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Tim Pratt

SF & Fantasy Author and Editor

Tim Pratt is the author of more than 30 novels, most recently the Axiom space opera series, multiverse duology Doors of Sleep and Prison of Sleep, and multiversal space opera The Knife and the Serpent! (See the bibliography for links and such.)

He’s a Hugo Award winner for short fiction, and has been a finalist for Nebula, World Fantasy, Sturgeon, Mythopoeic, Stoker, and other awards.

His day job is senior editor at Locus, the magazine of the SF and fantasy field.

He used to tweet incessantly (@timpratt), before Twitter became… bad. Now he’s mostly at Bluesky (

He publishes a new story every month for patrons at

You can buy signed books and sometimes other things (games, pins, etc) at his little Etsy shop, TimPrattBooks