Tobias S. Buckell (born 1979) is a Grenadian science fiction writer. His 2008 novel, Halo: The Cole Protocol, made the The New York Times Best Seller list. He currently lives in Bluffton, Ohio.Buckell was born in 1979 in Grenada in the Caribbean. He was raised on a boat.
Buckell attended Clarion East in 1999. Not long after that he made his first sale, "Fish Merchant", to Scott Edelman at Science Fiction Age.