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Connie Willis

Connie Willis, who was recently inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame, has received six Nebula Awards and ten Hugo Awards for her fiction; her previous novel, Passage, was nominated for both. Her other works include Doomsday Book, Lincoln’s Dreams, Bellwether, Impossible Things, Remake, Uncharted Territory, To Say Nothing of the Dog, Fire Watch, and Miracle and Other Christmas Stories. Connie Willis lives in Colorado with her family.

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All Clear
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Trade Paperback | October 2011
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-59288-7 (0-553-59288-2)

Winner of the Nebula Award

Traveling back in time, from Oxford circa 2060 into the thick of World War II, was a routine excursion for three British historians eager to study firsthand the heroism and horrors of the Dunkirk evacuation and the London Blitz. But getting marooned in war-torn 1940 England has...

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All Clear
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Hardcover | October 2010
$26.00/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-80767-7 (0-553-80767-6)

In Blackout, award-winning author Connie Willis returned to the time-traveling future of 2060—the setting for several of her most celebrated works—and sent three Oxford historians to World War II England: Michael Davies, intent on observing heroism during the Miracle of Dunkirk; Merope Ward, studying children evacuated from London; and Polly Churchill... Read more






Bellwether
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Paperback | June 1997
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-56296-5 (0-553-56296-7)

Pop culture, chaos theory and matters of the heart collide in this unique novella from the Hugo and Nebula winning author of Doomsday Book.
   Sandra Foster studies fads and their meanings for the HiTek corporation. Bennet O'Reilly works with monkey group behavior and chaos theory for the same
   company.   When the... Read more






The Best of Connie Willis
Written by Connie Willis
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$18.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-54066-9 (0-345-54066-2)

Few authors have had careers as successful as that of Connie Willis. Inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame and recently awarded the title of Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Willis is still going strong. Her smart, heartfelt fiction runs the gamut from screwball... Read more






Blackout
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Trade Paperback | September 2010
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-51983-2 (0-345-51983-3)

Oxford in 2060 is a chaotic place, with scores of time-traveling historians being sent into the past. Michael Davies is prepping to go to Pearl Harbor. Merope Ward is coping with a bunch of bratty 1940 evacuees and trying to talk her thesis adviser into letting her go to VE-Day. Polly... Read more






The Doomsday Book
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Paperback | August 1993
$7.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-56273-6 (0-553-56273-8)

For Kivrin, preparing an on-site study of one of the deadliest eras in humanity's history was as simple as receiving inoculations against the diseases of the fourteenth century and inventing an alibi for a woman traveling alone. For her instructors in the twenty-first century, it meant painstaking calculations and careful monitoring... Read more






Fire Watch
Written by Connie Willis
Ballantine Books | Paperback | April 1998
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-26045-8 (0-553-26045-6)

Winner of six Nebula and five Hugo awards, Connie Willis is one of the most acclaimed and imaginative authors of our time.  Her startling and powerful works have redefined the boundaries of contemporary science fiction.  Here in one volume are twelve of her greatest stories, including double award-winner "Fire Watch," set in the... Read more






Impossible Things
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Paperback | December 1993
$7.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-56436-5 (0-553-56436-6)

Winner of six Nebula and two Hugo awards for her fiction, Connie Willis is acclaimed for her gifted imagination and bold invention. Here are eleven of her finest stories, surprising tales in which the impossible becomes real, the real becomes impossible, and strangeness lurks at every turn.

The end of the world... Read more






Lincoln's Dreams
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Paperback | June 1992
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-27025-9 (0-553-27025-7)

"A novel of classical proportions and virtues...humane and moving."–The Washington Post Book World

"A love story on more than one level, and Ms. Willis does justice to them all. It was only toward the end of the book that I realized how much tension had been generated, how engrossed I was in... Read more






Miracle and Other Christmas Stories
Written by Connie Willis
Bantam | Paperback | October 2000
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-58048-8 (0-553-58048-5)

The winner of multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards, Connie Willis capture the timeless essence of generosity and goodwill in this magical collection if Christmas stories.  These eight tales-two of which have never before been published-boldly reimagine the stories of Christmas while celebrating the power of love and compassion.  This enchanting treasury includes:

"Miracle," in... Read more






Passage
Written by Connie Willis
Bantam | Paperback | January 2002
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-58051-8 (0-553-58051-5)

A tunnel, a light, a door. And beyond it ... the unimaginable.

Dr. Joanna Lander is a psychologist specializing in near-death experiences. She is about to get help from a new doctor with the power to give her the chance to get as close to death as anyone can.

A brilliant young neurologist... Read more






Remake
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Trade Paperback | January 1995
$15.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-37437-7 (0-553-37437-0)

Winner of more Hugo and Nebula Awards than any other science fiction author, Connie Willis is one of the most powerfully imaginative writers of our time. In Remake, she explores the timeless themes of emotion and technology, reality and illusion, and the bittersweet place where they intersect to make art.

Remake

It's the... Read more






To Say Nothing of the Dog
Written by Connie Willis
Bantam | Paperback | December 1998
$7.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-57538-5 (0-553-57538-4)

From Connie Willis, winner of multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards, comes a comedic romp through an unpredictable world of mystery, love, and time travel...

Ned Henry is badly in need of a rest.  He's been shuttling between the 21st century and the 1940s searching for a Victorian atrocity called the bishop's bird stump.  It's... Read more






Uncharted Territory
Written by Connie Willis
Spectra | Paperback | June 1994
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-56294-1 (0-553-56294-0)

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