Fran Wilde is the author of the high-flying fantasy, Updraft (Tor 2015), as well as Cloudbound (Tor 2016), and Horizon (Tor 2017 [in progress]).

Her short stories and poems include "You Are Two Point Three Meters from Your Destination," (Uncanny, April 2015); "The Ghost Tide Chantey," (, April 2015); "How to Walk in Historic Graveyards in the Post-Digital Age," (Asimov's, April/May 2015); "The Topaz Marquise," (Beneath Ceaseless Skies #154); "A Moment of Gravity, Circumscribed," (Impossible Futures Anthology 2013; [reprint] Thirteen Resurrection House 2015); "Bent the Wing, Dark the Cloud," (Beneath Ceaseless Skies, forthcoming); and "The Jewel and Her Lapidary," (, forthcoming). Other short fiction has appeared in Asimov's, Nature, Abyss & Apex, and Daily Science Fiction.

She co-edited Ad Astra, The 50th Anniversary SFWA Cookbook (SFWA 2015) with Cat Rambo, and produces the monthly podcast and interview series Cooking the Books. She is a frequent interviewer at SFSignal, and a core contributor to

Fran lives in Philadelphia with her family.