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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Richard Chwedyk  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1955 in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Chwedyk was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Richard is a contributor of short stories, novellas and poetry to magazines. His novella ''Bronte's Egg'' was reprinted in Nebula Awards Showcase 2004.

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Titles At Your Library

Tales From the Red Lion (Chicago)
ISBN: 0977985628

Twilight Tales, Inc. 2007

Many towns and cities around the world have a Red Lion Pub, and Chicago is no exception. Inside these pages you ll find tales of one of Chicago s favorite watering holes featuring barkeeps and barmaids, bar-fights, bar-jokes and barflies, several spirits and even a mystery or two by 14 Chicago authors.


  • Nebula Award, ''Bronte's Egg''
  • Sturgeon Award, ''Bronte's Egg''

    Speaking Engagements

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