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Yoon Ha Lee

USA flag (b.1979)

Yoon Ha Lee's novel Ninefox Gambit came out from Solaris in 2016 and quickly garnered massive critical acclaim and was short-listed for the Arthur C. Clarke, Hugo and Nebula Awards. It won the Best First Novel Award in the Locus Awards and the Reddit Fantasy Award.He lives in Louisiana with his family and an extremely lazy cat, and has not yet been eaten by gators.

Genres: Science Fiction, Children's Fiction, Fantasy
Series contributed to
Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Book nominee (2017) : Ninefox Gambit
Hugo Best Book nominee (2017) : Ninefox Gambit
Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2017) : Ninefox Gambit
British Science Fiction Association Best Book nominee (2018) : Revenant Gun
Hugo Best Book nominee (2018) : Raven Stratagem
Arthur C. Clarke Award Best Book nominee (2019) : Revenant Gun
Hugo Best Book nominee (2019) : Revenant Gun
Andre Norton Award Best Book nominee (2020) : Dragon Pearl

Yoon Ha Lee recommends
Noumenon (2017)
(Noumenon, book 1)
Marina J Lostetter
"NOUMENON is a grand interstellar quest that marries intimate detail with the sweep of social change and discovery across generations. I was enthralled."
Fire Dance (2018)
(Harp and Ring Sequence, book 2)
Ilana C Myer
"Intricate, enthralling, and devastating."
The Soldier (2018)
(Rise of the Jain, book 1)
Neal Asher
"A richly imagined, exotic world, nonstop action, and unimaginable stakes--I couldn't put The Soldier down."
The Quantum Magician (2018)
(Quantum Evolution, book 1)
Derek Künsken
"An audacious con job, scintillating future technology, and meditations on the nature of fractured humanity."
A Memory Called Empire (2019)
(Teixcalaan, book 1)
Arkady Martine
"A cutting, beautiful, human adventure about cultural exchange, identity, and intrigue. The best SF novel I've read in the last five years."

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