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Robert Rankin - Author


Robert Rankin is an unrepentant Luddite who writes his bestselling novels by hand in exercise books. He is the author of THE HOLLOW CHOCLATE BUNNIES OF THE APOCALYPSE, THE WITCHES OF CHISWICK, The Brentford Trilogy (5 books), The Armageddon Quartet (3 books) and many more.

If you like Robert Rankin you might also like to read books by Douglas Adams, Terry Pratchett and Samit Basu.

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The Chickens of Atlantis and Other Foul and Filthy Fiends by Robert Rankin
The Chickens of Atlantis and Other Foul and Filthy Fiends
Robert Rankin
Robert Rankin is a master of comic fantasy. This is book four in his Japanese Devil Fish Girl series featuring detective Cameron Bell and his educated monkey assistant Darwin in a steampunk Victorian world and those new to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/07/2014
The Mechanical Messiah and Other Marvels of the Modern Age A Novel by Robert Rankin
The Mechanical Messiah and Other Marvels of the Modern Age A Novel
Robert Rankin
Another wild and wacky adventure from the Master of Far Fetched Fiction!
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/07/2012
The Japanese Devil Fish Girl and Other Unnatural Attractions by Robert Rankin
The Japanese Devil Fish Girl and Other Unnatural Attractions
Robert Rankin
It's 1895; nearly a decade since Mars invaded Earth, chronicled by H.G. Wells in THE WAR OF THE WORLDS. Wrecked Martian spaceships, back-engineered by Charles Babbage and Nikola Tesla, have carried the Queen's Own Electric Fusiliers to the red...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/08/2011
The Witches of Chiswick by Robert Rankin
The Witches of Chiswick
Robert Rankin
Publishers are forever trying to compare this man and Tom Holt to Terry Pratchett. The only comparison is that they all write satirical comic fantasy. There is no substitute for Terry Pratchett but Robert Rankin is very much his own...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/12/2009
The Brightonomicon by Robert Rankin
The Brightonomicon
Robert Rankin
It’s a Robert Rankin, to tell you anything will spoil it. Set in Brighton in the 60s, but not quite as we knew it, this stands alone, although it does make reference to earlier works and features ‘The Most Amazing...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 03/12/2009
Knees Up Mother Earth by Robert Rankin
Knees Up Mother Earth
Robert Rankin
If I tell you this is the prequel to the five books of the Brentford Trilogy you will get an idea of the wacky nature of this man. Fans need no introduction, newcomers prepare to be enthralled. He really does...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2005

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