Michael Bishop

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Birthday
12, 1945
Birthplace
Nebraska
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
12, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Nebraska

About

An American writer who published over thirty works of science fiction and fantasy, he is best known for novels such as A Funeral for the Eyes of Fire; Stolen Faces; Transfigurations; and Under Heaven's Bridge. His later works include No Enemy but Time, Ancient of Days, and Unicorn Mountain.

Before Fame

After graduating from the University of Georgia, he worked as a freelance writer and a substitute teacher.

Trivia

He was a two-time recipient of the Nebula Award: The Quickening and No Enemy But Time both won the prestigious honor.

Family Life

He married Jeri Ellis Whitaker in 1969.

Associated With

He wrote an introduction to a book by Mary Shelley.