Paul McAuley

My Back Pages

Short Stories


A Very British History

 Barbara Allen and Sweet Billie

 Edna Sharrow

 Gene Wars

 Little Lost Robot


 Rocket Boy


 Jack Womack and I interview each other about Going Going Gone and The Secret of Life. Originally published on the HarperCollins web site.


An article about Mars in Science Fiction, first published in The Guardian.

 An essay about the Future, first published in the SFWA Bulletin.

 An article about the portrayal of scientists in fiction, first published in The Guardian.

 How I came to write the Confluence trilogy.

An article about film noir and The Third Man.

A short biographical essay.

Two lists.

  An introduction to Philip K. Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?