Stephen Palmer is the author of fifteen novels: Memory Seed (Orbit 1996), Glass (Orbit 1997), Flowercrash (Wildside 2002), Muezzinland (Wildside 2003), Hallucinating (Wildside 2004), The Rat And The Serpent (Prime Books 2005) and Urbis Morpheos (PS Publishing 2010). In 2014 Infinity Plus Books published his surreal slipstream steampunk novel Hairy London, then in 2015 the cyberpunk-influenced Beautiful Intelligence and No Grave For A Fox. In 2016 Infinity Plus published his steampunk, alt-Edwardian Factory Girl trilogy - The Girl With Two Souls / The Girl With One Friend / The Girl With No Soul. Ebooks of Muezzinland, Hallucinating and The Rat And The Serpent are available from Infinity Plus, who have also published the ebooks of Memory Seed, Glass and Flowercrash. In 2018 Infinity Plus published his WW1 novel Tommy Catkins, and in 2019 a return to themes of AI and algorithms The Autist. His short stories have been published by Wildside Press, Spectrum SF, Newcon Press, Mutation Press, Eibonvale Press, Solaris, TFQ, Unspoken Water, Kraxon Publishing, Tickety Boo Press, Dog Horn Press, Manchester Speculative Fiction Group, Woodbridge Press, Wayward Plants and Boo Books. Further short stories will appear in 2019 and onwards, including the Newcon Press collection of Memory Seed stories Tales From The Spired Inn. Stephen lives and works in Shropshire, UK.