Mike French

Mike French

Mike French is the owner and senior editor of the prestigious literary magazine, The View From Here which has been called many fine things since it started in 2007 including, "Attractive, informative, sparkling and useful" by Iain M. Banks and for having a "great passion and drive" by Booker shortlisted Tom McCarthy. Mike’s debut novel, The Ascent of Isaac Steward came out in 2011 with Cauliay Publishing and was nominated for The Galaxy National Book Awards which due to an unfortunate clerical error was awarded to Dawn French.

Born in Cornwall in 1967, Mike spent his childhood flipping between England and Scotland with a few years in between in Singapore. Splitting his time between his own writing, editing the magazine, running author workshops and working with atp media in Luton, Mike is married with three children and a growing number of pets. He currently lives in Luton in the UK and when not working watches Formula 1, eats Ben & Jerry's Phish Food and listens to Noah and the Whale.


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Edited by 2012-08-14 (Seregil of Rhiminee)
Speculative Fiction Novels (5)
2018  Fictional Alignment (An Android Awakes, #2)
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2015  An Android Awakes (An Android Awakes, #1)
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2013  Convergence (The Dandelion Trilogy, #3)
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2012  Blue Friday (The Dandelion Trilogy, #2)
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2011  The Ascent of Isaac Steward (The Dandelion Trilogy, #1)
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