Ken Liu has won the Nebula, Hugo, and World Fantasy Awards and been a finalist for the Sturgeon and Locus Awards. Ken as well as writing is also as a translator, lawyer, and programmer.
He lives in Massachusetts with his wife and daughters.
Genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy
The Year's Top Short SF Novels 2 (2012) (with Carolyn Ives Gilman, Kij Johnson, Mary Robinette Kowal, Robert Reed and Allen Steele)
aka The Paper Menagerie
aka The Paper Menagerie
Series contributed to
Ken Liu recommends
The Rebirths of Tao (2014)
(Tao, book 3)
"Filled with non-stop action and brilliant asides on the history of our spies."
The Jewel and Her Lapidary (2016)
(Jewel , book 1)
"A splendid tale of courage and transformation in a world as exquisite Wilde's pose"
S B Divya
"A thrilling romp through a gleaming cybernetic future I wish more science fiction were as exciting and relevant."
The Stars Are Legion (2017)
"The Stars are Legion is a profoundly moving tale of self-discovery and self-construction in a world as wondrously layered as its unforgettable protagonist."
Seven Surrenders (2017)
(Terra Ignota, book 2)
"A cornucopia of dazzling, sharp ideas set in rich, wry prose that rewards rumination with layers of delight. Provocative, erudite, inventive, resplendent."
The Uploaded (2017)
"Featuring one of the most original magic systems ever devised and a pair of likable, layered protagonists, Flex is a fast-paced, imaginative, and emotionally engaging adventure. The developing friendships and rapport among the characters are portrayed with sensitivity and avoids cliches, and the magical battle sequences are rigorous and filled with ingenious touches that will make gamers and tax lawyers alike grin with joy."
Jade City (2017)
(Green Bone Saga, book 1)
"Stylish and action-packed, full of ambitious families and guilt-ridden loves, Jade City is an epic drama reminiscent of the best classic Hong Kong gangster films but set in a fantasy metropolis so gritty and well-imagined that you'll forget you're reading a book."
The Future of Another Timeline (2019)
"A glorious tale of hope in the face of outrage, an anthem of timeless resistance against the powers that would lead us to our worst futures."
Eridani's Crown (2019)
"This epic fantasy will have you turning the pages deep into the night and move you in the manner only the grandest of tragedies can."
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