Richard Morgan's first novel ALTERED CARBON was a WHS Fresh Talent title Morgan has become a leading light of the genre with remarkable rapidity Film rights to ALTERED CARBON have been sold to Joel Silver, producer of The Matrix and Diehard, for $1m A timely anti-globalisation thriller Morgan is already published in 12 countries His last novel has sold over 20,000 in its trade edition Morgan matched the sales of our other SF megastar, Alastair Reynolds, with only his 2nd novel A uniquely accessible near future thriller that will appeal to all fans of Michael Crichton, John Grisham and Matthew Reilly Very strong Hollywood interest in MARKET FORCES 'Morgan unfurls the twisting plot and counter-plot of corporate greed and corrupt politics brilliantly' The Times
Until recently Richard Morgan taught the teaching of English as a foreign language at Strathclyde University. He now writes full time. He is 37, married and lives in Glasgow. He has also worked and lived in London, Madrid and Istanbul.