Julian May


Born
in Chicago, Illinois, The United States
July 10, 1931

Died
October 17, 2017

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Julian May was an American science fiction, fantasy, horror, science and children's writer who also used several pseudonyms including Ian Thorne, Lee N. Falconer and many others.
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4.13 avg rating — 6,707 ratings — published 1982 — 25 editions
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4.23 avg rating — 5,384 ratings — published 1984 — 20 editions
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The Nonborn King (Saga of t...

4.18 avg rating — 5,347 ratings — published 1983 — 22 editions
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Jack the Bodiless (Galactic...

4.18 avg rating — 4,161 ratings — published 1991 — 18 editions
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Diamond Mask (Galactic Mili...

4.21 avg rating — 3,770 ratings — published 1994 — 15 editions
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Magnificat (Galactic Milieu...

4.22 avg rating — 3,334 ratings — published 1995 — 13 editions
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Intervention (Intervention ...

4.26 avg rating — 3,001 ratings — published 1987 — 11 editions
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Metaconcert (Intervention, #2)

4.22 avg rating — 1,449 ratings — published 1987 — 2 editions
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“You have always been alone, always self-centered and fearful of opening yourself to other persons, for to do so is to risk rejection and pain. But it is a risk we are born to take, we humans. We cannot live alone, cannot find happiness or peace alone, cannot love alone. The person alone must always be fleeing, always searching. He flees from the loneliness without end. He searches, whether he will or not, for another who will fill his emptiness.”
Julian May, The Many-Coloured Land

“They say nothing!" the little captain raged. "They only putrid gunner, ship engineer. I, Ba-Karkar, must speak for all!"

Ogu kicked him again. "Then ask what kind help Asahel wants, untranslatable epithet male. Or no more untranslatable for you! Never again in putrid boomer prison."

Her husband gave a choked gasp. "Cruel female!"

"No more sex, either," she added.”
Julian May, Orion Arm

“Only those who are bereaved of all joy in this present world may take refuge in the shadows of the past.”
Julian May, The Many-Coloured Land

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