Neil Gaiman - Award-winning author of American Gods, Coraline, Stardust and many more.
Nnedi Okorafor - Award-winning author of Zahrah the Windseeker and The Shadow Speaker.
Garth Nix - Award-winning author of the “Old Kingdom,” “Seventh Tower” and “Keys to the Kingdom” series.
Karen Lord - Author of Redemption in Indigo and The Best of All Possible Worlds.
Patrick Rothfuss - Author of The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man’s Fear.
Gene Wolfe - Award-winning author of The Book of the New Sun and many other short stories and novels. He is considered to be one of the best living science fiction authors.
Jeremy Zerfoss - Noted science fiction and fantasy illustrator. Co-author of the upcoming Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction.
Jody Lynn Nye - Award-winning author of more than forty novels and one hundred short stories.
C.S.E. Cooney - Noted author of science fiction short stories and poetry.
David Drake - Award-winning military science fiction author.