Wednesday, March 4, 1970

Author - de Bodard, Aliette

Birth: I have no idea.

Death: Definitely not yet.

Comments: Aliette de Bodard is a science fiction writer of French and Vietnamese extraction who was born in the U.S. but raised in France. Her native language is French, but she writes science fiction mostly in English, which is quite impressive. In a field dominated by the Anglo-American viewpoint, her stories are a refreshing, and much needed alternative to the usual fare. She has published three novels and several dozen works of short fiction and has been nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, the Nebula award twice, and the Hugo Award once. She has also won the Writers of the Future competition. In addition to writing, she has a day job as a software engineer.

She has a website named Aliette de Bodard: Writer of Fantasy and Science Fiction. You can also follow her on Twitter and like her Facebook fan page.

My reviews of Aliette de Bodard's books:
None

Other books by Aliette de Bodard that I have read but not reviewed:
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Short fiction by Aliette de Bodard appearing in works that I have reviewed:
The Jaguar House, in Shadow found in Asimov's Science Fiction: Vol. 34, No. 7 (July 2010)
Three Cups of Grief, by Starlight found in Clarkesworld: Issue 100 (January 2015)
The Waiting Stars found in 2014 Hugo Voting - Best Novelette

Essays by Aliette de Bodard appearing in works that I have reviewed:
Thought Experiments: The View from the Other Side - Science Fiction and Non-Western/Non-Anglophone Countries found in Asimov's Science Fiction: Vol. 34, No. 9 (September 2010)

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