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Scott Westerfeld  

Award winning Science Fiction writer.
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2012 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Author's Biography

Born May 5, 1963 in Dallas, Texas.

Scott Westerfeld attended the Arts Magnet High School in Dallas, Texas.  He has a degree in Philosophy from Vassar and has done graduate work in Performance Studies from New York University.

He has worked as a factory worker making toy soldiers, a substitute teacher, a software designer, a ghost writer, and was laid off as a textbook writer.

In addition to writing science fiction, he is also a composer who has written music for dance performances.


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Author's Book Awards


  for The Secret Hour in 2004


             for So Yesterday in 2005

        for Peeps in 2006

        for Uglies in 2006

Best Book for Young Adults



    Scott Westerfeld

    Scott Westerfeld


      A Quote from the Author

       “One thing I've realized …. is that writing is a sport…  it takes conditioning.”

      “I'm giving the advice everyone gives new writers:”

      “Write.”  “Till it hurts.”


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