Aliette de Bodard

Aliette de Bodard

Aliette de Bodard is a French-American speculative fiction writer. She is of French/Vietnamese descent, born in the USA, and grew up in Paris. French is her mother-tongue, but she writes in English. A graduate of École Polytechnique, she works as a software engineer specialising in image processing and is a member of the Written in Blood writers group.

She was a 2007 winner of Writers of the Future, and in 2009 was nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. She has been published in Interzone, Hub magazine, Black Static, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, Asimov's, Realms of Fantasy, Apex Magazine, among others.

She won the 2012 Nebula Award and Locus Award for Best Short Story for her short story "Immersion." She also won the 2013 Nebula Award for "The Waiting Stars". Her short story "The Shipmaker" won the 2010 British Science Fiction Award for Best Short Fiction.

Her novelette "The Jaguar House, in Shadow" was nominated for both the Nebula and Hugo Awards. Her short story "Shipbirth" was also nominated for the Nebula. Her novella "On a Red Station, Drifting," released by Immersion Press in December 2012, was a finalist for the Nebula and Hugo. The science fiction work chronicles the conflict between two members of an extended Vietnamese family on a space station ruled by an AI, and is part of Bodard's Asian-dominated alternate-history series.

Many of her stories are set in alternate history worlds where Aztec or ... (more)

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Speculative Fiction Novels (16)
2021  A Fire of Ten Thousand Flags
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Release date - June 10, 2021
2021  Fireheart Tiger
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Release date - February 9, 2021
2020  Seven of Infinities
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Release date - October 31, 2020
2020  Of Dragons, Feasts and Murders (A Dominion of the Fallen)
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Release date - July 7, 2020
2019  Of Wars, and Memories, and Starlight
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2019  The House of Sundering Flames (A Dominion of the Fallen, #3)
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2018  In the Vanishers' Palace
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2018  The Church of Accelerated Redemption
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2018  The Tea Master and the Detective
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2017  Children of Thorns, Children of Water (A Dominion of the Fallen)
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2017  The House of Binding Thorns (A Dominion of the Fallen, #2)
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2015  The House of Shattered Wings (A Dominion of the Fallen, #1)
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2012  On a Red Station, Drifting
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2011  Master of the House of Darts (Obsidian and Blood, #3)
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2011  Harbinger of the Storm (Obsidian and Blood, #2)
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2010  Servant of the Underworld (Obsidian and Blood, #1)
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Comics and Anthology (1)
2015  A Fantasy Medley 3 (A Fantasy Medley, #3)
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