This week’s story is Grant Allen’s Lucretia. LUCRETIA. I will acknowledge that I was certainly a very young man in … Continue Reading Short Story Saturday – Lucretia
Here are five fantastic female science fiction authors for you! Let me know in the comments who your favourites are. Who would you put on the list?
- Ursula K. Le Guin. Author of novels. Short stories: The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas,Nine Lives, more
- Octavia Butler.
Born Octavia Estelle Butler
June 22, 1947
Pasadena, California, U.S.
Died February 24, 2006 (aged 58)
Lake Forest Park, Washington, U.S.
Occupation Writer Nationality American Period 1970–2006 Genre Science fiction
- Lois McMaster Bujold. Lois McMaster Bujold is an American speculative fiction writer. She is one of the most acclaimed writers in her field, having won the Hugo Award for best novel four times, matching Robert A. Heinlein's record, not counting his Retro Hugo.
- Andre Norton Andre Alice Norton (born Alice Mary Norton, February 17, 1912 – March 17, 2005) was an American writer of science fiction and fantasy, who also wrote works of historical fiction and contemporary fiction. She wrote primarily under the pen name Andre Norton, but also under Andrew North and Allen Weston. She was the first woman to be Gandalf Grand Master of Fantasy, first to be SFWA Grand Master, and first inducted by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame.
- Nalo Hopkinson Nalo Hopkinson (born 20 December 1960) is a Jamaican-born Canadian speculative fiction writer and editor. She currently lives and teaches in Riverside, California.
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