M.G. Knight

year in books
Marina
5,948 books | 720 friends

Kris Mc...
1,942 books | 72 friends

Sabrina
2,003 books | 60 friends

Amie
462 books | 33 friends

Amy
Amy
431 books | 44 friends

Asvika
149 books | 101 friends

Paula D...
565 books | 8 friends

Charlot...
925 books | 74 friends

More friends…

M.G. Knight

Goodreads Author


Born
in Dartford, The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences

Member Since
November 2018

URL


Born in the county of Kent, just south of London, M G Knight spent most of his childhood playing on disused landfill sites or in abandoned chalk pits. I know what you’re thinking – Yuk! And they did smell pretty gross sometimes, but If you’ve ever watched 1970’s Doctor Who or Blake’s Seven, then you’ll know that he spent his formative years on what looked like an alien world.

When not running about with toy laser blasters or playing on his Sinclair Spectrum 128 (PlusTwo – the plus two is very important!) he developed a love for writing. English not only the language he spoke but also one of his favourite lessons at school.
Shortly after meeting his future wife, at the age of eleven, M G discovered the BBC Micro word processor.

Finding that ty
...more

To ask M.G. Knight questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

M.G. Knight This morning I woke up to a global pandemic. I survived, but the truth about humanity made me wish I hadn't.…moreThis morning I woke up to a global pandemic. I survived, but the truth about humanity made me wish I hadn't.(less)
M.G. Knight Boredom. Sitting alone in hotel rooms is a great inspiration for escapism.
…more
Boredom. Sitting alone in hotel rooms is a great inspiration for escapism.
(less)
Average rating: 4.22 · 9 ratings · 4 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Science of Santa Claus ...

4.40 avg rating — 5 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Discovered (Winter Family S...

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
C.O.O.P. (Winter Family Sag...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

3 Things Every Kid Should Know About Quantum Physics

3 things every kid should know about Quantum Physics...

Only a day left before my next book C.O.O.P. launches on Amazon.

One of the key bits of science in this one relates to the world of the quantum - i.e. the very, very, very small. So, here are few thoughts to share with your young reader to spark some discussion whilst enjoying the book together!

1. It's all about your point of view

Quantum physi Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on June 28, 2020 04:28 Tags: childrens, fantasy, sci-fi, ya
Discovered The Science of Santa Claus C.O.O.P.
(3 books)
by
4.22 avg rating — 9 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events.

Hyperion
M.G. Knight is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

M.G.’s Recent Updates

M.G. Knight is on page 335 of 482 of Hyperion
Hyperion by Dan Simmons
Hyperion
by Dan Simmons
progress: 
 
Rate this book
Clear rating
M.G. Knight is on page 233 of 482 of Hyperion
Hyperion by Dan Simmons
Hyperion
by Dan Simmons
progress: 
 
Rate this book
Clear rating
1130117
M.G. Knight is currently reading
Hyperion by Dan Simmons
Rate this book
Clear rating
M.G. Knight rated a book it was amazing
The Long Memory by Howard Clewes
Rate this book
Clear rating
M.G. Knight started reading
The Long Memory by Howard Clewes
Rate this book
Clear rating
M.G. Knight rated a book it was amazing
The Long Memory by Howard Clewes
Rate this book
Clear rating
M.G. Knight rated a book it was amazing
Tales from the Loop by Simon Stålenhag
Rate this book
Clear rating
Even though I'm not from a scandy land, I can relate to the images in this awesome work. Growing up in a landscape scarred by human activity, I totally get.

Season 2 of the TV series, has to be dinosaur related!

Loving this!

Now that I'm done, I can onl
...more
Time Travelling with a Hamster by Ross Welford
"Ross Welford is fast becoming one of my favorite writers in Children’s Literature. There’s something deeply engrossing in the adventures he spins. I was hooked by the title of the book. There’s no way I am NOT going to pick up a book when the title h" Read more of this review »
M.G. Knight rated a book it was amazing
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Rate this book
Clear rating
I think Amazon should have a crack at this as a TV series. Disturbing, and thought provoking. We've got away with this so far, without these chilling predictions coming to pass. It's not too late for it all to go wrong though... ...more
More of M.G.'s books…
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 127295 members — last activity 27 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
64233 Addicted to YA — 45846 members — last activity 8 minutes ago
“One must always be careful of books," said Tessa, "and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Ange ...more
26989 Goodreads Authors/Readers — 40089 members — last activity 47 minutes ago
This group is dedicated to connecting readers with Goodreads authors. It is divided by genres, and includes folders for writing resources, book websit ...more
1130117 Eco-Adventure Series Readup Group — 27 members — last activity Nov 07, 2020 11:52PM
Group for promoting Eco-Friendly Kids books & other great literature to create a love of reading for pleasure. Especially for getting together regular ...more



No comments have been added yet.