Felix Gilman

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Felix Gilman
Felix Gilman gives a reading at the 2010 Brooklyn Indie Mart Steampunk Show
Felix Gilman gives a reading at the 2010 Brooklyn Indie Mart Steampunk Show
BornFelix John Gilman
(1974-11-11)11 November 1974
London, England
OccupationAttorney, Author
GenreScience fiction, Steampunk, Fantasy
Notable worksThunderer, The Half-Made World

Felix John Gilman (11 November 1974 in London)[1] is a British writer of fantasy and weird fiction.[2] His 2007 novel Thunderer (published by Bantam Spectra) was nominated for the 2009 Locus Award for Best First Novel,[3] and earned him a nomination for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in both 2009 and 2010.

Personal life[edit]

Gilman lives in New York City, where he practices law.[4]



  • Thunderer. Spectra. 2007. ISBN 0-553-80676-9.
  • Gears of the City. Spectra. 2008. ISBN 0-553-80677-7.
  • The Half-Made World. Tor. 2010. ASIN B005DI8998. ISBN 0-7653-2552-7.
  • The Rise of Ransom City. Tor. 2012. ASIN B008E8NO76.
  • The Revolutions. Tor Books. 2014. ISBN 9780765337177.


  1. ^ "Felix Gilman: Making the World Stranger", from Locus issue 589, volume 64 number 2, page 81
  2. ^ "Blog Archive » Campbell Nominee Interview: Felix Gilman". Mary Robinette Kowal. 21 April 2009. Retrieved 16 August 2009.
  3. ^ "Locus Online News: 2009 Locus Award Finalists". Locusmag.com. 27 April 2009. Archived from the original on 30 April 2009. Retrieved 16 August 2009.
  4. ^ Rodger Turner, Webmaster. "Dispatches From Smaragdine by Jeff VanderMeer". The SF Site. Retrieved 16 August 2009.

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