Jonathan Swords-Holdsworth

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Jonathan Swords-HoldsworthJSH – is an Australian author of Slipstream and hard Science Fiction (with planned forays into Slipstream Fantasy and other genres).
Having grown up in the city of Melbourne's suburbia, JSH now lives in the Australian bush, with his partner and a small menagerie of animals and wildlife.
A former musician, software engineer and computer scientist by training, he has shifted back to writing full time. His other passions include astronomy, photography and travel.

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Average rating: 4.78 · 9 ratings · 7 reviews · 1 distinct work
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4.78 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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First read through of my 550 page novel ‘IMPASSE DAY’ complete. I still have some welding, bolting and re-routing to do, but the machine now has its final shape.

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An excellent little dollop of magical goodness! Won me over in the end with its twist, which of course I can't detail, but was rather nice.
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