Tor.com has reprinted China Mieville's inspired introduction to The Borribles, the classic, 1980s urban fantasy young adult trilogy by Michael de Larrabeiti, recently relaunched in the UK.
What happens when Richard Thomas and Leah Rhyne sit down to discuss the China Mieville classic, 'Perdido Street Station'? Read on to find out. Column by Leah Rhyne It takes about an hour for Richard and I to discuss a book, and let me...Show More Summary
James Hunt gives the final issue of "Dial H" by China Mieville and Alberto Ponticelli 4.5 stars, calling the series "one of the most consistent, original and enjoyable series to come out of the New 52."
Novelist China Miéville (King Rat, The City & the City, Railsea) was one of a dozen-odd authors who traveled for a week on a mini-bus with this year’s Palestine Festival of Literature at the end of May. Miéville read his… Continue reading ?
James Hunt gives "Dial H" #13 by China Mieville and Alberto Ponticelli 4.5 stars, calling the series "a great title" and saying of the installment, "This is the issue readers have been waiting for."
Dial H is one of the most unique books DC puts out right now. And we finally get to see the DCU from the perspective of Open-Window Man. OK, so China Mieville’s book isn’t exactly an orthodox superhero book. It features a fat guy and...Show More Summary
Born last year, Paladin Publishing House, the new Romanian imprint specialized in science fiction and fantasy, is already hard at work. With 5 titles published since it was founded, Isaac Asimov’s “Pebble in the Sky”, Arthur C. Clarke’s...Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, we had the opportunity to hear from China Mieville, the award-winning fantastical fiction author who currently writes an offbeat series for DC Comics, Dial H. Mr. Mieville’s writing can be difficult to pin down, but he...
PalFest 2013 -- the Palestine Festival of Literature -- runs 23 through 30 May Among the participating writers from outside the region are China Miéville and Gillian Slovo, and M. Lynx Qualey, of the weblog Arabic Literature (in English) is also participating -- and will presumably be reporting extensively at her site.
Very exciting news. Here’s the Locus announcement plus the full list of categories, which includes as finalists friends like Elizabeth Bear, Cat Valente, Mary Robinette Kowal, Saladin Ahmed, China Mieville, Jay Lake, Paolo Bacigalupi and Cory Doctorow — among many others. Congratulations to all! Here are the finalists in my category of Science Fiction Novel: [...]
A winner of the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, British Fantasy, and Arthur C. Clarke awards (to name a few), China Miéville specializes in the fantastical and the weird. His literary approach to genre themes earned him a legion of fan...
DC's "New 52" is a reboot of all its major superhero comics and several of its less-regarded ones. In the latter category is a silly Silver Age title called Dial H for Hero about a lad from Littleville, CO who can turn into a variety of randomly selected superheroes by dialling "H-E-R-O" on a weird [...]
James Hunt gives "Dial H" #10 by China Mieville with art by Alberto Ponticelli 4 stars, saying the issue has "a genuinely compelling ending that should leave readers more than ready for more."
Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s Dial H #10. Written by China Miéville (The City & The City, Railsea) and drawn by Alberto Ponticelli (Unknown Soldier, Frankenstein:Show More Summary
Out this Wednesday is Dial H #10, the latest issue of award winning writer China Miéville's stellar revival of the cult classic series. In this issue, Nelson and Roxy continue their search for the truth behind the H Dials, as Nelson turns... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
THEATER REVIEW: "The City & The City" at Lifeline Theatre ??½ THEATER REVIEW: "The City & The City" at Lifeline Theatre ??½... Although there surely is a whodunit element to this dramatic adaptation of the novel by China Mieville...
This is what the great fantasy writer has to say about it: This is not a list of the “best” fantasy or SF. There are huge numbers of superb works not on the list. Those below are chosen not just because of their quality—which thoughShow More Summary
Hugo Award-winning writer China Miéville spoke passionately with CBR about "Dial H" and shared his plans to stick with the title for as long as DC Comics and his faithful readers will have him.
SF author China Mieville (The City, Embassytown) lists 50 science fiction titles of particular interest to socialists. Interesting to see the overlaps with what turns up on similar lists for libertarians. A smattering of Mieville's picks and justifications below, with links to Reason's coverage of same. Iain M. Show More Summary
China Miéville is the author of The City & The City, Embassytown, and several other novels — and he's written academic treatises about Marxism. Sometimes, he mixes the two up. He writes about supernatural labor movements (in Kraken, the spirits of the dead go on strike) and interplanetary industrial revolutions. Show More Summary