E. M. Foner is an American science fiction author. He was born in Springfield, MA and currently resides in Northampton, MA. Foner is best known for the 18 book EarthCent Ambassador series, also known as the Union Station books for the location of the embassy. Foner writes science fiction without wars or potty-mouth heroes. His characters; aliens, humans, and artificial intelligence, are the real stars of the books as they navigate life in a version of the future where the author wishes he could live. Foner holds a BSEE and an MSEE, and spent more than a decade writing bestselling computer troubleshooting and repair books under another name.