Martha Wells Biography
Martha Wells was born on September 1st, 1964 and is currently 59 years old. Martha Wells was born in Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
Martha Wells is the author of the Murderbot Diaries series which currently consists of 9 novels. The Murderbot Diaries series started in 2017 with the novel All Systems Red. The most recently released novel in the Murderbot Diaries series was System Collapse which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming novels for the Murderbot Diaries series.
Martha Wells has also written the Books Of The Raksura series which has 5 books including The Cloud Roads and The Serpent Sea.
Martha Wells received a nomination for the 2020 Seiun Award (Best Translated Long Work) for her first four Murderbot Diaries - All Systems Red, Artificial Condition, Rogue Protocol, and Exit Strategy.
Martha Wells Awards & Accolades
Wells' books have won multiple awards, All Systems Red won the Hugo Award, Best Novella, in 2018 as well as the Alex Awards - Best Book in 2018. Artificial Condition won the Hugo Award, Best Novella, in 2019. Network Effect won the Hugo Award, Best Novel, in 2021.
The following novels by Martha Wells were also nominated for these awards:
- Chicks Unravel Time: Women Journey Through Every Season of Doctor Who: Hugo Award, Best Related Work (2013).
- All Systems Red: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2017). Philip K. Dick Award, Best Science Fiction Book (2017). Seiun Award, Best Translated Long Work (2020).
- Artificial Condition: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2018).
- Network Effect: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2020). Seiun Award, Best Translated Long Work (2022).
- Fugitive Telemetry: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2021).
- Witch King: Goodreads Awards, Best Fantasy (2023).
- System Collapse: Goodreads Awards, Best Science Fiction (2023).
Martha Wells F.A.Q
When was Martha Wells Born? How old is Martha Wells?
Martha Wells was born on September 1st, 1964. Martha Wells is currently 59 years old.
Where was Martha Wells Born?
Martha Wells was born in Fort Worth, Texas, USA and is American.
What book awards has Martha Wells won?
What was the first book Martha Wells wrote?
The first novel written by Martha Wells was The Element of Fire, published in 1993.
What was the most recent book Martha Wells wrote?
Her most recently released work was System Collapse on November 14th, 2023.
Will there be any more books by Martha Wells?
Martha Wells does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Martha Wells written?
Martha Wells has written 31 books across 13 series.
- 2 books in the Ile-Rien Series
- 3 books in the Fall Of Ile-Rien Series
- 5 books in the Books Of The Raksura Series
- 2 books in the Emilie Series
- 2 books in the Stories Of The Raksura Series
- 9 books in the Murderbot Diaries Series
- 4 Standalone Novels
- 1 Short Story Collections
- 2 books in the Stargate Atlantis Series
- 1 book in the Star Wars: Empire and Rebellion Series
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