Michael Flynn

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Michael Flynn began selling science fiction in 1984, rapidly becoming a mainstay of Analog SF. His stories have also appeared in Asimov’s, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, and Weird Tales. 

 

Author of eight novels and two story collections, Flynn is best known for the four-book Firestar series and the critically praised The Wreck of The River of Stars.  

Flynn holds a master’s degrees in mathematics.  (His first publication was an original theorem in general topology.)  After several years as a quality engineer, he joined STAT-A-MATRIX, Edison, NJ, as a consultant in quality management, working with clients on five continents.  He lives in Easton, PA, with his wife Margie.  He has two grown children and three grandchildren.

Titles

IN THE COUNTRY OF THE BLIND

 

Firestar Series

          FIRESTAR

          ROGUE STAR

          LODESTAR

          FALLING STARS

 

FALLEN ANGELS with Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle

THE WRECK OF THE RIVER OF STARS

EIFELHEIM

 

Tales of the Spiral Arm Series

          THE JANUARY DANCER

          UP JIM RIVER

          IN THE LION'S MOUTH

          ON THE RAZOR'S EDGE

 

Collections 

          THE NANOTECH CHRONICLES

          THE FOREST OF TIME AND OTHER STORIES

          CAPTIVE DREAMS

Awards

  • Compton Crook Award, Best First Novel, IN THE COUNTRY OF THE BLIND

  • Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, "House of Dreams" 

  • Seiun Award (Japan), 1998, FALLEN ANGELS

  • The Heinlein Award, encouraging space exploration through novel

 

 

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