|Robin Bailey's official
web page is now available, but hasn't been recently updated. This page
will give you a little of his writing history and tell you about his upcoming
projects. Robin is one of my closest friends in fandom, the author of 16
published novels & many short stories including the collection Turn
Left to Tomorrow, editor of Architects of Dreams
& Through My Glasses Darkly: Five Stories by Frank M. Robinson,
the former President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of
America (SFWA) and looks great in a
Following a successful battle with cancer in 1999. Robin's career came
back busier than ever before.
Robin attends some science fiction conventions and conferences. He is
currently expected to attend the next ConQuesT
in Kansas City, Missouri, Campbell
Conference in Lawrence, Kansas and Contraception
in Independence, Missouri.
Robin's first published novel was FROST, it was followed by two sequels
(SKULLGATE and BLOODSONGS), ENCHANTER, THE LOST CITY OF ZORK, DUNGEON:
THE LAKE OF FIRE, NIGHTWATCH, the three volume Brothers of the Dragon series
(published in the United States as BROTHERS OF THE DRAGON, FLAMES OF THE
DRAGON and TRIUMPH OF THE DRAGON) and his most acclaimed novel SHADOWDANCE
(one of the best novels of 1996). Robin was also a popular "Thieves World"
Darkhose re-released Robin's novel, SWORDS AGAINST THE SHADOWLAND. Set
in Lankhmar, Fritz Leiber's world of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser and originally
conceived as a joint protect between Bailey and Leiber.
Robin's recent books:
To be published: SWORDS IN THE STORM date unknown)
ARCHITECTS OF DREAMS: THE SFWA AUTHOR EMERITUS ANTHOLOGY is edited
by Robin and includes short fiction by Emil Petaja, Wilson Tucker, Judith
Merril, Nelson Bond, and William Tenn.
TURN LEFT TO TOMORROW single author collection.
DRAGONKIN: UNDERSKY The final book in Robin's popular youth trilogy.
SWORDS AGAINST THE SHADOWLAND reissue of of Robin's continuation
of Fritz Leiber's Lankhmar series
|Robin's fiction output has slowed lately, in part because of his volunteer
work, and in park because of his nonfiction writing. Robin is presently
a member of the advisory board of the Science Fiction Museum and Hall of
Fame in Seattle.
Robin is also a talented performer, singing and playing guitar at various
charity benefits, and serving as MC at conventions. A tape of his performance
of NEVER TOO OLD TO DREAM is available from DAG productions at www.filk.com.
This was Robin W. Bailey's first solo studio tape. Many of the songs have
back-up vocals by members of the L.A. Filkharmonics.
At SoonerCon in 1996, Robin was
surprised by a group of 30 fans wearing
"Official Fan of Robin Wayne Bailey"
Links: Robin was one of the founders of the Science
Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame
of the Book Covers: Whirled Tour featured one of Robin's covers
Used Book Search Engine Highly recommended!
place to buy several of his books
Boy Book of Erotic Poetry. Order one today!
of Robin's poetry has recently gone online at http://www.robinwaynebailey.net/RWB_Poetry.htm
Fiction & Fantasy in Kansas City
is a Life Member of the Kansas City
Science Fiction and Fantasy Society
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