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Rob Wolf

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Rob Wolf is the author of The Alternate Universe and The Escape, the two books in his Khronos Chronicles series. He also hosts New Books in Science Fiction (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/a...) on The New Books Network.

Rob has loved science fiction since he was a kid growing up in the Midwest. As an adult, he's spent most of his career as a journalist for various newspapers and as an advocate for justice reform.

His writing has appeared in varied publications, from The New York Times to the literary journal Thema, and his work has been recognized by the New York Public Library, The Missouri Review, and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency.

He lives in New York City with his husband, son, and two cats.

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If Tolstoy had written Spoonbenders (Knopf, 2017), he might have started it: “All happy families are alike; each family of psychics is unhappy in its own way.” Then again, who needs Tolstoy when you have Daryl Gregory, my guest on this episode of New Books in Science Fiction, whose masterful family drama is tied together wi...

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