Set in Oxford, this incisive novel charts the breakdown of a community. A new mosque is to be built – on the site of a derelict pub. Gradually, half-hidden prejudices begin to surface, and relationships between the residents start to sour.
Published by The Friday Project, you can order your copy here.
Finches of Mars
Published 06/06/13 Brian’s last Science fiction novel is out now on Harper Collins subsidiary The Friday Project. Dedicated to his grandsons Finches of Mars follows a group of colonists and the problems they have in setting up a new society. Life can be sustained but new life will not prosper – the women on the planet only ever give birth to stillborn children. More on Finches of Mars here, order your copy here.
Brian reports that he has written two new novels: “I have just completed two more novels. They are with my agent. One’s an ordinary novel provisionally entitled Shades and Silences, while the other is SF, entitled All the Planets of the Zodiac.” More updates coming soon.