Terry Bisson





Terry Bisson


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in Owensboro, Kentucky, The United States
February 12, 1942

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Terry Ballantine Bisson is an American science fiction and fantasy author best known for his short stories, including "Bears Discover Fire" (1990), which which won both the Hugo and Nebula awards, as well as They're Made Out of Meat (1991), which has been adapted for video often.

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Average rating: 3.79 · 24,153 ratings · 1,531 reviews · 160 distinct works · Similar authors
They're Made Out of Meat

4.13 avg rating — 1,164 ratings — published 1991 — 4 editions
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Crossfire (Star Wars: Boba ...

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3.83 avg rating — 859 ratings — published 2002 — 11 editions
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The Fight to Survive (Star ...

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Bears Discover Fire and Oth...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 442 ratings — published 1993 — 13 editions
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The Fifth Element

3.95 avg rating — 393 ratings — published 1997 — 8 editions
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Fire on the Mountain

3.79 avg rating — 287 ratings — published 1988 — 11 editions
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The Pickup Artist

3.12 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 2001 — 8 editions
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Any Day Now

3.25 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2012 — 8 editions
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On a Move: The Story of Mum...

4.03 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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Talking Man

3.61 avg rating — 80 ratings — published 1987 — 4 editions
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“I thought you just told me they used radio.”

They do, but what do you think is on the radio? Meat sounds. You know how when you slap or flap meat, it makes a noise? They talk by flapping their meat at each other. They can even sing by squirting air through their meat.”
Terry Bisson

“This woman was truly what he wanted, and therefore he was truly afraid for the first time.”
Terry Bisson, The Fifth Element
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“Through the door came a being of intense vivacity, impeccable sartorial integrity, and intermittent intelligibility.”
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