Sharon Joss

Sharon Joss

Sharon Joss writes science fiction, fantasy and horror. She is the author of six novels, including the suspense thriller, STEAM DOGS and the HAND OF FATE urban fantasy series, and is the 2015 Writers of the Future Golden Pen Award winner for speculative fiction. She has worked as a bartender, operating systems software developer and technical program manager in the high-tech industry. She lives in Oregon and writes full-time.


Steam Dogs (alternate history supernatural thriller series), Aja Publishing, 2015

Aurum (science fiction), Aja Publishing, 2014

Brothers of the Fang (urban fantasy), Aja Publishing, 2013

Hand of Fate series (urban fantasy), Aja Publishing
    Destiny Blues  2013
    Legacy Soul    2014
    Chaos Karma  2015

Stars That Make Dark Heaven Light (science fiction novella), Galaxy Press & Aja Publishing, 2015

Numerous short stories in magazines, collections, and anthologies

Awards and Memberships

Stars That Make Dark Heaven Light, Winner – Writers of the Future Golden Pen Award for speculative fiction, 2015

Science Fiction Writers of America (SFWA) Member

Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) Member

Related Experience

Masters degree in Management of Technology and wrote real-time operating systems software for the space shuttle program; managed international product development teams in the high-tech industry. Speaker at conventions, book festivals and other events. 

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