Vanna Bonta is an American novelist and poet noted for Flight: A Quantum Fiction Novel (1995), the first definitive work that coined the 21st century literary genre "quantum fiction."
Bonta wrote poetry and short fiction from the age of six, penning several prize-winning poetry collections and essays. Bonta played a cameo role as the hero's young mother in the fantasy feature film, The Beastmaster. She is credited as a voice talent in feature movies such as Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Demolition Man, and The Twilight Zone.
She is the inventor of the 2Suit, a spacesuit which she tested in zero gravity on The Universe series for the History Channel documentary episode about humanity colonizing planets beyond Earth.