The concusion to the series that established Dan Simmons as a major figure in world SF in the 1990s Critical acclaim and bestselling sales The bestselling success of ILIUM has brought a whole new audience to Dan Simmons
Dan Simmons won the World Fantasy Award for his first novel, SONG OF KALI, which was inspired by his travels in India. In the 1990s he rewrote the SF rulebook with his Hyperion Cantos quartet. He has also written thrillers.Alongside his writing he maintains a career as a college lecturer in English Literature. He lives in the United States.Previous titles include:Hyperion;The Fall of Hyperion;Ilium;The Song of Kali.
After a recent foray into the horror field (Fires of Eden, LJ 11/15/94), the multitalented Simmons returns to the sf genre with a sequel to the Hugo Award-winning Hyperion (Doubleday, 1989) and The Fall of Hyperion (LJ 3/15/90).