Susan Shwartz (born December 31, 1949) is an American author.

Susan Shwartz
Born (1949-12-31) December 31, 1949 (age 70)

She received her B.A. in English from Mount Holyoke College in 1972 and a PhD in English from Harvard University.

Shwartz has published several novels and sixty short stories.



  • The Woman of Flowers (1987)
  • Byzantium's Crown (1987)
  • Silk Roads and Shadows (1988)
  • Queensblade (1988)
  • Arabesques: More Tales of the Arabian Nights (1988)
  • Heritage of Flight (1989)
  • Imperial Lady (1989) with Andre Norton
  • Arabesques II (1989)
  • The Grail of Hearts (1991)
  • Empire of the Eagle (1993) with Andre Norton
  • Shards of Empire (1996)
  • Cross and Crescent (1997)
  • Second Chances (2001)
  • Hostile Takeover (2004)

She has also collaborated with science fiction writer (and fellow Mount Holyoke alumna) Judith Tarr on the following works:

  • S.M. StirlingBlood Feuds (1993) (with Judith Tarr and Susan Shwartz and Harry Turtledove (Part of the "War World" sub-series in the "Co-dominium" series, originally created by Jerry Pournelle) and Blood Vengeance (1994) (with Susan Shwartz and Judith Tarr and Harry Turtledove and Jerry Pournelle (Also part of the "War World" sub-series)
  • CoDominiumBlood Feuds (1992) Susan Shwartz, S.M. Stirling, Judith Tarr, and Harry Turtledove and Blood Vengeance (1994) Susan Shwartz, S.M. Stirling, Judith Tarr, and Harry Turtledove.

Star Trek novelsEdit

All co-written with Josepha Sherman

  • Vulcan's Forge (1997)
  • Vulcan's Heart (1999)
  • Exodus: Vulcan's Soul Book One (2004)
  • Exiles: Vulcan's Soul Trilogy Book Two (2006)
  • Epiphany: Vulcan's Soul Trilogy Book Three (2007)





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