FanX® Guest Author



    APPEARING: Both Days
    KNOWN FOR: Typhoon Time, Escape Velocity
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    RON S. FRIEDMAN is an award-winning science fiction author from Calgary. His novel, TYPHOON TIME, is an #1 Best Seller in Time-Travel and his collection, ESCAPE VELOCITY, is Calgary Herald #1 Best Seller.

    Ron is a Best Short Fiction finalist in the 2016 Aurora Awards, Canada’s premier Science-Fiction and Fantasy awards. Ron’s short stories have appeared in Galaxy’s Edge, Daily Science Fiction, Neo-Opsis, Polar Borealis, Enigma Front and in other magazines and anthologies. Ron co-edited three anthologies and he received ten Honorable Mentions in Writers of the Future Contest.

    Ron is a Quora most viewed author in Astronomy and Planetary Science, with over 1,700,000 views.

    In his day job, Ron is a senior Information Technologies analyst.

    Ron served during the Gulf War as an NCO in the Israeli Air-Force Intelligence.

    Winner of the Aurora Awards – Fan Related Other category, Ron is on the board of directors of When Words Collide festival, a former board member of the Canadian Science-Fiction and Fantasy Association, a member of SFWA, SFCanada, and IFWA.

    Originally from Israel, Ron is living with his loving wife and two children in Calgary, Alberta. Ron is currently working on his second novel.