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Adam Roberts - Author


Adam Roberts is commonly described as one of the UK's most important writers of SF. He is the author of numerous novels and literary parodies. He is Professor of 19th
Century Literature at Royal Holloway, London University and has written a number of
critical works on both SF and 19th Century poetry. He is a contributor to the SF
ENCYCLOPEDIA.

If you like Adam Roberts you might also like to read books by Ken Macleod, Nick Sagan and Christopher Priest.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Adam Roberts

The Thing Itself by Adam Roberts
The Thing Itself
Adam Roberts
It begins like a modern version of John Carpenter's sinister SF horror movie THE THING when two research scientists isolated in an Antarctic station stumble across unholy matters hitherto unknown to man and the ensuing catastrophe sees one fall into...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2016
The Thing Itself by Adam Roberts
The Thing Itself
Adam Roberts
A Maxim Jakubowski selected title. It begins like a modern version of John Carpenter's sinister SF horror movie THE THING when two research scientists isolated in an Antarctic station stumble across unholy...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2015
By Light Alone by Adam Roberts
By Light Alone
Adam Roberts
One of our Great Reads You May Have Missed in 2012. Adam Roberts' new novel is yet another amazing melding of startling ideas and beautiful prose. Set in a New York of the future it nevertheless has echoes of a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/06/2012
Gradisil by Adam Roberts
Gradisil
Adam Roberts
From the author of Salt, one of the most significant of the new SF writers. He's definitely something different.
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 09/11/2006
Star Warped by Adam Roberts
Star Warped
Adam Roberts
A parody was inevitable and so in six chapters all six of the Star War films are chewed up, ridiculed, digested and spat out. All very inventive. Comparison: The others in the series: The Soddit, The McAtrix Derided,
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2006
Polystom by Adam Roberts
Polystom
Adam Roberts
An Arthur C Clark shortlisted author for his first novel Salt continues, nay even betters, his blend of hard-core science fiction with great storytelling. He is definitely an author worth watching.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/07/2004

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