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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Julian May  

Pen Name: Bob Cunningham, Thorne, Jean Wright Thorne, Lee N. Falconer

Genre:

Audience: Adult;

Born: Chicago, Illinois


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Illinois Connection

Julian May grew up in Elmwood Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago

Biographical and Professional Information

Julian May is a science fiction, fantasy, horror, science and children's writer who also uses several literary pseudonyms, best known for her Saga of Pliocene Exile (Saga of the Exiles in the UK) and Galactic Milieu Series books.


Published Works

    This is a sampling of the over 200 books Julian May has written!
  • The Adversary, Houghton, 1984
  • Black Trillium (with Marion Zimmer Bradley and Andre Norton) , Doubleday, 1990
  • Blood Trillium, Bantam Spectra, 1992
  • Jack the Bodiless, Knopf, 1992
  • Magnificat, Knopf, 1996
  • Orion Arm, Del Rey, 2000
  • Sagittarius, Del Rey, 2001
  • Conqueror's Moon (Boreal Moon Tale 1), Voyager, 2004
  • Sorcerer's Moon (The Boreal Moon Tale), Ace, 2006


Selected Titles At Your Library

The adversary /
ISBN: 0395344107. OCLC Number:

Houghton Mifflin,. Boston :. 1984.

Science and fantasy combine with rousing adventure. The finale of the Saga of Pliocene exile.

Black Trillium /
ISBN: 0586211020. OCLC Number:

Doubleday,. New York :. 1990.

Three infant princesses receive the mystically protective Black Trillium at birth and learn to use their strengths and conquer their weaknesses to withstand the dangers that face them.

Blood trillium /
ISBN: 0586211616. OCLC Number:

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The royal house of Ruwenda is threatened by a sorcerer whose goal is to control the world of the Three Moons.

Jack the bodiless :
ISBN: 0679409505. OCLC Number:

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On Earth, in the year 2051, human beings struggle to understand and control superhuman powers that will define their future.

Magnificat /
ISBN: 0345362497. OCLC Number:

Ballantine Books,. New York :. 1997, ©1996.

Follows the continuing adventures of mutant genius Jack the Bodiless, the metapsychical Dorothea, and Fury, the insane metapsychical creature out to rule all humankind.

Orion arm :
ISBN: 0006482147. OCLC Number:

HarperCollins,. London :. 1999.

After Helly Spur's attempts to break the Galapharma conspiracy with the Haluk against the Human Worlds, this carries on where "Perseus Spur" left off. Helly and his companions attempt to capture a crucial witness to the conspiracy, who has taken refuge on a hostile planet.

Sagittarius whorl /
ISBN: 0006482155. OCLC Number:

Voyager,. London :. ©2001

Conqueror's moon /
ISBN: 0007123205. OCLC Number:

Voyager,. London :. 2004.

Sorcerer's moon /
ISBN: 044101383X. OCLC Number:

Ace Books,. New York :. 2006.

451 p. :


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