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iDlhSWEyuvij4vP8yW_rIuKFI3AHDJ-jiqv-R_vE6kM,E6J2W3fXfB7Cge27ojPptQTSokIJN4urBXmbVzSDPnAThe Committed Men, Hutchinson New Authors 1971. In Viriconium, 1982. The Ice Monkey [short stories], 1984. Viriconium Nights [short stories], 1985.

Climbers, 1989. The Luck in the Head [graphic novel with Ian Miller], 1991. The Course of the Heart, 1992. Signs of Life, 1997. Travel Arrangements [short stories], 2000. Things That Never Happen [selected short stories 1975-1998], 2002. Light, 2002. Nova Swing, 2006. Empty Space, 2012.

Reviews, short fiction & nonfiction in a range of venues including the Guardian, the Times Literary Supplement, Time Out, Arc Magazine, the Independent on Sunday, the Daily Telegraph & the New York Times.

Interview by Richard Lea.

In Viriconium was nominated for the Guardian Fiction Prize, 1982. Climbers won the Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature, 1989. Light shared the James Tiptree Memorial Award, 2003 [with John Kessel's Stories for Men]. Nova Swing won the Arthur C Clarke Award, 2007 & the Philip K Dick Award, 2008.

Two novels are in progress. A new collection of short stories [2001-] is in preparation.

Photo: Julian Richards, 1999.