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Who is Jay Lake?

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  • Award-winning author of ten novels, five collections, and over 300 short stories
  • Cancer survivor who blogs about politics, technology and health
  • Frequent headliner at conventions, conferences and workshops
  • Acclaimed anthology editor with fifteen volumes to his credit
  • Winner of the 2004 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer
  • Multiple Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy Award nominee
  • Published by Tor Books, Night Shade Books, MonkeyBrain Books, Fairwood Press, Wheatland Press and Subterranean Press
  • Represented by Jennifer Jackson of Donald Maass Literary Agency

Cancer Blogging: An index to my cancer blogging since 2008

Interviews: Locus | Sunday Oregonian

Audio: My books at Audible.com | METAtropolis
Free download of “In the Forests of the Night” read by Michael Hogan

Contact: jlake@jlake.com | Twitter: jay_lake

Latest Post

Last Plane to Heaven: The Final Collection.

http://publishersweekly.com/pw/reviews/single/978-0-7653-7798-2Publishers Weekly, Starred ReviewLast Plane to Heaven: The Final Collection by Jay LakeThe prolific Lake’s death in 2014, after a long, harrowing, and very public battle with cancer, gives extra weight to these 32 epitaphs. Lake’s command of language is strong and sincere, and his stories of everyday heartaches, filled with secret fears and self-delusion, […]

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Books

Novels
Green by Jay Lake Endurance by Jay Lake Kalimpura by Jay Lake
Green Endurance Kalimpura
Mainspring by Jay Lake Escapement by Jay Lake Pinion by Jay Lake
Mainspring Escapement Pinion
Trial of Flowers by Jay Lake Madness of Flowers by Jay Lake Rocket Science by Jay Lake Death of a Starship by Jay Lake
Trial of Flowers Madness of Flowers Rocket Science Death of a Starship
Short Fiction Collections
sky_that_wraps The River Knows Its Own by Jay Lake American Sorrows by Jay Lake
The Sky That Wraps The River Knows Its Own American Sorrows
Dogs In the Moonlight by Jay Lake Greetings From Lake Wu by Jay Lake
Dogs In the Moonlight Greetings From Lake Wu
Anthologies and Editing Projects
TEL : Stories edited by Jay Lake All-Star Zeppelin Adventure Stories edited by David Moles and Jay Lake Polyphony 6 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake Polyphony 5 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake
TEL : Stories All-Star Zeppelin
Adventure Stories
Polyphony 6 Polyphony 5
Polyphony 4 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake Polyphony 3 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake Polyphony 2 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake Polyphony 1 edited by Deborah Layne and Jay Lake
Polyphony 4 Polyphony 3 Polyphony 2 Polyphony 1
Chapbooks and Limited Editions
Greetings From Lake Wu Slipcase Limited Edition Green Grow the Rushes-Oh (chapbook) Christmas Season (chapbook) Loving Julius (chapbook)
Greetings From Lake Wu
(slipcase limited edition)
Green Grow
the Rushes-Oh

(chapbook)
Christmas Season
(chapbook)
(out of print)
Loving Julius
(chapbook)
(out of print)

Latest Novel

Kalimpura by Jay Lake

Me writing about cancer from a very internal perspective:
The Specific Gravity of Grief

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