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Stephen Goldin

Full Name: Stephen Goldin
Gender: Male
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Born: 1947-02-28
Number of Works: 58
Born in Philadelphia in 1947, Stephen Goldin has lived in California since 1960. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Astronomy from UCLA and worked as a civilian space scientist for the U.S. Navy for a few years after leaving college, but has made his living as a writer/editor most of his life.

His first wife was fellow author Kathleen Sky, with whom he co-wrote the first edition of the highly acclaimed nonfiction book The Business of Being a Writer. His current wife is fellow author Mary Mason. So far they have co-authored two books in the Rehumanization of Jade Darcy series.

He served the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America for close to three years as editor of the SFWA Bulletin, and another three years as the organization’s Western Regional Director.

He has lived with cats all his adult life. Artistically, he enjoys Broadway musicals and surrealist art. Philosophically, he is an atheist.

Learn more about him at his Web site
. . Many of his books can be bought through his online bookstore, Parsina Press.

ISBN: 185286530X, 9781852865306
Keywords: madworld, trek
Pages: 180
Published: 1978
  • Rating: 60%

Answering a distress call from Epsilon Delta 4, where 700 colonists are dying of radiation poisoning, the crew of the USS "Enterprise" are high-jacked by Enowil, an eccentric being of unbelievable power, who has also seized control of a Romulan and a Klingon star cruiser.
ISBN: 0449143368, 9780449143360
Keywords: brigade, eternity
Pages: 256
Published: 1980
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1456336398, 9781456336394
Keywords: polly
Pages: 162
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 80%

"Blasphemous ... highly offensive" ... and VERY funny! Herodotus Shapiro has had an unbelievably bad week. His wife left him. The IRS is after him for thousands of dollars. His home/bookstore burned down. On his way to take refuge at his brother's place, he got a speeding ticket. And now his car has broken down in the middle of the desert in front of a large mansion. What more can go wrong? But now his world takes a turn for the weird. The mansion has a snowman on the front lawn--in the desert, in July. The house, which is bigger on the inside than on the outside, is owned by P
ISBN: 0553275321, 9780553275322
Keywords: saga, parsina, jann, storyteller
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 80%

Starting on his reluctant odyssey with a small party of friends, the storyteller Jafar al-Sharif must cope with treacherous nomads, a desert djinn, a king of an underground realm and an army of animated corpses as he attempts to save the life of his beloved daughter. This is Book 2 of the Parsina Saga, a journey through a world of djinni, flying carpets and high adventure in exotic realms -- with the fate of the world at stake.
ISBN: 1451523327, 9781451523324
Keywords: isis, agents, wars, tsar
Pages: 252
Published: 2010
  • Rating: 80%