Before becoming one of today's most intriguing and innovative mystery writers, Kate Wilhelm was celebrated as a writer of science fiction, acclaimed for classics like The Infinity Box and The Clewiston Test. Now one of her most famous novels returns to print, the spellbinding story of an isolated post-holocaust community determined to preserve itself, and civilization, through a perilous experiment in cloning.
Buy Where Late the Sweet Bird Sang book by Kate Wilhelm from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
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St Martin's Press
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Author Biography - Kate Wilhelm
Kate Wilhelm is the author of dozens of novels and short-story collections. Among them are the science fiction classic "Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang," the Constance and Charlie mysteries, and "The Good Children." The recipient of many honors--the Prix Apollo, the Hugo Award, three Nebula Awards, and the Kurd Lasswitz Award--Ms. Wilhelm, along with her husband, Damon Knight, received an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree from Michigan State University in recognition of their many years as instructors for the Clarion workshop in Fantasy and Science Fiction. Born in Ohio and raised in Kentucky, Ms. Wilhelm now lives in Eugene, Oregon, her home of many years.