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Summary

Amanda is a novelist and screenwriter. She is a Tin Duck Award winner, an Aurealis and Ditmar Awards finalist and author of several science fiction novels.

Biography

Born in Geraldton, Western Australia, she moved to Perth to study film & television/creative writing at Murdoch University, earning her a BA in Communication Studies. Perth has been her home ever since, aside from a nineteen-month stint in London (England) where she dabbled in Film & TV ‘Extra’ work.

Amanda's novels include the best-selling space opera/military SF Aurora series, alien contact drama The Time of the Stripes, and sci-fi crime thriller The Subjugate.

She is currently working with several publishers on new work set for release in 2020, and is also working on screenplays.

Relevant qualifications

BA Communication Studies, Murdoch University (Film/TV and Creative Writing)

Recent experience

Supanova Sydney (2019) - Guest author
Supanova Perth (2019) - Guest author
Supanova Brisbane (2018) - Guest author
Supanova Adelaide (2018) - Guest author
Swancon and Worldcon - Regular panelist

Publications

Aurora: Aurizun (Aurora 7)

Aurora: Aurizun (Aurora 7)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment

Publ. date: 2019

Genre: Space Opera

The Subjugate

The Subjugate

Publisher: Angry Robot Books

Publ. date: 2018

Genre: Science Fiction Crime Thriller

The Time of the Stripes

The Time of the Stripes

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (Amanda Bridgeman)

Publ. date: 2017

Genre: Science Fiction

Aurora: Decima (Aurora 6)

Aurora: Decima (Aurora 6)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment

Publ. date: 2016

Genre: Space Opera

Aurora: Eden (Aurora 5)

Aurora: Eden (Aurora 5)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (previous publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia)

Publ. date: 2015

Genre: Space Opera

Aurora: Centralis (Aurora 4)

Aurora: Centralis (Aurora 4)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (previous publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia)

Publ. date: 2015

Genre: Space Opera

Aurora: Meridian (Aurora 3)

Aurora: Meridian (Aurora 3)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (previous publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia)

Publ. date: 2014

Genre: Space Opera

Aurora: Pegasus (Aurora 2)

Aurora: Pegasus (Aurora 2)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (previous publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia)

Publ. date: 2013

Genre: Space Opera

Aurora: Darwin (Aurora 1)

Aurora: Darwin (Aurora 1)

Publisher: Centralis Entertainment (previous publisher - Pan Macmillan Australia)

Publ. date: 2013

Genre: Space opera

Get in touch

Email [email protected]

Website http://amandabridgeman.com.au/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AmandaBridgeman2/

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/bridgeman_books/

Twitter https://twitter.com/Bridgeman_Books

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