Lipsyte, Robert

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(1938-    ) US journalist and author, mostly of nonfantastic tales, often with sporting themes; father of Sam Lipsyte. He began to publish work of genre interest with "The Redman" in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction for September 1964, with Thomas Rogers; but only returned to the fantastic with The Twinning Project sequence beginning with "The Twinning Project" (2012), a Young Adult series set in a Space Opera environment, with adventures, Parallel Worlds, Aliens, and a general sense that accomplishments are possible for its young cast. [JC]

Robert Michael Lipsyte

born New York: 16 January 1938


works (highly selected)


The Twinning Project

  • The Twinning Project (New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Clarion Books, 2012) [Twinning Project: hb/Frank Quitely]
  • The Twin Powers (New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Clarion Books, 2014) [Twinning Project: hb/Sammy Yuen]


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