Looking For Jake is China Miéville's first collection of short fiction. It was first published by Del Ray Books in 2005, and later by Macmillan ().

Stories collectedEdit

"On The Way To The Front", "The Ball Room", "Go Between" and "Jack" are original to the collection.

Stories Set in Bas-LagEdit

Synopsis of Each StoryEdit


In October 2006, the story Details was reported to have been turned into a script by Dan Kay and picked up by studio Paramount Vantage.[1] The script was said upon the original story's exploration of pareidolia and rework the plot to feature a father and daughter. As of July 2008, no further details have been announced.

External Links Edit

The Book:


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