New Authors    New Books    Coming Soon    Most Popular    Top Authors    
N K Jemisin's picture

N K Jemisin


N. K. Jemisin is an African-American female writer of speculative fiction. She was born in Iowa City, Iowa and grew up in New York City and Mobile, Alabama She lived in Massachusetts for ten years and then moved to New York City.She attended Tulane University from 1990 - 1994, receiving a B.S. in psychology. She went on to earn her M. Ed from the University of Maryland College Park.She is a former member of the Boston-area writing group BRAWLers, as well as a current member of Altered Fluid. A graduate of the 2002 Viable Paradise writing workshop, she has published a number of short stories and has completed several novels. In 2010, her short story "Non-Zero Probabilities" was a finalist for the Hugo and Nebula awards.Currently, she lives in Brooklyn, NY. In addition to writing fiction, she works as a career counselor.
Non fiction
Geek Wisdom
Links to other websites

N K Jemisin recommends
The Neon Court
The Neon Court (2011)
(Matthew Swift, book 3)
Kate Griffin
"When I get my hands on a new Kate Griffin book, I put down everything else. She's just that good."

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors
Robin Hobb
Tanya Huff
Joe Abercrombie
Naomi Novik
Brent Weeks
Anthony Ryan
Mercedes Lackey
Mark Lawrence
Jaye Wells
James Rollins
George R R Martin
Patricia Briggs
Victoria Laurie
Peter V Brett
Terry Hayes

Search for    

© 2014 Fantastic Fiction
Questions? Comments? Corrections? Please email