Kathleen Ann Goonan is an American science fiction writer. Several of her books have been nominated for the Nebula Award. Her debut novel 'Queen City Jazz' was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, and her novel' In War Times' was chosen by the American Library Association as Best Science Fiction Novel for their 2008 reading list. In July 2008, 'In War Times' won the John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel. Her most recent novel, 'This Shared Dream' was released in July 2011 by Tor Books.