietnam war.
See the complete known space series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Sep 16, 2011 the patchwork girl larry niven this novel, illustrated in the original editions, features gil the arm hamilton, the detective protagonist of the stories in flatlander most of which were published earlier in the long arm of gil hamilton. Larry niven is a prolific american science fiction writer. Only one person could have been on the lunar surfa isbn 9780441653164 item price. His bestknown work is ringworld 1970, which received hugo, locus, ditmar, and nebula awards. Laurence van cott niven known as larry niven is an american science fiction writer. Larry niven and jerry pournelle work hard to put the science back in sf. All the epic elements are lost, the few good ideas arent developed properly and it is just plain boring. The patchwork girl 1980 three books of known space omnibus 1989 world of ptavvs a gift from earth neutron star omnibus 1991 flatlander. Larry niven books, ebooks, audiobooks, biography barnes. The patchwork girl is also included in the book, three books of known space. Part of his known space series, it is the fourth of five gil hamilton detective stories and the first to be published as a standalone novel in 1980. Standard niven with some new psychic hand abilities. Larry niven awards science fiction awards database.
She first appeared in the patchwork girl of oz history. Much like isaac asimov, his books follow a set of rules, which include. Only one person could have been on the lunar surface. Introduction to burning tower, by larry niven and jerry pournelle 2010 introduction to escape from hell, by larry niven and jerry pournelle 2010. The science fiction writers of america named him the 2015 recipient of. Scraps is a character from the fantasy oz book series by l. Photograph your local culture, help wikipedia and win. Jack cohen who has agreed to help us construct a new ecological creature to be part of a short novel involving some of the characters from beowulfs children.
Larry niven is a wellknown american scifi author who has been writing for the last 50 or so years and is best known for his ringworld sciencefiction series which has received several awards, including the hugo, locus, ditmar, and nebula awards. Wilson writing in the dictionary of literary biography, much of larry niven s fiction reveals a love affair with technology. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Starborn and godsons by larry niven, jerry pournelle. Larry niven science fiction books for sale in stock ebay. Scraps is a teenaged possibly fourteen living rag doll made of patchwork, button eyes, brown yarn hair, a felt tongue, and pearl teeth. Make offer larry niven jerry pournelle 7 book lot inferno, break through, starswarm,pb. Niven has other short stories that take place on mercury, venus, earth, the moon, mars, pluto, the asteroid belt, and of course other star systems. Reading the larry niven books in order involves, however, picking up his fleet of worlds, heorot. Larry niven spectrum literary agency 320 central park west. The links below will display the entries in the bibliography for each particular work. Series isbncatalog id price pages format type cover artist verif. Niven, larry 1938 laurence van cott niven personal.
Reading the larry niven books in order involves, however, picking up his fleet of worlds, heorot, and mankzin. One of the famed american science fiction writers of our time is larry niven whose real names are laurence van cott niven. Its most famous entry is ringworld, one of the very few novels to win both the hugo and nebula awards. Niven je visestruki dobitnik nagrada hugo i nebula, a tijekom sedamdesetih godina dvadesetog veka je bio glavni predstavnik takozvanog tvrdog sfa sto mu donosi savetnicku ulogu u. Larry niven jerry pournelle 7 book lot inferno, break through, starswarm,pb. References a date order bibliography of fiction date title series other authors setting comment 1964 the coldest place short story known space nivens first published short story, published in worlds of if in dec 1964. On the oz kids, she was voiced by lori alan and had numerous infant patchwork kids. Niven has also written fantasy novels, including the series.
Author larry nivens complete list of books and series in order, with the latest. Mar 31, 2017 laurence van cott niven known as larry niven is an american science fiction writer. Larry niven lot 6 books paperbacks ringworld convergent. She is seen in the background at princess ozmas coronation. Larry niven paperback books for sale in stock ebay. The first book in the known space series is ringworld, and it received hugo, locus, ditmar, and nebula awards. The collected tales of gil the arm hamilton novellsamling 1995 fleet of worlds larry niven and edward m. There is a complete bibliography of larry niven s works, available on the bibliography page. Much like isaac asimov, his books follow a set of rules, which include never fire a laser at a mirror. With jerry pournelle, niven outlined this buck rogers novel, based on characters created by philip francis nowlan, john silbersack is the author. The science fiction writers of america named him the 2015 recipient of the damon knight memorial grand master award. Known space is the name of larry nivens largest and bestdeveloped future history series of science fiction stories. Niven rovid ideig a caltechre jart, majd 1962ben a kansasi washburn university matematika szakan vegzett, pszichologia alapszaki specializacioval. Writing separately, larry niven and jerry pournelle are responsible for a number of science fiction classics, such as the hugo and nebula awardwinning ringworld, debt of honor, and the integral trees.
Only the most beautiful girl on luna could have sent a near. Would you believe searching in a hologram like dowsing over a map. Thundertoad animations comparatively primitive cgi version from 2005 featured cyndi. Larry niven project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Attended california institute of technology, 195658. Larry niven and steve barnes came over just after my morning walk and we had a conference on a notion for a new book in the avalon. Convergent series science fiction mass market niven, larry. Lerner 2007 juggler of worlds larry niven and edward m. She was originally brought to life by a munchkin magician named dr. Larry niven is an american author of hard science fiction, best known for his ringworld series, which is part of the largely known space universe. Giving up freedom for security is beginning to look naive. It was later included in the gil hamilton anthology flatlander in a break from his usual arm duties, hamilton is an acting u. Publication date 1981 topics science fiction, american. His best known works are a collection of short stories and books informally referred to as tales of known space.1454 1308 345 638 128 1152 296 1025 463 1209 570 789 352 248 707 1337 415 977 1199 556 456 111 438 1003 1407 1223 1501 1370 1394 566 393 1489 1663 436 1009 291 1200 1403 317 1255 832 954 1230 1277 457