Mother of Eden

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Product Details
Price
$17.00  $15.81
Publisher
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Publish Date
Pages
480
Dimensions
5.1 X 8.2 X 1.0 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780804138703

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About the Author
Chris Beckett is a university lecturer living in Cambridge, England. His short stories have appeared in such publications as Interzone and Asimov's Science Fiction and in numerous "year's best" anthologies.
Reviews
Praise for Chris Beckett's Dark Eden:

"Poetic...Beckett renders the terror of the darkness beyond the forests with a riveting deftness that evokes all primordial fears of the unknown...There's plenty here to intrigue and entrance." -New York Times Book Review

"A linguistic and imaginative tour de force." --The Guardian (UK)

"Captivating and haunting...human plight and alien planet are both superbly evoked." --Daily Mail(UK)

"A stunning novel and a beautiful evocation of a truly alien world." --Sunday Times

"Pure astonishment and pleasure, a storytelling ride full of brio and wonder." --Locus

"Dazzlingly inventive... superbly well paced and well written... packed with ideas." --Reader's Digest

"Brilliantly imaginative...a superb entertainment, a happy combination of speculative and literary fiction. Not to be missed." -Booklist (starred)

"A fantastic novel...Beckett has created a bizarre world of astounding imaginative vision, grounded by fundamental human conflicts." -Shelf Awareness

"Riveting...a keenly imagined vision of the interaction between human nature and a truly alien world." -BookPage