Neuromancer

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Neuromancer
AuthorWilliam Gibson
Cover artistJames Warhola
SeriesSprawl trilogy
Genrescience fiction, cyberpunk
PublisherAce
Publication date
July 1, 1984
Media typeprint (paperback and hardback)
Pages271
ISBN978-0-441-56956-4
OCLC10980207
Preceded by"Burning Chrome"
Followed byCount Zero

Neuromancer is a science fiction novel by William Gibson. It was published in 1984. It is an important book that started the cyberpunk genre. It was Gibson's first novel and the beginning of the Sprawl trilogy. Neuromancer was the first novel to win all three of the important awards in science fiction — the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hugo Award.

Publication[change | change source]

Terry Carr asked Gibson to write the book for the third series of Ace Science Fiction Specials. This was a series for authors' first novels.

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