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SF author Chris Beckett now writing for Corvus.

February 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
SF author Chris Beckett now writing for Corvus.

Sara O’Keefe, Editorial Director of Grove Atlantic/Corvus in London has acquired world rights in two further novels by Arthur C Clarke Award-winning UK writer Chris Beckett, for the Corvus imprint.  The deal was concluded with agent to the stars, John Jarrold. Corvus have previously published six novels by Beckett including the Clarke Award-winning Dark Eden […]

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Daughter Of Eden (Dark Eden book 3) by Chris Beckett (book review).

October 6, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Daughter Of Eden (Dark Eden book 3) by Chris Beckett (book review).

In this third volume of the ‘Dark Eden’ saga, Chris Beckett continues the story of the lost colony that inhabits the orphan world of Eden, warmed and lit only by fluorescent flora powered by geothermal energy. ‘Daughter Of Eden’ continues on fairly shortly after ‘Mother Of Eden’, this time following as the main character, Angie, […]

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Dark Eden (book 1) by Chris Beckett (book review).

May 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Dark Eden (book 1) by Chris Beckett (book review).

In my 2008 review of Chris Beckett’s Edge Hill prize-winning collection ‘The Turing Test’, I described the short story ‘Dark Eden’ thus: ‘…one of the best short stories I have ever read. The story involves a group of astronauts on an exploratory mission that goes wrong. The characters are all well developed for such a […]

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The Peacock Cloak by Chris Beckett (book review).

March 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
The Peacock Cloak by Chris Beckett (book review).

I enjoyed Chris Beckett’s first collection, the award-winning ‘The Turing Test’ and his recent novel, ‘Dark Eden’, so I was very happy to get a copy of his new collection ‘The Peacock Cloak’ to review. This volume collects together all of Chris Beckett’s stories published over the past five years, from such venerable venues as […]

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