Aliette de Bodard

Aliette de Bodard lives and works in Paris, where she has a day job as a System Engineer. In between bouts of coding she writes speculative fiction: her Aztec noir fantasy Obsidian and Blood is published by Angry Robot, and her short fiction has appeared in venues such as Clarkesworld, Asimov’s, and various anthologies, as well as multiple times previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. She has won a Nebula Award, a Locus Award, and been shortlisted for the Hugo, Sturgeon and Tiptree awards. Her new novel, The House of Shattered Wings, is out now from Gollancz (UK/Commonwealth) and Roc (US). Visit her at aliettedebodard.com for writing process, book reviews, and Franco-Vietnamese cooking.



Stories by Aliette de Bodard:
“A Salvaging of Ghosts”Issue #195 - Science-Fantasy Month 3, March 17, 2016
“The Moon Over Red Trees”Issue #157, Sixth Anniversary Double-Issue, October 2, 2014

“readers will suspect (the narrator) of planning revenge, but the story takes a different path. Readers familiar with the author’s recent work will recognize... the same concern with ancestral heritage and the gynocentric family structure.” —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“The Breath of War”Issue #142 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 6, 2014

Finalist, 2014 Nebula Award, Short Story

“Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and Blood”Issue #45, June 17, 2010

Million Writers Award Notable Stories of 2010

"...an interesting melding of de Bodard’s variant Aztec world with the recent SF trend of fiction featuring mechanical animals" —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“In the Age of Iron and Ashes”Issue #33, December 31, 2009

Honorable Mention, Year's Best SF 27 (ed. Gardner Dozois)

“Blighted Heart”Issue #22, July 30, 2009
“Beneath the Mask”Issue #8, January 15, 2009

Podcasts by Aliette de Bodard:
BCS 170: A Salvaging of GhostsIssue #195 - Science-Fantasy Month 3, March 17, 2016
BCS 136: The Moon Over Red TreesIssue #157, Sixth Anniversary Double-Issue, October 9, 2014
BCS 121: The Breath of WarIssue #142 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 6, 2014
BCS 041: Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and BloodIssue #46, July 1, 2010
BCS 030: In the Age of Iron and AshesIssue #35, January 28, 2010
BCS 020: Blighted HeartIssue #23, August 13, 2009

Audio Vault Podcasts by Aliette de Bodard:
BCS Audio Vault 022: The Breath of WarIssue #195 - Science-Fantasy Month 3, March 24, 2016
BCS Audio Vault 020: In the Age of Iron and AshesIssue #187, November 24, 2015
BCS Audio Vault 016: Blighted HeartIssue #169, March 12, 2015
BCS Audio Vault 007: Memories in Bronze, Feathers, and BloodIssue #158, September 25, 2014