Cory Doctorow is a science fiction author, activist, journalist and blogger, a co-editor of Boing Boing and the author of several young-adult novels and novels for adults. His YA work includes Pirate Cinema, the New York Times-bestselling Little Brother, and its sequel Homeland; his adult novels include The Rapture of the Nerds (with Charles Stross) and Makers. He won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 2000; his debut novel Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom won the Locus Award for Best First Novel, and Little Brother won the Prometheus Award and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award, among other honors. He is a former European director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and co-founded the UK Open Rights Group. Born in Toronto, Canada, he now lives in London.
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