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Lucius Shepard
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Lucius Shepard was born in Lynchburg, Virginia in 1947. He wrote in many different genres including science fiction and fantasy, cyberpunk, magical realism, poetry, and non-fiction. He published his first short stories in 1983 and his first novel, Green Eyes, in 1984. His other works include Life During Wartime, The Jaguar Hunter, and Two Trains Running. He won several awards including the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 1985, the Nebula Award for the novella R&R, the Hugo Award for the novella Barnacle Bill the Spacer, and the Shirley Jackson Award for the novella Vacancy. He died on March 18, 2014 at the age of 66. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Life During Wartime 509 copies, 10 reviews
The Golden 320 copies, 11 reviews
Green Eyes 303 copies, 5 reviews
The Jaguar Hunter 286 copies, 3 reviews
Barnacle Bill the Spacer and Other Stories (Author) 163 copies, 5 reviews
The Dragon Griaule 154 copies, 3 reviews
The Ends of the Earth 142 copies, 1 review
Kalimantan 139 copies
Softspoken 73 copies, 4 reviews
Louisiana Breakdown 73 copies, 2 reviews
Viator 70 copies, 2 reviews
Eternity and Other Stories 59 copies, 2 reviews
Two Trains Running 56 copies, 2 reviews
Aztechs 49 copies, 1 review
Trujillo 47 copies
Valentine 46 copies
The Taborin Scale 39 copies, 3 reviews
Floater (Author) 38 copies, 1 review
Beautiful Blood 38 copies
Vacancy & Ariel 30 copies
Liar's House 20 copies, 2 reviews
Viator Plus 18 copies, 1 review
The Father of Stones 16 copies, 1 review
Salvador 15 copies
Shades 10 copies
R & R 9 copies
Rose Street Attractors 8 copies, 1 review
Handbook of American Prayer 6 copies, 1 review
Thanatopolis 6 copies
Dead Money 5 copies
Halloween Town 5 copies, 1 review
Surrender 5 copies
Black Coral 5 copies
Dorada 4 copies
Le livre écorné de ma vie 4 copies, 1 review
The Last Time 4 copies
Aymara 4 copies
Piękna krew 4 copies
Abimagique 4 copies, 1 review
Mengele 3 copies
Hobo Nation 3 copies
Vacancy 3 copies
Over Yonder 3 copies
Jailwise 3 copies
Ariel 3 copies
Nomans Land 2 copies
Señor Volto 2 copies
Human History 2 copies
Larissa Miusov 2 copies, 1 review
On the border 2 copies
Visitor 1 copy
The Skull 1 copy
Chinandega 1 copy
Anti-Trek 1 copy
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories (Contributor) 690 copies, 19 reviews
Songs of the Dying Earth (Contributor) 567 copies, 13 reviews
Naked City (Contributor) 558 copies, 41 reviews
Teeth: Vampire Tales (Contributor) 277 copies, 13 reviews
The 1987 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 227 copies, 3 reviews
The 1988 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 215 copies, 3 reviews
The 1985 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 214 copies, 2 reviews
The 1990 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 197 copies, 2 reviews
The 1986 Annual World's Best SF (Contributor) 194 copies, 1 review
Modern Classics of Science Fiction (Contributor) 191 copies, 2 reviews
Modern Classic Short Novels of Science Fiction (Contributor) 188 copies, 2 reviews
The Secret History of Science Fiction (Contributor) 184 copies, 5 reviews
Tails of Wonder and Imagination: Cat Stories (Contributor) 183 copies, 6 reviews
Future on Fire (Contributor) 179 copies, 4 reviews
The Fantasy Hall of Fame (Contributor) 178 copies
The Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories (Contributor) 177 copies, 2 reviews
The Beastly Bride: Tales of the Animal People (Contributor) 177 copies, 3 reviews
Strange Dreams (Contributor) 174 copies
The Dark (Contributor) 168 copies, 4 reviews
Other Earths (Contributor) 164 copies, 4 reviews
