Kay Kenyon is the author of fifteen science fiction and fantasy novels. Her work has been shortlisted for the Philip K. Dick award, the John W. Campbell Memorial award, and the American Library Association Reading List award. Some of her short stories are brought together in the collections Dystopia: Seven Dark and Hopeful Tales and Worlds Near and Far. She is a founding member of the Write on the River organization in Wenatchee, Washington where she lives with her husband Tom and large striped cat Winston. Join her newsletter for new releases and giveaways at her website, www.kaykenyon.com.