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30min2021 MAY 25
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EDWARD M. LERNER worked in high tech and aerospace for thirty years, as everything from engineer to senior vice president, for much of that time writing science fiction as his hobby. Since 2004 he has written full-time.His novels range from near-future technothrillers, likeSmall MiraclesandEnergized, to futuristic mysteries, likeThe Company Man, to such traditional SF-adventure fare asDark Secretand his InterstellarNet series. Collaborating with Larry Niven, Lerner also wrote the space-opera epic Fleet of Worlds series ofRingworldcompanion novels. His 2015 novel,InterstellarNet: Enigma, won the inaugural Canopus Award "honoring excellence in interstellar writing." His fiction has also been nominated for Locus, Prometheus, and Hugo awards.In shorter forms, Lerner's writing has appeared in anthologies, collections, and many of the usual SF magazines and websites. He also writes about science and technology, most notably includingTrope ing the Light Fantastic: The Science Behind the Fi...

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