Novels, novellas, double novels and chapbooks
Short stories, lots of 'em
Essays, film reviews and television criticism

Graphic novels, comic books and illustrated stories
Other Ellison appearances, books about Ellison and stuff that doesn't belong elsewhere

Frequently asked questions
A bibliography in brief
A biographical essay
Ellison on the screen, big and small
A survey of Ellison spoken-word recordings

A simple Ellison story finder
A surreal survey of Ellison's alter ego
The topopgraphy of the islets
What is this place?
Ellison books for sale



recent dispatches from the islets ...

SEPTEMBER 2014
NEW BOOKS BY ELLISON
8 in 80 by Ellison, featuring one artifact from each of the author's eight decades of written output, as chosen by wife Susan Ellison; Again, Honorable Whoredom at a Penny a Word, another collection of early stories from the pulps, digests, and men's magazines; Brain Movies: The Original Teleplays of Harlan Ellison, Volume 6, including his notorious script for The Flying Nun; and Harlan Ellison's Endlessly Watching, a follow-up volume of film and cultural criticism. From Edgeworks Abbey.

AUGUST 2014
PROMISED SOON
The Top of the Volcano: The Award-Winning Stories of Harlan Ellison, 23 of his best, from Subterranean Press in 2015.

NOVEMBER 2013
ANOTHER NEW BOOK BY ELLISON
Li'l Harlan and His Sidekick Carl the Comet in Danger Land, a brief chapbook retelling one of Ellison's favorite anecdotes, involving astronomer Carl Sagan and illustrated by Gahan Wilson. Buy it now.

JULY 2013
NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL BY ELLISON
7 Against Chaos, an epic retelling of The Seven Samurai/Magnificent Seven, 20 years in the making. Art by Paul (Concrete) Chadwick. Buy it now.

MAY 2013
RECENT ELLISON REISSUES
Gentleman Junkie and The Deadly Streets, two early Ellison street-smart classics in hardcover for the first time; and Web of the City, HE's first published book, in a new trade edition with three juvie pulp stories of the same vintage. Buy them now: Gentleman Junkie. Deadly Streets. Web of the City.

SEPTEMBER 2012
AN ELLISON ADAPTATION
Harlan Ellison's Mortal Dreads: A Play, adapted by Robert Armin from six HE short stories. Buy it now.

APRIL 2012
ELLISON AUDIO
On the Road with Ellison Volume 6, "includes an exclusive new essay and features Harlan's historic 2005 Grand Master Award acceptance speech. Volume Six finds the author impersonating a rabbi, getting kicked out of Brazil, offering his thoughts on Star Wars and saying goodbye to his dear friend Octavia Butler." Buy it now.

AUGUST 2009
PROMISED SOON
A Fish-Head in Aspic, from Harlan Ellison and Edgeworks Abbey in alliance with Subterranean Press. HE promises that it "will both visually and narratively put cats among pigeons. ... We think you will like it."

MARCH 2009
ELLISON ON VIDEO
Dreams with Sharp Teeth, a 2007 documentary about Harlan Ellison, available on DVD. Buy it now.

AUGUST 2007
PROMISED SOON
Yr. Pal, Harlan, a collection of more than a decade of Ellison's online postings from Ellison Webderland, to be published by IDW. Says HE: “It’s an okay book, I suppose. Better than a poke in the eye with a flaming ingot.”

JANUARY 2003
PROMISED SOON
Fingerprints on the Sky -- The Authorized Harlan Ellison Bibliography: The Fully Illustrated Reader's Guide, compiled and edited by Tim Richmond. Billed as "the most complete guide to Harlan Ellison's life work," this book will include information about Ellison in every medium, from short stories to essays, audio to interviews. More information from Overlook Connection Press.


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