Sue Burke spent many years working as a reporter and editor for a variety of newspapers and magazines. A Clarion workshop alumnus, Burke has published more than thirty short stories in addition to working extensively as a literary translator. She now lives in Chicago.
BEST BOOKS OF 2018 - THRILLIST, VULTURE,
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LOCUS RECOMMENDED READING LIST 2018
'This is top class SF, intelligent and engaging and I loved
every moment of it'
Adrian Tchaikovsky, award-winning author of CHILDREN OF TIME
'Sue Burke blends science with adventure and fascinating
characters, as a human colony desperately seeks to join the
ecosystem of an alien world.'
David Brin, award-winning author of THE POSTMAN
'A magnetic meditation on biochemistry and humanity'
'A clever, fascinating, fun and unique debut'