Frances Hardinge





Frances Hardinge

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Frances Hardinge spent her childhood in a huge, isolated old house in a small, strange village, and the two things inspired her to write strange, magical stories from an early age. She studied English at Oxford University and now lives in Oxford, England.


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The World Science Fiction Convention, otherwise known as Loncon 3, is now less than a week away. I shall be at large, and may be spotted at these times and places:


Thursday 14th August: 20:30-21:00, London Suite 1 (ExCeL)

Reading

Frances will be reading an extract from her latest book, Cuckoo Song


Friday 15th August: 10:00-11:00, London Suite 3 (ExCeL)

Panel event: Fallen London – Recreating London...

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Average rating: 3.90 · 7,890 ratings · 1,385 reviews · 12 distinct works · Similar authors
Fly by Night (Fly By Night,...
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 3,215 ratings — published 2005 — 25 editions
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The Lost Conspiracy
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 1,148 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Well Witched
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 1,032 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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A Face Like Glass
4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 805 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Fly Trap (Fly By Night, #2)
4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 610 ratings — published 2010 — 7 editions
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Cuckoo Song
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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“True stories seldom have endings.
I don't want a happy ending, I want more story.”
Frances Hardinge, Fly by Night

“Everybody knew that books were dangerous. Read the wrong book, it was said, and the words crawled around your brain on black legs and drove you mad, wicked mad.”
Frances Hardinge, Fly by Night

“Tea is the magic key to the vault where my brain is kept.”
Frances Hardinge

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