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Ian McDonald was born in Manchester in 1960. His family moved to Northern Ireland in 1965. He now lives in Belfast and works in TV production. The author of many previous novels, including the groundbreaking Chaga books set in Africa, Ian McDonald has long been at the cutting edge of SF. RIVER OF GODS won the BSFA award in 2005.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Ian Mcdonald

Luna New Moon by Ian Mcdonald
Luna New Moon
Ian Mcdonald
Highly Recommended. This is rich and involving SF saga was intended by the author to be a “Game of Thrones on the moon.” And with this tale of warring families competing for advantage and survival in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/07/2016
The Dervish House by Ian Mcdonald
The Dervish House
Ian Mcdonald
Istanbul 2025, a new member of the EU is the imagined place for this epic, complex and intelligent character driven Sci-Fi novel. Old religions combine with nano technology for the residents of a dilapidated block of flats. It portrays a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2011
The Dervish House by Ian Mcdonald
The Dervish House
Ian Mcdonald
Shortlisted for the Arthur C Clarke Award 2011. From this award winning author this is a futuristic look at Istanbul in 2025. We follow the families that live in and around the Dervish House looking towards future possibilities.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/07/2010
Brasyl by Ian Mcdonald
Brasyl
Ian Mcdonald
Winner of the recent Arthur C Clarke award, a big novel in every way as this renowned author imagines a near future Brazil as he did for India in his acclaimed River of Gods. Comparison: Richard Morgan,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2008
River of Gods by Ian Mcdonald
River of Gods
Ian Mcdonald
A Suitable Boy meets The Matrix in a big Indian novel of the future, 2047. As this massive country begins celebrating its 100th birthday, on the verge of war and waiting for the monsoon, ten diverse characters begin the journey...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/04/2005

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