|Son of Heaven|
|Book 1 of Chung Kuo|
|Publication date||February 2011|
| Preceded by|
| Followed by|
Daylight on Iron Mountain
Son of Heaven is chronologically the first novel in the Chung Kuo series. It was first published in February 2011 by Corvus Books. It spans the period 2043-65 AD.
Critical reception of Son of Heaven has been generally very high. As of May 4, 2011, 80% of reader reviews on amazon.co.uk have been 4 or 5 of 5 stars.