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Monica Byrne

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Monica is a writer, playwright, and traveler based in Durham, NC. She has a pilots license (from when she wanted to be an astronaut), a yoga teacher certification (from when she realized she didnt want to be an astronaut), and one very-marked-up passport (from when she realized she was an artist). She holds degrees in biochemistry from Wellesley and MIT.

THE GIRL IN THE ROAD is her first novel.

Genres: Science Fiction
   The Girl in the Road (2014)
   The Actual Star (2021)
Novellas and Short Stories
   Traumphysik (2016)
Non fiction show
Anthologies containing stories by Monica Byrne
Catalysts, Explorers & Secret Keepers (2017)
Women of Science Fiction
edited by
Rachel Frederick, Barbara Jasny, Monica Louzon, Heather McHale, Sarah Pinsker and Jake Weisfeld
Some of the Best from 2016 Edition (2017)
(Some of the Best from

James Tiptree, Jr. Award Best Book winner (2014) : The Girl in the Road

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