Michael Swanwick





Michael Swanwick

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in Schenectady, NY, The United States
November 18, 1950

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This is, I believe, the best version of Surplus to date. Check out that expression! His marks don't normally get to see this aspect of him. And this is the first attempt to capture the likeness of Aubrey Darger I've ever seen. The artist captures, I believe, the quintessential Britishness of him.

Gli Dei di Mosca (The Gods of Moscow), the Italian translation of Dancing With Bears, went on sa... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on April 17, 2014 07:46
Average rating: 3.80 · 26,107 ratings · 2,398 reviews · 41 distinct works · Similar authors
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Stations of the Tide
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Bones of the Earth
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The Dog Said Bow-Wow
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 175 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Dancing with Bears
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 153 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
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The Best of Michael Swanwick
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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“Writing is a matter of finding the appropriate balance of dinosaurs and sodomy


Michael Swanwick

“Perfection is death,' Anastasia said. 'The world is imperfect, but if it weren't, who would love it?”
Michael Swanwick

“The mechanism thus created periodically acts out post-modern notions of cosmology and then deconstructs itself. It has met with great admiration and no little puzzlement.”
Michael Swanwick, A Geography of Unknown Lands

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