`A classic theme, beautifully told' --Sunday Telegraph
`Brilliantly brought to life by Chris Beckett, a dazzlingly inventive science-fiction writer... superbly well paced and well written, packed with ideas' --A.N Wilson, Reader's Digest
'Human plight and alien planet are both superbly evoked in a captivating and haunting book'
Dark Eden is an incredible novel --SFBooks
'Dark Eden is stunningly written' --SciFiNow
'... a strong contender for science-fiction novel of the year...There's no justice if Dark Eden, with its beautiful, terrifying planet, slowly revealed, fails to bring Beckett awards.' --Sunday Times
'... a superior piece of theologically nuanced science fiction... I for one would relish reading a sequel' --Guardian
About the Author
Chris Beckett is a university lecturer living in Cambridge. He has written over 20 short stories, many of them originally published in Interzone and Asimov's. In 2009 he won the Edge Hill Short Story competition for his collection of stories, The Turing Test.