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Fiction and Excerpts [5]

Five Experimental SFF Works by Writers From London

There’s a definite crossover between SFF themes and experimental literary practice in the UK of late, particularly in London. As the dominance of white, upper-middle class, male writers writing realist fiction about their lives continues to falter, new perspectives, new voices and new ways of thinking about the worlds we live in are emerging. Small presses are picking up on these exciting explorations of the boundaries of experience and literature, so I’m going to use this opportunity to direct the reader’s attention to the work of five writers who engage with science fiction and fantasy tropes, push the boundaries of literary genre and form, and are challenging the cultural status quo.

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Read Chapters Nine and Ten From Alex Pheby’s Mordew

God is dead, his corpse hidden in the catacombs beneath Mordew…

We’re thrilled to share an excerpt from Alex Pheby’s Mordew, the start of an astonishingly inventive epic fantasy trilogy full of unforgettable charactersincluding a talking dog who wants to be a philosopher. Mordew publishes September 14th with Tor Books—start reading chapter nine below, or head back to the beginning!

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Read Chapters Seven and Eight From Alex Pheby’s Mordew

God is dead, his corpse hidden in the catacombs beneath Mordew…

We’re thrilled to share an excerpt from Alex Pheby’s Mordew, the start of an astonishingly inventive epic fantasy trilogy full of unforgettable charactersincluding a talking dog who wants to be a philosopher. Mordew publishes September 14th with Tor Books—start reading chapter seven below, or head back to the beginning!

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Read Chapters Five and Six From Alex Pheby’s Mordew

God is dead, his corpse hidden in the catacombs beneath Mordew…

We’re thrilled to share an excerpt from Alex Pheby’s Mordew, the start of an astonishingly inventive epic fantasy trilogy full of unforgettable charactersincluding a talking dog who wants to be a philosopher. Mordew publishes September 14th with Tor Books—start reading chapter five below, or head back to the beginning!

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Read Chapters Three and Four From Alex Pheby’s Mordew

God is dead, his corpse hidden in the catacombs beneath Mordew…

We’re thrilled to share an excerpt from Alex Pheby’s Mordew, the start of an astonishingly inventive epic fantasy trilogy full of unforgettable charactersincluding a talking dog who wants to be a philosopher. Mordew publishes September 14th with Tor Books—start reading chapter three below, or head back to the beginning!

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Read the First Two Chapters From Alex Pheby’s Mordew

God is dead, his corpse hidden in the catacombs beneath Mordew…

We’re thrilled to share an excerpt from Alex Pheby’s Mordew, the start of an astonishingly inventive epic fantasy trilogy full of unforgettable charactersincluding a talking dog who wants to be a philosopher. Mordew publishes September 14th with Tor Books—check back for additional excerpts in the coming weeks!

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