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Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Authors

Worlds Without End has an author page for every author in our database where you'll find their books, a brief biography, links to web sites and blogs, images and videos etc. That's over 3,200 authors to choose from!

Check out the Author Awards and the Top SF/F/H Authors list below or use the search at the top of the page to find your favorite authors. We even have a special page where you can find all our women authors in one place. Don't forget to check out our Featured Author and the Author Videos page where we have hundreds of interviews, readings and lectures for you to enjoy.


Author Awards


Top SF/F/H Authors

Below is a list of the top SF/F/H authors in the WWEnd database who have received at least 10 nominations across all the awards we cover.

# AUTHOR NOVELS IN WWEND AWARD
TOTAL NOMINATED NOMS WINS
1. Susanna Clarke Susanna Clarke 4 3 15 5
2. Becky Chambers Becky Chambers 7 5 12 1
3. Alix E. Harrow Alix E. Harrow 8 3 10 1
4. Sean Stewart Sean Stewart 9 6 12 3
5. Fonda Lee Fonda Lee 10 6 11 4
6. Tricia Sullivan Tricia Sullivan 10 5 10 1
7. Tade Thompson Tade Thompson 10 6 13 3
8. Rebecca Roanhorse Rebecca Roanhorse 11 5 10 1
9. Glenda Larke Glenda Larke 12 10 10 0
10. Nicola Griffith Nicola Griffith 13 4 11 2
11. R. A. MacAvoy R. A. MacAvoy 13 7 11 1
12. Paul Tremblay Paul Tremblay 13 5 11 4
13. Robert Jackson Bennett Robert Jackson Bennett 14 7 10 2
14. Emma Bull Emma Bull 14 4 10 1
15. Jon Courtenay Grimwood Jon Courtenay Grimwood 14 7 11 2
16. Margaret Atwood Margaret Atwood 15 7 12 2
17. Amie Kaufman Amie Kaufman 15 9 10 3
18. Guy Gavriel Kay Guy Gavriel Kay 15 14 31 3
19. Graham Joyce Graham Joyce 16 14 22 7
20. China Miéville China Miéville 16 9 42 16
21. Justina Robson Justina Robson 16 5 11 0
22. Joe Abercrombie Joe Abercrombie 17 8 14 1
23. Ann Leckie Ann Leckie 17 6 24 9
24. Silvia Moreno-Garcia Silvia Moreno-Garcia 17 6 20 3
25. Iain M. Banks Iain M. Banks 18 9 14 2
26. Stephen Graham Jones Stephen Graham Jones 18 4 15 5
27. Jay Kristoff Jay Kristoff 18 11 14 6
28. Mary Gentle Mary Gentle 19 5 11 1
29. Daryl Gregory Daryl Gregory 19 6 11 0
30. Neal Stephenson Neal Stephenson 19 8 28 8
31. Peter Watts Peter Watts 19 5 11 0
32. Naomi Novik Naomi Novik 20 5 14 7
33. Sara Douglass Sara Douglass 20 11 11 3
34. M. John Harrison M. John Harrison 21 7 17 3
35. Nalo Hopkinson Nalo Hopkinson 21 6 15 3
36. Kameron Hurley Kameron Hurley 21 5 14 1
37. Paolo Bacigalupi Paolo Bacigalupi 22 7 13 5
38. John Crowley John Crowley 22 6 15 3
39. L. Neil Smith L. Neil Smith 22 12 12 3
40. Juliet Marillier Juliet Marillier 23 12 13 4
41. Vernor Vinge Vernor Vinge 23 6 20 7
42. Jo Walton Jo Walton 24 11 22 8
43. Stephen R. Donaldson Stephen R. Donaldson 25 6 11 1
44. Scott Westerfeld Scott Westerfeld 25 9 12 1
45. Michael Flynn Michael Flynn 26 9 10 3
46. Christopher Priest Christopher Priest 26 10 19 7
47. N. K. Jemisin N. K. Jemisin 27 8 29 8
48. Martha Wells Martha Wells 27 5 10 5
49. William Gibson William Gibson 28 10 34 5
50. Geoff Ryman Geoff Ryman 28 10 18 6
51. T. Kingfisher T. Kingfisher 28 9 14 5
52. Charlie Jane Anders Charlie Jane Anders 29 6 11 6
53. Mary Robinette Kowal Mary Robinette Kowal 29 6 14 3
54. Maureen F. McHugh Maureen F. McHugh 29 6 10 2
55. James Morrow James Morrow 29 7 19 2
