Steve Szilagyi

USA flag (b.1952)

Critic, journalist, novelist Steve Szilagyi is the author of Photographing Fairies (Ballantine, 1992), and co-author, with Bill Mesce, Jr., of The Advocate (Bantam, 2000).

Ohio-born Szilagyi (pronounced Sil-AH-jee) graduated with honors from Columbia University, winning the Columbia Bennett Cerf Award for Fiction for his unpublished story collection "The Night Sophia Loren's Dress Caught Fire in a Restaurant".

A painter and illustrator, Szilagyi has published drawings in New York Magazine and other national publications.
Advocate Trilogy (with Bill Mesce Jr)
1. The Advocate (2000)
World Fantasy Best Novel nominee (1993) : Photographing Fairies