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Neon Yang

Neon Yang
Chris Kammerud, 2019

Neon Yang is the author of the Tensorate series of novellas from Tor.Com Publishing (The Red Threads of Fortune, The Black Tides of Heaven, The Descent of Monsters and The Ascent to Godhood). Their work has been shortlisted for the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Lambda Literary and Locus awards, while the Tensorate novellas were a Tiptree honoree in 2018. They have over two dozen works of short fiction published in venues including Tor.com, Uncanny Magazine, Lightspeed, Clarkesworld, and Strange Horizons.

Neon attended the 2013 class of Clarion West, and received their MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia in 2016. In previous incarnations, they have been a molecular biologist, a writer for animation, comics and games, a science communicator, and a journalist for one of Singapore’s national papers.

Neon is currently based out of Singapore. They are queer and non-binary.

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Chris Kammerud, 2019

Fantasy from Asia and the Asian Diaspora

Zen Cho, Saad Z. Hossain, S. L. Huang, Nghi Vo, JY Neon Yang
Tor/Forge
Tordotcom

Fantasy from Asia and the Asian Diaspora is a Tordotcom Novella Sampler featuring stories by Zen Cho, Saad Z. Hossain, S. L. Huang, Nghi Vo, and JY Neon Yang…

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Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2019 Edition

Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2019 Edition

Elizabeth Bear, Siobhan Carroll, John Chu, Greg Egan, Kathleen Ann Goonan, S. L. Huang, Carole Johnstone, KJ Kabza, Erinn L. Kemper, Mary Robinette Kowal, Rich Larson, M. Evan MacGriogair, Seanan McGuire, Lis Mitchell, Mimi Mondal, Annalee Newitz, Silvia
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

A collection of some of the best original science fiction and fantasy short fiction published on Tor.com in 2019.

Includes stories by:
Elizabeth Bear
Siobhan...

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The Ascent to Godhood

The Tensorate Series

Neon Yang
Tor/Forge
Tordotcom

Prepare yourself for The Ascent to Godhood, the fourth book in Neon Yang's silkpunk Tensorate series, a wide-ranging, imaginative, engaging playground that the New York Times...

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Magic & Mayhem Sampler

Magic & Mayhem Sampler

Seanan McGuire, Cate Glass, Sarah Gailey, Duncan M. Hamilton, Saad Z. Hossain, Brian Naslund, JY Yang, Tamsyn Muir
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Chaotic. New. Rule-breaking fiction, Tor and Tor.com Publishing are proud to present excerpts of 2019’s most dangerously addictive new fantasy and a sneak peek at the fall lineup. Includes free...

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Circus Girl, The Hunter, and Mirror Boy

Neon Yang
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Read Neon Yang's paranomal Tor.com Original short story, Circus Girl, The Hunter, and Mirror Boy

As an orphaned sixteen-year-old, Lynette was haunted by the...

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Tor.com Publishing Editorial Spotlight #1

Edited by Carl Engle-Laird, JY Yang, S.B. Divya, Kai Ashante Wilson, Corey J. White, Tade Thompson
Tor/Forge
Tordotcom

Tor.com Publishing Editorial Spotlight #1 is a curated selection of novellas by editor Carl Engle-Laird

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The Black Tides of...

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The Descent of Monsters

The Tensorate Series

Neon Yang
Tor/Forge
Tordotcom

A finalist for the 2019 Lammy Award for best LGBTQ SF/F/Horror and the Locus Award for Best Novella

Neon Yang continues to redefine the limits of silkpunk fantasy with their Tensorate...

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In Our Own Worlds

In Our Own Worlds

Margaret Killjoy, Ellen Klages, Kai Ashante Wilson, JY Yang, Edited by Carl Engle-Laird
Tor/Forge
Tordotcom

In celebration of Pride, Tor.com Publishing presents four critically acclaimed novellas featuring LGBTQ+ characters.

In these stories you’ll find reflections of queer...

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Waiting on a Bright Moon

Neon Yang
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Neon Yang's space opera "Waiting on a Bright Moon" is a Tor.com Original short story

Xin is an ansible, using her song magic to connect the originworld...

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