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BristolCon Fringe presents Mark Lewis and Peter F Hamilton

January 13th, 2019 · No Comments

For those doing a double-take, yes you did read the title right…

Monday, 21st January 2019, at The Gryphon (41 Colston Street, Bristol, BS1 5AP). Doors at 7pm, with readings starting promptly at 7:30pm. The event usually finishes around 9pm to 9-30pm.

Mark Lewis has had over 25 short stories published, as well as several poems, and has had several scripts performed. He also regularly performs his own work at spoken word events, mainly in South West England but also Oxford, Brighton, London, Cardiff, Weston Super Mare and Paris. Mark is working on two novels, one is a Cyberpunk epic, the other a tale of conflicting alternate realities. Mark is a member of the Clockhouse London Writers and the British Fantasy Society. If you want to know more, check out the blog syntheticscribe.wordpress.com or Facebook page M M Lewis Writer

Peter F. Hamilton was born in the county of Rutland, UK, where he lived for fifty years before moving to Somerset with his family and a pair of very badly behaved Burmese cats. He sold his first professional story to Fear magazine in 1987, and subsequently began work on his first novel Mindstar Rising, the start of the futuristic Greg Mandel detective series. Since then his books have primarily been Space Operas, including The Night’s Dawn trilogy, the Commonwealth Saga, the Void trilogy, as well as several stand-alone books and short story collections. In 2015 he published The Secret Throne, the first of The Queen Of Dreams, a children’s fantasy trilogy, which featured his own children in lead roles, which was an attempted bribe to get them to read more. He is currently writing another science fiction trilogy called Salvation, the second of which, Salvation Lost, will be published in September / October 2019.

The event is free to attend and there will be a Q&A after the readings where the audience will have an opportunity to ask questions to the authors.

Books on the Hill will be selling books as always, as well as some splendid teas.

All welcome.

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