Ginjer Buchanan

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Ginjer Buchanan
Ginjer Buchanan at NY Comic Con 2011-2.jpg
Ginjer Buchanan, 2011
Born (1944-12-12) December 12, 1944 (age 71)
Occupation Editor, author
Nationality American

Ginjer Buchanan (born December 12, 1944) is Editor-in-Chief at Ace Books and Roc Books, the two science-fiction and fantasy imprints of Penguin Group (USA); she has worked at Ace since 1984, has been nominated for both the Hugo Award and the World Fantasy Award, and won a Hugo Award in 2014 for her editing. She was a Guest of Honor at OryCon in 2008,[1] Foolscap in 2000,[2] and ArmadilloCon in 1988, and was Toastmaster at the World Fantasy Convention in 1989.[3] Buchanan plans to retire in March 2014, after 30 years with Ace.[4]

She is also occasionally a fiction writer. Her published work includes three short stories in the anthologies Alternate Kennedys, Whatdunnits II, and By Any Other Fame, all edited by Mike Resnick, and also the novel White Silence (1999), a Highlander tie-in. Prior to her career in publishing, she worked as a social worker.


  1. ^ "Orycon 30 Main Page". OSCFI. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Previous Foolscaps". Little Cat Z. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ "History of the World Fantasy Convention". Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  4. ^ Editor-in-Chief of Ace/Roc Books Announces Retirement at, Feb 27 2014

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