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CollectionsYour library (2,066), To read (547), Currently reading (9), Storage (99), Partially Finished (52), Borrowed from Library (17), Read but unowned (133), eBooks (89), Favorites (178), Wishlist (10), All collections (2,284)

Reviews114 reviews

Tagsfiction (1,555), speculative fiction (1,034), fantasy (529), SF (462), nonfiction (459), pulp (407), books to film (311), short stories (273), history (171), thriller (168) — see all tags

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About meI an author and SF&F critic, a winner of The Writers of the Future Award. I write mostly science fiction and fantasy, much of it slanted toward young adults. I love to read crime fiction (mostly of the roman noir variety) but cannot ever see myself writing it.

My articles and reviews at various online magazines, mostly Black Gate. Wander over to my website and blog to check out more. My fiction will be appearing in upcoming print issues of Black Gate and next year's The Writers of the Future, Vol. XXVII.

When I'm not writing or reading, I'm out swing dancing.

About my libraryIf I had more space, I would catalog and organize my books efficiently at home; alas, currently they sprawl in a poorly organized battle formation across a haphazard array of different shelves and stored in various cupboards and closets.

Groups50 Book Challenge, Books Compared, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Cthulhu Mythos, FantasyFans, Hardboiled / Noir Crime Fiction, National Novel Writing Month (Nanowrimo), Progressive & Liberal!, Pulp Fiction, Science Fiction Fansshow all groups

Favorite authorsDouglas Adams, Poul Anderson, Alfred Bester, Algernon Blackwood, Leigh Brackett, Max Brand, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Raymond Chandler, Lord Dunsany, Ian Fleming, Walter B. Gibson, Dashiell Hammett, Ryan Harvey, Frank Herbert, Homer, Robert E. Howard, Shirley Jackson, H. P. Lovecraft, Michael Moorcock, George Orwell, Mervyn Peake, Tim Powers, William Shakespeare, Clark Ashton Smith, R. T. M. Scott, J. R. R. Tolkien, Jules Verne, H. G. Wells, Robert Charles Wilson, Cornell Woolrich, William Butler Yeats (Shared favorites)


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Real nameRyan Harvey

LocationLos Angeles, CA

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceMay 31, 2008

Currently readingPlanet of Adventure by Jack Vance
Life in a Medieval Castle by Joseph Gies
The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard by Robert E. Howard
Mysteries by Colin Wilson
A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond
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