"...brought beautifully to life ... I enjoyed this book a great deal and will definitely buy the sequel." -- David Durant, Critical Wave
"Book of the Month ... an absorbing piece of fiction. Highly recommended." -- Gamesmaster International
"Books like this are proving that the British can write SF as good as any American...Treat yourself: buy both, and read them over and over." -- Paul Brazier, Nexus
About the Author
His most recent novel, Harmony (published in the UK as alt.human), is a big exploration of aliens, alternate history and the Fermi paradox published by Solaris in 2012 and shortlisted for the Philip K DickAward.
Writing as Nick Gifford, his teen fiction is published by Puffin, with one novel also optioned for the movies by Andy Serkis andJonathan Cavendish's Caveman Films. He writes reviews for the Guardian, teaches creative writing at the University of Essex, and lives with his wife Debbie in Wivenhoe, Essex.