Margaret St. Clair


Born
in Huchinson, Kansas, The United States
February 17, 1911

Died
November 22, 1995

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Margaret St. Clair (February 17, 1911 Huchinson, Kansas - November 22, 1995 Santa Rosa, CA) was an American science fiction writer, who also wrote under the pseudonyms Idris Seabright and Wilton Hazzard.

Born as Margaret Neeley, she married Eric St. Clair in 1932, whom she met while attending the University of California, Berkeley. In 1934 she graduated with a Master of Arts in Greek classics.
She started writing science fiction with the short story "Rocket to Limbo" in 1946. Her most creative period was during the 1950s, when she wrote such acclaimed stories as "The Man Who Sold Rope to the Gnoles" (1951), "Brightness Falls from the Air" (1951), "An Egg a Month from All Over" (1952), and "Horrer Howce" (1956). She largely stopped writing sho
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Sign of the Labrys

3.35 avg rating — 81 ratings — published 1963 — 11 editions
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The Shadow People

3.45 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1969 — 3 editions
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The Best of Margaret St. Clair

4.03 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1985 — 3 editions
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The Dolphins of Altair

3.32 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1967
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The Dancers of Noyo

3.07 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1973 — 3 editions
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Change the Sky and Other St...

3.70 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1974 — 4 editions
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Message from the Eocene / T...

3.18 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1964 — 4 editions
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The Perfectionist

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The Green Queen

3.80 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1956
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Agent of the Unknown

3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1956 — 4 editions
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