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Steven Gould

(Steven C Gould)
USA flag (b.1955)
Husband of Laura J Mixon

Steven Charles Gould is an American science fiction author. His novels tend to have protagonists fighting to rid government of corrupt antagonists. The struggle against corruption is the focus, rather than the technology.

In 2013 Steve was hired to help develop the movie sequels to James Cameron's Avatar, as well as write novels based on the films.

Steve lives in New Mexico with his wife, writer Laura J. Mixon and their two daughters, two dogs, and three chickens. He has practiced aikido and Japanese sword for the last two decades, and has recently served two terms as president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.

Genres: Science Fiction
   1. Jumper (1992)
   2. Reflex (2004)
   3. Impulse (2013)
   4. Exo (2014)
   Griffin's Story (2007)
   Shade (2010)
   Wildside (1996)
   Greenwar (1997) (with Laura J Mixon)
   Helm (1998)
   Blind Waves (2000)
Anthologies containing stories by Steven Gould
Short stories
Rory (1984)Hugo (nominee)
Peaches for Mad Molly (1988)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula Awards (nominee)
The Session (1995)

Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1985) : Rory
Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1989) : Peaches for Mad Molly
Nebula Awards Best Novellette nominee (1989) : Peaches for Mad Molly
Prometheus Award Best Novel nominee (1997) : Wildside

Steven Gould recommends
Little Brother (2008)
(Little Brother, book 1)
Cory Doctorow
"A tale of struggle familiar to any teenager, about those moments when you choose what your life is going to mean."
Dragon Coast (2015)
(California Bones, book 3)
Greg Van Eekhout
"L.A. noir as dark as Le Brea meets magic drawn from ancient bones."
Game of Shadows (2017)
Erika Lewis
"Riveting from the start."
The Last Good Man (2017)
Linda Nagata
"I asked to see an advanced copy of The Last Good Man with the caveat that I was very busy and might not get to it. I was just going to glance at the first few pages but looked up to find myself halfway through the book in the wee hours of the morning."

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