Sam Maggs is an Assistant Writer for BioWare, and the bestselling author of The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy and Wonder Women, both published by Quirk Books and distributed by Penguin Random House.

Sam has been named “Awesome Geek Feminist of the Year” and has been an Editor for a geek girl culture site, The Mary Sue. She has been published across the web and in other books about geek culture and gaming. The majority of her writing focuses on geek culture, and sometimes how it intersects with being a lady.

She has appeared on or moderated nerd culture panels at San Diego Comic-Con, New York Comic Con, Emerald City Comicon, Calgary Expo, Fan Expo Canada, C2E2, and many others.