Win Chris Beckett's MOTHER OF EDEN [ENDED]

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We have three copies of Chris Beckett’s latest science fiction novel, Mother of Eden, to give away. Each book is an uncorrected, bound proof of the kind usually only seen by industry insiders.

Mother of Eden is a critically-acclaimed tense and complex science fiction novel with a powerful environmental message. Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning author Chris Beckett has created an absorbing and complex world, and this one is a must for fans of classic science fiction. We’ll also be running a special Mother of Eden event in conjunction with our Bookwarm Podcast at the Fab Café, Manchester later this year. Watch this space for details.

MOTHER OF EDEN plot synopsis: Civilization has come to the alien, sunless planet its inhabitants call Eden. Just a few generations ago, the planet’s five hundred inhabitants huddled together in the light and warmth of the Forest’s lantern trees, afraid to venture out into the cold darkness around them. Now, humanity has spread across Eden, and two kingdoms have emerged. Both are sustained by violence and dominated by men – and both claim to be the favoured children of Gela, the woman who came to Eden long ago on a boat that could cross the stars, and became the mother of them all.


When young Starlight Brooking meets a handsome and powerful man from across Worldpool, she believes he will offer an outlet for her ambition and energy. But she has no inkling that she will become a stand-in for Gela herself, and wear Gela’s fabled ring on her own finger—or that in this role, powerful and powerless all at once, she will try to change the course of Eden’s history.

To win one of the three copies, just tell us:

Where is Mother of Eden set?

a) Pluto

b) The Planet Eden

c) Uranus

Send your answers (marked Mother of Eden) to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Entries need to be before the closing date of midnight, Sunday August 23rd.

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STARBURST do not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries due to the Internet or email problems. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Entrants must supply full details as required on the competition page, and comply with all rules to be eligible for the prizes. No responsibility is accepted for ineligible entries or entries made fraudulently. Unless otherwise stated, the Competition is not open to employees of: (a) the Company; and (b) any third party appointed by the Company to organise and/or manage the Competition; and (c) the Competition sponsor(s). This competition is a game promoted STARBURST. STARBURST's decision is final in every situation and no correspondence will be entered into. STARBURST reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control. Entrants must be UK residents and 18 or over. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition. The winners will be drawn at random from all the correct entries, and only they will be contacted personally. Prize must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives. STARBURST routinely adds the email addresses of competition entrants to the regular newsletter, in order to keep entrants informed of upcoming competition opportunities. Details of how to unsubscribe are contained within each newsletter. All information held by STARBURST will not be disclosed to any third parties. 

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