10 books published, others pending, contributed to 36 more,


42 stories, over 1600 articles to date, published, in press or preparation,


1 book (2 editions) and 25 magazine issues edited, 15 magazine issues co-edited.





* Non-fiction: see ‘Papers & Major Articles’ below.


** Fiction: see ‘Short Stories’ below.


*** Music: see below.


**** Critical: see below.



Books and book-length work:


1. “Man & the Stars”, Souvenir Press 1974, Book Club Associates 1974; paperback Corgi 1978; US hardcover “Interstellar Contact”, Henry Regnery Co., 1975; US paperback “The Mysterious Signals from Outer Space”, Bantam 1977; French paperback “À L'Écoute des Galaxies”, Robert Laffont, 1976; French hardback Robert Laffont, 1976; Spanish “A la Escucha de las Estrellas”, 1977; Greek 1979; serialised in Holland and Japan. *


2. “New Worlds for Old”, David & Charles, 1979; US edition William Morrow Inc., 1979. *


3. Exhibition captions, ‘The High Frontier, A Decade of Space Research’, Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, 1979.


4. “Man & the Planets”, Ashgrove Press, 1983, hardcover and paperback, imported to USA by Salem House; illus. Ed Buckley and Gavin Roberts. Second edition in preparation.*


5. (Editor) “Starfield: science fiction by Scottish writers”, Orkney Press, 1989; illus. Sydney Jordan and Alasdair Gray; trans. Fenix magazine, Poland; paperback edition Shoreline of Infinity, June 2018.**


6. Photo-archive (16,000 images), Glasgow 1990 Press Centre, European City of Culture, 1991.*


7. 800-page correspondence course in GCSE English Literature, International Correspondence Schools, 1998; specialist topics including Lord of the Flies, Pride and Prejudice, Macbeth, She Stoops to Conquer, war poems and love poems.*


8. “With Time Comes Concord and other stories”, Brain in a Jar, (e-book)March 2012.**


9. “Children from the Sky, a speculative interpretation of a mediaeval mystery”, Mutus Liber, May 2012; illus. Sydney Jordan.*


10. “The Stones and the Stars: Building Scotland’s Newest Megalith”, Springer, November 2012.*


11. “Incoming Asteroid! What could we do about it?”, Springer, November 2013.*


12. “The Elements of Time”, Shoreline of Infinity, September 7th 2016; illus. Sydney Jordan.**


13. “From the Moon to the Stars”, Other Side Books, July 25th 2019, illus. Sydney Jordan.**


14. “The Other Side of the Interface”, Other Side Books, Jnauary 2021; illus. Sydney Jordan.**


15. “Waverider, A Spacecraft in Waiting”, in preparation.*


16. “Search among the Stars”, in preparation.*



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