Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England, in 1964. He has worked as a pharmacist, software engineer and freelance journalist, but now writes full-time. To date, Stross has won two Hugo awards and been nominated twelve times. He has also won the Locus Award for Best Novel, the Locus Award for Best Novella and has been shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke and Nebula Awards. He is the author of the popular Merchant Princes and Empire Games series, set in the same world. In addition, his fiction has been translated into around a dozen languages. Stross lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, with his wife Feorag, a couple of cats, several thousand books, and an ever-changing herd of obsolescent computers.
Charles Stross takes on the 5 question interivew, and tells us about his novel Empire Games, his top tips for writing, and favourite (and timely) film.
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by @cstross - an hour ago
Work is ended today because the furry land piranha has woken up and CHOMP SCREAM AAAGH
by @cstross - 2 hours ago
@nervechannel Yes. (Also in "The Apocalypse Codex".)
by @cstross - 3 hours ago
@kristinalustig I am guessing that Amazon had both editions in their database since forever, and you clicked on the cheaper one ...?
by @cstross - 8 hours ago
@kristinalustig That's not a new book; it came out in trade paperback back in January, and is now available in smal… https://t.co/hoMYKnbhi0
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