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I write science fiction, published by Roc in the US (an imprint of Penguin Random House) and Gollancz in the UK, and urban fantasy published by Diversion Books. Two historical fantasy novellas of the Industrial Magic series have been published by (You can find more information about individual books below.) If you would like to interview me, please get in touch via my contact form. An updated author picture is coming soon!

I am also an audio book narrator. If you'd like to know more about that, visit my audiobooks page.

Emma Newman writes short stories, novels and novellas in multiple speculative fiction genres. She is also a Hugo Award-winning podcaster and an audiobook narrator.

She won the British Fantasy Society Best Short Story Award 2015 for “A Woman’s Place” in the 221 Baker Streets anthology. 'Between Two Thorns', the first book in Emma's Split Worlds urban fantasy series, was shortlisted for the BFS Best Novel and Best Newcomer 2014 awards. Her science-fiction novel, After Atlas, was shortlisted for the 2017 Arthur C. Clarke award and the third novel in the Planetfall series, Before Mars, has been shortlisted for a BSFA Best Novel award. The Planetfall series was shortlisted for the 2020 Best Series Hugo Award.

Emma currently creates a podcast called 'Imagining Tomorrow' for Friends of the Earth. Her hobbies include dressmaking, LARP and tabletop role playing.

For convention organisers

I have been Guest of Honour at Bristolcon, Octocon and Edge-Lit in the UK, and have attended many others in the UK. I have been a guest at several conventions in America too. If you would like me to be a guest at your con, please do get in touch! I am happy to participate on panels and to offer workshops too.