Israeli-born writer Lavie Tidhar has been called an "emerging master" by Locus magazine, and has quickly established a name for himself as a short fiction writer of some note. He has travelled widely, living variously in South Africa, the UK, Asia and the remote island-nation of Vanuatu in the South Pacific, and his work exhibits a strong sense of place and an engagement with the literary Other in all its forms.
Lavie is also the creator of the acclaimed website dealing with SF writing from non-English speaking countries, World SF News. The author currently lives in London, England. The author lives in London, UK.