N. K. Jemisin
AUTHOR

N. K. Jemisin

N. K. Jemisin is a Brooklyn author who won the Hugo Award for Best Novel for The Fifth Season, which was also a New York Times Notable Book of 2015. She previously won the Locus Award for her first novel, The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, and her short fiction and novels have been nominated multiple times for Hugo, World Fantasy, and Nebula awards, and shortlisted for the Crawford and the James Tiptree, Jr. awards. She is a science fiction and fantasy reviewer for the New York Times, and you can find her online at nkjemisin.com.
Read more Read less
Save 53% on your first 4 months of Audible Premium Plus

Featured Article: The Best Bisexual Listens by Queer Authors


Listeners on the hunt for stories that center the bisexual experience know what a challenge it can be. Here, we’ve tried to lighten the lift with a list of the best bisexual listens across genres and age categories. And because we know that authenticity is important to listeners, all of the selections on this list were written by queer and bisexual authors. We hope to see more wonderful and nuanced stories depicting bisexual characters going forward.

A Quote by N. K. Jemisin

The body fades. A leader who would last relies on more.


N. K. Jemisin
The Fifth Season

Discover more great leadership quotes.

Best Sellers

Looking for more? Browse other popular science fiction & fantasy authors.

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.