Tag Archive: Chris Beckett

Mar 12

Week 10: Definitely not a LONGLIST, Overbearing Angels and the Deconstruction of Myth

Books Read The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard Mother of Eden by Chris Beckett Currently Reading Europe at Midnight by Dave Hutchinson (1) Earlier this week Tom Hunter, the Award Director for the Arthur C Clarke Awards, released the list – NOT A LONGLIST – of all the books submitted to the judges …

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Feb 08

BSFA Shortlist – Best Novel

The British Science Fiction Association shortlist was announced on the weekend.  As with last year I’ll be reading the five books nominated in the Best Novel category: Europe at Midnight by Dave Hutchinson (Solaris) Mother of Eden by Chris Beckett (Corvus) The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard (Gollancz) Luna: New Moon by Ian McDonald (Gollancz) Glorious …

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