Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Science_Fiction Born: 1931 in Brooklyn, New York
Illinois ConnectionGene Wolfe lived in Barrington and now lives in Peoria.
Biographical and Professional InformationGene fought in the Korean War and later graduated from the University of Houston with a degree in Medical Engineering. He was editor for the periodical Plant Engineering, retiring to write full-time in 1984. He is a prolific short story writer and a novelist. Wolfe's works have won a variety of awards, and he is considered one of the premier writers in the genre over the past fifty years. In 2007, he was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.
*''An Evil Guest '', Tor Books, 2008 *''Home Fires'', Tor Books, 2011 *''Innocents Aboard: New Fantasy Stories'', Orb Books, 2005 *''On Blue's Waters: Volume One of 'The Book of the Short Sun' '', Tor Books, 2000 *''Operation Ares'', Dobson Books, 1977 *''Pirate Freedom'', Tor Books, 2007 *''Return to the Whorl: The Final Volume of 'The Book of the Short Sun' '', Tor Books, 2002 *''Soldier of Sidon '', Tor Books, 2006 *''Starwater Strains'', Orb Books, 2006 *''The Sorcerer's House '', Tor Books, 2010