Author Gareth L. Powell has joined the John Jarrold Literary Agency. Gareth is the author of the novels The Recollection and Silversands, and the short story collection The Last Reef, which was described by Morpheus Tales as â€œOne of the finest collections of SF short stories I have had the privilege of readingâ€ .
Gareth is currently working on a new novel for Solaris Books, entitled Ack-Ack Macaque, inspired by his short story of the same name, which won Interzone magazineâ€™s Readersâ€™ Poll for best short story of 2007.
As well as appearing regularly in Interzone and other magazines, Garethâ€™s work has also featured in a number of recent anthologies, including Future Bristol, Shine, Conflicts, Further Conflicts, StarShipSofa Stories Volume 3 and Dark Spires.
Gareth is a popular guest at conventions and other literary and genre events, and will be one of the Guests of Honour at BristolCon in October 2012.
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