By John Crowley
Original Publisher: Doubleday
Current Publisher: Out of print but available in collection titled Otherwise: Three Novels, published by Harper Perennial
Science Fiction (Hardcover) Finalists That Year:
- John Crowley for Engine Summer
- Thomas M. Disch for On Wings of Song
- Jerry Pournelle for Janissaries
- Kate Wilhelm for Juniper Time
Science Fiction (Hardcover) Winner That Year: Frederik Pohl for Jem
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Czeslaw Milosz won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: In addition to being a novelist, Crowley is also a documentary film writer. His scripts include “The World of Tomorrow” (about the 1939 World's Fair), “No Place to Hide” (on the bomb shelter obsession), and The Hindenburg (for HBO).