Amy Thomson


Born
in Miami, The United States
October 28, 1958

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Amy Thompson is an American science fiction writer. In 1994 she won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. Most of her work is considered hard science fiction and contains feminist and environmental themes.

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The Color of Distance

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Through Alien Eyes

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Storyteller

3.94 avg rating — 179 ratings — published 2003 — 3 editions
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Virtual Girl

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“He was the least spiritual of all the monks here, accepting nothing without proof. This skepticism was simultaneously his greatest asset and his greatest impediment.”
Amy Thomson, Analog Science Fiction and Fact, 2013 January/February

“You've really helped him a lot."

Samsara shrugged. "It's mostly Raz's insight. I just nudge him a little occasionally."

"Which is what a good teacher does.”
Amy Thomson, Analog Science Fiction and Fact, 2013 January/February

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