British fanzine editor, reviewer and occasional fanwriter born in London, and resident in Hua Hin, Thailand, since 2009. He dates joining fandom to 4 June 2001, when he wandered into a pub meeting of the Reading Science Fiction Group and introduced himself by interrupting a conversation on Charles Dickens.
Fanzines include Zoo Nation (2002-2006), Big Sky (2013-), possibly Thailand's first SF fanzine, and the perzine The White Notebooks (2015-). He has also occasionally guest-edited the Hugo Award-winning fanzine Journey Planet.
Young has a background as a graphic designer, illustrator and photographer. He has also reviewed books for Foundation, Strange Horizons and Vector, and since June 2012 has been a moderating editor at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database.
He runs the, reviewing fiction in English about Thailand.
Awards, Honors and GoHships:
- 2003 -- Nova Award for Zoo Nation
- 2004 -- Nova Award for Zoo Nation
- 2010 -- Nova Award for Journey Planet
- 2017 -- FAAn Award for The White Notebooks, Corflu Fifty, Past President of FWA
- 2019 -- FAAn Award for Best Graphic Design
Also involved: - 2004 FAAn Awards - 2005 FAAn Awards - 2013 Best Fanzine Hugo - 2014 Best Fanzine Hugo - 2019 FAAn Awards - Corflu 34 - FAAn Awards - Past President of the Fan Writers of America
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