Charles E. Gannon
|Charles E. Gannon|
March 17, 1960|
Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
Fordham University (1997), Ph.D.|
Syracuse University (1985), M.S.
Brown University (1982), B.A.
|Occupation||Game designer, novelist|
Charles Gannon wrote Hard Times (1991), a MegaTraveller book which pushed the background metaplot up by six years.:60 Gannon wrote many articles in Challenge magazine about "The Hinterworlds", a sector of space in the Imperium of the Traveller universe.:59
Gannon has also written novels in the 1632 series, including 1635: The Papal Stakes (2012), 1636: Commander Cantrell in the West Indies (2014), and 1636: The Vatican Sanction (2015). His novels Fire with Fire and Trial by Fire were both nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novel (in 2014 and 2015 respectively).
Tales of the 22nd Century series (aka Caine Riordan series, aka Tales of the Terran Republic)
- Fire with Fire (2013), ISBN 1-451-63883-3
- Trial by Fire (2014), ISBN 1-476-73664-2
- Raising Caine (2015), ISBN 1-476-78093-5
- Caine's Mutiny (2017), ISBN 9781476782195
- Marque of Caine (upcoming)
- Endangered Species (upcoming)
- Protected Species (upcoming)
Spinoffs and Related Fiction
- Lost Signals of the Terran Republic (upcoming), an anthology edited by Gannon of fiction set in the universe of Caine Riordan
- Misbegotten (upcoming), a non-mainline Terran Republic novel
These books are written with other authors in their shared settings.
- Extremis (2011) with Steve White, ISBN 978-1439134337
- Imperative (2016) with Steve White, ISBN 978-1-4767-8119-8
The 1632 series
- 1635: The Papal Stakes (2012) with Eric Flint, ISBN 978-1451638394
- 1636: Commander Cantrell in the West Indies (2014) with Eric Flint, ISBN 978-1476736785
- 1636: The Vatican Sanction (2017) with Eric Flint, ISBN 978-1481482776
- Gannon, Charles Edward (1998). Speculative fiction: Literature of political transformation (Ph.D.). Fordham University. OCLC 40064874 – via ProQuest. (Subscription required (help)).
- Shannon Appelcline (2011). Designers & Dragons. Mongoose Publishing. ISBN 978-1-907702- 58-7.
- Lawhorn, Bill (October 2, 2012). "1635: Papal Stakes (Ring of Fire)". SFRevu.
- "MBR Bookwatch". Midwest Book Review. 11 (12). December 2012.
- "1635: The Papal Stakes by Eric Flint and Charles E. Gannon". Mixed Book Bag. July 23, 2012.
- "Book Review: 1635: The Papal Stakes by Eric Flint and Charles E. Gannon". Rena's Hub of Random. March 7, 2013.
- Forthcoming | The official home page of author Eric Flint
- Spectrum Literary Agency - 320 Central Park West, New York, NY 10025