Suzy McKee Charnas
Suzy McKee Charnas in 2006.
|Born||New York City, New York, United States|
|Genres||science fiction and fantasy|
|Notable work(s)||The Holdfast Chronicles|
|Notable award(s)||Hugo Award, Nebula Award, James Tiptree, Jr. Award, Gaylactic Spectrum Award, Aslan Award|
Suzy McKee Charnas (born 1939 in New York City) is an American novelist and short story writer, writing primarily in the genres of science fiction and fantasy. She has won several awards for her fiction, including the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award and the James Tiptree, Jr. Award. A selection of her short fiction was collected in Stagestruck Vampires and Other Phantasms in 2004. She lives in New Mexico.
- Dorothea Dreams (1986)
- The Kingdom of Kevin Malone (1993) Winner of the 1994 Aslan Award for the best Children’s Literature
- The Ruby Tear (1997)
- The Holdfast Chronicles (Winner of the 2003 Gaylactic Spectrum Hall of Fame Award)
- Sorcery Hall
- The Bronze King (1985)
- The Silver Glove (1988)
- The Golden Thread (1989)
- The Vampire Tapestry (1980)
- Moonstone and Tiger-Eye (1992)
- Music of the Night (2001) ebook
- Stagestruck Vampires and Other Phantasms (2004)
- Strange Seas (2001) ebook
- My Father's Ghost (2002)
Notable Short Stories
- "Unicorn Tapestry" (1980) Winner of the 1980 Nebula Award for the best novella
- "Scorched Supper on New Niger" (1980)
- "Listening to Brahms" (1988)
- "Boobs" (1989) Winner of the 1990 Hugo Award for the best short story
- "Beauty and the Opera or the Phantom Beast" (1996)
- "Peregrines" (2004)
- "Vampire Dreams" (2001) Broadway Play Publishing Inc.
- "Mythopoeic Fantasy Award". Mythopoeic Society. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- Charnas, Suzy McKee. "Awards". www.suzymckeecharnas.com. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- "2003 Gaylactic Spectrum Awards". Gaylactic Spectrum Award Foundation. 2008. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- "James Tiptree, Jr. Award Retrospective Winners". James Tiptree Jr. Award. James Tiptree, Jr. Literary Award Council. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- "James Tiptree, Jr. Award 1999 Winner". James Tiptree Jr. Award. James Tiptree, Jr. Literary Award Council. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- Clute and Nicholls 1995, p. 208.
- "1990 Hugo Awards". The Hugo Awards. World Science Fiction Society. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
- The web site of Suzy McKee Charnas.
- Interview at SFFWorld.com
- Suzy McKee Charnas at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database