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Amanda Bridgeman

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 - both original and tie-in works.

Biography

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

Amanda's novels include the AURORA series (previously published by Momentum Books/Pan Macmillan), THE TIME OF THE STRIPES, and THE SUBJUGATE (published by Angry Robot Books, UK, and recently optioned for TV by an Oscar and Golden Globe nominated production company).

In September 2020, her novel PANDEMIC: PATIENT ZERO will be released worldwide by Aconyte Books (UK). It will be the first novel set in the award-winning tabletop board game, Pandemic, universe (Z-Man Games, US).

In October 2020, her novel THE SENSATION, the second book in the SALVATION series, will be released worldwide by Angry Robot Books (UK). The first book, THE SUBJUGATE, has been optioned for TV by an Oscar and Golden Globe nominated production company.

She also has a short story in the Warhammer 40k universe coming out later this year through Black Library (UK).

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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