- Sean Stewart
Sean Stewart (born
June 2 1965) is a U.S.- Canadian science fictionand fantasyauthor.
Lubbock, Texas, Sean Stewart moved to Edmonton, Alberta, Canadain 1968. After stints in Houston, Texas, Vancouver, British Columbia, Irvine, Californiaand Monterey, California, he now lives in Davis, California, with his wife and two daughters.
He received an Honors degree in English from
University of Albertain 1987, following which he spent many years writing novels. He gradually moved from writing novels to interactive fiction, first as lead writer on the Web based Alternate Reality Game( [http://www.cloudmakers.org] ) "The Beast".
He served as a consultant on several computer games, and was on the management team of the 4orty2wo Entertainment experiential marketing and entertainment company, where he was lead writer for "Haunted Apiary aka ilovebees" and "Last Call Poker". His newest novel "
Cathy's Book" seems to represent the melding of his two careers, as it crosses the alternate reality game format with a teen novel. In 2007, he and several 4orty2wo co-founders left that company to start Fourth Wall Studios.
* "Passion Play" (
1992, science fiction novel, winner of the Aurora and Arthur Ellis Awards)
Nobody's Son" ( 1993, fantasy novel, winner of the Aurora Award)
* "Resurrection Man" (
1995, magic realist fantasy novel, "New York Times" Best Science Fiction Book of the Year)
Clouds End" ( 1996, heroic fantasy novel)
* "The Night Watch" (
1997, set in the same world as "Resurrection Man")
* "Mockingbird" (
1998, "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year, World Fantasy Awardnominee, "Speculations" Readers' Poll Best Book of the Year)
* "Galveston" (
2000, World Fantasy Awardand Sunburst Awardwinner, again set in the same world as "Resurrection Man")
* "Perfect Circle" (
2004, another magic realist fantasy novel; Nebula nominee)
* " (Star Wars: A Clone Wars Novel)" (
* "Cathy's Book (
*"Cathy's Key (
* [http://www.seanstewart.org/ Sean Stewart's (Author) Web page]
* [http://www.fourthwallstudios.com/ Fourth Wall Studios, Sean Stewart's current venture]
* [http://42entertainment.com/ 42 Entertainment, Sean Stewart's former job]
* [http://www.seanstewart.ca See Also Sean Stewart (Toronto Based Graphic Designer/Artist)]
* [http://www.locusmag.com/1999/Issues/03/Stewart.html 1999 Locus Magazine Interview with Sean Stewart]
* [http://www.locusmag.com/2005/Issues/05Stewart.html May 2005 Locus Magazine Interview with Sean Stewart]
* [http://www.hanasiana.com/archives/001117.html January 2006 Encyclopedia Hanasiana interview] (on alternate reality gaming)
* [http://boards.theforce.net/Authors_&_Artists/b10347/15258255/?23 Sean Stewart discussion at theforce.net Message Boards]
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