Robert Repino

Robert Repino

Robert Repino is the author of the science fiction War With No Name series (Soho Press), the middle-grade fantasy Spark series (Quirk Books), and the novellas Leap High Yahoo and Free the Man (Kindle Singles). His short stories have appeared in Literary Review, Coachella Review, Wild Violet, Juked Nickel Steak, Knee Jerk, Night Train, Hobart, Ghoti, Furnace Review, and Word Riot. He is an editor with the Oxford University Press anda regular contributor to He holds a BA from St. Joseph’s University and an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College.

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Robert Repino

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Spark and the League of Ursus

Malefactor (The War With No Name Series, Book 3)

Teacher Articles

Consequences in a Science Fiction or Fantasy Series

The Essential Storytelling Device that Fuels Superman and The Matrix

The Value of Both Showing and Telling