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Don Sakers is a science fiction writer and fan living in Maryland, who has written several novels and edited a short story collection. In 2009 he succeeded Thomas Easton as book reviewer for Analog Science Fiction and Fact magazine. Sakers is probably best known in the science fiction community as a frequent guest speaker at science fiction conventions. Openly gay, he shares a home with his spouse, Thomas Atkinson, Meerkat Meade, which was featured in Weird Maryland. His self-described "day job" is with the Anne Arundel County public library.

When asked about the reaction to the diversity elements in his SF, Sakers said:
By and large, it seems to me that most SF fans are fairly comfortable with diversity. Part of this, I feel, comes from the common experience of being thought "weird" by the general populace.... Another reason that fans seem comfortable with diversity stems from the nature of Science Fiction itself. SF is often concerned with "the other" -- the alien being, the time traveler, the citizen of a totally different society. After you've wrapped your mind around the concept of falling in love with a silicon-based insectoid creature whose society is based on ritual cannibalism, a friendly chat with the black lesbian sitting next to you is easy to handle.
—Don Sakers, see


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Total Books: 13
Meat and Machine
2014 - Meat and Machine (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781934754153
ISBN-10: 1934754153
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A Rose From Old Terra
2007 - A Rose From Old Terra (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971614796
ISBN-10: 0971614792
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Gay & Lesbian
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Act Well Your Part
2006 - Act Well Your Part (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780971614772
ISBN-10: 0971614776
Genres: Romance, Teen & Young Adult
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Weaving The Web Of Days
2004 - Weaving the Web of Days (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971614703
ISBN-10: 0971614709
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Leaves of October
2003 - The Leaves of October (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780971614741
ISBN-10: 0971614741
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Carmen Miranda's Ghost is Haunting Space Station Three
1990 - Carmen Miranda's Ghost Is Haunting Space Station Three (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780671698645
ISBN-10: 0671698648
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
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LEAVES OF OCTOBER
1988 - Leaves of October (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780671654221
ISBN-10: 0671654225
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Lucky in Love
1988 - Lucky in Love (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781555831127
ISBN-10: 1555831125
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Act Well Your Part
Act Well Your Part (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780932870797
ISBN-10: 0932870791
Genres: Children's Books, Romance, Teen & Young Adult, Gay & Lesbian
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Dance for the Ivory Madonna A Romance of Psiberspace
Curse of the Zwilling
Curse of the Zwilling (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971614727
ISBN-10: 0971614725
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Voice in Every Wind
A Voice in Every Wind (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971614758
ISBN-10: 097161475X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Sf Book of Days
The Sf Book of Days (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780971614765
ISBN-10: 0971614768
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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