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Chris Beckett

Chris Beckett is a university lecturer living in Cambridge. He has written over 20 short stories, many of them originally published in Interzone and Asimov's. He is the winner of the Edge Hill Short Story competition, 2009, for The Turing Test, as well as the prestigious Arthur C. Clarke award, 2013, for Dark Eden.
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REVIEWS

A classic theme, beautifully told
Sunday Telegraph

This is a world I'm desperate to return toAlison Flood
Guardian

There's no justice if Dark Eden, with its beautiful, terrifying planet, slowly revealed, fails to bring Beckett awards
Sunday Times

A captivating and haunting book
Daily Mail

A dazzlingly inventive science-fiction writerA. N Wilson

Dark Eden is stunningly written
SciFiNow

Dark Eden is an incredible novel


SFBooks

Beckett should be on the radar of anyone who professes concern for science fiction as a literary formAlastair Reynolds

Every bit as compelling as Dark Eden was... Eden is building into one of most vivid and fascinating places in modern SFEddie Robson
SFX

Mother of Eden is a masterpiece
Guardian

A classic theme, beautifully told
Sunday Telegraph on DARK EDEN

This is a world I'm desperate to return to
Guardian on DARK EDEN

There's no justice if Dark Eden, with its beautiful, terrifying planet, slowly revealed, fails to bring Beckett awards
The Sunday Times on DARK EDEN

A captivating and haunting book
Daily Mail on DARK EDEN

The Eden trilogy is a remarkable achievement: with wit, insight and invention Beckett has imagined a scientific Genesis not just about a society, but about the culture and myths that sustain it. It is both politically astute and theologically compelling.Stuart Kelly
Guardian

Every bit as compelling as Dark Eden was... Eden is building into one of most vivid and fascinating places in modern SF.Eddie Robson
SFX on MOTHER OF EDEN

A captivating and haunting book.
Daily Mail on DARK EDEN

Mother of Eden is a masterpiece.
Guardian on MOTHER OF EDEN

A classic theme, beautifully told.
Sunday Telegraph on DARK EDEN

There's no justice if Dark Eden, with its beautiful, terrifying planet, slowly revealed, fails to bring Beckett awards.
The Sunday Times on DARK EDEN

One of the most accomplished and interesting science-fiction trilogies in recent years.
Guardian

A compelling finale to an award-winning saga
Guardian

A remarkable achievement [full of] wit, insight and invention
Guardian

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