* McAuley's winning of the Arthur C. Clarke Award has established him as the hottest British Sf writer. * Second book in a major science fiction trilogy * 'Already Paul J. McAuley is a better novelist than most of the established giants in the field' Time Out
Paul J. McAuley won the Philip K. Dick Award for his first novel and has gone on to win the Arthur C. Clarke, British Fantasy, Sidewise and John W. Campbell Awards. He gave up his position as a research biologist to write full-time. He lives in london.