Bio: John Kessel was born in 1950 in Buffalo, New York. He has a dual degree in both English and Physics (what a combo!). He has won one Nebula award for the story "Another Orphan" (available here at Fictionwise) and his work appears regularly in the major science fiction magazines. He currently teaches graduate level fiction writing classes at North Carolina State University.
An ex-con finds himself falling, once more, under a seductive, amoral woman's spell. A hidden door in a summer house leads to a land of plenty. An inventor's life converges with the pulp fiction he reads. In "Pride and Prometheus," the Bennett sisters encounter Dr. Frankenstein and his monster. And, in his acclaimed and award-winning Lunar Quartet, Kessel explores the gender dynamics, politics, and long-term sustainability of a matriarchal lunar colony. This astonishing collection ranges from sc... more info>>