Greg Bear


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in San Diego, California, The United States
August 20, 1951

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Greg Bear is one of the world's leading hard SF authors. He sold his first short story, at the age of fifteen, to Robert Lowndes's Famous Science Fiction.

A full-time writer, he lives in Washington State with his family. He is married to Astrid Anderson Bear. He is the son-in-law of Poul Anderson. They are the parents of two children, Erik and Alexandra.

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“Once, poets were magicians. Poets were strong, stronger than warriors or kings — stronger than old hapless gods. And they will be strong once again.”
Greg Bear

“Conservatism is not about tradition and morality, hasn't been for many decades... It is about the putative biological and spiritual superiority of the wealthy.”
Greg Bear

“Welcome to the truth of our world-a massive seed shot out to the stars, filled with deadly children. A seed designed to slay everything it touches.”
Greg Bear, Hull Zero Three

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May Science Fiction: This poll determines which 2 books move on to the run-off poll for May SF Book of the Month. (ends 2/24)

 
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Beyond Reality: 2009-05 EARTH ABIDES, George Stewart: Other post-apocalypse novels? 38 240 Oct 29, 2009 06:16AM  
The Next Best Boo...: Jason's 2009 Good (and not so good) Reads 26 516 Nov 14, 2009 06:03PM  
Beyond Reality: This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for April! 20 86 Jan 20, 2010 09:47AM  
Beyond Reality: This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for May! 17 82 Feb 20, 2010 06:52AM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Near Future. March Sci Fi Nominations 58 357 Feb 28, 2010 03:02PM  
Beyond Reality: The Mongoliad 4 29 Jun 01, 2010 06:52PM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: Book suggestions? 14 145 Jun 04, 2010 11:22AM  


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