Kerry C hails from a small central Washington town surrounded by orchards, vineyards, and lots of cows.
After graduating from Eastern Washington University, he moved back and forth between Spokane and Portland a few times before finally settling in Spokane. (Though, he sorely misses the Oregon coast.)
In his free time, Kerry enjoys reading a variety of things but his favorite genres are science fiction and fantasy. Some of his favorite authors include:
- Michael Crichton
- Robert Jordan
- Douglas Adams
- George R. R. Martin
- Mercedes Lackey,
- Truman Capote
- Bart D. Ehrman
- Nathaniel Philbrick
A visionary work that combines speculative fiction with deep philosophical inquiry, The Sparrow tells the story of a charismatic Jesuit priest and linguist, Emilio Sandoz, who leads a scientific mission entrusted with a profound task: to make first contact with intelligent extraterrestrial life.
From Orthodox Jewish child in postwar America to mild-mannered mathematician in academia to legendary atheist activist in the heart of today’s Republican South, Herb Silverman has always been outside the mainstream of American culture, politics, and religion.