Laurel Winter

Laurel Winter (born Laurel Anne Hjelvik in Columbus, Montana; April 22, 1959) is an author of fantasy, science fiction, and poetry.[1] In childhood, she attended a one-room schoolhouse.

Her first published fantasy story was "Mail Order Eyes" in 1988. She has since won two Rhysling Awards. Her novella "Sky Eyes", published in the March 1999 F&SF, won the World Fantasy Award in 2000.[2] She has written young adult fiction.[3] Her novel Growing Wings was first published in 2000 by Houghton Mifflin.



  • Winter, Laurel (2000). Growing wings. Houghton Mifflin.

Short fictionEdit

  • Winter, Laurel (1988). "Mail-Order Eyes". Tales of the Unanticipated (3): 50–51.
  • Winter, Laurel (October–November 2008). "Going Back in Time". F&SF. 115 (4&5): 155–157.


  1. ^ "Laurel Winter". Retrieved 3 April 2010.
  2. ^ World Fantasy Convention (2010). "Award Winners and Nominees". Archived from the original on 2010-12-01. Retrieved 4 Feb 2011.
  3. ^ Strange Horizons Interview Archived 2009-07-23 at the Wayback Machine

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