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CollectionsYour library (2,026), eBooks (96), To read (532), Currently reading (6), Partially Finished (51), Borrowed from Library (17), Favorites (183), Storage (99), Read but unowned (177), Unread and no longer owned (13), All collections (2,307)

Reviews114 reviews

Tagsfiction (1,568), speculative fiction (1,043), fantasy (534), nonfiction (469), science fiction (465), pulp (412), books to film (313), short stories (276), history (175), horror (172) — see all tags

MediaNot set (6), Book (2,299), Paper Book (2,154), Audiobook (5), Ebook (62), Other (1), Unknown (1)

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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, Maxwell Grant, 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 readingCrime Novels: American Noir of the 1930s and 40s by Robert Polito
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within by Natalie Goldberg
Essential Godzilla (Marvel Essentials) by Doug Moench
Speak to Me of Death: The Collected Short Fiction of Cornell Woolrich, Volume One by Cornell Woolrich
The Ties That Bound: Peasant Families in Medieval England by Barbara A. Hanawalt
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