Ken Liu


Ken Liu is an award-winning American author of speculative fiction. His collection, The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories, has been published in more than a dozen languages. Liu's other works include The Grace of Kings, The Wall of Storms, The Veiled Throne, and a second collection The Hidden Girl and Other Stories. He has been involved in multiple media adaptations of his work including the short story "Good Hunting," adapted as an episode in Netflix's animated series Love, Death + Robots; and AMC's Pantheon, adapted from an interconnected series of short stories. "The Hidden Girl," "The Message," and "The Cleaners" have also been optioned for development. Liu previously worked as a software engineer, corporate lawyer, and litigation consultant. He frequently speaks at conferences and universities on topics including futurism, cryptocurrency, the history of technology, and the value of storytelling. Liu lives with his family near Boston, Massachusetts.


The Three-Body Problem

Cixin Liu


Death's End

Cixin Liu


Waste Tide

Chen Qiufan


Oceans: The Anthology

Rysa Walker, Ken Liu, et al.


The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Volume Ten, 10

Ann Leckie, Jonathan Strahan, et al.


Drowned Worlds

Jeffrey Ford, Lavie Tidhar, et al.


Clarkesworld: Year Four

Catherynne M. Valente, Peter Watts, et al.


The Wall of Storms, 2

Ken Liu


The Hidden Girl and Other Stories

Ken Liu


The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy

James Patrick Kelly, Carrie Vaughn, et al.



Hao Jingfang


Escape Pod: The Science Fiction Anthology

Mur Lafferty, N. K. Jemisin, et al.


The Other Animals

Kaeli Swift, Ken Liu, et al.


The Veiled Throne, 3

Ken Liu


The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2021 Lib/E

Stephen Graham Jones, Others, et al.


The Year's Top Hard Science Fiction Stories 5

Nancy Kress, Ken Liu, et al.


Speaking Bones: Volume 4

Ken Liu


The Year's Top Robot and AI Stories: Second Annual Collection

Will McIntosh, Ken Liu, et al.