The Internet Book List - Spread the word

Book Information: Looking for Jake

Looking for Jake (2005) [Collection]
by China Miéville Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: None (show them) Review!

Summary (From the publisher):

What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales–one set in Miéville’s signature fantasy world of New Crobuzon. Among the fourteen superb fictions are

"Jack"––Following the events of his acclaimed novel Perdido Street Station, this tale of twisted attachment and horrific revenge traces the rise and fall of the Remade Robin Hood known as Jack Half-a-Prayer.

"Familiar"––Spurned by its creator, a sorceress’s familiar embarks on a strange and unsettling odyssey of self-discovery in a coming-of-age story like no other.

Original title: Looking for Jake
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyDark Fantasy

The following works are contained within this one:
     Details (2002) [Short Story]
      Author: China Miéville

Edition #1: Looking for Jake

Looking for Jake (2005)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!

Manifested in:

Looking for Jake: And Other Stories (September 2006)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: Pan
ISBN: 9780330434188
Dimensions: 4.3 x 6.9 x 0.9 in
Pages: 352

Add to my library

Looking for Jake (August 30, 2005)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Del Rey Books
ISBN: 0345476077
Pages: 320

Add to my library

©Steven Jeffery /, 2017
Terms of Use