S.M. Stirling


Born
in Metz, France
September 30, 1953

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Stephen Michael Stirling is a French-born Canadian-American science fiction and fantasy author. Stirling is probably best known for his Draka series of alternate history novels and the more recent time travel/alternate history Nantucket series and Emberverse series.

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I’m a writer by trade, born in France but Canadian by origin and American by naturalization, living in New Mexico at present. My hobbies are mostly related to the craft? I love history, anthropology and archaeology, and am interested in the sciences. The martial arts are my main physical hobby.


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Dies the Fire (Emberverse, #1)

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The Protector's War (Emberv...

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Island in the Sea of Time (...

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A Meeting at Corvallis (Emb...

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The Sunrise Lands (Emberver...

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The Scourge of God (Emberve...

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Against the Tide of Years (...

4.03 avg rating — 4,526 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
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The Sword of the Lady (Embe...

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On the Oceans of Eternity (...

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The Ship Avenged (Brainship...

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“There is a technical term for someone who confuses the opinions of a character in a book with those of the author. That term is idiot.”
S. M. Stirling

“Now let's move on to the subject of how a real man treats his wife. A real man doesn't slap even a ten-dollar hooker around, if he's got any self respect, much less hurt his own woman. Much less ten times over the mother of his kids. A real man busts his ass to feed his family, fights for them if he has to, dies for them if he has to. And he treats his wife with respect every day of his life, treats her like a queen - the queen of the home she makes for their children.”
S.M. Stirling, Dies the Fire

And the first king was a lucky soldier.
S.M. Stirling, Dies the Fire

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