Special Guest announced: Novelist Stephanie Osborn
We’re very proud to announce our next major guest in our lineup, novelist Stephanie Osborn! Her details are below!
Stephanie Osborn – Visit Stephanie Osborn’s official website!
Stephanie Osborn is a former payload flight controller, a veteran of over twenty years of working in the civilian space program, as well as various military space defense programs. She has worked on numerous Space Shuttle flights and the International Space Station, and counts the training of astronauts on her resumé. Of those astronauts she trained, one was Kalpana Chawla, a member of the crew lost in the Columbia disaster.
She holds graduate and undergraduate degrees in four sciences: Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, and she is “fluent” in several more, including Geology and Anatomy. She obtained her various degrees from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.
Stephanie is currently retired from space work. She now happily “passes it forward, ” teaching math and science via numerous media including radio, podcasting, and public speaking, as well as working with SIGMA, the science fiction think tank, while writing science fiction mysteries based on her knowledge, experience, and travels.
Her works include:
Books in the Point series, with Travis S. Taylor:
- Extraction Point!
- Conquest Point
- Breaking Point
- End Point
Books in the Burnout series:
- Burnout, soon to become a major motion picture!
- Escape Velocity
Books in the Displaced Detective Series:
- The Case of the Displaced Detective: The Arrival
- The Case of the Displaced Detective: At Speed
- The Case of the Cosmological Killer: The Rendlesham Incident
- The Case of the Cosmological Killer: Endings and Beginnings
- A Case of Spontaneous Combustion
- A Little Matter of Earthquakes
- The Adventure of Shining Mountain Lodge
- and more!
Books in the Cresperian Saga (Osborn, Taylor, Darrell Bain):
Anthologies & Contributions:
- Dreams of Steam
- How I Wrote My First Book: The Story Behind The Story
- Southern Fried Weirdness: Reconstruction, a charity anthology
- Alien Invasion: How To Defend Earth (nonfiction)