Saladin Ahmed was born in Detroit and raised in a working-class, Arab American enclave in Dearborn, MI.
His short stories have been nominated for the Nebula and Campbell awards, and have appeared in Year's Best Fantasy and numerous other magazines, anthologies, and podcasts, as well as being translated into five foreign languages. He is represented by Jennifer Jackson of the Donald Maass Literary Agency. THRONE OF THE CRESCENT MOON is his first novel.
Saladin lives near Detroit with his wife and twin children.
Saladin Ahmed is the author of books: Throne of the Crescent Moon (The Crescent Moon Kingdoms, #1), Canto Bight (Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi, #1), Abbott, Engraved on the Eye, Black Bolt, Vol. 1: Hard Time, Magnificent Ms. Marvel, Vol. 1: Destined, Black Bolt, Vol. 2: Home Free, Miles Morales: Spider-Man, Vol. 1: Straight Out of Brooklyn, Black Bolt #1, Exiles, Vol. 1: Test of Time