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This page covers the author of Dark Eden.

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Chris Beckett is lecturer in Social Work at Anglia Polytechnic University, Cambridge — biography from Child Protection: An Introduction
Dark Eden 771 copies, 73 reviews
Mother of Eden 198 copies, 24 reviews
The Holy Machine 141 copies, 6 reviews
The Turing Test 95 copies, 4 reviews
Daughter of Eden 93 copies, 2 reviews
America City 59 copies, 3 reviews
Beneath the World, a Sea 55 copies, 5 reviews
Marcher [original text] 38 copies, 2 reviews
Two Tribes 30 copies, 1 review
The Peacock Cloak 29 copies, 1 review
Tomorrow 15 copies
Spring Tide 13 copies
Marcher 12 copies, 2 reviews
Atomic Truth 6 copies, 1 review
La Macchina [short fiction] 6 copies, 1 review
Day 29 [short fiction] 4 copies, 1 review
Two Thieves (novelette) 4 copies, 1 review
The Welfare Man 4 copies, 1 review
Greenland 4 copies, 1 review
Rat Island 3 copies, 1 review
Johnny's New Job 3 copies, 1 review
Poppyfields 3 copies, 1 review
Tammy Pendant 2 copies, 1 review
The Perimeter 2 copies
Our Land (short story) 2 copies, 1 review
The warrior Half and Half 1 copy, 1 review
Valour 1 copy
Year's Best SF 6 (Contributor) 263 copies, 6 reviews
Year's Best SF 5 (Contributor) 238 copies, 1 review
The Best of Interzone (Contributor) 95 copies
A.I.s (Contributor) 41 copies
Robots, A Science Fiction Anthology (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
Best of British Science Fiction 2019 (Contributor) 27 copies, 15 reviews
Conflicts (Contributor) 21 copies
We, Robots (Contributor) 14 copies
Once Upon a Parsec: The Book of Alien Fairy Tales (Contributor) 13 copies, 7 reviews
Clarkesworld: Issue 109 (October 2015) (Contributor) 11 copies, 1 review
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 19: Enemy of the Good (Contributor) 7 copies, 1 review
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 86 • July 2017 (Contributor) 2 copies, 1 review
Newcon Press Sampler (Contributor) 1 copy

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Chris Beckett was born in Oxford, England in 1955, and now lives in Cambridge, England. He has published three novels: Dark Eden, The Holy Machine and Marcher. He has been publishing short stories in the UK and the US, since 1990, and his short story collection, The Turing Test, won the Edge Hill Short Fiction Award in 2009, the UK's only national prize for single-author short-story collections.

His new short story collection, The Peacock Cloak, will be appearing at Easter 2013.
Chris Beckett works part-time as a lecturer in social work and he also writes text books on social work, in which he tries to use his experience of story telling to make the writing readable and lively. [adapted 7/23/2013 from Amazon.com]

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