56. Nnedi Okorafor Nnedi Okorafor 29 7 16 2
57. Robert Charles Wilson Robert Charles Wilson 29 14 31 5
58. Eleanor Arnason Eleanor Arnason 30 7 10 2
59. Jonathan Carroll Jonathan Carroll 30 8 14 1
60. Julie E. Czerneda Julie E. Czerneda 30 12 13 4
61. Patricia A. McKillip Patricia A. McKillip 30 18 26 7
62. Peter Straub Peter Straub 30 12 19 7
63. Robert J. Sawyer Robert J. Sawyer 31 22 41 11
64. David Brin David Brin 32 10 24 7
65. Elizabeth Hand Elizabeth Hand 33 11 16 3
66. Ken MacLeod Ken MacLeod 33 15 38 5
67. Dan Simmons Dan Simmons 33 15 31 13
68. Garth Nix Garth Nix 34 13 19 4
69. John Scalzi John Scalzi 34 10 18 4
70. Gwyneth Jones Gwyneth Jones 35 12 19 3
71. Yoon Ha Lee Yoon Ha Lee 35 4 12 2
72. Tim Powers Tim Powers 36 11 29 8
73. Clive Barker Clive Barker 37 11 14 0
74. John Varley John Varley 38 9 17 2
75. John Barnes John Barnes 40 6 11 0
76. Peter S. Beagle Peter S. Beagle 40 6 10 3
77. Sheri S. Tepper Sheri S. Tepper 40 11 17 1
78. Caitlín R. Kiernan Caitlín R. Kiernan 41 3 11 2
79. Jack McDevitt Jack McDevitt 41 15 20 3
80. Sean Williams Sean Williams 41 18 19 4
81. Cory Doctorow Cory Doctorow 44 12 20 5
82. Jeff VanderMeer Jeff VanderMeer 44 9 18 2
83. Lois McMaster Bujold Lois McMaster Bujold 45 15 34 10
84. Samuel R. Delany Samuel R. Delany 45 7 12 2
85. Ramsey Campbell Ramsey Campbell 46 18 19 7
86. Jerry Pournelle Jerry Pournelle 46 6 10 1
87. Adam Roberts Adam Roberts 46 10 16 2
88. Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson 46 10 11 2
89. F. Paul Wilson F. Paul Wilson 48 12 12 2
90. Catherynne M. Valente Catherynne M. Valente 49 8 16 5
91. Adrian Tchaikovsky Adrian Tchaikovsky 50 12 15 5
92. Charles Stross Charles Stross 50 17 32 3
93. Joe Haldeman Joe Haldeman 51 7 15 8
94. Bruce Sterling Bruce Sterling 52 7 18 2
95. Connie Willis Connie Willis 52 8 24 10
96. Ian McDonald Ian McDonald 55 18 35 6
97. Michael Bishop Michael Bishop 56 8 15 3
98. Arthur C. Clarke Arthur C. Clarke 56 4 12 7
99. Paul J. McAuley Paul J. McAuley 56 15 21 3
100. Lavie Tidhar Lavie Tidhar 56 7 14 2
101. Neil Gaiman Neil Gaiman 57 8 26 12
102. Robert A. Heinlein Robert A. Heinlein 57 10 19 5
103. Greg Bear Greg Bear 59 14 31 2
104. Kim Stanley Robinson Kim Stanley Robinson 59 19 53 10
105. Alastair Reynolds Alastair Reynolds 62 16 20 2
106. Jane Yolen Jane Yolen 62 7 11 3
107. Charles de Lint Charles de Lint 64 11 19 1
108. Elizabeth Bear Elizabeth Bear 66 10 11 1
109. Philip K. Dick Philip K. Dick 67 9 14 3
110. Terry Pratchett Terry Pratchett 67 21 27 8
111. Orson Scott Card Orson Scott Card 79 14 29 10
112. Roger Zelazny Roger Zelazny 80 13 16 3
113. Gregory Benford Gregory Benford 83 8 12 3
114. Brian W. Aldiss Brian W. Aldiss 84 5 10 4
115. Nancy Kress Nancy Kress 86 7 14 1
116. Stephen Baxter Stephen Baxter 89 13 22 4
117. Gene Wolfe Gene Wolfe 90 23 51 9
118. Michael Swanwick Michael Swanwick 91 8 18 1
119. C. J. Cherryh C. J. Cherryh 94 20 27 4
120. Larry Niven Larry Niven 94 13 23 5
121. Ursula K. Le Guin Ursula K. Le Guin 95 21 36 14
122. Stephen King Stephen King 100 37 53 12
123. George R. R. Martin George R. R. Martin 101 9 22 4
124. Michael Moorcock Michael Moorcock 108 9 12 6
125. Frederik Pohl Frederik Pohl 119 7 18 6
126. Isaac Asimov Isaac Asimov 159 7 12 5
127. Poul Anderson Poul Anderson 166 19 26 4
128. Robert Silverberg Robert Silverberg 219 12 27 2

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