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Howard Waldrop


USA flag (1946 - )

Howard Waldrop, born in Mississippi and now living in Austin, Texas, is an American iconoclast. His highly original books include Them Bones and A Dozen Tough Jobs, and the collections All About Strange Monsters of the Recent Past, Night of the Cooters, and Going Home Again. He won the Nebula and World Fantasy Awards for his novelette "The Ugly Chickens." George R.R. Martin is the author of the bestselling Song of Ice and Fire series of novels. His fiction has won the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy Award, Stoker, and Locus Awards. He worked on the TV shows The Twilight Zone and Beauty and the Beast. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
 
Anthologies containing stories by Howard Waldrop
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Short stories
My Sweet Lady Jo (1974)
Custer's Last Jump [short story] (1976) (with Steven Utley)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Der Untergang Des Abendlandesmenschen (1976)
Mary Margaret Road-Grader (1976)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Men of Greywater Station (1976) (with George R R Martin)
Save a Place in the Lifeboat for Me (1976)
Sun Up (1976) (with A A Jackson)
Black as the Pit, from Pole to Pole (1977) (with Steven Utley)
Dr Hudson's Secret Gorilla (1977)
Horror, We Got (1979)
The Ugly Chickens (1980)Hugo (nominee)
World Fantasy
Nebula Awards
God's Hooks! (1982)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Green Brother (1982)
Ike at the Mike (1982)Hugo (nominee)
"...the World, as We Know 't" (1982)
Man-Mountain Gentian (1983)
Flying Saucer Rock and Roll (1985)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula Awards (nominee)
Heirs of the Perisphere (1985)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Fair Game (1986)
The Lions Are Asleep This Night (1986)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Night of the Cooters [short story] (1987)Hugo (nominee)
Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance? (1988)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula Awards (nominee)
Hoover's Men (1988)
Wild, Wild Horses (1988)
A Dozen Tough Jobs [short story] (1989)World Fantasy (nominee)
Fin de Cycle (1990)Hugo (nominee)
The Effects of Alienation (1992)
You Could Go Home Again [short story] (1993)
Household Words, or, The Powers-That-Be (1994)
The Sawing Boys (1994)
Why Did? (1994)
El Castillo de la Perseverancia (1995)
Occam's Ducks (1995)
Flatfeet! (1996)
Heart of Whitenesse [short story] (1997)
Scientifiction (1997)
Mr. Goober's Show (1998)
US (1998)
Our Mortal Span (2000)


Awards
Nebula Awards Best Novellette nominee (1977) : Custer's Last Jump [short story]
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1977) : Mary Margaret Road-Grader
Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1981) : The Ugly Chickens
Nebula Awards Best Novellette winner (1981) : The Ugly Chickens
World Fantasy Best Short Story winner (1981) : The Ugly Chickens
Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1983) : Ike at the Mike
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1983) : God's Hooks!
Philip K Dick Award Best Book nominee (1984) : Them Bones
Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1986) : Flying Saucer Rock and Roll
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1986) : Flying Saucer Rock and Roll
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1986) : Heirs of the Perisphere
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1987) : The Lions Are Asleep This Night
Bram Stoker Best Collection nominee (1988) : Strange Monsters Of The Recent Past
Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1988) : Night of the Cooters [short story]
Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1989) : Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance?
Nebula Awards Best Novellette nominee (1989) : Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance?
World Fantasy Best Novella nominee (1990) : A Dozen Tough Jobs [short story]
Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1992) : Fin de Cycle
World Fantasy Best Collection nominee (1992) : Night of the Cooters: More Neat Stories