Peter Prellwitz


Peter Prellwitz is the IT Director for a precious metals refining company located in Philadelphia. Peter has been writing stories, plays and skits since the fourth grade. As a child and young adult, Peter saw limited publication/production of three plays and two series of children’s puppet skits.

Presently, Pete has a total of nine novels published in trade paperback and ebook, all by Double Dragon Publishing (DDP). His novel Horizons was selected by Mike Resnick as Best Science Fiction and awarded DDP’s  2003 Draco Award. Four of his short stories appear in the anthology Twisted Tails, which won the 2006 Dream Realms Award. Peter also has short stories in By Other Means and Best Laid Plans (Dark Quest, LLC) and Twisted Tails VI (DDP).  He continues writing novels and short stories, as well as dabbling in web comics.

Together with more than three dozen short stories located on his site, Peter’s novels help weave a tapestry of mankind’s exploration and settling of the galaxy over the next two and half millennia..

A native Arizonan, Peter has also lived in Wisconsin, California, Hawaii, New York, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania, where he now lives with his wife, Bethlynne, and four of their five sons. In addition to writing, Peter enjoys history, backpacking, and languages.