Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy
20 Dynamic Essays by the Field's Top Professionals
Analog and Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine
St. Martin's Griffin
Do you dream of -
Crossing the galaxies?
Living in the far future?
Entertaining millions with your imagination?
This book can help make those dreams come true!
Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy brings you expert advice on how to craft and market tales of the fantastic. Award-winning writers such as John Barnes, James Patrick Kelly, Norman Spinrad, Connie Willis, and Jane Yolen reveal some of their secrets of crafting believable stories, while Grand Masters Isaac Asimov and Robert A. Heinlein provide timeless advice for beginners and veterans alike. The editors also provide valuable insights into the process by which stories get published and they offer helpful hints on getting your story out of the slush pile and into print.
Praise for Writing Science Fiction & Fantasy
“Some of the more cogent writing on the subject in some time. Highly recommended.” —Booklist
“I think nearly everyone who is serious about writing should get a copy and keep it on hand.” —Scavenger's Newsletter