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Colin F. Barnes

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Out now. SALT: a post-apocalytpic thriller. Buy now.

Colin F. Barnes is a publisher and full-time writer of cyberpunk and thriller novels. He's a member of both the British Fantasy Society and the British Science Fiction Association. He honed his craft with the London School of Journalism and the Open University (BA, English).

Colin has run a number of tech-based businesses, worked in rat-infested workshops, and scoured the back streets of London looking for characters and stories.

BOOKS
- Code Breakers: Alpha
- Code Breakers: Beta
- Code Breakers: Gamma
- Code Breakers: Delta
- Code Breakers: Prequel
- SALT: A Post-Apocalytpic Thriller.

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Whether to write a sequel to Hollow Space: Venture is a decision I have been mulling over for the past year. Should I write the follow-up or not? Should I find a co-writer or not? And often the loudest of these thoughts: what would Steve want?


Stephen Godden, aka TF Grant


For those who don’t know, I wrote this book with a dear friendand an amazingly talented writer. Steve Godden, aka T.F. Grant, sadly died shortly after we...

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“We tried to help them. They’re too far gone. If we let them in, the gene pool would fragment and wither. We can’t allow that.”
Colin F. Barnes, Artificial Evil

“Here’s my knife. It’s in its happy place right now, but it won’t hesitate to cut you.”
Colin F. Barnes, Artificial Evil

“Good morning, Gerry. Congratulations, you’re a D-Lottery winner. Your time starts now. Please ensure your personal affairs are in order and that your Last Will and Testament are filed with the City Earth Council and the Family. You’ll soon receive information on funeral rates, and a counsellor will be in touch with your next of kin to finalise your arrangements. Please enjoy your last week with us. Your sacrifice is appreciated by us all.”
Colin F. Barnes, Artificial Evil

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