I'm a science fiction writer based in Wales.

A former space scientist, I turned from studying pulsars and binary stars to fiction. I'm now the author of twelve novels and more than fifty short stories. My work has been shortlisted for the Hugo and Arthur C Clarke awards, and I have won the Seiun and Sidewise awards.

Latest Posts

Looking at the January 2015 issue of Asimov’s Science Fiction

22 Jan 2015

Over on my old blog – which I’m going to keep for more in-depth stuff like this – I’ve taken a long-ish look at the fiction in the January issue of Asimovs. If you feel like commenting, please do so over there rather than here, as I’m currently being spammed …

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AutismCon

12 Jan 2015

This saturday (17th January) I’ll have the pleasure of speaking at AutismCon, the day-long Festival of the Mind organised by the National Autistic Society. The event takes place at Conway Hall, in central London. I’ll be taking part in a panel discussion about science fiction, and speaking for about fifteen …

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