- 2002-05-39 Added an extra edition of Tendeléo's Story.
- 2002-05-17 Added Japanese covers to King of Morning, Queen of
Day and Desolation
- 2002-02-04 Added a forthcoming con
appearance at Novacon.
- 2002-01-27 Added a new publication for The Catharine Wheel.
- 2001-11-20 Added some convention appearances (both new and old).
- 2001-10-25 Added a more up-to-date photo to the front page,
courtesy of Ian McDonald. Also, the John Carpenter film "Ghosts of
Mars" (2001) features a character called "Desolation" Williams and a
cop called "Jericho" and is set on Mars.
- 2001-08-24 Added publication of Tendeléo's Story in a Gardner
Dozois's year's best collection.
- 2001-07-24 Ian McDonald won the Sturgeon Award for best short
science fiction of the year for Tendeléo's Story. [Locus story]
- 2001-04-02 Added a few covers, including the forthcoming reissue
of Desolation Road.
- 2001-03-02 Added information about the new short story White Noise. Also a couple of minor
updates here and there after a letter from Ian.
- 2001-01-26 Added a Japanese translation of Innocents.
- 2001-01-05 Added a convention appearance.
- 2000-11-14 Added an interview by Pete Crowther
- 2000-11-08 Added a separate page about Ares Express, out in March. Also
added the cover of the Finnish translation of Scissors Cut Paper Wrap
- 2000-10-01 Added a Czech translation of Vivaldi.
- 2000-09-20 Added lots of publishing information to the German
- 2000-09-19 Added some information about the German edition of Kirinya. Added cover scans of the
German editions of Kirinya and Chaga
and better versions of Tendeléo's
Story and the German edition of Sacrifice of Fools.
- 2000-09-14 I got a letter from Ian telling what he's been up to
lately, so there are updates to forthcoming books
(Cyberabad), film projects (updates to
listed ones and two new ones), and cons.
Added a review to Hearts, Hands and
- 2000-09-01 Added Robert Silverberg's introduction to
- 2000-08-28 Updated the Tendeléo's Story page with the
cover blurb. Also added a note about Cyberabad and a couple of
film projects (If you live in Britain and can
tape this when it appear or tell me when it will air I'd very much
appreciate it!). Also added more reviews to the Kirinya and Chaga. Added the Wanted! page. Added reviews of Speaking in Tongues and
Scissors Cut Paper
Wrap Stone by John Clute.
- 2000-08-11 Added a page for Tendeléo's Story.
- 2000-04-10 Added some vague information about a forthcoming novella.
- 1999-12-14 Updated the information about Ares Express.
- 1999-12-07 Updated the information about Doomwatch. Apparently, it will air today.
- 1999-08-25 Created a criticism page
to collect information about articles, interviews and such things.
- 1999-08-19 Fixed a number of broken links.
- 1999-08-18 Added a review of Necroville by
- 1999-08-16 Added lots of Serbian translations of short stories. Updated the information about
some of the German book translations and added the German translation
of Kling Klang Klatch. Also added some German and French
covers. Also added a new page about special national editions.
- 1999-08-14 Added the new short story Breakfast on the
Moon, with Georges. Also made lots of small additions to the short
story page, most of them tiny and irrelevant to people who aren't
obsessive completist fanatics.
- 1999-08-12 Added information about reviews of Ian's books on the
book pages. I also now have permission to reprint
reviews of Ian's books by Brian Stableford, Paul J. McAuley, John
Clute and others. Some of these reviews are already in place, more
will appear as I find copies of them.
- 1999-08-10 Major update to the book pages.
- 1999-07-12 Added the Japanese translation of After Kerry and the Serbian
translation of Desolation
- 1999-06-23 Added a new publication for The Days of Solomon
- 1999-05-25 Added more publications for Some Strange Desire, Listen, Winning, Toward Kilimanjaro, and The Catharine Wheel. Added
short story Jesus' Blood Never
Failed Me Yet. Added French titles for all the short stories in Empire Dreams.
- 1999-05-10 Slightly updated the information about Ares Express.
- 1999-04-06 Added information on Russian translation of The Days of Solomon
- 1999-02-10 Resorted the short story
bibliography to chronological order. Also added another
publication of Recording Angel.
- 1999-02-10 Added information on short stories translated to Czech
of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria, Rainmaker Cometh, and Toward Kilimanjaro).
- 1999-02-10 Converted all the Japanese titles to small images which
should make them viewable on any machine and also stop messing up the
European characters on those pages.
- 1999-01-28 Added a link to Mecon 2 (where Ian is a guest) on the
- 1998-12-12 Added German title for Sacrifice of Fools.
- 1998-11-27 Added German titles for Hearts, Hands and Voices,
Scissors Cut Paper Wrap
Stone, and Chaga.
- 1998-11-13 Added another publication for After Kerry. Added information about
the Japanese translation of Floating Dogs. Added links from
the short story collections to the individual story descriptions.
- 1998-11-09 Received the Key Resource award from Links2Go.
- 1998-11-04 Received an update from Ian. I have updated the film page and added more information about the
forthcoming novels Stupid Season, Ananda, and Ares Express.
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