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Eddie Robson

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69+ Works 1,268 Membros 62 Críticas

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Hearts of Oak (2020) 110 exemplares
Phobos (2007) 41 exemplares
Human Resources, Part 1 (2007) — Autor — 41 exemplares
Human Resources, Part 2 (2007) — Autor — 40 exemplares
The Condemned (2008) — Autor — 39 exemplares
Memory Lane (2006) — Autor — 37 exemplares
Sky Jacks! (2013) 36 exemplares
I.D. / Urgent Calls (2007) — Autor — 35 exemplares
Grand Theft Cosmos (2008) 35 exemplares
The Raincloud Man (2008) — Autor — 32 exemplares
Film Noir (Virgin Film) (2005) 28 exemplares
Worldwide Web (2009) 25 exemplares
Masters of War (2008) — Autor — 25 exemplares
The Eight Truths (2009) 23 exemplares
Situation Vacant (2010) 23 exemplares
1963: Fanfare for the Common Men (2013) — Autor — 22 exemplares
Prisoner of the Sun (2011) 22 exemplares
Industrial Evolution (2011) — Autor — 22 exemplares
The Jupiter Conjunction (2012) — Autor — 21 exemplares
Present Danger (2010) 20 exemplares
The Secret History (2015) — Autor — 19 exemplares
Freedom of Information (2007) 18 exemplares
The Empire State (2006) — Autor — 18 exemplares
The Five Companions (2011) — Autor — 16 exemplares
Resurrecting the Past (2010) 15 exemplares
Beyond the Sea (2008) 15 exemplares
Binary (2012) 14 exemplares
Escaping the Future (2010) 14 exemplares
The Labyrinth of Buda Castle (2016) 14 exemplares
Coen Brothers (Virgin Film) (2003) 14 exemplares
The Jigsaw War (2012) 12 exemplares
Secret Origins (2009) 12 exemplares
Time in Office (2017) — Autor — 12 exemplares
The Apocalypse Mirror (2013) 10 exemplares
The Memory Bank and other stories (2016) — Autor — 10 exemplares
Time War: Susan's War (2020) — Autor — 9 exemplares
Black Thursday / Power Game (2019) — Autor — 8 exemplares
The Blood Furnace (2017) — Autor — 7 exemplares
Bernice Summerfield: The Story So Far, Volume Two (2018) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Potions Class (2020) 4 exemplares
Tomorrow Never Knows (2015) 4 exemplares
Many Happy Returns 3 exemplares
Charlotte Pollard: The Further Adventuress (2022) — Autor — 3 exemplares
Secrets of a Fortnite Fan (2021) 2 exemplares
All Hands on Deck 2 exemplares
El último escuadrón (2022) 1 exemplar
Dracula 1 exemplar
Urgent Calls 1 exemplar
Comic Books and Manga (2008) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Short Trips: Companions (2003) — Contribuidor — 58 exemplares
Professor Bernice Summerfield and the Dead Men Diaries (2000) — Contribuidor — 56 exemplares
Short Trips: Repercussions (2004) — Contribuidor — 50 exemplares
Short Trips: Time Signature (2006) — Contribuidor — 48 exemplares
Short Trips: A Day in the Life (2005) — Contribuidor — 48 exemplares
Short Trips: The History of Christmas (2005) — Contribuidor — 48 exemplares
Short Trips: Snapshots (2007) — Contribuidor — 38 exemplares
Short Trips: The Solar System (2005) — Contribuidor — 34 exemplares
A Life Worth Living (2005) — Contribuidor — 32 exemplares
Collected Works (2006) — Contribuidor — 31 exemplares
Short Trips: The Ghosts of Christmas (2007) — Contribuidor — 31 exemplares
Something Changed (2006) — Contribuidor — 29 exemplares
Short Trips: Christmas Around the World (2008) — Contribuidor — 27 exemplares
Missing Adventures (2007) — Contribuidor — 25 exemplares
Short Trips: Indefinable Magic (2009) — Contribuidor — 22 exemplares
The Diary of River Song: Series Five (2019) — Contribuidor — 22 exemplares
Secret Histories (2009) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
Re:Collections: The Best of Short Trips (2009) — Contribuidor — 19 exemplares
Bernice Summerfield: Epoch (2011) — Contribuidor — 12 exemplares
The Casebook of the Manleigh Halt Irregulars (2012) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares
In●Vision: Remembrance of the Daleks (2001) — Contributor "Review: Remembrance of things past" — 2 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
Local de nascimento
York, North Yorkshire, England
Locais de residência
Lancaster, Lancashire, England, UK
fiction writer



The end of this felt a little hectic, but overall I liked the story!
Started out as a basic slice-of-life sci-fi story of a translator working for an alien race that turns into a diplomatic conspiratorial murder mystery.
The stuff about truthiness and conspiracies online was prescient.
The story made sense when I read that the author has written for Dr. Who, because even when it was dark or scary at times, it was mostly a very funny, tongue-in-cheek book.
nessie_arduin | 7 outras críticas | Feb 1, 2024 |
I got halfway through this then skipped to the last chapter. The premise was interesting but the world-building was thin and the story just not interesting enough to hold my attention. Good characterization and the writing is engaging. I also liked the ending, despite my not knowing what happened after page 142.
fionaanne | 7 outras críticas | Nov 15, 2023 |
I'm not sure what to think after this one. Short, odd, a bit disconcerting. I feel like I'd like to talk with someone about this one, basically to compare notes as I'm not sure I picked up on everything.
beentsy | 8 outras críticas | Aug 12, 2023 |
I love the set up for this story. In a future Earth, an alien race has a tenuous relationship with humans. Lydia is a translator for a cultural attache which involves communicating mind-to-mind and then expressing Fitz's thoughts to humans. But dark forces are at work and Lydia and Fitz have to piece together the clues to uncover, and hopefully stop, whatever is being plotted.

Lydia is sharp and likable. Her relationship with Fitz is younger sister/older brother funny. The world-building is interesting and seamless and the story touches on the role of technology in our lives and its potentially damaging effect on our future. The plot is complicated but works well.

Love the British accent of audiobook narrator Amy Scanlon but she takes on an odd accent for female American characters.
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bookappeal | 7 outras críticas | Jun 11, 2023 |



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