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Delia Sherman


Japan (1951 - )

Delia Sherman is the author of two middle grade novels, Changeling (selected for the Sunshine State Young Reader's Award Program) and The Magic Mirror of the Mermaid Queen. Her short stories for younger readers have appeared in numerous anthologies including The Faery Reel, Firebirds, Troll's Eye View, and A Wolf at the Door. She is also the author of a number of novels for adults. Delia lives in New York, New York, and is available to give readings, school and library visits, and teach workshops.
 
Series contributed to
 
Anthologies edited
The Horns of Elfland (1997) (with Donald G Keller and Ellen Kushner)
Interfictions (2007) (with Theadora Goss)
Interfictions 2 (2009) (with Christopher Barzak)
 
Anthologies containing stories by Delia Sherman
 
Short stories
The Maid on the Shore (1987)
Miss Carstairs and the Merman (1989)
Nanny Peters and the Feathery Bride (1990)
Blood Kin (1991)
The Printer's Daughter (1995)
Snow White to the Prince (1995)
The Witch's Heart (1996)
The Fall of the Kings [short story] (1997) (with Ellen Kushner)World Fantasy (nominee)
Sacred Harp (1997)
The Faerie Cony-catcher (1998)
Socks (1998)
Carabosse (1999)
The Parwat Ruby (1999)
The Crone (2000)
The Months of Manhattan (2000)


Awards
John W. Campbell Best Book nominee (1989) : Through a Brazen Mirror
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Best Book winner (1994) : The Porcelain Dove
World Fantasy Best Novella nominee (1998) : The Fall of the Kings [short story]
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Best Book winner (2003) : The Fall of the Kings
Andre Norton Award Best Book winner (2012) : The Freedom Maze
Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature Best Children/Young Adult Fiction winner (2012) : The Freedom Maze
Prometheus Award Best Book winner (2012) : The Freedom Maze


Delia Sherman recommends

The Ghost Dragon's Daughter (2015)
Beth Bernobich
"the characters are rich, the world building deft...a joy to read."



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