James Tiptree, Jr. Award nominee 1994, Lambda Award nominee 1994.
In Book One of the Holdfast Chronicles, Alldera the Messenger, along with all other women, is a slave. In Book Two, Alldera the Runner lives in two worlds, both consisting entirely of women. Now in Book Three, The Furies, Alldera the Conqueror leads an army back over the mountains, hoping to end the tyranny and free the slaves she left behind.
Genres: science fiction
Suzy McKee Charnas (born 1939) is an American novelist and short story writer, writing primarily in the genres of science fiction and fantasy. She has won several awards for her fiction, including the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award and the James Tiptree, Jr. Award. A selection of her short fiction was collected in Stagestruck Vampires and Other Phantasms in 2004. She lives in New Mexico.
Suzy McKee Charnas has written one book under the pseudonym of Rebecca Brand.
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