The End of the World: Stories of the Apocalypse (Contributor) 155 copies, 7 reviews
Wings of Fire (Contributor) 154 copies, 2 reviews
Eclipse 1: New Science Fiction and Fantasy (Contributor) 136 copies, 6 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Fantasy (Contributor) 136 copies
The Playboy Book of Science Fiction (Contributor) 126 copies
Killing Me Softly: Erotic Tales of Unearthly Love (Contributor) 124 copies, 1 review
Inferno (Contributor) 123 copies, 3 reviews
Supernatural Noir (Contributor) 121 copies, 6 reviews
Salon Fantastique: Fifteen Original Tales of Fantasy (Contributor) 120 copies, 1 review
Little Deaths (Contributor, some editions) 116 copies, 1 review
Science Fiction: The Best of 2003 (Contributor) 113 copies, 4 reviews
Poe: 19 New Tales Inspired by Edgar Allan Poe (Contributor) 112 copies, 4 reviews
Bestiary! (Contributor) 107 copies
Year's Best Fantasy 4 (Contributor) 106 copies, 1 review
The New Hugo Winners, Volume IV (Contributor) 104 copies, 1 review
Hauntings (Contributor) 96 copies, 5 reviews
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2010 Edition (Contributor) 91 copies, 4 reviews
The Solaris Book of New Fantasy (Contributor) 89 copies
Visions of Wonder (Contributor) 87 copies, 2 reviews
Nebula Awards Showcase 2009 (Contributor) 80 copies, 7 reviews
Nebula Awards Showcase 2005 (Contributor) 78 copies
Magicats II! (Contributor) 72 copies
In the Field of Fire (Contributor) 65 copies
Demons! (Contributor) 64 copies
The Best of Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine (Contributor) 62 copies, 1 review
Nebula Awards 23 (Contributor) 61 copies, 1 review
Best Short Novels 2004 (Contributor) 55 copies
Year's Best Fantasy 7 (Contributor) 55 copies
Isaac Asimov's Solar System (Contributor) 53 copies, 3 reviews
Universe 14 (Contributor) 52 copies
Dragons! (Contributor) 51 copies
Future War (Contributor) 50 copies, 1 review
Universe 15 (Contributor) 46 copies
The Year's Best Fantasy Stories: 14 (Contributor) 46 copies
Ripper (Contributor) 44 copies
The Book of Dreams (Contributor) 42 copies, 1 review
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 10 (Contributor) 40 copies
The Silver Gryphon (Author) 38 copies
Fantasy: The Best of 2001 (Contributor) 37 copies
Crucified Dreams (Contributor) 37 copies
Isaac Asimov's Fantasy! (Contributor) 35 copies
Universe 13 (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
Edited By (Contributor) 32 copies, 2 reviews
Polyphony 1 (Contributor) 31 copies, 2 reviews
Bibliomancy (Introduction) 28 copies, 1 review
Polyphony 3 (Author) 27 copies, 1 review
Polyphony 2 (Contributor) 25 copies
Polyphony 4 (Contributor) 25 copies
Great Tales of Madness and the Macabre (Contributor) 22 copies, 2 reviews
Omni Best Science Fiction Two (Contributor) 21 copies
Isaac Asimov's War (Contributor) 21 copies
Polyphony 5 (Contributor) 20 copies
Cinema Futura (Contributor) 18 copies
A Mosque Among the Stars (Contributor) 18 copies, 2 reviews
Night Visions 11 (Night Visions) (Contributor) 15 copies, 2 reviews
Omni Visions Two (Contributor) 10 copies
Universe 16 (Contributor) 10 copies
The Best of Whispers (Contributor) 6 copies
Wassermans Roboter (Contributor) 6 copies
Subterranean Magazine Spring 2009 (Contributor) 5 copies
New Dimensions No. 13 (Contributor) 4 copies
Bifrost n°51 (Contributor) 4 copies, 1 review
Bifrost n°40 (Contributor) 4 copies
Supernovæ (Contributor) 2 copies
Nuove avventure nell'ignoto (Contributor) 2 copies
Subterranean Magazine Summer 2010 (Contributor) 2 copies
Infinity plus two (Contributor) 2 copies
Ten Tales (Contributor) 1 copy, 1 review
Das Blei der Zeit (Contributor) 1 copy
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